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The Terrace Motel

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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average8%
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“glow worms”(22 reviews)
“warm scones”(9 reviews)
“great location”(36 reviews)
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Reviewed November 28, 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights, and found it to be a really nice hotel. Excellent location and whilst our room didnt have any cooking facilities, we were able to use the comunal kitchen which suited us fine.More

Thank Samantha G
Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded December 2, 2016

Hi Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our location. Most of our rooms have cooking facilities apart from the three smallest which just have tea / coffee and breakfast making facilities. We hope the rest...More

Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Our check-in was very smooth and we were even offered and upgrade for only an additional $10 which was worth it. The gal that checked us in was very friendly and helpful. No ice machine, but that is pretty normal for New Zealand. It is...More

Thank Jimmy P
Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded November 30, 2016

Hi JPinkerman, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. You are correct ice machines are not common in NZ - your room should have had ice freezer compartment and we have plenty at...More

Reviewed November 17, 2016

Laundry only available after 1.30pm. We just stayed for 1 night because of price. Very central. Comfortable inside and clean. No view from rooms, and tucked up back of reception. Car parked at front of room. Cable TV was minimum. WiFi was very slow yet...More

Thank ozdrifter
Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded November 30, 2016

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad you enjoyed our location and found your room clean and comfortable. While we have several of the fastest available internet connections in the town, unfortunately being in a remote location the...More

Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

The Motel is located in a quieter area in the middle of town. We had booked 1 night in 10 cottages (related property) and 1 in Terrace Motel but Logan (at the reception) offered us in the use of same room in Terrace for both...More

Thank Long H
Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded November 30, 2016

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and our quiet central location. It is great to hear you would stay again if visiting our area. As you say we do have a...More

Reviewed November 14, 2016

Had a very comfortable 3 day stay here. The apartment was spacious,clean and well appointed. Check in was fast and efficient and the staff were very helpful throughout. Well worth the reservation and would recommend

Thank michaelfleming687
Response from Tom S, Owner at The Terrace MotelResponded November 30, 2016

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and found the room clean and comfortable. Thank you for your recommendation. I hope the rest of your holiday went well. Regards, Logan

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
$77 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
$77 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Jenna S
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so sorry.I have not logged in for ages and only just saw your question. I see have others have answered ! Enjoy
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"Any of the rooms look ok"
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"Next to the Alice May restaurant. Ask at the motel for a coupon."
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"Could see a Glacier looking out our cottage window. Very quiet and well heated"
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"Just the right size"
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