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Overview of Westwood Lodge

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Premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds, individually furnished
Premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds, individually furnished
Premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds, individually furnished

Westwood Lodge

4.5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationGlacier Hot Pools19 min walk
    Popular LocationWestcoast Wildlife Centre2 min drive
    Popular LocationOur Lady of the Alps2 min drive

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  • Grand Suite, Accessible, Mountain View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Coach House Suite

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More details
  • Main House Suite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Franz Josef Glacier

Located in Franz Josef Glacier, Westwood Lodge is in a rural area and in a national park. Our Lady of the Alps is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Franz Josef Glacier and Fox Glacier. Glacier Hot Pools and Westcoast Wildlife Centre are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Glacier Hot Pools - 19 min walk
  • Westcoast Wildlife Centre - 2 min drive
  • Our Lady of the Alps - 2 min drive
  • St James Anglican Church - 2 min drive
  • Alex Knob - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Hokitika (HKK) - 93 min drive

Restaurants

  • King Tiger Eastern Eating House & Bar — 17 min walk
  • Monsoon — 20 min walk
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About this property

Westwood Lodge

4.5-star adults-only lodge near Our Lady of the Alps
This lodge features a bar/lounge, concierge services, and dry cleaning. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a library, and free newspapers are onsite. All 9 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Comforts include premium bedding and down comforters, and guests will also find conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers.
Westwood Lodge offers 9 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature coffee/tea makers and bathrobes. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
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

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Onsite parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–9 AM: NZD 25.00 per person
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Fireplace in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Down comforter
  • Heating
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony or patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Window screens

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 8 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8:30 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive after 8 PM must contact this property at least 24 hours in advance to make arrangements.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 12 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 12 and older are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: NZD 25.00 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-in fee for check-in between 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM (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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Guests under 12 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Boutique & Lodge property is rated 4 star plus and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Westwood Franz Josef
Westwood Lodge Franz Josef
Westwood Lodge Franz Josef Glacier
Westwood Franz Josef Glacier
Westwood Lodge Lodge
Westwood Lodge Franz Josef Glacier
Westwood Lodge Lodge Franz Josef Glacier

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Westwood Lodge and receive a full refund?
Yes, Westwood Lodge offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Westwood Lodge cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Westwood Lodge?
As of Mar 3, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Westwood Lodge on Mar 6, 2021 start from $94, 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 Westwood Lodge pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Westwood Lodge?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Westwood Lodge?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 8 PM. Late check-in is available from 8:00 PM–10:00 PM for a fee (amount varies).
What time is check-out at Westwood Lodge?
Check-out is at 10:30 AM.
Where is Westwood Lodge located?
Situated in a national park, this luxury lodge is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Our Lady of the Alps and 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from Franz Josef Glacier. Fox Glacier is 14 mi (22.5 km) away.
4.7
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 56 out of 75 reviews
5 - Excellent 75%
Rating 4 - Good. 14 out of 75 reviews
4 - Good 19%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 75 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 75 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 75 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stay at Westwood Lodge was excellent. Nice warm interior, comfortable bed and amenities provided were good quality. Felt very welcomed. Highly recommend to anyone.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very welcoming and helpful. Room was lovely, spacious, clean and super comfy bed. Would definitely stay there again
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

New Zealand 2020
Wonderful accommodations. Great location great breakfast.

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The location is perfect for visiting this area. The Lodge is a beautiful place to stay, one night was not enough !!!
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful lodge, great rooms, lovely breakfast and friendly hosts!
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

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