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“After Glacier Walk....”
Review of Glacier Hot Pools

Glacier Hot Pools
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$337.03*
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Heli-Hike Franz Josef Glacier Walk
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed January 1, 2014

This was the perfect activity for the family after walking the Franz Josef Glacier. We were still cold and wet so getting in the Hot Pools was magic, the 36 degree pool was extremely restful.

Thank Michael E
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Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

At first I wasn't sure about this place - I'm not a huge public pool person - but I was so wrong.

It was great to sit surrounded by lush vegetation whilst soaking away any tension or aches. The pools range from warm to very warm, the hottest being 40 degrees Celsius. It may not sound much but it's very toasy!

Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Graeme S
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Reviewed December 21, 2013

We booked our spot through bookme.nz at a reduced rate and were very happy we didn't have to pay full price…although very relaxing and welcomed after a cold day hiking for four in the family it could get rather expensive.

Thank Mgeedub
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Reviewed December 18, 2013

Although the pools look very artificial it was still relaxing and nice to soak after being cold all day! You get a pass to return any time during the day but there are only 3 pools so there isn't all that much to do.

1  Thank izzo0o0o
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Reviewed December 17, 2013

We visited mid evening in November after a day walking up to the glacier, the public pools were not crowded and the whole visit was a fine, relaxing end to a glorious day.
The pools themselves are artificial so don't expect anything like Rotorua or Hanmer Springs but the atmosphere is very relaxing, the staff are helpful and the three pools each have a set temperature and plenty of seating space around the sides.

Thank sdg_77
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