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    Fox Pod Hostel & Inn

    39 Sullivan Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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          Overview
          • Excellent33%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 5 January 2017

          The hostel was in poor shape. The rooms were dark and needed to be cleaned better. The bathrooms could be in better shape. The "Sauna" was indefinitely closed and the staff had no apologies nor compensation for this closed amenity. The free soup in the...More

          Thank Jspek
          Reviewed 5 January 2017

          We stayed here 2 nights over New Years', and paid $125 AUD per night as all other accommodation in the town was booked up. We were very disappointed with the standard at the hostel, especially given the price! Showers and toilets were dirty and not...More

          Thank xxemmamcdxx
          Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

          I wouldn't stay here again. The room was overall dirty, dead insects were squashed on the walls and the mattress was broken with springs poking into me all night. However, the attached Bigfoot restaurant was good. Avoid the hostel if possible.

          Thank Nicholas W
          Reviewed 20 December 2016

          It was the worse place that stayed on my trip to New Zealand. WI-FI didn't work, breakfast wasn't ready on the time (and it was just bread and cereal). The shower wetted the entire bathroom. Well, at least location was good..

          2  Thank Valeria M
          Reviewed 9 December 2016

          We stayed one night on the backpacker and we loved our stay ! The receptionists are lovely and the rooms are clean and quiet. We have free wifi and free breakfast and they are both nice. I recommend it !More

          Thank Jean F
          Response from Ambica A, Manager at Fox Pod Hostel & Inn

          Dear Guest, Koia Ora!! Thank you so much for your review on your stay with us. Your kind commendation of our property and services just brighten our day. We are committed to consistently provide warm and efficient services to all our guests and appreciative comments...More

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          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$35 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 28
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • West Coast Region >
          • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
          • Fox Glacier
          • Also Known As
          • Fox Glacier Hotel South Island
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          "Ask for a room that faces the car park - it may be less mouldy"
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          "superb location, multiple activities like skydiving nearby, a serene place"
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