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Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier

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  • Average19%
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“hot pools”(32 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The staff were very friendly and attentive during our stay. I cannot say enough about their commitment to looking after their guests. I left a travel wallet that included a substantial amount of cash.Not only did they find it but couriered it to me in...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Have recently travelled around lower half of South Island, nice accommodation but not only was this the smallest and the most expensive unit we stayed in, it was also one of only two places that didn't have Sky Tv. The other was a older holiday...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Accommodations here are clean. Our room was compact, but provided adequate space for us for our one-night stay. It is located one block off the main highway through town, and an easy walk to all the shops and restaurants. The view of the glacier from...More

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Stayed for 1 night whilst visiting the glacier. The motel is just of the main street but the townis very small so everythingis within a short walking distance. The room had all usual amenities tv, free wifi, fridge, microwave. The staff are friendly and dvds...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$77 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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$77 - US$166 (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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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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