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Warragul, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We were quite late arriving and left very early the next morning. I think we missed out on not being able to stay longer. The greeting on arrival was so friendly and welcoming. Recommended what I would imaging to be the best restaurant in town. Beautiful clean and warm comfortable room. I hope to stay with you again in the...

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bvfox, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time in writing this review. Hopefully you will come back and spend more time here in Fox Glacier. There is some amazing scenery to see.

Reviewed 25 September 2016

The high speed free wifi is an asset for this accommodation. The room was recently renovated and was very neat and clean. Service was friendly and helpful, as recommended by the owner we checked out the Hokitika gorge which is amazing. All around it was a good standard of accommodation for the price.

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bvfox, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier, responded to this review

We are glad you had a chance to see Hokitika Gorge, it is an amazing place. Thank you for your comments on your stay here with us.

Motueka, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Our room was very clean and warm. I got a very friendly welcome from a lovely lady. She advised where we could eat for dinner. Very comfortable beds, everything that you would need. Would highly recommend for anyone needing a place to stay at Fox Glacier.

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bvfox, Owner at Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on our motel here in Fox Glacier. We are glad that you found your room clean and comfortable. Hopefully we will see you back.

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We stayed in a Compact Queen unit which, not surprisingly, had a queen sized bed in a rather compact room. It was clean and felt new with a small but functional kitchenette. Notably, this was the only motel room during out trip that lacked a coffee plunger. The WiFi was free but on the slow side, possibly because we were...

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bvfox, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write your review. As you pointed out the unit you booked was Compact. We do have larger rooms available, which have more kitchen facilities, including a coffee plunger. As certain times of the day wifi can be slow in Fox Glacier, this is due to the capacity that is available in our small town,...

Bribie Island, Australia
Reviewed 1 September 2016

So impressed at the standard of this motel in such a small town. The room was so nice, comfortable bed and chairs. The heating was great. I read reviews and heard stories about the heating in New Zealand but found everywhere we stayed had really good heating! The bathroom was so clean and the shower hot. We also had a...

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bvfox, Owner at Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier, responded to this review

We are glad you took the time to write a review of your stay here in Fox Glacier. We endeavor to ensure that all guests are given information on places of interest and places to eat while here in our lovely village. We like to maintain a high level of cleanliness at all times in our rooms to ensure they...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

When I first entered this accommodation the lady who greeted me was lovely, she gave me lots of information regarding things to do around the area, and even provided her personal experiences/photos of the hike locations. The rooms were a decent size, warm, everything looked new and clean. Water pressure was great, comfort of bed was average. The motel provided...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Great room , cosy and warm . The rooms are small , only big enough for two people , bathrooms Spacious and simple yet clean . Good for one-2 night stop offs , however the town is small and does not offer a great selection of restaurants . The hotel receptionist was a bit odd and uncomfortable sense of humour...

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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Free parking, large comfortable rooms, pleasant bathroom and perfect location. Clean and cosy with excellent service and everything in walking distance though a car is useful to go to Lake Matheson and Franz Josef. Would definitely stay here again - really lovely

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Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

As soon as we walked through to reception we felt at home very warming lady that checked us in. Easy check in, room very easy to find. Great size room for our two night stayed offering a microwave which was very handy, heater was excellence never felt cold, shower was awesome with great pressure, bed super comfy.Free Internet in the...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We managed to dry most of our washing on the small wall heater which was great because we got drenched at Fox Glacier. The woman wouldn't let us check in before the set time so we went to get lunch and hung around until we could which was a little annoying. We had a continental breakfast, it was the standard...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newest accommodation complex in Fox Glacier. Superior accommodation in the heart of the Village. Stroll to restaurants and cafes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier

Address: 55 Main Road | Main Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7859, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
Price Range: $142 - $382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Bella Vista Motel Fox Glacier 4.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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