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Overview of Alpine Glacier Motel

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Terrace/patio
View from Room
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
TV with satellite channels
TV with satellite channels

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Laundry
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant

Explore the area

    Popular LocationWestcoast Wildlife Centre3 min walk
    Popular LocationOur Lady of the Alps3 min walk
    Popular LocationSt James Anglican Church5 min walk
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  • 2 Bedroom Apartment

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Single Bed
    More details2 Bedroom Apartment
  • Deck Studio

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeck Studio
  • King Studio

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsKing Studio
  • Family Studio

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsFamily Studio
  • Queen Studio

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsQueen Studio
  • Spa Studio

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 38 sq m
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSpa Studio

About this area

Franz Josef Glacier

Alpine Glacier Motel is located in Franz Josef Glacier. Franz Josef Glacier and Te Wahipounamu reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Westcoast Wildlife Centre and Glacier Hot Pools.
Visit our Franz Josef Glacier travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Westcoast Wildlife Centre - 3 min walk
  • Our Lady of the Alps - 3 min walk
  • St James Anglican Church - 5 min walk
  • Glacier Hot Pools - 6 min walk
  • Franz Josef Glacier - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Hokitika (HKK) - 95 min drive

Restaurants

  • Alice May - 3 min walk
  • The Landing - 3 min walk
  • Glasshouse - 4 min walk
  • Monsoon - 5 min walk
  • The Canopy Restaurant - 6 min walk

About this property

Alpine Glacier Motel

3.5-star motel in Franz Josef Glacier with free parking
Laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance and free self-parking are available at this smoke-free motel. WiFi in public areas is free. All 24 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus free WiFi and satellite TV. Room service, coffee/tea makers and free local calls are among the other amenities available to guests.
Alpine Glacier Motel offers 24 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Satellite televisions are provided. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply).

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM: NZD 20 per person
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Filipino

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 8:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Alpine Glacier Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Alpine Glacier Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Alpine Glacier Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Alpine Glacier Motel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Alpine Glacier Motel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Alpine Glacier Motel?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 8:00 PM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).
What time is check-out at Alpine Glacier Motel?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is Alpine Glacier Motel located?
Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this motel is steps away from Te Wahipounamu, Our Lady of the Alps and Westcoast Wildlife Centre. St James Anglican Church and Glacier Hot Pools are also within 10 minutes.
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4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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The service was excellent the room was beautifully clean we couldn't have asked for more.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Great Spot
Good location. Comfortable room. Great price.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

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Not bad
The room was modern with a kitchen but on the small size. The bathroom is adequate. What I did not like was you parked your outside the french doors but parallel with them which blocked out light and was not a nice view. Restaurants are within walking distance.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
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Walls were thin - noisy next door otherwise very nice for a nights stay
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Property was very central, facilities good, staff helpful Would stay again
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020