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Glacier Highway Motel

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Our motel is brand new and opened in December 2017. We are located in Glacier Country and are situated just 4 km north of the Franz Josef village centre providing guests a tranquil, relaxing setting with rainforest and native bush views. This rural architecturally designed motel has 12 units featuring modern stylish decor with quality furniture and fittings.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free Internet
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Paid Wifi
Wheelchair Access
Room features
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
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17Reviews
30Photos
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2Room tips
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Stayed here one night on a passing visit through Franz Josef Place is brand new and spotlessly clean. Location is around a 3 minute drive outside of Franz Josef Monique - the manager - and the rest of the staff are really friendly and extremely helpful. Wi-Fi is a little hit
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Response from JoanB2543, Owner at Glacier Highway Motel
Responded 1 week ago
We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Monique and the staff are only too happy to help anyone. thank you.
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This is a small establishment of about 12 apartments. It is a few minutes out of town and therefore peaceful. It is, however very convenient for access to the town with its plentiful supply of shops and cafes. The apartments are large and well appointed. It was clearly
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Response from JoanB2543, Manager at Glacier Highway Motel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for that lovely review, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind Regards, Monique
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Everything is expensive in Franz Josef so expect to pay top dollar even for a basic motel room. The complex is very new and tidy. The lady on reception was very friendly and helpful. We stayed in a studio king and although it had everything we needed it could have been more
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Response from JoanB2543, Manager at Glacier Highway Motel
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for your feedback, I will take that on board and make sure there are more supplies in the rooms. Monique.
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Great place to stay great friendly service on arrival really modern and new rooms has facilities to cook meals very clean and tidy and parking for each room only 5 mins away from glacier township and glaciers
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Response from JoanB2543, Manager at Glacier Highway Motel
Responded 12 Feb 2019
Thank you 647robbiem, glad you enjoyed your stay, I hope that the rest of your trip was fantastic! Regards, Monique
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We stayed here for 2 nights in December and really enjoyed our visit. We booked the 2 bedroom unit and were pleasantly surprised how spacious and nicely decorated it was. The staff were all wonderful and housekeeping were prompt and they had our unit cleaned to perfection by
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"All the units are located on a good distance from the main road, so it's guiet."
PRICE RANGE
US$67 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandWest Coast RegionWestland National Park (Te Wahipounamu)Franz Josef
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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