Franz Josef Glacier, West Coast, New Zealand Accommodations

Accommodations in Franz Josef Glacier

Bedroom
Excellent
328 reviews
Bedroom
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  • Pets Allowed
  • Breakfast
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The SpaceMy home is modern built for the sun with views over pastures to Lake Mapourika. 2 rooms .1 Queen with en suite. Across the hall is a room with 2 single beds. I also have a comfortable trundle bed which can be set up in the guest lounge. So if needed the house can sleep 5 Guest Access5 minutes drive away is the Franz Josef village.There are numerous choices for dining. Great cafes. I can help you with bookings for all of the Glacier Activities if that helps Interaction with GuestsIf you need quiet and privacy this is the place for you however if you want to chat I love a good chinwag.I work in the village Monday to Friday from 9 till 6. Access can easily be arranged during those hours. Please Call into the Glacier Shop in the main street. I can direct you from there. The NeighborhoodThis neighborhood is very quiet. Close enough to the village yet when you get home its so peaceful Getting AroundOff street parking available. Most of the cafes and bars offer transport home if you happen to go over the drinking limit. Other Things to NoteI live 5 KM to the town so your own car is preferable however there is a shuttle service which can take you in and out. I have a standard poodle named Rodney. He is very social and friendly. We have just added a kitten to our family. Very friendly she is too
Home/Apartment
Excellent
217 reviews
3br Home/Apartment
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  • Parking
The SpaceThe house has three bedrooms, a master bedroom with a queen size bed and adjoining nursery room with portacot, the second bedroom has a queen size bed, the third bedroom has two single beds. Linen and towels are provided. Cleaning is provided, it would be much appreciated if guests can leave the house as clean and tidy as possible. The lounge, kitchen and laundry are all well appointed with modern appliances and furnishings. The kitchen has a stove with oven, full size fridge + freezer, microwave, rice cooker, kettle, toaster, dishes, cutlery, pots & pans etc. The laundry has a washing machine and dryer. The bathroom has a shower, sink and bath. The toilet is separate from the bathroom. Lounge has a TV with Freeview channels, a dvd player, and a stereo with MP3/smartphone port. The house is heated with a large Yunka wood burning fire (firewood provided free of charge) and a heater in each room. Guest AccessGuests will have the whole home to themselves. The house is on its own private section. Wifi is provided free of charge. Rubbish bins are also provided free of charge. Interaction with GuestsThis house is rented on an un-hosted basis. Andrea's contact number is provided for urgent issues. The NeighborhoodThe neighbourhood is quiet with brilliant mountain and rainforest views. The house is located just around the corner from the Glacier Hot Pools and King Tiger restaurant. The house is within easy walking distance to the main town centre (5 minutes' walk). Excellent cellphone reception. Getting AroundOff street parking is provided. All amenities are a short walk or drive away. Other Things to NoteA folder of all the activities in Franz Josef is available to look through. Scrabble, Monopoly and Jenga are available to play.
Hotel
Poor
444 reviews
18br 4-star Hotel
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Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this luxury apartment is within 3 mi (5 km) of Glacier Hot Pools, Westcoast Wildlife Centre, and Our Lady of the Alps. St James Anglican Church is 2.2 mi (3.6 km) away.
Hotel
Poor
14 reviews
16br 4-star Hotel
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  • Wifi
Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this hotel is 3 mi (4.8 km) from Glacier Hot Pools and 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Westcoast Wildlife Centre. St James Anglican Church and Franz Josef Glacier are also within 6 mi (10 km).
Hotel
18br 4-star Hotel
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  • Wifi
Situated in the mountains, this eco-friendly motel is within a 5-minute walk of Westcoast Wildlife Centre and Glacier Hot Pools. Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church are also within 10 minutes.
Hotel
20br 4-star Hotel
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Located in the heart of Franz Josef Glacier, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Glacier Hot Pools and Westcoast Wildlife Centre. Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church are also within 15 minutes.
Hotel
Poor
42 reviews
80br Hotel
    Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Westcoast Wildlife Centre and Glacier Hot Pools. Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church are also within 10 minutes.
    Hotel
    100br 5-star Hotel
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    Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Glacier Hot Pools and Westcoast Wildlife Centre. Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church are also within 10 minutes.
    Hotel
    Poor
    108 reviews
    11br 4-star Hotel
      Located in the heart of Franz Josef Glacier, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Westcoast Wildlife Centre and Glacier Hot Pools. Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church are also within 10 minutes.
