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Hostel YHA Franz Josef - Backpacker - Franz Josef Glacier

4 star Hostel Franz Josef Glacier

2-4 Cron Street - Franz Josef Glacier

Price starting from NZD 61.53
If you are looking for the perfect place to stay while traveling through Franz Josef Glacier and don't want to spend too much money, the YHA Franz Josef Glacier in New Zealand is just that place. Surrounded by the West Coast rain forest, this budget accommodation in Franz Josef Glacier New Zealand is ideal for friends, families and of course backpackers. A friendly staff, amazing location and plenty of on site facilities make this an ideal vacation destination for just about anyone.

Guests of the YHA Franz Josef Glacier will have access to a wide array of facilities such as a common area, fully equipped kitchen, TV lounge with Sky TV, free DVDs to watch on the property, open plan lounge/dining room with piano and open fire for evening chats, wireless Internet access (surcharge), free parking, bike storage, laundry room, barbecue, and picnic area, sauna and even a travel desk so that touring the city and surrounding areas is easier than ever.
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 7.6 Good
Based on 2 hotel reviews © 2015 Read Venere Reviews

Check Availability at Hostel YHA Franz Josef - Backpacker

Book by phone 1-877-214-4288
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Hostel Facilities at YHA Franz Josef Glacier - Backpacker

  • Bar
  • Barbecue
  • Laundry room
  • Garden
  • Luggage room
  • City tour
  • Internet/Email services
  • Billiards / Snooker
  • Free parking

Know before you go

Check-in: between 2:00 PM and 9:00 PM.

Check-out: before 10:00 AM.

Haast Pass roads south of the Franz Josef Township are closed at 7 PM. Please contact the office prior to travel using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking for details.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 10 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Backpacker property is rated 4 star plus and is displayed on this page as 4 stars.

Hostel YHA Franz Josef - Backpacker is also known as

YHA Franz Josef Glacier - Backpacker
Franz Josef Glacier YHA
Franz Josef Glacier Yha Hotel
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YHA Franz Josef Glacier - Backpacker Hostel reviews

6.9 Fair
  • February 2015
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • South Africa

8.4 Very Good
  • December 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Poland

YHA Franz Josef Glacier - Backpacker Hostel reviews by TripAdvisor hotel reviews only publishes reviews of identified guests, who filled out a questionnaire after their stay at the hotel, and are solely responsible for the content provided. Consequently, does not assume any responsibility or liability for such content.

Room Details

YHA Franz Josef - Backpacker has 38 guest rooms. Business travelers will have access to wireless high-speed Internet access (charges apply) during their Franz Josef Glacier visit.

Accommodation Services

  • Wireless Internet access
  • Extra beds

Distances from Hostel YHA Franz Josef Glacier - Backpacker

Westcoast Wildlife Centre - 0.1 km / 0 mi
Franz Josef Glacier - 8.8 km / 5.5 mi
Fox Glacier - 15 km / 9.3 mi
The preferred airport for YHA Franz Josef - Backpacker is Hokitika (HKK) - 99.2 km / 61.6 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 km and mile.

Transportation services Hostel YHA Franz Josef - Backpacker

  • Free parking