Arthur's Pass Alpine Motel

Address: P O Box 6, Main West Road, Arthurs Pass, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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This hotel, located on P O Box 6, Main West Road, Arthurs Pass, is near Scotts Track.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsArthur's Pass Alpine Motel Arthurs Pass

    Reviewed by lilianartt

    Tranzalpine train journey

    Reviewed Jun 12, 2012
    by (3 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Pass through on the train

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Arthur's Pass Alpine Motel Arthurs Pass

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    Travel Blogs from Arthurs Pass

    The Buzzbox Takes on Arthur's Pass

    A travel blog entry by vayacondios on Jan 16, 2014

    3 comments, 14 photos

    When Dorothy booked our car she opted for the smallest cheapest one available due to the cost of hiring cars in NZ, as well as the price of fuel- about $2.20 per litre. It seemed like a good idea at the time, given that we had had good experiences in the States and in Europe with small cars around the 1500 cc size. However, when we picked up our …

    From snow to sand

    A travel blog entry by tomandgillie on Oct 24, 2014

    17 photos

    Having been kept awake with the sound of heavy rain on the van roof for much of the night, it was quite a surprise to wake up to clear blue skies and see the snow capped mountains that had eluded us being cloaked in thick cloud for all of yesterday. It was our last extravagant honeymoon adventure this morning as we'd booked to go on a heli hike up Franz Josef Glacier. We checked in at 8.30 and were suitably kitted out with thick socks, boots and crampons before ...

    Trying to See the Mountains Through the Fog

    A travel blog entry by mdod on Apr 11, 2014

    16 photos

    ... Field Track to see Twin Creek Falls but within a minute of the car park I decided it wasn’t worth the effort either and we turned around and took the Arthur’s Pass Walking track to Bridal Veil Falls lookout instead. It was a very nice track through beech forest and moss and took less than 15 min to get to the falls. A woman at the lookout said it was nice further on so we continued down the steps and saw a pretty little fall less than 5 min ...

    Tranzalpine Railway

    A travel blog entry by clcatsam on Feb 20, 2014

    60 photos

    ... of one of my most loved movie trilogies, Lord of the Rings. New Zealand is the real world actualization of Tolkien's "Middle Earth." My favorite part of staring out the windows of the train was imagining Gandalf riding Shadowfax over the hills or envisioning Legolas take out an Oliphant with only his bow and arrow. Haha! I'll admit it I'm a bit of a nerd about it. A lot of the scenes were filmed on the South Island and although ...

    Transition time

    A travel blog entry by debdewalt on Feb 17, 2014

    5 comments

    ... keeping track of places and days, part staying in touch with family and friends and part indulging my enjoyment of writing. You have been wonderful with supportive comments, updates from home and helping me share my journey . Julie and Terri, I promise I will be thoroughly acclimated to more normal living by the time I see you! I promise I can clean up,really well when I want to and I know tomorrow I'll be ready to zip up that hiking bag and start phase two. Love to ...