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Glow Worm Hostel - Franz Josef Glacier

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27 Cron Street, Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand, ‏‎1-844-302-2242
Searching for 3-star Franz Josef Glacier hostels? Check out Glow Worm Hostel located 0 mi (0 km) from Westcoast Wildlife Centre and 3.3 mi (5.3 km) from Franz Josef Glacier. Fox Glacier is 17.5 mi (28.2 km) away.
Along with free breakfast, this hostel offers an area shuttle and a garden. You can find a spa tub on site so you will be able to take some time out to de-stress. If you want low-key dining options, you will be pleased to find barbecue grills and a picnic area.

Staff are available to provide tour/ticket assistance. Guests can make use of the free WiFi.

Excellent4.0 / 5
  • Very nice backpackers hostel with a motel-similar structure. Cosy kitchen and communal…Dec 19, 2014
  • Staff was helpful, excellent free soup for dinner, great location for getting to…Mar 12, 2015
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Hotel Info: ‎1-844-302-2248‎

from $14
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  • Double Room with shared facilities
  • 4 Bed Group or Family Room

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 73 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 1 floor


  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Free WiFi in public areas



  • Accessible parking


  • Area shuttle within 40 km *

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free breakfast
  • Barbeque grills
Things to do
  • Spa tub
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
Working away
  • Computer station
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Disabled parking
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

Glow Worm Hostel - Franz Josef Glacier

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