      Other
      1br Other
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      We, being me and Rodney my standard poodle, enjoy a great location with views over pastures to Lake Mapourika. It's a great place to unwind and enjoy some rest from your travels.
      Hotel
      Poor
      118 reviews
      16br Hotel
        Situated in a rural location, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Glacier Hot Pools and Westcoast Wildlife Centre. Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church are also within 15 minutes.
        Hotel
        Nice
        170 reviews
        23br 3-star Hotel
          Glacier Gateway Motel is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Franz Josef Glacier. The hotel offers a wide range of amenities and perks to ensure you have a great time. All the necessary facilities, including tours, Wi-Fi in public areas, facilities for disabled guests, luggage storage, car park, are at hand. Designed and decorated to make guests feel right at home, each room comes with coffee/tea maker, microwave, inhouse movies, shower, kitchenette. Access to the hotel's garden will further enhance your satisfying stay. Glacier Gateway Motel is an excellent choice from which to explore Franz Josef Glacier or to simply relax and rejuvenate.
          Hotel
          Poor
          98 reviews
          15br 3-star Hotel
            Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Glacier Hot Pools, Westcoast Wildlife Centre, and Our Lady of the Alps. St James Anglican Church is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) away.
            Hotel
            Poor
            622 reviews
            24br 4-star Hotel
              Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this motel is steps from Our Lady of the Alps and Westcoast Wildlife Centre. St James Anglican Church and Glacier Hot Pools are also within 10 minutes.
              Hostel
              10br Hostel
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              Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Westcoast Wildlife Centre and Glacier Hot Pools. Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church are also within 10 minutes.
              Hotel
              Poor
              255 reviews
              30br 4-star Hotel
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              • Swimming Pool
              • Wifi
              Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this eco-friendly caravan park/campground is steps from Glacier Hot Pools and Westcoast Wildlife Centre. Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church are also within 10 minutes.
              Hotel
              Poor
              132 reviews
              10br 4-star Hotel
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              Located in the heart of Franz Josef Glacier, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Westcoast Wildlife Centre and Glacier Hot Pools. Franz Josef Glacier is 3.4 mi (5.4 km) away.
              Bedroom
              Excellent
              434 reviews
              Bedroom
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              The SpaceYour welcome to share our family home and immerse yourself in the beautiful west coast glacier region. We are located 10 minutes from the Franz Josef glacier and 5 minute drive from the Franz Josef tourist village. Our home is quiet, warm and surrounded by gorgeous lush west coast bush, and stunning mountain and lake views. If you are looking for a space to relax and feel at home while exploring the Glaciers, stay with us! We have two guest rooms. Our main guest room is private and own entrance off the family home. You can come and go as you please with no worries. You will enjoy the clean, large and bright space with a private ensuite bathroom, complimentary tea and coffee making facilities which includes a large variety of herbal tea, coffees, cookies and mini fridge. Room has walk-in closet, queen size bed, paid TV 100+ channels, free wifi, heating, couch and French doors with outside seating. Our second room has a queen sized bed and private toilet. Extra charge for second room is $40 per person. Guest AccessOwn private access to guest room. Family kitchen to cook in, dining, laundry, phone and wifi. Off street parking is also available. Interaction with GuestsThe room is set up for guests in mind so your welcome to all the privacy you need and will not be disturbed during your stay. Anytime you would like a chat or assistance with your travel plans your welcome to join us. The NeighborhoodOur Neighbourhood is safe and quite and off the main road. Our home is in a newly developed subdivision with only a few houses. Getting AroundYou will require a car staying with us. There is no public transport. We are 5 minute drive from the Village and a 10 minute drive from the Glacier car park. Other Things to NoteRecommendations for restaurants, activities, helicopter flights, bush and glacier walks, just ask! We can easily assist with booking activities and if you are planning a SCENIC flight over the glaciers book with us to receive a discount! Please note the West Coast region is renown for rain!... hence the beautiful lush landscape. If you are planning a scenic flight or glacier tour we recommend you stay at least two nights. This will increase your chances to see the glacier by Helicopter as trips are cancelled when raining or cloudy. If you are interested in staying with us and have any questions please feel to contact Karl and myself anytime.
