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    Sunset Motel

    93 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
    011 64 3-668 5712
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good35%
    • Average15%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Internet
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    Kitchenette
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is not a fancy hotel, but is well appointed, very clean and has a very nice outlook to the mountains. Close to town and very quite ( except for the next door rooster ). Ask for a view room. Good value.

    Thank Gordon B
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Of the 26 places we've stayed on our trip, this was my least favorite. While it wasn't horrible, it wasn't special except for the view once the clouds lifted. The desk clerk was very perky but a bit robotic in his welcome speech. The electric...More

    Thank ColoTripPlanner
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed here one night and have no complaints. The room was a good size and contained: comfortable queen sized bed; settee; desk and chairs; coffee table; iron and board; tv; fridge with milk; microwave; stove top; heater; toaster etc.. There's also a separate bathroom...More

    Thank gfsc5
    Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

    This is a reasonably newly built motel in a nice modern design, about 1km from town so it is really quiet, the rooms are modern and extremely clean with a nice kitchenette. The units all have their own hot water system so you will not...More

    Thank Iggybah
    Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

    We had the double bed suite style room for two nights. Room was really big with a couch, desk, and kitchen. No oven so can only cook on the stove or microwave. Heat and WiFi works great. Our outdoor patio to sit and enjoy the...More

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    Aspen Court Franz Josef
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$93 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • #2 Family Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
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    • West Coast Region >
    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Fox Glacier
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    • Sunset Motel Fox Glacier ,
    • Sunset Hotel Fox Glacier
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    B1RD1E2014
    20 June 2017|
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    Response from sunsetmotellers | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question. I'm not sure why this has come up now when you stayed in 2012. I can't find any reviews on tripadvisor from you. As you can imagine many things have been replaced, changed or fixed in 5 years... More
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    25 October 2015|
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    Response from sunsetmotellers | Property representative |
    Hi The lake is about 4 minutes by car and a 40 minute walk. Sunrise is at 8:00am Thanks Bruce
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    15 May 2015|
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    Response from sunsetmotellers | Property representative |
    Hi Yes all bathrooms have hairdryers and we have a safe in our own home for guests to use. Regards Bruce
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    "We had room number 8 which on a clear day had views of Mt Cook"
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    "All rooms are ground level and on a quiet street in the country."
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    "Get a mountain view"
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    "The east-facing rooms probably have a nicer outlook."
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