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4.4 out of 5

"Lovely helpful girl on reception- Louise. We were just passing through. " More

By a verified traveller on Wed 18 Apr 2018

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Hotel Description

Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier places you steps from Westcoast Wildlife Centre and within a short 5-minute stroll of Glacier Hot Pools. Highlights at this motel include in-room free WiFi and free high-speed Internet.

Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 18 rooms, and you can enjoy DVD players, coffee/tea makers and safes. Fridges, hairdryers and phones are also available.

This business-friendly motel offers free WiFi in public areas, a garden and barbecues. Additionally, you'll find laundry facilities, a picnic area and tour/ticket assistance. Each morning continental breakfast is available. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 10-minute walk of this 4-star Franz Josef Glacier motel include Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church.

Basic Studio, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$142* Per night/room 15 Dec. - 16 Dec.

Standard Studio, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Comfort Studio, 1 King Bed, Mountain View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier ratings based on 80 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 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 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier

Everyone (30) Couples (40) Family (9)
5 out of 5
Nice place, free car park,wifi, alot of walking possibility.

Posted by on 11 Feb. 2019

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5 out of 5
Great views of mountains. Close to all local amenities

Posted by on 18 Nov. 2018

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2 out of 5

Posted by on 17 Nov. 2018

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About the Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier

Location 34 Cron Street, Franz Josef Glacier, 7856

Property Features

Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier offers its guests tour or ticket assistance, a BBQ, and a garden. Public spaces have free WiFi. The eco-friendly Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier also features a picnic area, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Self parking is free. This 4-star Franz Josef Glacier motel is smoke free.

  • 18 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Christchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) (373.7 km / 232.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Bella Vista Motel Franz Josef Glacier offers 18 forms of accommodation with DVD players and a safe. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. This Franz Josef Glacier motel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a continental breakfast daily.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after 7:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

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 available for NZD 20.0 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are 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.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Cash or credit card deposit required

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 15 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 50 (subject to availability)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 20.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

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

Hotel Names

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Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Motel property has been rated 4 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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