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Terrace Motel - Franz Josef Glacier

4 star Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

Cowan Street - Franz Josef Glacier

Price starting from NZD 170.90

The Terrace Motel is a charming 4-star Franz Josef motel alternative, offering a range of lovely self-catering and serviced apartments, ideal for discovering the beautiful glacier and rainforest nearby.

The great thing about the Terrace Motel is that you get the flexibility of your very own apartment with the services of a motel, giving you the best of both worlds for your stay in Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand.

You can book trips and excursions from the convenience of this Franz Josef Glacier motel's front desk where you can find all sorts of information on helicopter flights over the glaciers, White Heron Sanctuary tours, Scenic Rain Forest trips, guided Fishing trips, heli-hiking on the glacier, guided walks, kayaking on Lake Mapourika and more.

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the Terrace Motel. Free parking is available onsite.

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Breakfast at Terrace Motel

Breakfast is served each morning for a fee.

Facilities at Terrace Motel

  • Internet/Email services
  • City tour
  • Room service - limited hour
  • Laundry room
  • Free parking

Know before you go

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Check-in: between 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM.

Check-out: before 10:00 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

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

  • Breakfast fee: NZD 12 per person (approximately)

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

National rating

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Room Details

Terrace Motel offers 11 guest rooms with free local calls. Guests can kick back at the end of a busy day and enjoy 32-inch LCD televisions with satellite channels. Corporate travelers visiting the Franz Josef Glacier area will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks. For comfort and convenience, each guest room comes with a separate sitting and dining area.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with complimentary toiletries. Refrigerators, irons/ironing boards, coffee/tea makers and hair dryers are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Additional comforts include blackout drapes/curtains.

Accommodation Services

  • Mini fridge
  • Extra beds
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • In-room ironing facilities
  • Satellite TV
  • Desk
  • Wireless Internet access
  • LCD flat screen TV

Distances from Terrace Motel

Westcoast Wildlife Centre - 0 km / 0 mi
Franz Josef Glacier - 8.9 km / 5.5 mi
Fox Glacier - 15 km / 9.3 mi
The preferred airport for Terrace Motel is Hokitika (HKK) - 99.1 km / 61.6 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services Terrace Motel

  • Free parking