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    Rainforest Motel

    15 Cook Flat Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    Traveller (83)
    Room & Suite (31)
    Dining (4)
    • Excellent40%
    • Very good46%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Accessible rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 243 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    It's one of the warmest place we've stayed during our trip. We're grateful for the fact that it has a bathroom fan heater as it warms up the whole bathroom in a jiffy. The whole place is vast and the kitchen is really well equipped!...More

    Thank christmasweien
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here for one night. The room was clean, comfortable & had everything we needed. The owner was very friendly. Good motel for a short stay & for the budget conscious. It was a very short walk to the main strip. The owner was very...More

    Thank maddyg79
    Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

    Motel was a super cheap place to stay at first one night and was actually pretty nice. Room has heaters and large shower! Friendly pub just around the corner with good food! Motel is really close to Fox Glacier walks.

    Thank charlotte p
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    Room was large and fully equipped kitchen with a large bathroom/toilet as well. Bed was good and it had everything one needed. A few little maintenance issues needing addressing but other than that, a perfect motel for a short stay for lower cost than other...More

    Thank Melissa B
    Reviewed 2 July 2017

    I really enjoyed my stay at the Rainforest Motel - 3 nights/4 days. Andy, the owner, was great. As it was off-season, I wasn't expecting much; but he provided a high-level of service: helpful, responded immediately to requests, offered recommendations on things to do in...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$76 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Fox Glacier
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Fox Glacier
    • Also Known As
    • Rainforest Motel Fox Glacier ,
    • Rainforest Hotel Fox Glacier
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    Traveller (83)
    Room & Suite (31)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (53)
    Bathroom (8)
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    14 September 2015|
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    Response from CherylR87 | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in a 2 BR with 1 bathroom. It was quite spacious and comfortable. No bath though only shower. Not sure if that is an issue for baby. 2 bathroom unit may have bath in it possibly. We also found the owner very... More
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    "Its a motel, its OK"
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    "If two couples are booking together, get rooms 5 and 6 - they are separate from other rooms."
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    "Corner rooms are best"
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    "The higher the room number the further away from the road."
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