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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 car park

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry
Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

TV

Flat-screen TV

Meeting facilities

Business centre

Overview

Glow Worm Hostel is a 3-star property featuring a free private car park, a picnic area and a Jacuzzi.

Fox Glacier is 17 km from the hostel and Franz Josef Glacier is about 10 km away. Within 100 meters from the venue, Blue Ice Cafe and Alice May serve a wide selection of meals.

100 km to Hokitika airport.

Rooms

This property comprises 80 guestrooms with complimentary Wi-Fi, cable TV with on-demand movies, TV with satellite channels, a personal computer and a separate toilet. The rooms also have a carpet floor. There are family bathrooms appointed with guest toiletries and towels.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served daily. There is a shared kitchen provided on site. Guests are offered a microwave, an electric kettle, a dishwasher, a fridge and kitchenware.

Services

The facilities at Glow Worm Hostel include a designated smoking place, a safety deposit box, a storage room and a business center.

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 car park
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Shuttle service
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining

  • Outdoor dining area
  • Free breakfast

Business

  • Business centre

Children

  • Board games

Spa & Leisure

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

Room view

  • Mountain view

Room features

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area

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

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

27 Cron Street, Franz Josef, New Zealand, 7050

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Airports
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 Exterior Glow Worm Accommodation
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 Exterior Glow Worm Accommodation
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.

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Twin Room
  • Room size:

    35 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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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 Exterior Glow Worm Accommodation
Double Room Private Bathroom
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    35 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • 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 Exterior Glow Worm Accommodation
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 Exterior Glow Worm Accommodation
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

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  • 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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Local attractions

  • Franz Josef Glacier4.0 mi
    State Highway 6, Franz Josef
  • ReflectioNZ Gifts & Gallery11.5 mi
    Lake Matheson Rd
  • Air Safaris7.4 mi
    P.O. Box 71, Franz Josef

Near the hostel

  • 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
      Airports
      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