The Westhaven

Statehighway 6, Fox Glacier, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park, South Island, New Zealand | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Fox Glacier


A travel blog entry by caiteb


... I managed to fall off and flip the bike!!! It started to **** it down while we wer on them so it got very muddy, but sure it all adds to the fun! We got back to the centre part and sat infront of the fire with hot chocolates to dry off and to wait for the bus to collect us. Got back on the bus and everyone was having a right laugh of everything that kicked off last night and then we all had a wee snooze on the way to Franz ...

The West Coast / An der Westküste

A travel blog entry by hiwtvi


... wanderten in 5 Stunden zurück zum Auto. Gleich im Anschluss fuhren wir nach „Fox Gletscher“ der kleine Ort der nach dem gleichnamigen Gletscher benannt ist. Bekannt für die vielen Hubschrauber Unternehmen die Gästerundflüge durch die Neuseeländischen Alpen anbieten. Wir überlegten eine kleine Weile und buchten einen 40 minütigen Rundflug über den Franz Josef Gletscher, Fox Gletscher und ...

Franz Joseph Glacier

A travel blog entry by clagolzo


... were going to get through the tightest bit, but they were fine in the end - they just needed to rub against the ice a bit more to melt a gap big enough to squeeze through! Here's a small selection of the ridiculous number of photos I took that day (another win for my waterproof camera!)


A Freeze Is Coming (Ice, Cool, Freeze)

A travel blog entry by handytravels


... s morning darkness – no, for once we could actually say “This is worth it”. As if to prove this point our campsite offered possibly one of the greatest views anyone has ever eaten Weetabix too, the 12km long, Franz Josef Glacier. Not that we had long to look at it mind, for after breakfast, we’d be climbing all over it. We’d booked our ice adventure the previous day, actually so eager to do so that we’d ...

Copland Track

A travel blog entry by neil.scannell


... We sat in the hut drenched and defeated. Mother Nature had won. Knowing that the hut warden has emergency food stashed away, we did something incredibly stupid. At 6 am we cooked ALL of our food. Not some of it. All of it. We had a feast. And as a result, we starved the rest of the day. The wardens gave the ten hut inhabitants a kilogram of rice, a kilogram of pasta, and 6 soup packets to share as a day's ration. The rainy day activities consisted of reading, keeping the fire ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on Statehighway 6, Fox Glacier, Fox Glacier, is near Fox Glacier Guiding, Glacier Helicopters, Lake Matheson, and Skydiving New Zealand.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Westhaven Fox Glacier

    Reviewed by yts

    Fine motel

    Reviewed Dec 26, 2008
    by (29 reviews) , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

    Dit motel was een prima uitvalsbasis. Met vriendelijke en behulpzaam personeel. Aan te bevelen.

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

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Westhaven Fox Glacier

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent