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Exterior view, Alpine Glacier Motel in Franz Josef Glacier
Exterior view, Alpine Glacier Motel in Franz Josef Glacier

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8.8Excellent

2,468 reviews

2,468 reviews

Location 9.4
Cleanliness 9.1
Service 8.9
Value for money 8.7
Room comfort and quality 8.6
Facilities 8.4
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9.4Exceptional

Location rating score

Exceptional location
Parking
FREE
Closest landmarks
Westcoast Wildlife Centre
170 m
Franz Josef Glacier Hot Pools
530 m
Glacier Hot Pools
550 m
Franz Josef Glacier
6.0 km
Westland Tai Poutini National Park
12.4 km

Alpine Glacier Motel

17 Cron Street, Town Center, Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand, 7856 - See map

The car parking and the Wi-Fi are always free, so you can stay in touch and come and go as you please. Conveniently situated in the Town Center part of Franz Josef Glacier, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. This 4-star property features spa to make your stay more indulgent and memorable.

Highlights

Hygiene Plus

Sparkling clean

Check-in [24-hour]

Great View

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Facilities

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Check-in/out [express]

Luggage storage

Check-in [24-hour]

Spa

Laundry service

Room service

This property is in high demand!

3 travelers have booked today.

Value for money8.7
Location rating9.4

Rooms available at Alpine Glacier Motel

Excellent
Room comfort & quality

8.6

Spa Studio
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  • Room size: 38 m²/409 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 king bed
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Two Bedroom Apartment
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  • Room size: 50 m²/538 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 single bed and 2 queen be...
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Queen Studio
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 queen bed
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King Studio
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  • Room size: 38 m²/409 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 king bed and 1 single bed
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Deck Studio
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  • Room size: 38 m²/409 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 king bed
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King Family Studio
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  • Room size: 38 m²/409 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 king bed and 2 single bed...
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Two-Bedroom Apartment (5 Adults)
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  • Room size: 48 m²/517 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 single bed and 2 double b...
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Family Studio
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  • Room size: 38 m²/409 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 2 single beds and 1 king be...
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Family Studio
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  • Balcony/terrace
  • Shower
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Studio with Spa Bath
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
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Frequently asked questions

Does Alpine Glacier Motel offer spa services?

You can enjoy your stay at Alpine Glacier Motel a lot more by benefiting from the property's available spa services that are offered for all its valuable guests to make your evening or night even better.

Is car parking available at Alpine Glacier Motel?

Alpine Glacier Motel has car park onsite free of charge for customers traveling with vehicles to take full advantage when staying at this property. Please contact the property for more information, or log into your Agoda account and contact the property through Agoda's direct message chatbox.

At what time of the year is Alpine Glacier Motel most popular?

Alpine Glacier Motel's most popular month where verified guests travelers have stayed the most is in December.

What was the average room rate for Alpine Glacier Motel been in the past month?

The average room rate for Alpine Glacier Motel in the past month is 192.5 NZD, compared to city's average of 262.5 NZD.

What do verified guests love most about Alpine Glacier Motel?

Past visitors that stayed at Alpine Glacier Motel have given this property a rating of 9.361 for its remarkable location as the major highlight for their stay.

What is the verified guest review consensus about Alpine Glacier Motel's view?

65.0% of our verified customer assessments have given an optimistic review and responses about this property's view. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments for Alpine Glacier Motel down in the review section.

What is the typical rating that verified Solo travelers' have given to Alpine Glacier Motel?

Verified solo travelers that have stayed at this property have given Alpine Glacier Motel an average rating of 8.8. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and evaluations by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What is the typical rating that past Couples' have given to Alpine Glacier Motel?

Verified couple travelers that have stayed at this property have given Alpine Glacier Motel an average rating of 8.7. You can look up on more detailed customer critiques, and comments by filtering for a specific type of verified guest travelers down in the review section.

What is the average rating that past Families with young children have given to Alpine Glacier Motel?

Past families with young children that have stayed at this property have given Alpine Glacier Motel an average rating of 8.8. You can look up more comprehensive customer evaluations and remarks by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What is the average rating that verified Group travelers have given to Alpine Glacier Motel?

Verified group travelers that have stayed at this property have given Alpine Glacier Motel an average rating of 8.8. You can check out more precise customer assessments and feedback by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What do local travelers think about Alpine Glacier Motel?

Verified local visitors that have stayed at this property have given Alpine Glacier Motel an average rating of 9.2. You can look up on more detailed customer ratings, and remarks for this property down in the review section.

What people love about Alpine Glacier Motel

  • 10

    Exceptional
    Cleanliness

    "Clean, comfortable, good location."

