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

Breakfast

Overview

The lovely Glow Worm Hostel is a 3-star property that offers individual services and a lovely atmosphere. Guests can make use of a safety deposit box, a designated smoking place and a luggage storage on site.

Glow Worm Hostel lies close to Fox Glacier and Franz Josef Glacier. Serving guests with continental, healthy and New Zealand dishes, Blue Ice Cafe is 100 meters away.

This hostel is perfectly located close to Hokitika airport.

Rooms

Glow Worm Hostel comprises 80 rooms fitted with a personal computer, television with satellite channels, a LCD flat panel TV, an iron with ironing board and cable TV with on-demand movies. The rooms also have a carpet floor. Guestrooms feature access to family bathrooms. These bathrooms offer bath sheets, hairdryers and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Every day a complimentary breakfast is served in the dining room. There is a shared kitchen provided on site. A fridge, a dishwasher, an electric kettle, a microwave and kitchenware are available there.

Services

This property offers tour/ticket assistance, computer rental and car service.

Relax

A picnic area, a free private car park and a Jacuzzi will make a stay in Franz Josef a very pleasant one.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

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

  • 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
  • Kettle

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
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
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
  • 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
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
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
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • 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
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • 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
  • Hair dryer
  • 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
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • 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