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Glacier View Motel

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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“lady who runs”(3 reviews)
“restful sleep”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

No, you can't really see the glacier from the motel, but it none the less is a good value in accommodations when visiting Franz Joseph. Quiet, clean, comfortable, with all the basic amenities you's expect from a motor lodge, .it lies just on the outskirts...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Smaller efficiency room but provided with utensils for cooking. Owner is a bit strange with lots of restriction re: cooking but okay for us. Best thing about this place is great view of forest and fogs in the morning. It is reasonably priced. Pretty quiet...More

Thank bigboy61455
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Helpful staff , rooms well equipped with comfy bed and views of rural NZ Very quiet for sleep , always pleasant to wake up to the sounds of sheep Parking space outside room , a longish walk to village - prob 35 mins with no...More

Thank flatworm
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The view from the motel of the glacier is in fact much better than what you see on the glacier walk on the other side of town. The motel buildings on first impressions looked quite dated but on entering the unit we were pleasantly surprised....More

Thank Trish S
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Our agent booked this, it was not listed in the car's gps, but my hand held unit did show it. Small simple motel. Wifi was a bit dodgy the first night, but they reset it and all was well. You have to drive into town...More

Thank Edward A
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$61 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$61 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (54)
Room & Suite (32)
Dining (4)
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Raja V
20 November 2017|
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Response from glacierviewmotel | Property representative |
reception is open from 8.00 am until 8.00 pm
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k.lo44w
14 November 2016|
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all rooms have towels and toiletries
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Room Tips
"Furthest from the road"
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"Room 15 was designated wheelchair friendly and was quite large."
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"All rooms are of good quality"
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"One of the rooms furthest from the road is best"
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