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Franz Josef Accommodation

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Kahere Retreat

Boasting mountain and garden views, Kahere Retreat is a luxury chalet located at 3.1 mi north from Franz Josef. Franz Josef Glacier is 8.1 mi away. Free WiFi and free private parking are available.

Featuring timber throughout, the heated accommodations has a fully-equipped kitchen with an oven and a stovetop. There is a bathroom with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. Outside, guests can enjoy bush and creek access, as well as a garden with outdoor furniture and a barbecue. There is a handcrafted wooden staircase which goes to the two upstairs bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen and living room are downstairs.

YHA Franz josef

Set against a backdrop of rainforest and mountain, YHA Franz Josef Glacier features solar hot water and power, a fully equipped shared kitchen and a guest lounge with satellite TV. Facilities include a pool table, BBQ area and a sauna. Up to 5GB of free WiFi is permitted per day for guests.

YHA Franz Josef Hostel is a 10-minute drive from the Franz Josef Glacier and a 20-minute drive from Fox Glacier. The travel desk can provide advice about the South Island and New Zealand’s West Coast.

TOP 10 Holiday Park

Featuring a hot tub and BBQ area, Franz Josef TOP 10 Holiday Park offers a range of holiday cabins and motel units with the majestic Franz Josef Glacier providing a spectacular backdrop.

Located on the edge of Aoraki Mt Cook and Westland National Parks, TOP 10 Holiday Park Franz Josef is a 3-minute drive from Franz Josef village. The car park for Franz Josef Glacier is a 10-minute drive away.

Alpine Glacier

Featuring views of the surrounding mountains, Alpine Glacier Motel offers spacious units with satellite TV, modern bathrooms, heating and electric blankets. Guests can relax in the motel’s hot tub.

Franz Josef Alpine Glacier Motel is a 10-minute drive from Franz Josef Glacier and a 5-minute walk from Franz Josef town center. Lake Mapourika is a 5-minute drive away.

Glenfern Villas

Glenfern Villas offers spacious luxury apartments with satellite TV and free WiFi access. Each has a large deck with seating area and rural or alpine views.

Each of the apartments at Glenfern Villas features a fully equipped kitchen, dining and lounge area. Heating and air conditioning is included.

Facilities include a guest laundry, barbecue facilities and free car parking. There is also a spring-free trampoline and a small farm with animals.

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