              Hotel
              Good
              12 reviews
              43br Hotel
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              Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Westcoast Wildlife Centre and Our Lady of the Alps. Glacier Hot Pools and St James Anglican Church are also within 10 minutes.
              Home/Apartment
              Excellent
              85 reviews
              3br Home/Apartment
              • Wifi
              • Parking
              The SpaceThis house is perfect for those wanting the privacy of exclusive use of an entire luxurious house all to themselves. Set in a peaceful area amongst the trees, The Ferns Luxury Hideaway is only a few minutes' walk from Franz Josef's hot pools, restaurants, supermarket and activities. The house is an award winning architecturally designed home set elevated amongst the rainforest. Guest AccessGuests will have full, exclusive access to the entire house and property including off-road parking, backyard, large deck, full kitchen, three bedrooms (2 queen size beds, 2 single beds, 1 portacot) two bathrooms, laundry, living and dining areas. Unlimited wifi is provided free of charge. Unlimited local landline calls are provided free of charge. Rubbish bins are provided free of charge. The house is heated with a large wood burning fire (firewood provided free of charge) and electric heaters including a brand new heat pump. Interaction with GuestsThe Ferns Luxury Hideaway is rented on an entire home/un-hosted basis. Guests will be given instructions on how to access the house before arrival. There is a pincode lock on the front door for keyless entry. Andrea is available by email or phone before or during your stay to answer any questions and there is an extensive information pack at the house about the house itself and Franz Josef Glacier township and the surrounding region. Andrea will give you complete privacy during your stay unless you contact her. This house is ideal for those comfortable and confident with self-catering. The NeighborhoodThe neighbourhood is quiet with brilliant mountain and rainforest views. The house is located just around the corner from the Glacier Hot Pools and King Tiger and Monsoon restaurants and the Franz Josef Glacier Guides. The house is within easy walking distance to the main town centre (5 minutes' walk). Excellent cellphone reception. Franz Josef is a fun, vibrant and busy little town (especially in the summer) where aviation is a big part of the economy, it's home to NZ's busiest heliport and NZ's highest skydive, Skydive Franz at 13, 16 and 19,000ft. There are many top quality restaurants, cafes and bars and plenty of activities to keep people busy. There are lots of nature walks for those wanting to enjoy the stunning views of the forests, mountains, lakes, rivers and ocean. Getting AroundFree off street parking is provided. All amenities are a short walk or drive away. Other Things to NoteAll the bed sheets are at least 1000 thread count.
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              Home/Apartment
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              Interaction with GuestsThe reception where you get your keys from (15 Cowan Street) is open from 8am until 8pm and we are more than happy to help you with any information or bookings. The NeighborhoodLocated in a quiet cul-de-sac in a residential area surrounded by rainforest our Cottages should allow you a peaceful place to rest. Getting AroundThe bus stops just outside our reception and the Cottages are only 100m away. In general everything in town is in walking distance so that you don't necessarily need a car to get around. Other Things to NoteTo check in please come to the reception of The Terrace at 15 Cowan Street, just on the corner of Cowan and Cron Street
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              2br Home/Apartment
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              The NeighborhoodVery quiet and peaceful residential area with no direct neighbours. Getting AroundFrom our house you can easily access shops, restaurants and activity offices within a few minutes of walking. Other Things to NoteTo check in please come to the reception of The Terrace at 15 Cowan Street, just on the corner of Cowan and Cron Street.
              Hotel
              Okay
              34 reviews
              3-star Hotel
              Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Glacier Hot Pools, Westcoast Wildlife Centre, and Our Lady of the Alps. St James Anglican Church is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) away.
              Home/Apartment
              Good
              28 reviews
              4br Home/Apartment
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              • Pets Allowed
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              The SpaceLovely comfortable spacious home. Slat pool table. 2 acres of grass with chickens, Lamb and Rascal the dog. Lovely countryside for a walk. Guest AccessYou are welcome anywhere on the fenced 2 acres. Electric fences Interaction with GuestsWe live on site and are happy to provide local info and advise on places to see and things to do. Jade Carving Studio, ask Steve for a look. The NeighborhoodPeaceful solitude on a quiet back road. Not a person or building in site looking across miles of farm land towards Lake Mapourika. Cycle ways and bush walks handy. Oasis restaurant 1 klm. 15 minutes to the beach, White Heron and Kiwi sanctuary. Getting Around5 minutes drive to excellent restaurants and bars in Franz Josef town. 1 kilometer walk to cafe. Other Things to NoteYou will see the farm animals and workers over the fence which is ELECTRIC, don't touch!
