The Terrace Motel

Address: 15 Cowan Street, Box 44, Franz Josef, Westland National Park, South Island, New Zealand | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on 15 Cowan Street, Box 44, Franz Josef, is near Franz Josef Glacier.
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          TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Terrace Motel Franz Josef

          Reviewed by oneworldonebike

          Comfy bed

          Reviewed Dec 4, 2015
          by (9 reviews) Andover , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

          Very comfy, clean, free WiFi yes Free. and the cheapest place I could find that had a room left. Very friendly staff.

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

          Reviewed by dickd

          Excellent place to stay.

          Reviewed Feb 27, 2015
          by (6 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

          Lovely place to stay. Lots of space, clean, all the faciliites you need, and very helpful/friendly staff. And the owner Logan bakes a very nice scone!
          Wifi a bit flaky at times, but generous allowance when working OK.

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

          Reviewed by tanglt

          OK motel

          Reviewed Jan 19, 2015
          by (31 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

          Good place to stay. Owner quite helpful. No cooking facilities in the room but has a reasonable BBQ area.

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

          TripAdvisor Reviews The Terrace Motel Franz Josef

          4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

          Travel Blogs from Franz Josef

          Franz Josef Glacier

          A travel blog entry by harryandnorah on Apr 16, 2008

          20 photos

          The weather, same as what was becoming usual. We headed north and soon reached another enormous, glacial lake, 'Lake Hawea'. Twelve miles up the side of the lake we turned north west, crossed a small range and met the upper reaches of Lake Wanaka again. At this point we could see 'The Southern Alps' in the distance and continuing north, entered the …

          A little bit of sun on the west coast

          A travel blog entry by oneworldonebike on Dec 04, 2015

          10 photos

          Friday 4th Dec
          Woke up early and the sun was out so I got up and packed up the tent while it was dry. The forecast for the next couple of days was not bad for the west coast so I left for Franz Joseph via the Haast road. A little chilli but sun all the way and a very good days riding. Thankfully my phone's and camera are all working fine, I …

          On the edge

          A travel blog entry by mike.koch on Nov 20, 2015

          4 photos

          Not a straight or level piece of road anywhere to be found on the west coast of the south island. Sheer cliffs that you feel you might be able to reach out the window and touch on one side of you and a sheer drop to a ravine far below you on the other side. We took this route up the west coast to try to do a helicopter tour of the glaciers at Fox …

          Heli hike & hot pools

          A travel blog entry by sophie.guy on Sep 01, 2014

          2 photos

          ... coming out for summer. The girl was local but the guy, Andy, was from Devon! He had a massive ego. About two hours later the photographers were surprised we were still there, and they asked us and an American to be in the background of some shots. So we were there for another hour, until we decided we were so prune-like it was best to leave. We've spent the evening planning the next few days - time is running away too fast! Who decided a month would be long ...

          Franz Josef Clacier

          A travel blog entry by hpeier12 on Aug 29, 2014

          40 photos

          ... the left in the Water. Later I drove on the World Heritage Road 6 towards Haast my Destination for today since the HWY to Wanaka is closed at night because of Rockslides. Stopped at Bruce Bay where I met Bruce " not kidding" an somewhat gruffly Individual which I noticed from far away on the Beach sporting an bright orange Sweater Jacket and I wanted to see what he was doing..... he got an prospector License and is in search of Gold.... I ...