Rainforest Retreat

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Overview of Rainforest Retreat

Rainforest Retreat

4.0 star property
4-star holiday park in Franz Josef Glacier with restaurant and bar/lounge

8.6/10 Fabulous

764 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Shared kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
The price is S$65
Price available on 13/07/2022
Map
46 Cron Street, Franz Josef Glacier, 7886
Main amenities
  • 87 smoke-free accommodations
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • 2 spa tubs
  • Breakfast available
  • Sauna
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Garden
  • Computer station
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
For families
  • Playground on site
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Temperature checks

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About this area

Getting around

  • Hokitika (HKK) - 95 min drive

About this property

Rainforest Retreat

When visiting Franz Josef Glacier, Rainforest Retreat is a great choice to consider. Guests can indulge in massages, and Monsoon serves dinner. A bar/lounge, a sauna, and a terrace are other highlights at this upscale holiday park. The restaurant and breakfast get great marks from fellow travelers.

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

Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
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At a glance

Hotel size

  • 87 units

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 5:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets stay free

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Onsite RV/bus/truck parking (fees apply)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills

Taking the kids

  • Playground

What to do

  • Skiing nearby

Working away

  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • 2 spa tubs
  • Sauna

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch TV

Home comfort

  • Heating

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Special features

Dining

Monsoon - This restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between NZD 12 and NZD 30 per person (approximately)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Temperature checks are available to guests and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Rainforest Retreat
Rainforest Retreat Hotel
Rainforest Retreat Hotel West Coast
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Rainforest Retreat Motel
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Rainforest Retreat Campground Franz Josef Glacier
Rainforest Retreat Campground
Rainforest Retreat Holiday Park Franz Josef Glacier
Rainforest Retreat Holiday Park
Rainforest Retreat Holiday Park
Rainforest Retreat Franz Josef Glacier
Rainforest Retreat Holiday Park Franz Josef Glacier

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Overall score and ratings

8.6

Fabulous

8.7/10

Cleanliness

8.7/10

Staff & service

8.7/10

Amenities

8.3/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.3/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Mesquita, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great facilities. Comfortable & warm rooms. Great place to stay
Judy, 1-night trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

A lovely hotel in the heart of Franz Josef. The staff were super friendly and welcoming and the room was very comfortable. Also the on site restaurant has a great menu with very reasonable prices.
George, 1-night trip with friends
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great little room for person travelling on their ow. All the things you need are there. Very friendly and helpful front of house staff. Very pleasant stay.
Robert, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Highly recommended
Fantastic stay at Rainforest Retreat. Excellent service from start to finish from the wonderful duo at reception and in the restaurant. Beautiful surroundings. Can't speak highly enough! Thankyou
Nicola, 1-night trip with friends
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Stunning staff and facilities
From our first contact we knew we were in an amazing place. Brilliant staff and the exquisite rooms and ‘rain forest’ environment was second to none. The on site restaurant Monsoon offering everything including wow factor cocktails. We will be back!!
Emmet, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

A short but nice stay.
We had a short but great stay. Would love to come back and stay longer. It has great facilities,walks, sauna and hot pools. Campsite. We had booked for a small room and were upgraded to a bigger unit with kitchen. Comfortable bed and great shower.
E, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

stayed in a ensuite room to shelter from the rain. great facilities. Will stay in the Camping ground next time, as Dog Friendly, sheltered and amazing facilities
1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The location was fantastic. The environment was clean and romantic . Amazing restaurant they have and the food is delicious worth buying .
1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great spot!
Such a nice spot with great food hamper and good size room and great facilities!
Rebekah, 1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review