Fox Glacier Accommodation
There is an excellent selection of accommodation options in Fox Glacier including hotels, motels, bed and breakfast & home stays, backpackers, campervan parks and motor camps. Below are some suggestions on where to stay in Fox Glacier township. For bookings, please contact the accommodation provider directly. They will be more than happy to assist you.
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Bella Vista Motel – Fox Glacier
PHONE: 0800 23 55 28 or 0800 BELLA VISTA
N.Z.’s Number 1 Motel Chain. Bill and Jill invite you to enjoy West Coast hospitality when you stay at Bella Vista Fox Glacier. We offer a full range of options to suit all budgets and travellers
Our 24 unit complex, opened in October 2008, is in an excellent location in the heart of Fox Glacier Village. You can stroll to the restaurants and cafes. We are proudly rated Qualmark “4 Star Plus” which guarantees your comfort and satisfaction.
Relax in our modern, comfortable rooms after an exhilarating experience on Fox Glacier. We offer “FREE” wireless internet/broadband, guest laundry, off-street parking, guest BBQ and satellite TV. All units are self-contained and serviced daily. Closest motel to the Glacier – shuttle bus available.
Clearwater B & B
PHONE: 03 751 0076
Clearwater Bed and Breakfast is located on a 700 acre working beef farm surrounded by breathtaking scenery. With views of the Southern Alps which includes NZ’s highest peaks, Aoraki/Mount Cook and Mount Tasman on one side of the accommodation to Lake Matheson at the other end of the farm, this is a visual feast to savour. A wide variety of farm animals can be encountered: cows, sheep, donkeys, highland cattle, peacocks, goats, a horse and chickens. Home-stay style accommodation is provided in two double rooms and one twin room. Continental breakfast and free Wifi is included in the room rate.
Distinction Te Weheka Hotel Fox Glacier
PHONE: 03 751 0730
Distinction Te Weheka Boutique hotel at Fox Glacier Village offering luxury bed & breakfast accommodation in 20 spacious rooms with en suite bathrooms and balcony. Facilities include;
• Full bath & shower, tea/coffee, Sky TV, iron & ironing board
• Sumptuous breakfast (included in the tariff) served in the sunny dining room.
• Upstairs guest lounge with log fire and expansive views
• Library with books of local interest and magazines
• Wireless Internet connection available and guest laundry The hotel is smoke-free, warm and fully wheelchair accessible with a lift from the ground level
PHONE: 03 751 0828
The Farmhouse B&B is situated in the Fox Glacier township but has the added advantage of being nestled back far enough off the street to feel like you are on a farm rather than in a town. The Sullivan’s have 4 children and usually have an array of animals. Accommodation is on a shared bathroom arrangement which enables a competitive rate. Continental breakfast is included and you will be left with a sense of family and farm life in New Zealand.
Fox Glacier Campervan Park
PHONE: 03 751 0888
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The campervan park is situated on a back section in Sullivan Road, just off SH6 edging the National Park. We have 22 powered sites, the most amazing showers, toilets, laundry facilities, kitchen, bbq, wireless internet, mountain bikes and a dump station. Just a short stroll to local cafes, Fox Guiding, the glow worm forest walk and the Te Weheka walkway/cycleway.
Fox Glacier Lodge
PHONE: 03 751 0888
Stay in the Fox Glacier Lodge and enjoy its tranquil setting bordering the Westland Tai Poutini National Park.
Conveniently located in the heart of the Fox Glacier village you are a short stroll to local cafes, Fox Glacier Guiding, the glow worm forest walk and the Te Weheka walkway/cycleway.
Accommodation includes ensuite studio rooms in the B&B Lodge, a one bedroom studio unit (sleeps 4) or a self contained mezzanine unit where you can relax in a spa bath after your day’s adventures. On-site laundry, mountain bikes, wireless internet and ample off street parking available.
