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    YHA Franz Josef

    2-4 Cron Street | PO Box 12, Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good44%
    • Average18%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible2%
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    “free sauna” (15 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (72 reviews)
    “bed dorm” (17 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    I stayed in a 6 bed female dorm and found the facilities were adequate. The staff at reception were very friendly and couldn't have been more helpful - a real pleasure. The building itself is a bit of a warren & the kitchen was packed...More

    1  Thank kiwique
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Franz JosefResponded 19 February 2017

    Kia Ora Kiwique, Great to read you enjoyed your stay, our Staff and Facilities! I am unsure about your comments about our signage for our compost bins. We have signs above the rubbish bins and sinks, advising guests to use the yellow bins below the...More

    Reviewed 7 February 2017

    Great hostel with beautiful clean rooms and a very nice staff. Perfect location and good cooking facilities. We stayed in two different rooms ; a four bed dorm with a balcony and then we got upgraded to one with private bath - great!

    1  Thank Dorde P
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Franz JosefResponded 9 February 2017

    Kia Ora Dorde, Thanks for taking the time out to leave a review, Fantastic to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! Best Regards Josh Bramley Hostel Manager

    Reviewed 26 January 2017

    The hostel is big and therefore can be noisy but its a hostel at the end of the day. I thought the atmosphere was nice with heaps of different types of travelers, young and old creating a nice vibe. The dorm we had was quite...More

    2  Thank MackemAbroad
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Franz JosefResponded 29 January 2017

    Kia Ora Fantastic to hear you enjoyed your stay at our Hostel, thanks for taking the time to review us! Kind Regards Josh Bramley Hostel Manager

    Reviewed 23 January 2017

    Very well equipped room and very quiet. Shard kitchen with good facilities and shared dining room. Good place to meet fellow travellers. Close o the centre of the village and other attractions. Runs good value trips and excursions as well as offering discounts to local...More

    1  Thank kateandmark
    Reviewed 23 January 2017

    The hostel is busy with many tours passing through. It has everything you would expect from a YHA, but things such as the pool table were $2(are free in other hostels), the sauna (advertised outside of the YHA (?False advertising) didn't work) and it lacked...More

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    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Franz JosefResponded 30 January 2017

    Kia Ora, Thanks for taking the time to review our Hostel. Unfortunately the pool table is not owned by the Hostel, so there is a $2 charge. Our Sauna is currently being replaced with a fantastic brand new model and has been out of action...More

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$31 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 103
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    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
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    "Spacious and clean ."
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    "If you are in a group of four go for the family room"
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