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Punga Grove Motel & Suites

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here in June and the place has a great ambience with good sized rooms. The rooms are clean, kitchenette had all that you would need and when it rains the views outside from the window is great too.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location was great, staff awesome and bed very comfy. the room has a wonderful feel with a gas fireplace that works wonders. We used it as a stop over for the glacier but could easily have stayed a couple of extra days. The only weird thing was the breakfast parcel that was left for us in our room. Although an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Punga Grove was a wonderful place to stay. It was absolutely pouring rain and although I was wearing my rain jacket they offered me to use a large umbrella during my stay. It really came handy! They had a hairdryer and kitchen amenities. They bathroom was very clean as well as the room. The manager also gave me a voucher... More 

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Heywood, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Good size room, well equipped and clean. This was a disabled room on the ground floor, and seemed more than suitable. There was a balcony, but small and rather scruffy and overgrown. Well placed for everything in the village.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

The room was fine, could do with some better lighting. Had a deck overlooking greenery. Staff were good. However the breakfast was awful and quite dangerous for one of us in terms of the incredibly high sugar levels. It would not be that difficult to at least have some fresh fruit, and other fresh produce as there were cooking and... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

We had a one bedroom unit on the 2nd floor big enough for 3 people (one king-sized and one single bed). Unit was clean and spacious with living and dining areas. We were there for 2 nights and happy that they cleaned our room everyday during our stay. Sam at the reception was very helpful with booking for shuttle and... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

There was nothing wrong with our room. It had all of the usual facilities (free wi-fi, flat screen TV, etc.) and was very clean. Our room was on the 1st floor meaning we had to carry baggage up several stairs. Coming down was less of a problem because the young lad in reception obligingly assisted. All staff were very helpful.... More 

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Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We were not disappointed by this accommodation as it was prepaid with an entire holiday I am not sure what the charge was. It was cosy, the main bedroom was on a mezzanine level while the downstairs bedroom was off the lounge room. The bathroom was a bit pokey but it was OK for 1 night. It is close to... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

We booked in without a reservation and got a cosy room with faux fire, hot chocolate and lovely bush view from our balcony. King sized bed, spa bath and great price! Free DVDs to borrow in the lobby and friendly, efficient service. Good location - easy walking to shops and restaurants. Parking available.

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

Walking distance to everything in town including hot pools 300m down the road. Large room. Microwave. Clean. Electric blanket. Damp smell in room. During the middle of the night it smelled like damp farts. There wasn't enough natural light in the room or bathroom, females wouldn't enjoy applying makeup. Bathroom dated. Only one old style heater for the whole room... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Punga Grove offers stylish motel accommodation in the heart of Franz Josef Glacier village. Set amongst beautiful native bush with the lush rainforest at your doorstep with a stunning backdrop of high alpine peaks, Punga Grove is your natural West Coast accommodation choice for your stay in Glacier Country in New Zealand. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Punga Grove Motel & Suites

Address: 40 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Price Range: $79 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Punga Grove Motel & Suites 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Punga Grove Hotel Franz Josef
Punga Grove Motel And Suites
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Franz Josef
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