Fox Glacier Mountain View B & B
PHONE: 03 751 0770
Welcome to this modern country home situated 3km down Cook Flat Road, halfway between Fox Glacier township and Lake Matheson – New Zealand’s most photographed “Mirror Lake”. This peaceful hideaway is simultaneously surrounded by bush-clad hills and wide-open landscapes with breath-taking views of Aoraki/Mt Cook and Mt Tasman. Magnificent reflections can also be found in it’s own special pond.
Accommodation includes 3 ensuite rooms with superking double or twin beds. Adjacent to the house is a cosy self-contained cottage room (for 2 people) with ensuite, superking bed and fridge. All rooms have TV’s, tea and coffee facilities with wireless internet access available. Two rooms can be used as a “Family Unit’ for 4 people including Full Breakfast and taxes. K2 (Karen), your host would be delighted to give advice on walks and activities ensuring you maximize your discovery of what the region has to offer.
Fox Glacier Pod Hostel & Inn
PHONE: 03 751 0022
Set amongst the picturesque views of native rainforest and mountains, the Fox Pod Hostel & Inn offers a truly unique and tranquil accommodation experience.
Guests can choose between ‘pod’ dormitory rooms or private rooms with tea & coffee facilities, ensuite and TV. The property offers a communal kitchen, TV lounge and ample space to relax and unwind after those big adventures.
Fox Glacier TOP 10 Holiday Park
PHONE: 03 751 0821 or Freephone: 0800 154 366
Fox Glacier TOP 10 Holiday Park is right where you need and with stunning mountain views. We have invested great energy into creating a place where you can truly feel at home while on holiday. Our park offers a wide range of quality accommodation to suit all travellers’ needs including Studio, 1 & 2 Bedroom Motels, Self-contained units, lodge rooms, standard cabins, powered sites for campervans & caravans and non-powered sites for tents or small vans, all complimented by excellent modern communal facilities. You will also be impressed by our staff, who combine small town friendliness with top professionalism. They know all the best local attractions and eateries, and are happy to help you build an itinerary during your stay.
Heartland Hotel Fox Glacier
PHONE: 03 751 0839
Conveniently located in the heart of Fox Glacier village, Heartland Hotel Fox Glacier offers ready access to the many natural attractions of the area. Enjoy the hotel’s cosy evening atmosphere after a long day of exploring. You can enjoy a choice of room styles to meet your requirements and budget, all featuring quality room amenities. Mouth-watering dining options to fuel you for your outdoor activities are available from the White Pub Bar and Cafe with large screen TV and pool table. The perfect place to unwind and share adventure stories. Convenient hotel facilities, including internet lounge and a guest laundry.
Heartland Hotel Glacier Country
PHONE: 03 751 0847
From the moment you arrive at Heartland Hotel Glacier Country you’ll feel right at home. There are 51 guest rooms in total with a small number able to be interconnected. All rooms include Sky TV, telephone, wireless internet access, clock radio, fridge, heater, hairdryer and tea and coffee facilities. The fully licensed Sir William Fox Restaurant & Bar offers superb a la carte dining and features an open fireplace.
High Peaks Hotel
PHONE: 03 751 0131
Welcome to High Peaks 17 Ensuite Rooms + 2 Spa Suites set in a quiet, peaceful location, offering an ideal setting to enjoy some of New Zealand’s most spectacular scenery. All rooms are non-smoking and have super king beds. Soak up the sun on the large deck or relax in your spacious room. To kick start your day enjoy a cooked or continental breakfast prepared to order in the onsite restaurant.
Ivory Towers Backpackers
PHONE: 03 751 0838
Situated in the heart of the Fox Glacier Township this lodge has been owned and operated for many years by the Scott family. Offering the best in budget accommodation in this stunning area of the West Coast. Ivory towers consists of three self-contained lodges. The two smaller lodges can accommodate 12 people and are ideal for small groups or large families. The lodge is warm and welcoming and hotel like accommodation offers open fires, quiet lounges, great music, fully equipped kitchens and wonderful balconies for those famous West coast sunsets.
