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    Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier Hotel

    36 Main Rd | Off State Hwy 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
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          Overview
          • Excellent32%
          • Very good42%
          • Average18%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible2%
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          “nice hotel” (24 reviews)
          “lamb shank” (9 reviews)
          “first floor” (12 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast Buffet
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          Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

          I stayed here 2 years ago during my trip to New Zealand. The hotel has modern design and well located in the town-centre. The room was comfortable, large and clean. Planning to stay here again in the future!More

          1  Thank erlanggamuljadi
          Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 9 May 2016

          Dear erlanggamuljadi, Thank you for sending us your review. I am very pleased to see that time has not vanished the positive memory you have from your stay with us two years ago. It would be lovely to welcome you back to the hotel so...More

          Reviewed 1 May 2016

          This was a great place to stay. Had a first floor room with a small patio. Quiet and comfortable. Had a nice fireplace gathering pit near the bar in the reception area. Really nice buffet breakfast--good variety of selections. Friendly and helpful staff. Close to...More

          Thank Linda C
          Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 2 May 2016

          Dear Linda C, Thank you for putting pen to paper and sharing your feedback with the wider TripAdvisor community. It is pleasing to see that you have enjoyed your stay and the service provided to you. Please keep us in good memories and visit again....More

          Reviewed 29 April 2016

          Situated within site of the glacier a restful pleasant place for a stay whilst exploring the area, the room was clean and nicely appointed, whilst the restaurant on site offers a reasonable fayre, with alternatives nearby.

          Thank Steve W
          Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 2 May 2016

          Dear Steve W, Thank you for staying at the Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier and for providing us with your valuable feedback. Please stay in touch and visit again. Best regards, Alexander

          Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

          The hotel was very nice and clean. The view outside was amazing. The ambiance was beautiful also. I mostly enjoeyed the hotel rooms. I recommend this hotel! Its walking distance to various restaurants and stores. The hotel staff were also very nice and accommodating.

          Thank jewel l
          Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 29 April 2016

          Dear jewel l, Thank you for providing us with your valuable feedback. We have enjoyed looking after you. Please keep us in good memories and visit again. Best regards, Alexander

          Reviewed 26 April 2016

          We loved our stay here, lots of choices at breakfast, comfy room, noise from helicopters landing and taking off across the road in the day time, but didn't disturb us at night. I asked if we could have a room with a bath, the receptionist...More

          1  Thank OnlyoneStasia
          Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 29 April 2016

          Dear OnlyoneStasia, Thank you for sharing your feedback with the wider TripAdvisor community. I am pleased to read that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Best regards, Alexander

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Conference Facilities
          • Breakfast Available
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 76 - USD 318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Family Hotel in Franz Josef
          • #6 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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          • Number of rooms
          • 130
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
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          • West Coast Region >
          • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
          • Franz Josef
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          • Franz Josef Glacier Hotel
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          kwijn1
          hi there, we would be travelling with 3 kids (5,3 years old and 6 months). Is there a simple walk that we could do in the neighbourhood to see the gletchers?
          8 November 2016|
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          Response from Devender S | Reviewed this property |
          No, you cant walk up to glaciers. There are helicopters rides, and buses which can take you at base of glaciers.
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          Vimalkumar85
          Hii.. Me and my husband will be staying for one night here in August. I want to know the difference Douglas Wing and Graham Wing?
          1 May 2016|
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          Response from Alexander T | Property representative |
          Dear Vimalkumar85, Thank you for your email. The main difference between the Douglas wing (Superior rooms) and Graham wing (Standard rooms) is the size of the room and standard rooms do not have access to a private balcony... More
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          "the food is not that great"
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          "choose rooms on the 100 or 200 level for beautiful views of the glacier"
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          "The upstairs rooms may provide a bit more privacy, but no elevator service."
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