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    Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier

    34 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
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    5 Nov 6 Nov
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    Traveller (73)
    Room & Suite (54)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good48%
    • Average18%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “hot pools” (29 reviews)
    “new zealand” (21 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 327 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We got a studio at ground floor with mountain view, car park in front the room but doesn’t matter, we consider as easy access... the town is very small so it’s convenient to walk around including to the glow worm place... friendly staff...

    Thank Kelly T
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The Bella vista was a nice place to stay in FJ, good location (almost right opposite the wildlife centre) and clean, comfortable self contained rooms. Nothing remarkable but a good place to stay in FJ.

    Thank Hannah S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed two nights to see the Glacier and enjoy the areas sights. The Motel was still under a large fit out and the Building contractor was working hard to complete the work. Booking was efficient, the room clean and tidy. Room was rather small, bed...More

    Thank 52Diane
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I booked a king studio with mountain view room nearly six weeks before our arrival in Franz Josef via the hotel's website. Upon arrival, we were told they had re-accommodated use at a motel up the street due to continued construction at Bella Vista. This...More

    Thank Ed K
    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    Clean room with all the necessary cooking equipments. Strong WIFI and located near to supermarket and cafes as well as the Franz Josef glacier. Nice selection of DVDs at the counter free for guests. Fast check-in and check-out.

    Thank Eleawong14
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Franz Josef
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Franz Josef
    • Also Known As
    • Bella Vista Hotel Franz Josef
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    Traveller (73)
    Room & Suite (54)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (38)
    Bathroom (8)
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    1,216 reviews
    .33 km away
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    Nearby Attractions
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    22 July 2016|
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    Response from mikeymush | Reviewed this property |
    Like many other guests we took our own. With supermarkets close by we were never short of any fresh produce. Alternatively there are many facilities within a stones throw that serve breakfast if you require cooked.
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    "as fro ground floor if you have mobility issues. there is no lift for upstairs"
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    "None of our (18 people) group had anything negative to say about The Bella Vista Motel at Franz Josef."
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    "Upstairs would be better"
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    "Mountain view rooms are on first floor - we thought it was worth paying a little extra for them."
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