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As I am driving so much I need a good night's sleep and one way is to book a room for yourself. This hostel gave me a really nice double room with kettle, good coffee and cafetiere - a mini hotel :-) There is a...More
2 Thank Pippa65
Response from YHANZ, Manager at YHA Franz JosefResponded 20 May 2015
Thanks for taking the time to leave us some feedback. It’s good to hear you enjoyed your private room. And you’re right about our rainforest environment! When we’ve had a lot of rain the air can get a bit stale at times. That’s...More
We've stayed in many YHAs and IHs around the world and this was one of the worst. The bedrooms were ok but the kitchen was very filthy and the bathrooms were filthy and constantly wet. The staff obviously didn't do any checks throughout the night...More
2 Thank 993ag
Response from YHANZ, Manager at YHA Franz JosefResponded 15 April 2015
Hi Anne G,
Thanks for your feedback. It’s feedback like yours that helps us improve!
I’m sorry to hear you didn’t fully enjoy your stay. As you know, not all travellers clean up after themselves in the common areas. We can’t avoid that but, in...More
The girl at the front desk was really nice and would help us with bookings of activities, but the rest of the hostel was disappointing. Even after "cleaning" the tables in the dining room and the kitchen were still dirty and the bathrooms were not...More
We stayed for one night and our private room was very basic and no frills.
Upon arrival it looked like one of the guests was summoned to clean, the irony was that he ponged of BO so it did call to question me on whether...More
Get a good nights sleep and a decent shower with a fluffy white towel instead of your microfibre one ($1nz for a towel upgrade well worth it), hair drier provided. Spacious dorm with good mattresses and clean sheets, good price. This hostel has a very...More
Address: 2-4 Cron Street | PO Box 12, Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Price Range:US$30 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class: 4 star
Number of rooms: 103
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US$30 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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