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Brisbane
Reviewed 31 March 2016

To be fair, it is pretty hard to give a true indication of this Motel because it was an absolutely miserable day when we were there i.e. heavy rain, very grey cloud & cold. The room itself was ok, it is located right in the middle of Fox Glacier so you can walk to everything.

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Nowra, Australia
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This is a typical road side motel. No frills or fancies, however, it was roomy and very clean. The bed was a bit too firm for me. At night it was quiet. The young man who was at reception was very helpful and pleasant. I have no real complaints. You get what you pay for and for us this was...

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2016

In Rm 18. Big patio window. Spacious with settee and table. 2 bedside tables, clock radio, TV, desk and 2 chairs. Microwave, fridge, tea and coffee. Large en suite with shower over bath. Breakfast delivered evening before (not very exciting). Very friendly reception. Limited wifi with passwords. Usual milk offered. Nice little town. Would recommend .

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2016

We were on a tour of New Zealand and this was not a chain motel. The motel was excellent although the initial appearance was functional but the rooms were large and comfortable with all facilities you could need. The bed was fairly firm and the bathroom had a bath/shower. This is a small village with limited restaurant options but all...

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 7 March 2016

This motel was situated walking distance from everything in the quaint little town of fox glacier. Check in was fast upon arrival and our room accommodations seemed fine when we first arrived until we had a closer look. The gentlemen who checked us in was very nice and helpful when we asked lots of questions. This motel provides all the...

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Whidbey Island, Washington
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Located as you enter Fox Glacier this hotel is a perfect location for tramping around the area. The rooms are spotless. Toiletries provided are top notch. Especially loved the lotion. Our stay included breakfast. A perfect way to begin the day. Upon check-in manager Matthew made us feel welcome and provided just the right amount of information. Loved Lake Matheson....

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UK
Reviewed 1 March 2016

I stayed here for one night. Matt on reception was friendly and helpful. My large studio room was accessed through a patio door directly from the free car park. It had two double beds, a bathroom with shower over the bath (good temperature & water pressure), TV on the wall, a microwave, and a noisy fridge. The free internet (only...

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Enterprise
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Well worth it. Spacious and clean. Staff very helpful. Free laundromat at a great location. Lots of tourists going to this area so try to reserve in advance. I got lucky at the last min. Get a better deal if you call or swing in.

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Reviewed 21 February 2016

Our stay at Westhaven was quite pleasant with no difficulties , except for the internet which didnt seem to work well. The room was very big, bathroom was nice too. Location is just okay. No views as such. Breakfast options were decent. There was nothing bad about hotel but nothing too great about it. Though I felt it a little...

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Good size room with settee, only fridge and microwave no cooker. Furnishings were a bit drab but looked brighter in other rooms. Parking in front of room, walking distance to shops and restaurant. Friendly helpful young man on duty. Wifi very slow, abandoned attempt.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Westhaven in Fox Glacier is located right in the heart of the Fox Glacier township. We are a modern stylish complex with 23 large studio units. Each room is self contained with private en suite bathroom with bath, shower and toilet. All rooms have a kitchenette which includes a fridge, microwave and kitchen appliances. Our beds are really comfortable, queen, king and super king beds are all available and all rooms have good heating, beds have electric blankets. We offer FREE internet access and have a guest laundry facility. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Westhaven

Address: Statehighway 6, Fox Glacier | Westland, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
Price Range: €91 - €153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Westhaven 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
The Westhaven Hotel Fox Glacier
Westhaven Fox Glacier
Westhaven Hotel Fox Glacier
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
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