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Stayed here while exploring Franz Josef glacier. Free wifi (strong single; can be connected even in my room), soup in evenings and breakfast (two slices of bread, jams, coffee/ tea) in mornings! Comfortable room with heater (especially useful to warm up the room during winter)!...More
I spent a night in the backpackers during my trip around the south island, I appreciated the facilities, the location (very close to the glacier track !) the tidiness of the room and the kitchen. The staff were particularly enthusiastic and eager to help.
My wife and I have stayed at Hostels all around New Zealand and Europe, and this was the worst we have ever been in. It's not even close. We sprung for a private ensuite room. When we got in the room, we wanted to plop...More
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Response from YHANZ, Manager at YHA Franz JosefResponded 5 August 2015
I can’t express how disappointed and embarrassed we are that this has happened and I can assure you this is an absolute one off incident!
Our standard procedure is to clean and wash our linen after every checkout. In response to your review...More
Above average as far as hostels go. The kitchen area was extremely well equipped, they have tons of everything in order to accommodate many at a time. We stayed in a private room and were pleasantly surprised by the size or the room and ensuite...More
This hostel had such a chilled out and relaxed vibe. The staff were really cool with loads of local knowledge of where to go etc to make the most of your time. There was a fire in the living room and heaters in all the...More
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US$31 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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