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Glenfern Villas Franz Josef

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State Highway 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

As a party of one couple and two adult friends we found this apartment more than spacious for the one night we stayed! There was a double bedded room downstairs and a twin bedded room upstairs....a LITTLE uncomfortable if, like me, you are 5'10'' as the upstairs has a sloping ceiling! It was easy to heat the villa. There was... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a spacious lodge, 2 storey's with a spacious twin bedded room upstairs and good size living, dining and (very well equipped) kitchen space with a bathroom and double room downstairs. The park area itself is great, 3 lovely resident alpacas and 2 sheep, boules area and trampoline as well as great mountain views and is located a short... More 

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a two bedroom villa for 5, with a bed each for our teenagers. Lovely feeling of space in the villa. Friendly informative staff, even with a changeover in progress. Could do with some heating in the bathroom to dry the towels.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had two nights in a two bedroom villa. It was well equipped. We took advantage of the free DVDs library as it rained whilst we were there. Location is good The beds were comfortable although the single beds did not have headboards; if you pushed the beds up to the wall the bedside light went off. We chose this motel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a 1 bedroom villa which was very spacious with a deck outside. The villas are lovely. Parking is right outside the villa and there are laundry facilities at the reception are which were very welcome.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

My husband and I stayed in a one bedroom villa. It was really spacious and easy to heat. It was very clean and well maintained. The king size bed was very comfortable. The kitchen well equipped with an oven, stove top and fridge freezer. The staff were very friendly. The best part was taking advantage of their winter special. Pay... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights in a 2 bedroom villa with 5 friends, located a short 3 minute drive out of town. Villas were spacious and clean. Bed was comfortable and small kitchen was handy. Staff were friendly and accommodating. They booked our helicopter ride up to the glacier at a discounted price. Free on site parking was great since... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Stayed here for a day in November. The villa was beautiful. The only downside was that it rained the entire duration of our trip, hence, we were unable to venture outside and enjoy the glacier region. The villa itself was very tastefully done and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The staff was very helpful and friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

You have to stay here if you go to fox glacier its close by. This has all amenities and was our perfect spot to stay. I loved the attic bedroom. It's got a great location on the foot of the mountains. It has wifi too, I loved the shower with the water so fresh that just wanted to stay there.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My adult daughter and I stayed in a beautiful villa with amazing views. Comfortable and clean, we would have been happy to stay longer. Not close to town, but that only added to the charm and serenity. It's only a few minutes drive into town. The management were super, so helpful and patient with booking last minute glacier helicopter flights.... More 

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