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Overview of Rainforest Motel

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Rainforest Motel

3.5 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant

Explore the area

    Popular LocationFox Glacier Glow Worm Forest6 min walk
    Popular LocationLake Gault5 min drive
    Popular LocationLake Matheson5 min drive

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Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Kitchen (unit)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Unit)

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Twin Beds

Family Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Large Family)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 Twin Beds and 1 Double Bed

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Large Unit)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Double Beds and 2 Twin Beds

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Queen Studio Unit)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Queen or Twin Studio Unit)

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed

Standard Studio, Non Smoking, Kitchenette (Twin Studio Unit)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

About this area

Fox Glacier

Located in Fox Glacier, Rainforest Motel is in a national park. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier. Westcoast Wildlife Centre and Glacier Hot Pools are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Fox Glacier Glow Worm Forest - 6 min walk
  • Fox Glacier - 3 min drive
  • Lake Gault - 5 min drive
  • Lake Matheson - 5 min drive
  • Franz Josef Glacier - 31 min drive

Getting around

  • Hokitika (HKK) - 112 min drive

Restaurants

  • Café Nevé — 3 min walk
  • Hobnail Cafe — 4 min walk
  • The Last Kitchen — 5 min walk
  • The Bigfoot Bar & Restaurant — 5 min walk
  • Lake Matheson Cafe — 5 min drive

About this property

Rainforest Motel

3.5-star motel in Fox Glacier with free parking
Laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden are available at this smoke-free motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. All 12 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and private yards. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like sitting areas and refrigerators.
Rainforest Motel offers 12 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas. Televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

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 transportation

  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden

Accessibility

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

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop

Outdoor space

  • Private porch
  • Yard

More

  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Local maps
  • Separate sitting area
  • Soundproofing

Similar properties

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
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 7:30 AM - 9 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval

Pets

Pets stay free
Food and water bowls and an off-leash area are available

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

Important information

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

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Rainforest Motel Fox Glacier
Rainforest Motel
Rainforest Fox Glacier
Rainforest Hotel Fox Glacier
Rainforest Motel Motel
Rainforest Motel Fox Glacier
Rainforest Motel Motel Fox Glacier

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Rainforest Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Rainforest Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Rainforest Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Rainforest Motel?
As of Apr 13, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Rainforest Motel on May 1, 2021 start from $58, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Rainforest Motel pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Rainforest Motel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Rainforest Motel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at Rainforest Motel?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Where is Rainforest Motel located?
Situated in a national park, this motel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Fox Glacier and 16.5 mi (26.5 km) from Franz Josef Glacier.

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 97 out of 185 reviews
5 - Excellent 52%
Rating 4 - Good. 77 out of 185 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 10 out of 185 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 185 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 185 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Helpful staff and handy to tours. Comfortable easy to find
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
A few small repairs needed. Upholstered chair had loose wooden leg, light switches needed attention. BUT welcome from dog and cat on arrival was lovely. We were upgraded which was much appreciated.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very quick stay but host very hospitable and helpful, would stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderful stay
We loved our stay here, it was peaceful and quiet and had everything we needed. I hope we will be back.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

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