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Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier

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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“hot pools”(32 reviews)
“ground floor”(7 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The town itself is really geared solely around the glacier, so we weren’t sure what to expect. So we were pleasantly surprised by this motel. It’s not luxurious, but it is comfortable and was warm (important in winter!) so we were happy, and the staff...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent little motel with friendly service. Bedding and shower were very clean. Room is a little small with luggage but not a huge issue. Wi fi speed is decent. Overall good value for the price and location.

Thank Kay C
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Just staying one night while on a driving tour. Room was pretty clean even though it’s a bit dated. Free WiFi was nice and fast enough to do the “essentials”. Very close to a great restaurant and many local things to do. Staff was nice...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 4 May 2018

We had a good stay here for 2 nights with family. A clean room with comfortable beds and clean linen. Kitchenette was a little tight, but had the basic cutlery and pots/pans provided. Wifi was strong and had no issues. The room looked a little...More

Thank PraveensView
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Located close to all amenities. Very comfortable room with plenty tea and coffee available. Helpful staff at front desk with good recommendations. I would stay here again. Free car park available at this motel

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Franz Josef
#6 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Franz Josef
#6 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Khush1609
22 July 2016|
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Response from mikeymush | Reviewed this property |
Like many other guests we took our own. With supermarkets close by we were never short of any fresh produce. Alternatively there are many facilities within a stones throw that serve breakfast if you require cooked.
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"#2 was a quiet room facing the parking lot."
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"as fro ground floor if you have mobility issues. there is no lift for upstairs"
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"None of our (18 people) group had anything negative to say about The Bella Vista Motel at Franz Josef."
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"Upstairs would be better"
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