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Bunbury, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were warmly welcomed by Deborah who offered a large umbrella and torch to show us the way to the Glow worms. The 2 bedroom unit had a view of the mountain, was clean and with comfy bed. We could hear the guests in the unit next to us, but did not prevent us from a good sleep. 5 minute... More 

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Lixnaw, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the welcome at reception to our handing in the key on departure everything was good. Clean, modern, plenty of room and a comfortable bed. Good WiFi and parking outside the door.In walking distance of a range of restaurants.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small hotel is a bit quirky but a great place to stay in the tiny town of Fox Glacier. Location is very close to the DoC information centre and the selection of very good cafes and restaurants. The accommodation is excellent. Warm. Gracious. And ready for your backpacks, boots, and gear. The breakfast is excellent with breads and muffins,... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Very quiet and peaceful. Great host. The ceiling skylight was a bit of a nuisance because a security light shone through it all night. Otherwise it was great, close to restaurants. Woke up to NZ birdsong.

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Rotselaar
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Rich breakfast combination available in room - nice setup - brownish (but clean) water in spa bath immediately reminds of mountain environment - efficient check-in and check-out - no problem to find a parking spot in the immediate vicinity of the room

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Good value for money, close to everything you need. A short walk to restaurants and the glow worms walk. The owners were helpful and friendly and the shower rooms, though fewer than needed, in an off season visit were clean and nice. Would highly recommend.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a Mezzanine studio, good space for 2. Nice spa and toiletries. Easy walk to town and cafe's. Lovely host. Walls were very thin though, can hear voices if your neighbors are talking next door, but we were lucky to have good neighbors so no problems for us.

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Te Anau, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Very welcoming and friendly, and staff assisted us to organise a helicopter flight to Fox Glacier. We enjoyed our stay thoroughly. The unit was very comfortable and clean, with a spacious bathroom - everything we required. We thoroughly recommend it.

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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Room was neat and clean, nice and big room. Lodge is a great location to the town/ shops (everything is walking distance) We were provided with a great breakfast in the B&B lodge, with the owner had gone above and beyond of what is expected for breakfast. Wifi is free and provided however from our room it kept dropping out.... More 

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Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

We stayed overnight at a powered site in our camper van . The grounds are set at the foot of the mountains .. So majestic ! The buzz of helicopters taking trips to the glacier us exciting and adds to the thrill if being in the Alps .. God position close to the village and easy walk to The Last... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our modern solid timber, purpose-built Lodge is in the heart of the Fox Glacier Village. We have B&B style accommodation & self-contained units, some with double spa baths. We are the closest accommodation to the Glacier & only a one minute walk to all cafes, restaurants & shops. Enjoy our tranquil setting, surrounded by rain forest with mountain views. Laundry facilities & mountain bikes for your use. We are happy to assist you with booking local activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fox Glacier Lodge

Address: Sullivan Road, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7591, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Fox Glacier
Price Range: $131 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fox Glacier Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Many choices depending on numbers and budget but we liked the rooms with access to the front veranda.”
 of 5 bubbles , 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Single floor units didn't seem to have a skylight!”
 of 5 bubbles Alioop2015, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“pick the spa room, larger and very accomodating”
 of 5 bubbles TrouweKlant, Oct 20, 2016 | Read review
“The bed was on the second floor with a nice view of the mountains”
 of 5 bubbles TimMc_AU, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“Choose the king bed chalet”
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