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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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Really enjoyed our stay - we were in a tree lodge and it was a very spacious and comfortable room. Loved the little terrace with nice views of the rainforest setting. The staff were very friendly, I'm just sorry we could only stay one night!...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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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

Date of stay: March 2018
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Reviewed today

We stayed in a Deluxe Tree Lodge unit at the Rainforest Retreat. It was newly updated and had many nice amenities. Even though you're only 2 minutes off the main highway it felt remote and quiet. These raised tree huts, lodges and houses are a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank WindyCityWanderlust
Reviewed yesterday

This was our second visit to Rainforest Retreat staying in the Luxury Tree Houses. Such a beautiful place that we will return again. The bar/restaurant onsite are handy, and the food and service was good.

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank AddCoffee
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed for 1 night (Xmas Eve) in our campervan, and would recommend this campsite to anyone travelling in the Franz Josef area. The surroundings are fab, with walks and glowworms to please anyone. The facilities were clean and well appointed. The powered site we...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Description
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$66 - US$314 (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$66 - US$314 (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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"Deluxe Tree Lodges are a good option for 2-3 people. Clean, and with nice amenities..."
WindyCityWanderlust
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"The accommodation was perfect. However our view was of the back of another Tree House."
sdove2016
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"Deluxe treehouse is very quiet and private"
734kerrik
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"Room 10 was great a two bedroom suite with a spa"
AoteaTravelMan
30 Nov 2018
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