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Fox Glacier Inn Reviews

39 Sullivan Road, Fox Glacier, New Zealand

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73%

Rating
192 Total Reviews
  • 69%Value For Money
  • 72%Security
  • 84%Location
  • 73%Staff
  • 68%Atmosphere
  • 76%Cleanliness
  • 71%Facilities

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69%

Not enough wifi. Squeaky beds. Other than that it was nice. Reception helped book bus and shuttles. Shuttle to glacier picks you up at hostel which was cool. Bus stop around the corner.

  • 30th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


29%

Totally negative feedback because we had problems and did not have chance to use the hostel. We arrived later than expected but we couldn't let them know because we did not have New Zealand mobiles or available wifi. We were received by an unfriendily manager that was working in the hostel, but refused to accept our late check in. He was very impolite. Also, the money was debited from our account. The final result: five people paid for the accomodation but had to sleep in the car.Unaccepitable.

  • 28th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


86%

Overall it was exactly as advertised. Kitchen decently equipped and pretty clean. Downside was laundry closed overnight so doing late night laundry want possible. Beds very noisy so be prepared for that!


66%

The walls are really thin so we could hear people stomping around upstairs and the fire alarm went off at 6am for no apparent reason. For a place to crash in order to get to the glacier though its okay but I wouldn't want to be there for more than one night.


89%

Beds are very squeaky and the showers setting off fire alarm is a little frustrating. Otherwise a great place to stay, clean and welcoming.


60%

kitchen close before 12pm.


91%

Great hostel! A bit out of the way but fine if you have a car. No lockers available though, but it's a house with only current travelers staying and not much else around, so it's fine.


63%

This is in an excellent location,however it desperatelty needs an overhaul.the room wasnt far off a cell, but the bedding was clean and comfy. Holes in the wall and ceiling where things had been ripped out.bathroom facilities very basic. Lots of parking and reasonbly priced. We have stayed in many hostels in nz so feel this is a fair judgement of here.

  • 6th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


66%

Lot of films in the hard drive in the TV room Staff not very friendly and helpful Heat not working in the room


83%

Free wifi limites to 200MB is not enough for the price paid. Overall, good hostel 8/10.




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