Westland: land of ice dragons

Some locals say that people who move to Westland are either running away or in search of something.


Fox Glacier. © naumoid

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Recreation Hotel

ONE OF GREYMOUTH'S LANDMARK HOTELS. Fully refurbished, the Recreation Hotel has been catering for visitors to the area for over 100 years and prides  . . . More . . . 

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Arthur’s Pass National Park: over the backbone

Arthur’s Pass National Park lies in the heart of the Southern Alps Ka Tiritiri o te Moana. Its high mountains are the ‘backbone’ of the South Island and the pass itself is the key link between east and west. Read the story . . . 

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Lake Brunner Accommodation

Lake Brunner Accommodation offers modern studio suites. A superior accommodation option set amidst a scenic backdrop of the Southern Alps and stunning . . . More . . . 

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Mount Aspiring National Park: aspiring to greatness

Mount Aspiring — known to the Maori as Tititea, ‘steep peak of sparkling white’ — is one of New Zealand’s highest peaks and the park named for it is a paradise of mountains, glaciers, river valleys and alpine lakes.  Read the story . . . 

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Ascot Motel

Experience the hospitality and attractions of the Buller region with its adventure activities, unique natural beauty and fascinating history. Ascot Mo . . . More . . . 

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Peters Pool Walk

Enjoy the reflective views of the glacier valley and mountains on this easy, accessible walk to a small kettle lake.  Read the story . . . 

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Mt Cook View Motel

VIEWS OF MT COOK AND MT TASMAN, A 2 MINUTE DRIVE FROM FOX GLACIER TOWNSHIP.We pride ourselves on our wonderfully spacious rooms with all the mod cons  . . . More . . . 

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Fox Glacier Te Moeka o Tuawe Valley Walk

Get spectacular views of the Fox Glacier along the track and from the viewing area. The track is sometimes closed, so check it's open before starting. Read the story . . . 

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Shining Star Beachfront Accommodation

FREE Wi-Fi The Shining Star Beachfront Chalets are nestled in native gardens with an exclusive walkway to the beach. It is ideal for families and co . . . More . . . 

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Franz Josef Glacier Ka Roimata o Hine Hukatere Walk

Follow a rocky riverbed path then climb to the Franz Josef Glacier viewing area. It's a beautiful yet dangerous place that is sometimes closed, so check it's open before you start. Read the story . . . 

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Scenicland Motels

Welcome to Scenicland Motels - offering you quality accommodation at an affordable price. Our motel offers you 5 new executive suites and 9 very spaci . . . More . . . 

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Sentinel Rock Walk

Enjoy impressive views of the Franz Josef Glacier, the valley and Waiho River from the summit of this short steady climb. Read the story . . . 

The Gold Room

*As found West Coast gold nuggets and flakes crafted into stunning jewellery.* Westland's rich gold-mining story comes to life as beautiful gold nugge . . . More . . . 

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Cape Foulwind Walkway

Explore this spectacular walkway which features a seal colony, a lighthouse and also provides panoramic views of mountains and coastline.  Read the story . . . 

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Bay Road Motels

OUR GUESTS LOVE IT HERE AND YOU WILL TOO!With a stunning bush backdrop, you will be absolutely delighted with staying at one of Haast's best loved mot . . . More . . . 

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Lake Matheson Walk

The unsurpassed views and mountain reflections from the forested shores of Lake Matheson make this easy walk one of the most popular on the West Coast. Read the story . . . 

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