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4.6 out of 5

"Walls were thin - noisy next door otherwise very nice for a nights stay " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 21 Mar 2020

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Hotel Description

At Alpine Glacier Motel you'll be within steps of Te Wahipounamu and Our Lady of the Alps. Highlights at this motel include free in-room WiFi.

Satellite TV, coffee/tea makers, and free local calls are featured in all 24 rooms. Refrigerators, microwaves, and room service make in-room dining convenient. Safes, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards are also available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, tour/ticket assistance, and luggage storage. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities. Continental breakfast is available daily between 8 AM and 10 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this 3.5-star Franz Josef Glacier motel, you'll be 4.5 km (2.8 mi) from Franz Josef Glacier.

Queen Studio

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$83* Per night/room 31 May - 1 Jun.

Deck Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

2 Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Family Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

King Studio

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Spa Studio

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Alpine Glacier Motel ratings based on 145 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Alpine Glacier Motel

Everyone (57) Couples (48) Family (36)
4 out of 5
Walls were thin - noisy next door otherwise very nice for a nights stay

Posted by on 21 Mar. 2020

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3 out of 5
Basic accomodation, but has everything you need. pricey for what you get. Clean

Posted by , from Melbourne, Australia on 15 Mar. 2020

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5 out of 5
Friendly clean and a great spot for your stay in Franz Josef

Posted by on 13 Mar. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 5 Mar. 2020

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4 out of 5
It was very comfortable and close to all amenities 2 days is enough in Franz josef

Posted by on 15 Feb. 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 10 Feb. 2020

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4 out of 5
Good location and comfortable accommodation. Happy to stay there again.

Posted by on 26 Nov. 2019

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3 out of 5
property was fine. Please stop sending me requests for reviews. they are unreliable and most people who reply i suspect eventually get annoyed and change in line booking companies?

Posted by on 7 Nov. 2019

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5 out of 5
Friendly and efficient management, best value for money in Franz

Posted by on 24 Oct. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Nov. 2019 by mark

Hi thankyou for your review wishing you all the best kind regards mark

5 out of 5
Great location and really nice updated bathroom. Only negative was the element for cooking was very slow to heat up.

Posted by on 30 Sep. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Nov. 2019 by mark

Hi thankyou for having chosen to stay with us in franz josef we wish you a great trip for the rest of your holiday and all the very best for xmas and new year kind regards mark

Property Features

Alpine Glacier Motel offers its guests tour/ticket assistance and laundry facilities. Public spaces have free WiFi. Free self parking is available. This 3.5-star Franz Josef Glacier motel is smoke free.

  • 24 guestrooms or units
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Hokitika (HKK) (135.9 km / 84.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Alpine Glacier Motel offers 24 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Satellite television is provided. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply).

  • In-room dining
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 8 AM to 10 AM.

Room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 20 per person (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.