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    Chateau Backpackers and Motels

    8-10 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$47
          US$32
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          Overview
          • Excellent37%
          • Very good15%
          • Average26%
          • Poor19%
          • Terrible3%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Hot Tub
          Kitchenette
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          Self-Serve Laundry
          Air Conditioning
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 49 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          After 8 months of travel i think this is the best hostel i've stayed in! The free soup and waffles are obviously fantastic, but the beds are great too with their own curtains, lights and plug sockets. There's also a computer you can use, and...More

          Thank KHPrice
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Very nice hostel in a great location. The manager was very friendly and helpful. The free soup and free breakfast was so nice. The wifi worked great, the beds were comfortable and each had its own plug, light and privacy curtain. Would definitely recommend staying...More

          Thank jep1992
          Reviewed 17 May 2017

          We were conditioned to expect crowded, communal accommodations in backpackers' facilities but this was disappointing: rooms were small and dirty, communal areas were over-crowded and messy, and staff were indifferent. The communal cooking area we were assigned was taken over by a Chinese tour group...More

          Thank Ken M
          Response from Pearce A, Owner at Chateau Backpackers and MotelsResponded 18 May 2017

          Hi Ken M, Thank you for taking the time to review Chateau Backpacker & Motels. I am sorry to hear that you didnt have an enjoyable stay. Our communal areas are cleaned twice a day but will look into monitoring them better to ensure that...More

          Reviewed 13 May 2017

          I love Chateau. All the little nifty touches make a difference. For instance, the fact that every single bed in the bunk has its own charging point, its own light and its own curtain means you can sleep as early or as late as you...More

          Thank Andrew D
          Response from Pearce A, Owner at Chateau Backpackers and MotelsResponded 18 May 2017

          Hi Andrew D, Thank you for taking the time to review Chateau Backpacker & Motels. I am glad to ehar that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated all that we offer. I hope you enjoy the rest of your trip. Thanks Chris

          Reviewed 3 May 2017

          Very nice place, we had our own room for an entirely reasonable rate. And it was welcomed for the opportunity to use a hot pool! The Hot Pool was not the cleanest and the shower flooded, which was not ideal, but we greatly valued the...More

          Thank reyne625
          Rainforest Retreat
          1,348 reviews
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          299 reviews
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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$30 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 41
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          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • West Coast Region >
          • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
          • Franz Josef
          • Also Known As
          • Chateau Franz, Motel And Backpackers ,
          • Chateau Franz, Motel & Backpackers Hotel South Island
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          Room Tips
          "Room 23 was great!"
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          "Ask for a ground floor room, if you do stop there, at least you won't be staring at rusty iron roof."
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          "There's many other backpackers on the same street. Do your research before you book."
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          "Upgrade to the deluxe dorm, for a privacy curtain, and the possibly of an ensuite in the room."
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