Lake Matheson Motel - Fox Glacier

Cnr Cook Flat Road And Pekanga Drive, Fox Glacier, New Zealandshow map
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Overview

Lake Matheson Motel is a luxury hotel that features 21 rooms with views over the mountain. It features medical service, a laundry room and housekeeping as well as free car parking, a luggage storage and a tour desk.

The property is situated 1 km from Fox Glacier city center and 35 km from Mount Cook airport. It is also just a 20 minutes' drive from Fox Glacier.

Rooms

This hotel features individual rooms equipped with LCD flat-screen TV, a storage space and a patio. All its rooms offer electric blankets and foam pillows.

Eat & Drink

The property has a 24-hour restaurant for on-site dining. A selection of snacks and barbeque is available at the café bar. For a meal, guests can choose between Cook Saddle Cafe & Saloon and The Last Kitchen.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs NZD 13 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can rent bikes and cars at the hotel.

Relax

The hotel also offers cots and a playground.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   21.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

Cafe

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Sports & Fitness

  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area

Children

  • Playground

Spa & Leisure

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Mountain view

Room features

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Washing machine
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-20:00FREECheck-out08:00-10:00FREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 1 yearExisting beddingFREECotOne child2 yearsExtra bedChildren above
2 years or adults
Extra bed
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Rooms and availability

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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
Fox GlacierFox Glacier700 ft
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Cook Saddle Cafe & SaloonCook Saddle Cafe & Saloon1600 ftMain Highway
Cafe NeveCafe Neve1600 ftMain Rd
Hobnail CafeHobnail Cafe1600 ftMain Road
The Last KitchenThe Last Kitchen1600 ftCorner Sullivans Road and SH6
Paringa Salmon Farm CafeParinga Salmon Farm Cafe1800 ftState Highway 6
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Lake MathesonLake Matheson2.8 mi
Franz Josef GlacierFranz Josef Glacier8.1 miState Highway 6, Franz Josef
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Getting around
Airports
Mount Cook Airport (MON)21.7 mi
Glentanner (GTN)30.8 mi
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Reviews
8.4
SuperbBased on  91  reviews
  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Nicely decorated new units. Value for money. Very peaceful.

    Everything was fine

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    This is a perfect motel and I would recommend it to anyone. Rooms are clean, warm and have excellent access to the surrounding area.

  • 6.2
    Good

    Helpful staff, useful laundry, comfortable bed, plunger coffee.

    Spa pool not quite what we anticipated

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Nice landlord and close to fox glacier

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    Cosy apartment. Very clean, modern bathroom. Fantastic views of the mountains and very close to beautiful countryside for walking.

  • 6.2
    Good

    Location, cleanliness of room.

    Our towels were taken away, despite being hung up to be re-used. Not really a bad thing, but we were happy to use again.

  • 6.6
    Good

    Suggest heating be improved - At the price paid would expect airconditioning/heatpumps in the current market. Bar style heaters with fans not really up to standard now days. Other than that yes would reccommend the Motel.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    good facility and location to the Lake Matheson.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    functional rooms, offering two separate bedrooms and very clean

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    Loactiion . Facilities absolutely matched what was in website Value for monay

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    Big room with wonderful view, clean and tidy, really nice staff.

  • 7.0
    Very good

    Good location to the Lake Matheson. Not in town center but not far to go. quiet and clean, spacious.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    Motel was close to the Glaciers Fox & Franz. good clean and comfortable units.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    friendly helpful staff, willing to add extra fold up bed, good kitchen and coffee and hot chocolate!

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    I loved our room. It was big with a well equiped kitchen. It was clean. The bed was comfi and big.

    The bathroom was a little bit cold. The wardrobe was small.

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Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-20:00FREECheck-out08:00-10:00FREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 1 yearExisting beddingFREECotOne child2 yearsExtra bedChildren above
2 years or adults
Extra bed
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Mount Cook Airport (MON)21.7 mi
Glentanner (GTN)30.8 mi
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