Lake Matheson Motel
PHONE: 03 751 0830 or 0800GLACIER
Offering great quality, value and comfort, located just 400m from the heart of the Fox Glacier township, 4kms from Lake Matheson & the Glacier. 4 Star Qualmark rated, offering 21 smokefree self contained studio, spa and family units in a peaceful garden setting under Aoraki/Mt Cook and Rainforest covered Mountains. Facilities available: Wireless / Laundry / Undercover parking / Breakfast, BBQ / Bookings & itinerary assistance from our friendly staff!
PHONE: 03 751 0849
Purpose-built luxury bed and breakfast homestay accommodation located near Lake Matheson.
1 Deluxe and 4 Luxury Suites with ensuites
Mt Cook View Motel
PHONE: 03 751 0814
The Mt Cook View Motel is the closest motel to Lake Matheson and is located in a beautiful rural setting with majestic views of Aoraki/Mt Cook and Mt Tasman. Your hosts are Gavin, Stephanie and Matthew Morgan, who look forward to making your stay a pleasurable one and ensuring that you take away some great memories.
Accommodation includes 5 studio units, 1 has a super king-size bed. 2 x 2-bedroom units, 3 x 1-bedroom units and 2 x 1-bedroom cottage units. 7 units have spa baths. Facilities include: Fully-equipped kitchens / Sky TV / Wheelchair access / Free wireless internet / Fax and photocopying service / DVD player / Guest laundry / Continental breakfast available / activity bookings and advice of what to do in the region is available.
PHONE: 03 751 0140
Conveniently located within a 2 minute walk from Fox Glacier Village and start of the glacier walks. Accommodation includes 12 spacious units including studio, 1 bedroom & large family units sleeping 4 – 6 people. All units have ensuite bathrooms, well equipped kitchens, SKY TV with 2 sports channels and movies. Free wireless internet is also available. The units are bright and sunny and all have lovely views up towards the mountains. All units are non-smoking and are serviced daily.
PHONE: 03 751 0707
Reflection Lodge offers panoramic views of Aoraki/Mt Cook and Mt Tasman, New Zealand’s two highest peaks reflected in their very own private lake. Accommodation hosts since 1992, Colin, a helicopter pilot and Raelene, a fourth generation ‘West Coaster’ have lived in the Glacier region for over 20 years. They pride themselves in providing friendly and homely hospitality in a relaxed atmosphere and are more than happy to assist with any of your activities in the region such as scenic helicopter flights, glacier walks, Lake Matheson and Gilliespie’s Beach seal colony. Restaurants are located within a 10 minute walk or 2 minute drive.
Accommodation includes, 1 queen bedroom with ensuite and 1 queen bedroom with private bathroom. Arrive as a guest, depart as a friend!!
Ropatini’s Homestay B & B
PHONE: 03 751 0779
PHONE: +64 3 751 0779 or 0800 009 644 (NZ only)
Set in the garden there are two studios which have fantastic views of Mt Cook and the Southern Alps. They are ideal for those who wish to try B&B but still like a little space of their own and a degree of independence. Guests join us in the dining room for breakfast and are welcome to come to the main house whenever they like. You can be as involved or as private as you wish!
PHONE: 03 751 0062 or Freephone 0800 751 006
25 luxury units, set in beautifully landscaped grounds. This purpose built complex is designed to provide you the comforts of home while giving what has been described as one of the best million dollar views from a motel in New Zealand. Every unit has the same fantastic view of Aoraki/Mt Cook and Mt Tasman which is enjoyed easily through floor to ceiling windows. All units have Satellite TV, outdoor area, ensuite bathrooms and a microwave kitchenette. Covered walkways keep you dry with plenty of off-street parking. Located 900m away from the central village on the road to Lake Matheson.
PHONE: 03 751 0084
The Westhaven offers luxurious queen and deluxe super king studio suites, ideal for the discerning traveller. Epitomising luxurious, stylish, contemporary accommodation, we provide high levels of service. Accommodation includes 23 self contained spacious queen, king, super king, and fully wheelchair accessible studio units. They have kitchenettes, private ensuite bathrooms, wireless internet and SKY television.
Conveniently located in the heart of the Fox Glacier village, you are minutes from local restaurants, cafes and activity providers.