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Westwood Lodge- A Select Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Taigum
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great bed and breakfast. Room was fantastic, food was really good, beautiful views and was nice to sit by the fire in the lounge area. Benson the dog even collected the room key at the end of the stay.

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had travelled up from Wanaka by car and were delighted with the first impressions of Westwood Lodge. Our room was very well equipped and was both spacious and clean. Sliding doors out to a patio, gave us our own outside area if we had wanted. The lounge area was stunning and the view of the glacier through the massive...

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Thank goodtrees
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We stayed in room #9 with a small LR for 3 days. We enjoyed it very much. There was no view but it was well appointed (albeit it could use a dresser or drawers and a few more hooks). It was so great to have two sinks - a rarity in NZ. The bed was comfy, the pillows, like everywhere,...

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Thank GoingForIt77
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Everything about this place was great, from the people to the breakfast. Standard BnB with a very cool lounging area. The views are likely stunning, but we were there when it rained, so didn't have the opportunity to take everything in. They have an agreement with a few of the restaurants in town for pick up/dropoff service along with a...

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Thank Jesse B
Oxfordshire
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We had a warm welcome from Kaz and her two resident adorable labradoodles. Kaz kindly booked the Blue Ice restaurant for our dinner that evening. They offer a complimentary pick up and collection in their hummer. The room was spacious as was the bathroom with lovely toiletries. Fresh fruit and cookies in the room and the best hairdryer of the...

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Thank Cat050
Plymouth Meeting PA
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Comfortable, beautiful, sweet dogs, great location. One night was not enough! It was a lodge type experience, but we had to head to the nearby glacier tour. Breakfast was included and it was great. Our hostess was very nice too.

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Thank urbanrenewal
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This is an impersonal but perfectly functional place to stay. Rather dreary dining room with a poor breakfast. Over sweetened fruit juices, tinned fruit and bad selection of cereals. The muesli was bulked up with all bran. Fine for one night but would have been depressed if staying longer.

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Westwood0112, Owner at Westwood Lodge- A Select Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jeremy I am sorry to hear that we did met your expectations. Our breakfast room Is located in the Main Lodge along with our Lounge & Bar. This is a very spacious area with picture windows facing the Franz Josef Glacier. Along with a choice of a cooked breakfast dish from our breakfast menu also included is a continental...

Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Spent 3 nights here and found it to be very comfortable. Bathroom was extremely clean and up to date. Bed was very comfortable too. Breakfast was good, but very strict on timing we were already eating breakfast when another guest came in at 8.55am and was told that the kitchen closed at 9am so he had to order there and...

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Thank Sue S
Chicago
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Very comfortable, spacious and very well equipped. Bathroom was luxurious. Loved the two labradoodles, Benson and Zach. They were really friendly and loved to be petted - which we were more than happy to do. Excellent breakfast. Highly recommend.

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Westwood0112, Owner at Westwood Lodge- A Select Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time review your stay here at Westwood Lodge. Benson & Zak to enjoy meeting & greeting our guests as much as I do. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us & should you be travelling this way afain we hope to see you again. Best Wishes Kaz Gilmore

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The lodge was warm and welcoming after a long day of hiking in the rain. Great to see 2 labradoodles, Zach and Benson greet us. They added to the relaxing experience. Kaz has created a great environment that is upscale for the surrounding area. Beds were some of the best on our 15 day trip through the south island. Rooms...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Westwood Lodge offer stylish cotemporary accommodation set in a delightful landscaped native garden with Alpine & Glacier views. All rooms are superbly comfortable, choose between the Main House Suites with a luxurious French tub or a Coach House suite with fantastic alpine views. All suites have underfloor heated spacious ensuites with dual handbasins & large open titled showers. For total comfort all include complimentary toiletries, robes & hairdryers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Westwood Lodge- A Select Hotel

Address: State Highway 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Price Range: €140 - €230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Westwood Lodge- A Select Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“All rooms seem accessible.”
urbanrenewal, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the main building may have some cross noise from the hallway.”
mudrunner2016, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had a Coach House Suite and while pricier, the views and gorgeous tranquil garden were worth it!”
  • Franz Joseph glacier
  • View from our patio
  • Gorgeous gardens out our room door
322shaunat, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Back porches are nice in the morning”
  • bathroom!
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lindsays495, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The suites in the central building are more convenient for accessing the lounge, breakfast, etc.”
GlennW64, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
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