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Naperville, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 21 May 2014

The staff was very helpful and encourage us to go to her anytime with our questions. The room is large and clean. We had a king bed and it was very comfortable. The motel is located next to all the shops and restaurants. We walked to dinner etc. We appreciated the information the staff gave us regarding hikes. We took...

1Thank Vickie M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Pleasant staff and made welcome on arrival. All very clean throughout and everything required was provided. Large comfy bed, no duvet cover only a sheet, which I wasn't happy about and the room was a little on the small side. Walls not sound proof and could hear people in the next room talking and using the bathroom facilities. Not happy...

1Thank sue56_11
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Lovely Modern rooms with microwave, kitchenette, and lovely bathroom. Comfy beds and nice clean linen. Definitely recommend this motel. Easy walk to shops and drive to Glacier and Lake Matheson. Spotlessly clean.

Thank Kaye R
Reviewed 1 May 2014

We arrived just after a major storm had hit the area. There had been no power overnight and mo real prospect of it being restored during our stay. The owners were very apologetic, not that they could do much about it nor it was their fault! We were upgraded with our room - a bigger bed and, if there had...

Thank stennie53
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Excellent place to stay, would stay again. Modern Facilities, comfortable bed. I believe there was a microwave in the room. (We didn't do any cooking at this stop). The bathroom was modern and provided an excellent shower. Free wifi was also helpful. It is in easy walking distance to all the restaurants and shops in the area. The staff were...

Thank TimTam8765
Reviewed 23 April 2014

Fox Glacier is toward the end of our journey through the South Island so were feeling tired and in need of some pampering. When we checked in we were greeted by friendly staff who were willing to assist us get the most of our trip to Fox. The accommodation is quite modern compared to many hotels in the south island....

Thank LoganX6
Tea Gardens, Australia
Reviewed 9 April 2014

This motel was excellent, in nearly every way. We had one of the ground floor rooms at the far end of the complex, furthest away from the office. The room itself was adequate as far as facilities were concerned but very comfortable for sleeping. I don't normally rate bathrooms, but this one was a nine. Very new and impressive. We...

Thank BobSuker
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 April 2014

Only booked here for 1 night, but should have stayed longer. The staff and facitlities were exellent. On check in we were advised of all the activites in the area. Jill booked us a flight over the Glacier with a landing. It was superb and would reccommend this to everyone. We were given 500mb of free wifi, which was really...

Thank Jackie A
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Jill and Bill are most welcoming hosts with a wealth of local information. Nothing was too much trouble for them and they even loaned us bikes. The units are spotless and well equipped. There are good eating places nearby and make the effort to go to Lake Matheson where the restaurant is excellent. Immediately behind the motel is the walkway/cycleway...

Thank Mar186525
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 March 2014

On a recent trip around the South Island we stayed for a couple of nights at this motel. The owners were very helpful in explaining to us the local attractions, a walk around Lake Matheson is a must! The food at the restaurant next door was excellent. And this motel was extremely clean, modern and well appointed, we enjoyed the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • 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: $141 - $371 (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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