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We arrived weary after a 6-hour drive from Christchurch. I was just about to summon the energy to get up and prepare a meal, when there was a knock on the door, and a young lady was offering us a complimentary scone, still warm from...More
Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded 1 week ago
Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and were able to take advance of some of the discount vouchers we have.
We hope you are able to come back and stay with us again in the...More
The location of this model is outstanding. Amenities are great. The helicopter ride to glaciers is just 1 min walk.. great restaurants around. Necessary to wear a good quality sun glass, otherwise you won't be able to open eye
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Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your review, we are happy to hear you had enjoyed your stay.
Hopefully you can come back and stay with in the future, when you do please book on our website for the lowest prices.
Good clean property though a tad expensive at NZ 190 but that's due to peak season. Ample parking, good wifi, clean and well maintained rooms with fully stocked kitchenette. Rooms are of decent size and so are bathrooms. All key places (restaurants, activity offices, hot...More
Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for your review, and enjoyed our central and quiet location and beds.
If you are coming back to Franz Josef we only offer our lowest prices on our own website.
We hope the rest of your holiday goes well.
The motel is very easy to find – just turn in from the main road for 1 block and there it is just beside the Alice May restaurant. Great view and walking distance to all the other amenities, i.e. gift shop, eating places, Glacier Guides,...More
Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded December 3, 2017
Thank you for your review.
We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay, your room and our central location.
We hope the rest of your holiday went well and you are able to stay with us again in the future (when you do book...More
This was one of our favorite places we stayed. The view was fantastic. There was a full kitchen with microwave, range top and frig which we were able to cook some of our meals on. There was a table with 3 chairs. A gas fireplace...More
Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded November 23, 2017
Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and room.
We hope the rest of your holiday went well and you are able to stay with us again in the future (when you do book on our...More