              Bed & Breakfast
              1br Bed & Breakfast
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              Admire Franz Josef B & B at 6E Potters Lane Franz Josef Glacier. We are 6 km north of Franz Josef in a purpose built B & B on 1 hectare of land 20m off State Highway 6. We are a Quilt Gallery. We raise our own beef on another hectare of land.
              Home/Apartment
              Good
              160 reviews
              2br Home/Apartment
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              • Parking
              The SpaceWe have our cottage on an elevated site overlooking the Tatare river and mountains, views of the Glacier Valley are unique to this location and envied by many other motels in the district. Guest AccessAccess your via the main drive note we are set well back from the road. We are right next to Glacier View motel. There is a parking area in front your Cottage and there is access to a guest laundry located near the cottage in a separate building. On arrival please go straight into your cottage the key will be in the door and milk in the fridge you do not need to sign in as such as we have all your details and payment already. The house and grounds around the house, the Stable and arena areas are private. On departure just leave the key in the door of the cottage thankyou and enjoy your stay. Wifi is free and is in your cottage. Interaction with GuestsWe are happy to answer any questions and can book flights and tours if asked. At Glacier Cottages we respect your privacy. When you depart simply leave the key in the door. The NeighborhoodWe are part of a small rural community my husband and myself are both volunteer fire /ambulance officers, our town is full of interesting things to see and do from quad bikes to skydive and helicopter flights. We have a new hot pool complex and many fantastic restaurant's and bars a short 4min drive away. Getting AroundWe are about a 4 min drive from the village of Franz Josef we are on the North side of the village. We recommend driving your car or rental around while you stay with us. Other Things to NoteOur property is a working horse farm and horses are ridden and driven in and around the property, we have miniature horses and show hacks. Please drive slowly on driveways 15 km speed limit.
              Home/Apartment
              3br Home/Apartment
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              The SpaceThree bedroom self-contained farm holiday house with free satellite TV, spa bath and auto laundry. The house is heated with a heat pump but it also has a free-standing fireplace. If you would like to light the fire you can purchase a firewood pack for $25 which has firestarters and enough wood for the night. Located 3 kilometres north of Franz Josef village away from the helicopter noise you'll have a relaxed stay here. The house is self service so you can come and go as you please. Check in is from 4pm with check out by 10am but these can be altered by previous arrangement if you require it. Note that towels and bed linen are provided but not face cloths or hand towels. Guest AccessUpon confirmation of your booking please contact us direct in order to obtain the house key. Don't leave it until you arrive at the house to call us as our phone lines get busy in the evening! Just like a hotel, we require valid credit card details as a key/damage bond PRIOR TO GIVING ACCESS TO THE PROPERTY. This is best done when you call a day or two before for key location. Interaction with GuestsWe leave you to enjoy the property to yourself, although only a phone call away if you have any queries. The Neighborhood4 minutes drive from the Franz Josef town centre with mountain views and attractive gardens. Franz also has some great hotpools to relax in after a day in the National Park. We can also make any travel arrangements and suggest activities to do during your visit. If you'd like to do any activities or tours while on the West Coast I may be able to organise some discounts for you so let me know and I'll see what I can do. Other Things to NoteReminder: Must contact us direct one or two days before arrival to get the key code. Don't leave it until you arrive at the house as the phone lines might be busy!!! Bedding configuration: Room 1 Queen bed (2 people(URL HIDDEN) + 1 x set of 2 single bunk beds (2 people) Room 2 Queen bed (2 people) Room 3 Queen bed (2 people) Lounge - Double fold out lounge (2 People) Additional - 2 x trundle beds, 1 x cot We lock any bedrooms not required according to your number of guests.
              Hotel
              3.5-star Hotel
              Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this vacation home is within a 5-minute walk of Glacier Hot Pools and Westcoast Wildlife Centre. Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church are also within 15 minutes.
              house
              3br house
                Our 3 bedroom ground floor house offers the ideal place for a family or group of friends to relax while visiting Franz Josef Glacier. Offering the perfect setting, in a great location opposite the Glacier Hot Pools and only 4 minutes walk to the centre of Franz Josef our modern ground floor house will let you relax with plenty of space while in Franz Josef along with all the comforts of a serviced apartment, including unlimited free wifi. The main bedroom offers a Super King bed and the two other bedrooms offer single beds. The house is surrounded by native bush at the back of our small 10 site campervan park.
