Glow Worm Hostel - Franz Josef

27 Cron Street, Franz Josef, New Zealand, 7050  show map
 3 stars
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Glow Worm Hostel - Franz Josef

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry

Self-service laundry

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Picnic area/ Tables

TV

Flat-screen TV

Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Glow Worm Hostel is a 3-star property featuring a picnic area, a safety deposit box and a Jacuzzi.

Major Franz Josef sights, such as Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier are located nearby. Within a 5-minute walk guests can dine in Blue Ice Cafe and Alice May.

100 km to Hokitika airport.

Rooms

Glow Worm Hostel offers a mix of Double Room, Twin Room, 4-bed mixed Dorm and Family Room. Some guestrooms of Glow Worm Hostel come with heating, a flat-screen TV, a sitting area, a personal computer and a trouser press. Family bathrooms are provided. Guest toiletries and towels are also available.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served daily. Guests are free to use a shared kitchen appointed with a microwave, an electric kettle, a dishwasher, a fridge and kitchenware.

Services

Glow Worm Hostel offers computer rental, car service and tour/ticket assistance.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   80.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Fireplace

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental

Children's facilities

  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Library

Room view

  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Garden furniture

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out 07:00-10:00 FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 10 years
Extra bed FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

hostel Glow Worm Hostel - Franz Josef Franz Josef location
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Hostel Address:

27 Cron Street, Franz Josef, New Zealand, 7050

Get directions
City Center
  • Franz Josef
    5.5 mi
Airports
  • Hokitika Airport (HKK)
    61.8 mi
Restaurants
  • Blue Ice Cafe (cuisine: International)
    300 ft
  • The Plump Pigeon (cuisine: European, English)
    300 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    80

Rooms and availability

Glow Worm Hostel photos Room
Bed 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room Private Bathroom
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    45 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
Room Description:

This dormitory room has a refrigerator, a microwave, a toaster and an electric kettle. The bathroom has a shower and a toilet.

Glow Worm Hostel photos Room
Double Room
  • Room size:

    35 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • General:Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Outdoor dining area
Room Description:

This budget room includes towels and bed linen. Guests have access to a communal lounge with a TV, a shared bathroom and shared kitchen facilities.

Glow Worm Hostel photos Room
Twin Room
  • Room size:

    35 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • General:Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Outdoor dining area
Room Description:

This budget room includes towels and bed linen. Guests have access to a communal lounge with a TV, a shared bathroom and shared kitchen facilities.

Glow Worm Hostel photos Room
Double Room Private Bathroom
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    35 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

This double room features a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. It has a refrigerator, a microwave, a toaster and an electric kettle. The private bathroom has a shower and a toilet.

Glow Worm Hostel photos Room
Twin Room Private Bathroom
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    45 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

This twin room features a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. It has a refrigerator, a microwave, a toaster and an electric kettle. The private bathroom has a shower and a toilet.

Glow Worm Hostel photos Room
Bed 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    45 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Outdoor dining area
Room Description:

This dormitory room has a refrigerator, a microwave, a toaster and an electric kettle. The shared bathroom has a shower and a toilet.

Glow Worm Hostel photos Exterior Hotel information
Family Room
  • Room size:

    100 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV

Glow Worm Hostel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center5.4 mi

Places of interest

  • Franz Josef Glacier5.7 mi

Local attractions

  • Franz Josef Glacier4.0 mi
    State Highway 6, Franz Josef
  • Air Safaris7.4 mi
    P.O. Box 71, Franz Josef

Near the hostel

  • Westcoast Wildlife Centre200 ft
    Cnr Cowan & Cron Streets, Franz Josef
  • Glacier Country Kayaks200 ft
    P.O Box 32, Franz Josef

Restaurants nearby

  • Blue Ice Cafe300 ft

    Address: Main Road
    Phone: (03) 752 0707

    69% likes this, based on 148 reviews
    Cuisine: International

  • Alice May800 ft

    Address: Cron Street
    Phone: 03 7520740

    71% likes this, based on 228 reviews
    Cuisine: Continental, International, Healthy, New Zealand
    Price Range: USD 9 - USD 27

  • Cheeky Kea Cafe900 ft

    Address: Main Rd
    Phone: (03) 752 0139

    63% likes this, based on 36 reviews

  • The Plump Pigeon300 ft

    Address: Main Road
    Phone: 03 752 0721

    Cuisine: European, English
    Price Range: USD 5 - USD 25

  • Monsoon Bar & Restaurant700 ft

    Address: 46 Cron St.
    Phone: 03 7520 101

    60% likes this, based on 70 reviews
    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 27

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 07:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    80
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    How to reach hostel

    hostel Glow Worm Hostel - Franz Josef Franz Josef location
    Show big map »

    Hostel Address:

    27 Cron Street, Franz Josef, New Zealand, 7050

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Franz Josef
      5.5 mi
    Airports
    • Hokitika Airport (HKK)
      61.8 mi
    Restaurants
    • Blue Ice Cafe (cuisine: International)
      300 ft
    • The Plump Pigeon (cuisine: European, English)
      300 ft
    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 07:00-10:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      80