    Teck

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    October 4, 2023

  • 8.8

    Excellent
    Cleanliness

    "It was very clean, complete room for a group of 4 within walking distance to the tour operators, restos and grocery"

    Rocio-An

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    September 17, 2023

  • 10

    Exceptional
    Spaciousness

    "Very spacious queen room , clean bathroom, full of amenities, very close to main street, affordable price in Franz Josef"

    FRANCIS

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    August 30, 2023

More about Alpine Glacier Motel

More about Alpine Glacier Motel

Alpine Glacier Motel

Every effort is made to make guests feel comfortable by providing the best in services and amenities. Post your pictures and answer your emails whenever you want, with the motel's free Wi-Fi internet access. Parking is available and free, provided by the motel for guests with their own transportation. While lodging at this wonderful motel, the helpful staff at the front desk can assist you with multiple services that include express check-in or check-out and luggage storage.
If you want seats to city's best entertainment, you can get help through the motel's ticket service and tours. The motel's on-site laundromat helps you keep your favorite travel outfits clean so you can pack less. In-room conveniences include room service and daily housekeeping, so you can relax and enjoy your stay. The motel is entirely non-smoking, ensuring a clean air environment.
Smoking is restricted to the designated smoking areas.
Guestrooms are designed to provide an optimal level of comfort with welcoming decor and essential amenities. The motel provides linen service in some rooms for the benefit of guests. Some selected rooms at Alpine Glacier Motel include a balcony or terrace, as part of the room design. Keep your entertainment options wide, even in your room, with a range of facilities, including television available in select rooms.
The motel also provides guests with a refrigerator and a coffee or tea maker in some rooms. Knowing that bathroom amenities play an important role in increasing guests' satisfaction, the motel provides a hair dryer, toiletries and towels in some select rooms.


Dining and things to do

Start your vacation days in the best possible way. Begin every morning of your stay with an in-house breakfast.
Motel's host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. Pamper and indulge yourself with a visit to the spa.


Reasons to stay here

Rooms here are cheaper than 97% of accommodations in the city.
This motel scores higher than 91% of accommodations in the city for its location.

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Amenities and facilities

Excellent
Facilities

8.4

Most talked about facilities

Housekeeping

80 mentions

Internet

14 mentions

View

14 mentions

Food & Dining

10 mentions

Languages spoken
  • English
  • Filipino
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
Internet access
  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  • Internet
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas
Things to do, ways to relax
  • Hiking
  • Spa
  • Spa/sauna
  • Ticket services
  • Tours
Cleanliness and safety
  • Body thermometer
  • Cashless payment service
  • Daily disinfection in all rooms
  • Daily disinfection in common areas
  • Doctor/nurse on call
  • First aid kit
  • Free face masks
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hygiene certification
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Staff trained in safety protocol
  • Sterilizing equipment
Dining, drinking, and snacking
  • Breakfast [continental]
  • Kitchen
  • Room service
Services and conveniences
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Heating in public area
  • Ironing service
  • Laundromat
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area
For the kids
  • Family room
Access
  • Check-in/out [express]
  • Check-in [24-hour]
  • Exterior corridor
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Smoke alarms
Getting around
  • Car park [free of charge]
  • Car park [on-site]
Available in all rooms
  • Balcony/terrace
  • Closet
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Desk
  • Fan
  • Free bottled water
  • Hair dryer
  • Heating
  • In-room safe box
  • Internet access – wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Non-smoking
  • Private bathroom
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite/cable channels
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Toiletries
  • Towels
  • Wi-Fi [free]

Food and dining

Breakfast options
  • Continental

Location

17 Cron Street, Town Center, Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand, 7856
Exceptional
Location

9.4

Property policies

Children and extra beds

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

All children are welcome.

Infant 0-1 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding.
Baby cot/crib available upon request
Children 2-3 year(s)
Must use an extra bed
If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
Guests 4 years and older are considered as adults
Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
Others
  • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out
  • Check-in from14:00
  • Check-out until10:00
  • Reception open until20:00
Extras
  • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)20 NZD
The property
  • Non-smoking rooms/floorsNo
  • Number of rooms 24

Reviews of Alpine Glacier Motel from real guests

Provided by verified guests of Agoda
8.8
Location9.4
Cleanliness9.1
Service8.9
Value for money8.7
Room comfort and quality8.6
Facilities8.4
High score for Franz Josef Glacier
Rating
9+ Exceptional (343)
8-9 Excellent (111)
7-8 Very Good (122)
6-7 Good (44)
<6 Below Expectation (27)

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10.0
Exceptional
Jason from New Zealand
Family with teens
King Family Studio
Stayed 1 night in April 2023

Exceptional”

very clean and tidy. staff is very friendly. nice view. very kind to let us park for a couple of hours after checking out. if shower water flow can be higher, it will be perfect.

Reviewed April 24, 2023
10.0
Exceptional
Siew from Malaysia
Couple
King Studio
Stayed 2 nights in May 2023

Nice comfortable stay at reasonable price”

Room was clean and spacious just right in town

Reviewed May 17, 2023
10.0
Exceptional
Anne from United Kingdom
Couple
Queen Studio
Stayed 1 night in October 2022

Large room with fab arm chairs!”

We were only in town one night but this room was perfect. Spacious, clean, comfy beds and massive bathroom. The arm chairs were a rare bonus making it much more homely and a treat from the bed doubling up as a sofa!

Reviewed October 28, 2022
10.0
Exceptional
Joliene from Australia
Group
Two Bedroom Apartment
Stayed 1 night in March 2023

Beautiful view of the Glacier ”

Great location convenient to shops, restaurants, hikes and tours with a view of the Glacier when the clouds clear.

Reviewed April 05, 2023
10.0
Exceptional
joanne from Singapore
Couple
Deck Studio
Stayed 1 night in October 2022

Functional and clean!”

Great location near the glaciers, rooms were adequately equipped, the heaters were helpful. The staff were friendly and waited up for us till late. Really appreciated it!

Reviewed October 18, 2022
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