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    Rainforest Retreat

    46 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent35%
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    • Average16%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    My wife and I toured New Zealand for a month during February and March 2017. We have provided reviews of all the places we stayed at during our tour. To see the reviews of the other places we stayed at please click on my name...More

    Thank TravellerCymruWales
    Response from Mike H, Manager at Rainforest RetreatResponded 2 days ago

    Hi there, Firstly, can I say that we are extremely sorry that you did not enjoy your stay at Rainforest. We pride ourselves on offering the best possible experience for our wide range of guests. This was not your experience and we take your complaint...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 3 days ago via mobile

    Except from the fact that it is quite old (facilities such as carpet in the room and sofas in the living room is quite old), bed is quite low (you can't sit with your back straight), the rest is quite cool! Love their kitchen which...More

    Thank aheocona
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We stayed here for 2 nights while traveling with the kiwi experience bus. We stayed in a hut type room with a double bed. The room was pretty small as it also had a bunk bed in there but we managed but I don't know...More

    Thank aholding2014
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We really enjoyed our 2 night stay in a tree lodge. The cabin was in a lovely forest type setting and was the perfect size for 2 people. There is a wide variety of accommodation here so a real mix of travellers from those on...More

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    Aspen Court Franz Josef
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$26 - US$269 (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
    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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    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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