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58 On Cron Motel

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Brisbane, Australia
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The beds in this place AMAZING i didn't want to get out. My partner and i stayed for 2 nights and it was great! Short walk to anything in town, super friendly and helpful staff! Also can't forget to mention Tui the cat, was a perfect little addition to the motel to make it feel more homey. Out of our... More 

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north yorkshire
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to the centre. Five minute walk. Rooms very comfortable. Staff very helpful at all times. We stayed 2 nights. Franz Joseph is a fantastic place to stay to do helicopter rides, kayaking and quad biking.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having toured New Zealand for a month this was a budget motel that we stayed in for two nights. Our accommodation had two bedrooms, a shower room with toilet and living area with kitchen. The accommodation was basic, we arrived on a cold Winter afternoon and found all the windows open hence the accommodation was rather cold. Windows closed and... More 

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Greymouth, New Zealand
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean and tidy, nice neutral decor, good cooking facilities, warm, lovely view of the mountains, handy to hot pools and restaurants. Good reception service and option for borrowing towels for hot pools. The heater was put on to make the unit warm before my arrival on winter evening. I would definitely recommend. The only negatives - I could only reliably... More 

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North Queensland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing spot!! Will definitely be back one day! Room was spotless and very spacious! Lounge room heater was a bit noisy but all in all a good spot! Friendly staff with good facilities. Close to the hot pools and glacier walks & tours. Love this little town!

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Dubbo, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Nice and quiet , stayed for 3 nights , owners are very helpful , rooms are a good size , very clean , views of mountains from rooms , short walk to shops and restaurants , short drive to glaciers. Highly recommend for either a overnight stay or longer .

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

cosy and clean rooms. location is just opposite the glacier guides, convenient for us tourists. Sam the receptionist from UK was very friendly, used a few Mandarin phrases when greeting me! i was pleasantly surprised. they provided umbrellas for use, and free parking. you can request for milk for your tea at the reception. kitchen was tidy and every utensil... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

The rooms are large and warm and the beds are comfortable. The view from the front of the units is to die for and its right across the road from the centre where you can organise your adventure trios. Only a couple of minutes walk to town. Highly recommend for comfortable affordable accommodation.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Excellent accomodation. Spacious room and bed. Kitchen was well appointed with quality utensils etc. very spacious bathroom with a lovely big spa bath. Convenient location and the hot pools were across the road. The hostess was extremely helpful and friendly. Laundry facilities were excellent and well placed too. Overall clean, tidy and modern.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We were welcomed by a young helpful lady. She provided us with lots of useful information when we arrived in Franz Josef. The motel is clean and cosy. It's really worth the stay for the price we have paid. We chose this motel because it's very near to the glacier base. But well, it's a small town so it's near... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
58 on Cron is set amongst beautiful rain forest but just a 5 minute stroll to the village. We are also conveniently located across from the Glacier Hot Pool complex. The Motel is architecturally designed for the discerning traveller and each unit is fully equipped with everything needed to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. Our guests enjoy 50+ Channels of Sky TV and Free WI-FI Access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 58 On Cron Motel

Address: 58 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Price Range: $77 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — 58 On Cron Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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58 On Cron Hotel Franz Josef
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Franz Josef
#2 Romantic Hotel in Franz Josef
#2 Family Hotel in Franz Josef
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