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Mount Cook View Motel

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203 Cook Flat Road_(PO Box 47),, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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Mount Cook View Motel
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Ranked #8 of 10 Hotels in Fox Glacier
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a lovely stay! The motel is just out of town towards Lake Matheson but the views are worth it! In clear weather you get a much better view of the mountains and of course Mount Cook too. There was plenty of room for us and the owners were very friendly. My partner went for a run and I... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We chose this motel as it was the closest to Lake Matheson where I wanted to go for sunrise and sunset. It was also good value. The room was basic, but clean and quiet and had everything we needed and also had great views of mt cook outside the door

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Room 10 is a well-appointed suite with a terrace. The motel is a a long walk out of Fox Village, it is mid way between the village and Lake Matheson. The room was clean and well decorated and the owners were helpful. You rally an see Mount Cooke (and Mount Tasman) from the motel!

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

This motel is very good value for small or big family! The staff are very friendly & helpful, the kitchen facility enable us to cook decent food for 6 people as the equipments are complete including rice cooker & toaster. Great views just outside our room & location is 2 min drive to the Fox Guiding Building. We have a... More 

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Bunbury, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Booked into this Assur motel late in the day and got a family room for $130, was spacious and self contained. Bed was a little uncomfortable and pillows too soft but was close to town centre. Staff were very helpful and they had two small friendly dogs which got lots of scratches for me. The views from our door were... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We booked a Bungalow Unit based on availability and reviews from TA and luckily were able to watch as the mountains revealed themselves on both of our mornings. The unit was clean, comfortable and quiet . Our stay here was during the third week of our 6 week tour of NZ. I cook most of our meals so took heed... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I would like to say something about the view of Mount Cook but sadly the weather wasn't on our side! Our welcome was excellent and the lady who greeted us made sure that we had maps and new what activities were available. The kitchen facilities were basic but more than adequate, and there was a good supply of hot water.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great location with superb views of the mountain range provided the weather is good. Accommodation very spacious & the kitchen was well equipped if you want to prepare your own meals. If so you may want to stock up with produce before arriving as it is very expensive & limited in the local shop. Although we had a spa bath... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

Spacious cottage with direct view to the mountains. Two queen size beds aee placed so that one can see Mt . Cook first thing in morning. Has free but rather slow internet. The hostess was nice and helpful

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We stayed 3 nights in the Cottage Unit. The unit has 2 queen-size beds and 2 single bed. The back of the unit has a lovely view of Mt Cook. The apartment is clean. It comes with a kitchen and toilet facility. However a few of the cups were stained. We would recommend this place as it is quite near... More 

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