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    The Westhaven

    Statehighway 6, Fox Glacier | Westland, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    • Excellent36%
    • Very good48%
    • Average13%
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    Reviewed December 10, 2013

    Great stop right on the main road in Fox Glacier. Free washing machine, but expensive dryer ($2/20 min) - although they do provide drying racks you can take back to your room. Woman at the front desk was very friendly. Nothing extravagant, but clean and...More

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    Reviewed December 9, 2013

    Good service,nice view and warm hearted stuff,it's very close to the town center.can walk to the heli-hike point within 5 minutes. Excellent room with good kitchen facilities.The reception staff were very helpful.

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    Reviewed December 5, 2013

    Excellent room with good kitchen facilities but a little more expensive than we would normally pay. The motel's reduction on the helicopter flights more than made of for this though. Very clean and the reception staff were very helpful.

    Thank bowspritgirl
    Response from FoxWest, Manager at The WesthavenResponded December 8, 2013

    Hello bowspiritgirl, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Westhaven during your recent visit to the West Coast and the Glaciers and for your review. I'll certainly share your comments with our team, they'll be pleased to hear your review. Safe travels home l.

    Reviewed December 5, 2013

    Conveniently perched round the corner of the main street in Fox Glacier town, this Motel is close to all the restaurants and shops in this town. This town is a small place anyway. The rooms are adequately clean, medium sized and come with most amenities....More

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    Response from FoxWest, Manager at The WesthavenResponded December 8, 2013

    Hello Saga S, Thank you for your review, and for choosing to stay with us. We're pleased to read you used our full services, including our complimentary washing machines and $2 dryers. By arrangement, we always make arrangements to leave our Laundry Room unlocked for...More

    Reviewed November 30, 2013

    very helpful staff. good value for money. we were trying to visit Lake Matheson but it was running bit late when we arrived. So the staff offered to drive us there and pick us up later. Very grateful of the help.More

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    Response from FoxWest, Manager at The WesthavenResponded December 4, 2013

    Hello JanetXu, Thank you very much for your generous feedback and review. It's our pleasure to drive our guests around the local area (especially if you have arrived by shuttle or bus) so everyone can visit the Glaciers or to Lake Matheson. Best wishes for...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Microwave
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    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Fox Glacier
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    Alka G
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    Response from Richard N | Reviewed this property |
    As the crow flies it's probably only 20 km or so..and you can take a helicopter flight from the town up over the glaciers to view Aoraki. By road it's probably closer to 500km!! Your on the other side of the southern alps... More
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    "Rooms all seem the same. Just take what's available."
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    "Don't get one with an interconnecting door to the neighbouring room (2 or 3, perhaps others)"
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    "Rooms with view of moutrains were best, we didnt get one, but our room was still good x"
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