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    Ribbonwood Retreat

    26 Greens Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We’ve stayed at some lovely places during our tour of New Zealand, but this for sure is one of the best. Julie and Joe were fabulous hosts and our room was just amazing, with fabulous views on three sides, including one of the snow-topped mountains....More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Comfortable, Cozy ,friendly and knowledgeable but not obtrusive host . Great views and close to town . Decent size room , comfy bed and huge bathroom with tub and shower and breakfast was great though to be honest I’m not a big breakfast eater as...More

    Thank donojames
    Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed at Ribbonwood Retreat cottage during our honeymoon, and it was a highlight of our entire trip. Julie and Jonathan go out of their way to make you feel welcome. The cottage is cozy, clean and beautiful. You can tell they...More

    Thank Alicia D
    Response from Jules068, Owner at Ribbonwood RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

    Kia ora Alicia I am writing to say thanks for your beautiful review! We love to show off all that our area offers and you were lucky to get the best of us with splendid weather. You certainly squeezed all you could into the time...More

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    Very friendly hosts who went out of their way to make us feel at home on a rainy day. Spotless accommodation, great breakfast with produce from their own garden. We will definitely be back on our next visit to South Island !

    1  Thank HJPH
    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    We stayed in the cabin and had breakfast in the main house. Our stay was delightful. Our hosts gave us great information about the area. We had good weather and headed north in perfect sunshine. The area is interesting in that it is somewhat 'alpine'...More

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    Franz Josef Oasis
    384 reviews
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    Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier Hotel
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$191 - US$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
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    Room Tips
    "The separate cabin out back is fabulous."
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    "the cottage is quiet and has it's own decks on the front and back"
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    "Best view is upstairs on a good day but downstairs or the cottage may be better if you have mobility issues."
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