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Glenfern Villas Franz Josef

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State Highway 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had been traveling the world for over 5 weeks so this was a welcome place to rest and unwind. The place was spotlessly clean and had living room area, kitchen area as well as bedroom and bathroom with great shower. We were able to...More

Thank Mallygod
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Great little spot if you have kids. They have a little farm where you can feed the animals (sheep, llamas etc) and the villas are nice and large. Provided really good recommendations for food, where to walk, get cheap fuel etc. If you want to...More

Thank Boater81
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

the location is surrounded by nature and the accomodation is cozy and comfortable. The staff is friendly and helpful. You can cook at home or they take you to the main restaurants of the city. I really suggest it! Giulia

Thank Giulia L
Response from Franzvillas, Owner at Glenfern Villas Franz JosefResponded August 12, 2018

Hi Giulia. Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and will look forward to welcoming you back at some time in the future.

Reviewed July 19, 2018

My family of four stayed here just one night during our recent two week stay in New Zealand. We stayed in one of the larger villas. Bottom line: the hosts were accommodating, the property very clean, and the location was quite convenient to Franz Josef...More

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Response from Franzvillas, Owner at Glenfern Villas Franz JosefResponded August 12, 2018

Hi John. Thank for your review. We are continually updating our villas and will take your comments on board.

Reviewed May 29, 2018

Friendly welcome & the villas were very nice & well fitted out to a high standard. Lovely views towards the mountains and just a few minutes drive out of the bustling town itself, so nice & quiet. Comfy beds as well.

Thank PJ777
Response from Franzvillas, Manager at Glenfern Villas Franz JosefResponded May 30, 2018

Hi PJ777, thanks for taking the time to post your comments on here. Im glad that you seemed to enjoy your stay and that the weather was fine enough for you to get out and about and see our beautiful little slice of paradise.

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$144 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Glenfern Villas Franz Josef Hotel Franz Josef
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Glenfern Hotel Franz Josef
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Glenfern 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
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$144 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Glenfern Villas Franz Josef Hotel Franz Josef
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Glenfern Hotel Franz Josef
,
Glenfern Franz Josef
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
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cmb72015
April 2, 2018|
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Response from tcquilter | Reviewed this property |
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Heather L
January 2, 2018|
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Response from Franzvillas | Property representative |
Hi Heather, im sorry but no animals of any kind (Service Dogs Exception) are permitted here. Kevin Manger
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"As advised previously - do try to book a villa with a mountain view - it's stunning."
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"Buy food supplies before getting to Franz Josef!"
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"BYO breakfast"
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"Kevin will take care of best as 18 villas have scenic view."
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