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    Rainforest Retreat

    46 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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          US$58
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          Overview
          • Excellent34%
          • Very good40%
          • Average16%
          • Poor7%
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          Special Offer: Complimentary bottle of wine
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Knowing we would spend the night in town, we reserved a bunk at the Rainforest Retreat. Good thing, as they (and all other places to stay in town) were booked. The Rainforest generally caters to youth, with 4 or 6 bunk shared rooms. Some have...More

          Thank J L
          Response from RainforestFranzJosef, General Manager at Rainforest RetreatResponded 5 days ago

          Hi J L Thank you for the detailed review. I noticed that you stayed in February this year, you'll be pleased to here that since then we have overhauled our wifi and swapped providers and are now offering a far superior and free wifi service....More

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          Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

          Where to begin...we drove down from Hokatika. We arrived to our 3-bedroom Tree House and were immediately thrilled. Our family of five (3 boys) all loved the fact that we were secluded and surrounded by lush vegetation. It was gorgeous. The cabin was very new,...More

          Thank GinaLCP
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The location of the hotel is very good. It has adequate parking space and the rooms are pretty big. The staff is really friendly and guided us appropriately. Ours was the only group who had opted for breakfast but they ensured that they prepared everything...More

          Thank 868malharm
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Superb Holiday Park. Beautiful sight to wonder around. Great West coast Hospo. Facilities immaculate. A must stay in Franz Josep. Cabins, huts available in Rainforest. Tranquil + Restaurant on site, value for $

          Thank Amanda O
          Response from RainforestFranzJosef, General Manager at Rainforest RetreatResponded 1 week ago

          Hi Amanda O, Thank you for your kind review, it sounds like you certainly enjoyed our slice of paradise. I hope we get to welcome you again, Kind Regards Oscar

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Had a lovely stay at this site. Super friendly and helpful owner who lent us torches to see the glow worms and called the nearest garage to check if they had diesel for us. Highly recommended for all, the kitchen and toilets were in really...More

          Thank jhooton77
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          About
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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Free Internet
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
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          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$25 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Best Value Hotel in Franz Josef
          • #5 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 90
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          • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
          • Franz Josef
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          • Rainforest Retreat Hotel Franz Josef
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          DR_PLM
          How far is this location to the intercity bus stop coming from Greymouth? And about how far walking to the downtown?
          13 April 2017|
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          Response from Karishma S | Reviewed this property |
          I am not aware of the bus stop as we were in our own car but the hotel is in the main town. Everything is walking distance from the hotel . I guess the bus stop would be also nearby .
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          Laura B
          Hey, i'm looking to stay here for 2 nights in September for my partners 30th birthday. Cant quite decide what looks nicer between the tree hut and the cabin in the gecko village. As its her 30th want it to be a treat, quiet. what would you recommend having been there? Thank you!! Laura
          10 July 2016|
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          Response from Andrew J | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, We stayed in the tree house and it is very private and secluded. No walking traffic or motor vehicles go past it. So if you are after that I would highly recommend it. I can't really comment on the cabins as we didn't... More
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