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Glow Worm Accommodation

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Overview
27 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews free popcorn soup hot tub free stuff the kitchen room was a bit small double room every evening communal areas rooms are clean and comfortable new zealand main building two nights parking space couple of nights stayed longer hostel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It started already when checking in: the warmest, funny and friendly hosts so far! :) showed me around, such a cozy place! Big kitchen, soup at 6pm, a fireplace, TV room, popcorn, hot tub and information on the heli hike etc! The 4dorm bedroom was...More

Thank Matty B
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Fabulous accommodation in Franz Josef. Stayed here with our two teens. Free vegetable soup in the evenings and cereal and toast for breakfast!!!! Staff were very welcoming, the rooms are well laid out and roomy. The kitchen is very clean and well appointed. The dining...More

Thank GoPlaces813686
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Such a friendly welcome and so much for free. Delicious hot soup for dinner, continental breakfast, international phone calls to landlines, popcorn and hot tub spa for after those long walks. Run by a lovely young couple. Warm, clean rooms. Great location!

Thank merlypearly
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this accommodation. The rooms are nice, there’s a lovely warm cosy lounge and large kitchen dining area. The place was clean and homely. They have a free hot tub, provide free soup in the evening and have a free pop corn machine! There...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2018

This was our favourite hostel that we stayed at in NZ. It had a really homely vibe with the wood burner, lounge, film room and kitchen area. The hostel owners are very friendly and helpful. The rooms were very clean and nicely decorated. We only...More

Thank George H
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
USD 42 - USD 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Sir Cedrics Glow Worm Flashpacker Hostel
Also Known As
Glow Worm Cottages Hotel Franz Josef
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
USD 42 - USD 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Sir Cedrics Glow Worm Flashpacker Hostel
Also Known As
Glow Worm Cottages Hotel Franz Josef
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
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Traveller (60)
Room & Suite (19)
Dining (1)
Pool & Beach (1)
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sueph
12 September 2016|
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Response from EJ H | Reviewed this property |
Yes there a few spots and plenty off street :)
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Bin Z
31 January 2016|
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Response from CharlotheB1 | Reviewed this property |
We hiked to the glacier from the hostel. It took us 4 hours to go to the glacier, take some photos and look at the view, and get back to the hostel. It was a lovely and beautiful walk:) If you think it's to far there are... More
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Room Tips
"Room 3 was OK."
JohnHerring
24 Feb. 2018
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"one with an ensuite is best"
WaynoLithuania
23 Apr. 2017
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"slow internet when everyone is there"
112irg
21 Apr. 2017
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"go for the free hikes ! and see the glow worms"
ConarM2
10 Nov. 2016
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