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YHA Franz Josef

0.2 km from Franz Josef centre
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
2-4 Cron Street | PO Box 12, Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    All reviews free sauna the kitchen bed dorm soup tv room communal space square supermarket extra blankets thin walls the staff was friendly and helpful enjoyed my stay fire place lounge area free popcorn pleasant stay beds were comfortable recommend staying here glacier country short stay hostel
    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Stayed for 3 nights at YHA Franz Josef. Rooms were large and clean, as were bathrooms. Wish there couldve been more bathrooms though! Lounge and kitchen well stocked and clean throughout, and wifi signal was always strong. Only downside is the walls are very thin,...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I stayed at a few YHA hostels as well as some other backpackers during my trip and this was the worst. I thought I knew what I was getting booking here since it was YHA, and if it was maintained and kept clean it would...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Friendly staff. Well kept grounds. Rooms are a tad basic but clean. We opted for a room with a private bathroom for a little bit extra - would recommend if you don't want to go the 'full backpackers experience' - I'm a little pass that...More

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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Had a great time at this hostel. It is quite big, but despite the number of people there it was very quiet. Plenty of kitchen space, as well as space to eat and sit around. Staff are very helpful. There is a few things for...More

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    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Franz Josef

    Kia Ora Linni, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review and sharing some great tips for other guests! YHA New Zealand hostels have recently become carboNZero certified and our solar panels & solar hot water at Franz Josef help us look after our...

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed for a night in a private room with private bathroom. The room was clean and nice. Towels and Toiletries were provide. This was our first YHA experience and it was awesome. Friendly and welcoming staff. Good people. Perfect central locations. Wifi was free and...More

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    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Franz Josef

    Kia Ora Abhilash, Awesome to hear you enjoyed your first YHA experience with us in Franz Josef! Be sure to check out our other Hostels as you continue your travels. Best Regards Josh / Hostel Manager

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    "Spacious and clean ."
    cryssoue, 2 months agoRead review
    "If you are in a group of four go for the family room"
    JennyD33, 7 months agoRead review
    "The wireless internet signal was weak in the triple beds room"
    EasonChou1018, 11 months agoRead review
    "Excellent place"
    V2C, over a year agoRead review
    "This is a YHA so set your expectations accordingly and you wont be disappointed"
    GlowWormBenny, over a year agoRead review
    "4 bed room has lots of space"
    Caity288, over a year agoRead review
    "Choose a different accommodation"
    NorthShore777, over a year agoRead review
    "Would spend the extra to get a 6 bed dorm, quieter."
    Cameron H, over a year agoRead review
    "Dorm 24 has windows can open onto interior courtyard with no sandflies! a big plus!"
    Awakekiwi, over a year agoRead review
    "If you can afford it book an en suite room"
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