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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%
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    • Average18%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

    This was a lovely place to stay when visiting the area. The room we booked had a nice little living area and a separate room with two separate beds. Had a great nights sleep and woke up to an amazing view of the mountains surrounding...More

    Thank Sip R
    Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 11 April 2016

    Dear Sip R, Thank you for providing us with your feedback. I am pleased to see that you have enjoyed your time with us. We are looking forward to your next visit in the hopefully not so distant future. Best regards, Alexander

    Reviewed 6 April 2016

    The hotel has great location. We were given a room directly opposite of The Landing Bar, and the noise from the crowd at night was very unbearable. We couldn't sleep well. The shower didn't have enough pressure, and the hot water wasn't working properly. The...More

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    Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 11 April 2016

    Dear d171Hd, I am sorry to hear that your stay with us was less than enjoyable for you. It disappoints me immensely that we did not manage to take better care of you. Please contact me personally to discuss options on how we can uplift...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2016

    Apeacefull location to take in views of the retreating glacier with lots of walks that you can take either to get closer too or just for the exercise in the mountain air.we travelled as a party and everyone took picture from the high viewpoints that...More

    1  Thank bigglesStrathaven
    Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 4 April 2016

    Dear bigglesStrathaven, I am pleased to read that you have enjoyed your stay and taken positive memories with you home from the beautiful Glacier Country region. Best regards, Alexander

    Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

    When we first arrives at the Scenic Hotel we felt the room was quite small and were a little concerned that there might be some street noise. We had no reason to be concerned the bed was quite close to the window and was a...More

    1  Thank lazytraveller30
    Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 4 April 2016

    Dear lazytraveller30, I am pleased to hear that your concern of a not getting a good night rest at the Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier has not proven to be true. We try to enhance the sleeping quality of our guests in the way that...More

    Reviewed 28 March 2016

    This hotel is in a great location, walking distance to everything in the very small town that is Franz Josef. You can walk to the hot springs, the local bar or to the helicopters. The hotel offers quality food a their restaurants. There are different...More

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    Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 4 April 2016

    Dear tcschant, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay at the Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier and the Glacier Country region. We enjoyed having you with us and looking forward to your next visit in the hopefully not...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
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    • Restaurant
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    • US$125 - US$345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Family Hotel in Franz Josef
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 130
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
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    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Franz Josef
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    • Franz Josef Glacier Hotel
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    mohit j
    2 October 2017|
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    Response from Dabarton | Reviewed this property |
    06:30-10:00 per their web page , but there are other breakfast choices you may prefer to choose.
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    kwijn1
    7 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
    30 April 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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    "rooms have various combinations from king & single, queen & single, double x 2 or triples"
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    "Room 51 was good"
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    "Any room is good enough with spectacular views!"
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    "We stayed in the Douglas Wing"
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