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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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Free Internet
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Paid Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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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 5 days ago
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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Just stayed here for three nights while doing helihike on Fox glacier. Monique the manager could not have been more helpful. She booked our trip and was on hand at all times with advice and a friendly smile. A perfect holiday host. The complex is new and rooms excellent. Good
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Response from JoanB2543, Manager at Glacier Highway Motel
Responded 2 Dec 2018
Thank you so much for your lovely review, we really enjoyed having you staying her with us! Kind Regards, Monique and team.
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An exceptional stay here. We are on a 3 week road trip with 5 and 7 year old boys and the Glacier Highway Motel has all the comforts of home, including the kid friendly motel dog, Poppy. Accomodation was completely new and fastidiously clean with bonuses like Foxtel (can’t go
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Response from JoanB2543, Manager at Glacier Highway Motel
Responded 26 Sep 2018
Thank you for your lovely, positive feedback...please tell the boys that Poppy is missing them this morning! Enjoy the rest of your trip =) Monique.
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Not sure why this place is classified as specialty lodging, but it should be one of the top hotels/motels in Franz Josef. It's short drive away from the center of town, but not an issue if you have a car. Very friendly innkeepers. The rooms were practically brand new,
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Response from Joan B, Manager at Glacier Highway Motel
Responded 7 Sep 2018
Thank you for your review, I am not sure why we are classififed as 'specialty lodging' either! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Monique.
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"All the units are located on a good distance from the main road, so it's guiet."
PRICE RANGE
US$68 - US$222 (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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