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                With a stay at The Mueller in Franz Josef Glacier, you'll be convenient to Glacier Hot Pools and Westcoast Wildlife Centre. This motel is within close proximity of Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church. Make yourself at home in one of the 21 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Amenities Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of The Mueller. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Free self parking is available onsite.
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                When you stay at Glacier Cottages in Franz Josef Glacier, you'll be convenient to Westcoast Wildlife Centre. This 4-star cottage is within the region of Franz Josef Glacier and Fox Glacier. Make use of convenient amenities such as wireless Internet access (surcharge), tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. Featured amenities include a business center, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.
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                Located in Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef Treetops is minutes from Glacier Hot Pools and Westcoast Wildlife Centre. This vacation home is within close proximity of Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church. Make yourself at home in of the guestrooms featuring fireplaces and flat-screen televisions. Have private patios. Kitchens are outfitted with full-sized refrigerators/freezers and microwaves. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Amenities Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. The front desk is staffed during limited hours. Free self parking is available onsite.
                Bed & Breakfast
                Good
                56 reviews
                1br Bed & Breakfast
                • Wifi
                • Parking
                The SpaceThe accommodation is tastefully decorated and offers guests somewhere to relax in private rural setting just a short drive from the buzzing town of Franz Josef. Guest AccessThe accomodation is fully self contained, guests have there own private bathroom, basic kitchen facilities, 40" flat screen TV with Freeview and out door BBQ area. Interaction with GuestsWe really look forward to meeting you! There are times we will be unable to personally meet guests as we can be busy and Janelle travels a lot competing horses over the summer season so is often away, particularly over the weekends, so we apologise in advance for this. However, during these times the staff from Fern Grove Gifts & Souvenirs manage the property so can assist with any queries you may have we also have a super duper lady Becs who comes and services your room so you still be well looked after!! Getting AroundYou will need your own transportation we are 3 km from the main town centre/bus stop. Other Things to NoteContinental Breakfast can be provided at an additional cost of $25 per night for two people, let us know when the booking is made if you wish to have breakfast. We also have Venison BBQ meat packs that include sausages and steak that are $15 a pack and 250 gram bags of West Coast Whitebait for $20, so you can make your very own famous patties! You will need to let us know a day in advance if you wish to have either of these.
                Bed & Breakfast
                1br Bed & Breakfast
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                This property was deactivated by the owner. We have found several other available options for your stay.
                Home/Apartment
                Excellent
                4 reviews
                3br Home/Apartment
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                Franz Josef Treetops Accommodation is located directly opposite the Glacier Base containing, the Glacier Hot Pools, Franz Josef Glacier Guides and the Visitor centre yet set on a large area means you will be able to enjoy plenty of space and privacy.
                Bed & Breakfast
                1br Bed & Breakfast
                • Wifi
                • Breakfast
                The SpaceThe Garden Room overlooks the beautiful garden with the mountains in the background. The room sleeps 2 and has its own ensuite. Guest AccessAccess to guest lounge and dining area. Interaction with GuestsLinda is available to offer guest advice and to chat. The NeighborhoodOur home is built on a hectare (2.5 acres). Many restaurants are available in Franz Josef. Activities - glacier walks, quad bike fun, Kiwi chicks tours, hot pools, horse treks etc. Bookings for glacier Helihikes should be made before you come as they are usually booked out daily. Other Things to NoteLovely continental breakfast with freshly baked muffins, muesli and bread. Fresh fruit, berries from the garden and homemade jam.
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                1br Bed & Breakfast
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                The SpaceEach bedroom has an ensuite. We have 3 rooms in our B&B. The Quilt Room can accommodate 3 singles, or a single and a couple as two single beds can be made into a Super King. Guest AccessGuests have access to their own lounge and dining area. Interaction with GuestsLinda is available to advise guests on what to do in the area. The NeighborhoodMany activities are available in the area - restaurants, glacier flights, horse riding, quad bike riding, hot pools, Kiwi centre where they raise Kiwi chicks and many more activities. Getting AroundNo public transport but glacier tours are available. Other Things to NoteIf guests want to participate in a Heli hike they need to book that in advance of arriving in Franz Josef as there are only two trips per day.