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Glenfern Villas Franz Josef

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2014

When we arrived we were greeted by the Alpaca's just across the road. A great start. The lodge was light airy and welcoming. Nothing was too much trouble for the owners who advised us about the delights of the area. I would recommend Glenfern Villas to anyone. On the left after leaving Glenfern you'll find a small bakers run by...

Thank Bazzalarkin
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Arrived late afternoon after a long drive from Queenstown. The staff were very friendly and place clean. Was great to be able to cook our own meal after almost two weeks of constantly eating out. The local shops and villa amenities were enough to prepare a home cooked meal. Heater was enough to warm the whole villa and the sun...

Thank nik22192
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Stayed in a two bedroom lodge. Clean, comfortable and of a high quality. Arrived late and lovely to find the heat pump on and a friendly welcome from the owners. Fab view across to the Southern Alps from the deck. Recommended.

Thank Phil S
Wantirna, Australia
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Just outside of the town, this location was great, fantastic rooms with a good deal of space. We were a family with just one child 2 1/2 years old. She was so excited to see the onsite farm animals, Molly and Millie the sheep and 3 Alpacas - one called Batman which she loved... and they even had bags of...

Thank TrishyB73
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 13 October 2014

We stayed in these villa's in sept 2014. After a mammoth drive from Blenheim to Franz Josef that probably took us twice as long as it should due to the magnificent scenery along the rugged west coast, we kept stopping every few kms for a photo opportunity, we arrived in Franz Josef just on dusk. We had booked the villa...

1Thank Larabris
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Booked at the last minute. Staff were very friendly and villa was lovely. Had a walk along the beach but only had one night. It was good to find a place a little out of the main town. Weather was not so good in the morning but all excellent.

1Thank AustraliaMonica
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Glenferns Villas is a lovely little complex a short drive from the small town of Franz Joseph. The villas themselves are well catered for, very roomy and well appointed. The staff were very friendly and gave superb recommendations on where to eat and drink (incl The Alice May which was fabulous). There is a comprehensive dvd library and play equipment...

Thank NathalieBAltrincham
Birmingham, UK
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Our travel agent booked Glenfern Villas as we were scheduled for a Glacier Helicopter flight and it was just minutes from Franz Joseph. Gorgeous room, excellent bathroom facilities, very comfy with a lovely private decking area (number 12, just opposite reception). Chatting to the guy at reception, he did suggest walking to the Glacier and we were glad we did...

Thank pollyposhpup
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Have stayed here several years ago, and not much has changed. The rooms are very roomy, clean and comfortable fixtures. The management were friendly and helpful. There was also free WiFi. They do offer a continental breakfast and I presume it is at a cost, as we didn't use it. Dislikes - its about 7 mins from town centre -...

Thank Wayne R
Westminster, California
Reviewed 13 May 2014

It's not in town which was disappointing. Room booked through my travel agent. I had a lovely one bedroom cottage with a kitchen. While I didn't overlook the highway, thankful, I didn't have a view of the mountains either just other cottages. But ultimately it was nice to be in the countryside. Only a 5-10 minute drive into town. The...

Thank Marian S

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Glenfern Villas Franz Josef

Address: State Highway 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7952, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Price Range: €101 - €163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Glenfern Villas Franz Josef 4.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Booked through Booking.com Excellent deals and value for moey”
Lynneonekidney, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Not having en suite upstairs would not stay with again.”
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“Ask for a villa further away from the highway to reduce noise.”
pgsanjay, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask for one not on the boundary with the state highway”
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“Each villa looked amazing - just enjoy!”
PaulofNottingham, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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