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    The Terrace Motel

    15 Cowan Street, Box 44, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good37%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “glow worms” (21 reviews)
    “warm scones” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 288 reviews

    Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

    My partner and I stayed for 2 nights while in Franz Josef. Right in the middle of town. The receptionist was great to check in with, she also advised us that they had a free glow worm cave walk on at night. Once checking in...More

    Thank tiffanyleemouy
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 25 March 2017

    Hi Tiffany Thank you for taking the time to write a review. The team and I are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. I will look into the position of the TV, it is intended so that you can watch it either from the...More

    Reviewed 12 March 2017

    The Terrace is very well appointed motel in the centre of Franz Josef. Restaurants, bars, supermarket, souvenir shops and helicopter rides are all within an easy stroll. The staff were very helpful and the addition of freshly baked scones in the afternoon was a bonus.More

    Thank KaBrH
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 14 March 2017

    Hi KaBrH Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and our quiet central location. We hope you are able to come back and stay with us again, when you do book on...More

    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    Basic accommodation but very comfortable place in Franz Josef with friendly staff. Family owned by second generation. Nice that it is a block off main road so rooms are quiet. Lots of traffic on main road as it is the highway and is the only...More

    Thank SeasonedTraveler58
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 10 March 2017

    Hi Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed our quiet central location. We have a wide range of rooms so I suspect by your comments you may have stayed in one of our smaller options,...More

    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    What a good location, close to everything in Frans Josef. Room excellent with parking spot outside. The owner came with freshly baked scones and Jam/butter in the afternoon!!!! Good mattress but stiff pillows. You have all you need in the kitchen except a cooking plate.More

    Thank Centh
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 5 March 2017

    Hi Centh Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope you are able to visit us again (when you do for our best rates please book on our own website). We hope...More

    Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here just one night on our trip down the west coast. It is in a great location to walk to restaurants and shops. The staff was very friendly. The rooms are very clean and quiet. We would stay here again when passing through.More

    Thank ChristchurchKevin
    Response from Tom S, Manager at The Terrace MotelResponded 1 March 2017

    Hi Kevin Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and we hope you can stay again at some point, (when you do, book direct on our website for the best prices). We hope...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 76 - USD 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Franz Josef
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    Jenna S
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    Response from nursenancy2013 | Reviewed this property |
    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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    "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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    "Best to choose a room that isn't next to the caravan park."
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    "Take the free glow worm tour at the motel"
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