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Rainforest Retreat

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46 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886 New Zealand See on map
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4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Rooms were ok but very cramped. Bathroom facilities were decent. Average kitchen and lounge area. The attached Monsoon Bar is great. The free WiFi is shocking - unable to even send a message without standing outside reception or in the bar.

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Amazing scenery, great accomodation (stayed in the deluxe tree house with serene private hot tub on deck), the staff was very friendly welcoming and helpful. The ideal place for nature lovers with all sorts of adventure within reach, very nice and clean amenities, very fairly...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed in the two bedroom Deluxe tree house, absolutely perfect accommodation in a beautiful town. Everything you could need including deck with hot tub. Only really disappointing thing was paying for luxury and privacy meant whilst in the hot tub or when looking out at...More

Thank O338GOdaveh
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed 1 night in a tree lodge and the room with the surrounding ambiance made this 1 of our favorite stays along the West Coast. The room was clean, comfortable, quiet and felt secluded. We had a breakfast basket with our stay and it...More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in one of the Gecko Cottages at Rainforest Retreat. Private cottage, and quiet. Bed was quite comfy. Upon checking in at Reception received a small bottle of milk to take with us, and a map with clear directions on where to find our cottage....More

Thank Janice E
Response from oscar767, General Manager at Rainforest RetreatResponded 5 days ago

Hi Janice, Thank you for staying, it sounds like you enjoyed your stay in our little slice of paradise. Happy travels, Oscar

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Deep In the heart of West Coast Glacier country, Rainforest Retreat is a rare find, with a range of accommodation set amongst lush native bush in Franz Josef township. Enjoy privacy and sanctuary in More secluded cottages and tree huts, relax in the spas and sauna, dine out and have fun at the bar/restaurant, or just relish the bush setting and cook up barbecues with new friends. From luxury tree huts to backpackers rooms, Rainforest Retreat has accommodation to suit every style of traveller; from couples to family groups to young individuals on a budget. Rainforest Retreat provides excellent value and a special atmosphere; with a focus on superb service, cleanliness and a range of great facilities to satisfy all of our guests. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
90
Price range
US$28 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rainforest Retreat Hotel Franz Josef
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
90
Price range
US$28 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rainforest Retreat Hotel Franz Josef
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
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DR_PLM
13 April 2017|
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Response from olivierb489 | Reviewed this property |
The bus stop is downtown and both are 150 meters away from the rainforest retreat (Franz Joseph is quite small actually)
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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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"All sites are nice and quiet."
pjmccarthy39
7 Oct 2018
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"Deluxe Tree Hut with hot tub was awesome"
NikaP8
2 Oct 2018
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"Treehouse #12 is new with 2 large bedrooms each with its own bathroom and it has its own private hot tub on..."
JBJSW
27 Jul 2018
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"The best location with all facilities."
Sudeesh74
23 Jul 2018
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