We stayed in Franz Josef for 2 nights at the Terrace Motel. We usually like to stay off the main road, in a comfortable, middle of the road accommodation within easy access to whatever the town has to offer. It also has to be clean. The Terrace Hotel fitted the bill well, and the hosts were very friendly, knowledgable and accommodating. I accidentally left some clothes in the cupboard and it was absolutely no trouble to get them back to melbourne within a few days,
The restaurant next door was a bonus, although most of the restaurants in Franz Josef is within a5minute walk of the Terrace.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Terrace is the closest Motel to the centre of Franz Josef Village, yet on a quiet side street. The 4 star Terrace Motel offers views of snow capped mountains and the Croz Glacier from its grounds. Unlimited Free Wi-Fi and free on-site parking are included. The Terrace offer Hotel style rooms along with rooms with cooking facilities, next to reception is a quiet restaurant operated by two of Franz Josef most experienced restauranteurs. The Terrace is the closest Motel to Franz Josef's free Glow Worm Caves and Franz Josef Kiwi Bird Centre where guests can experience New Zealand's national bird up close. The Terrace offers spacious ground floor accommodation with electric blankets and electric heating, flat-screen Televisions, tea/coffee making facilities and all en suite bathrooms, some feature a Spa Bath. Guests have a choice of studio's or spacious 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. Most rooms features stove tops and microwaves along with a dining area (please note Hotel style rooms offer tea / coffee and breakfast making facilities only). All rooms are serviced daily. Guests have access to shared laundry and barbecue facilities with outside tables and chairs. The tour desk can organise a range of activities including discounted helicopter flights, hikes, kayaking, horse treks and glacier walks. ... more less
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