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    Glow Worm Accommodation

    27 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent50%
    • Very good31%
    • Average16%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “free popcorn” (33 reviews)
    “soup” (126 reviews)
    “hot tub” (48 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 272 reviews

    Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

    Pros - Free popcorn, hot tub, free vegetable soup in the evening, free break fast (toast and cereal). Room had heating, bed was comfy and there was laundry facilities. The common areas were nice with a fully stocked kitchen and games to play. Great private...More

    Thank REBECCAR141
    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Nice and friendly staff, awesome music, the soup was delicious and free pop for all of our netflix nights. Just a perfect view with one feet outside our room. Very handy information, reality over expectation!

    Thank Irina M
    Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

    Nice service, free pop corn, breakfast, hot pool.Big kitchen and very clean. Cars can park in front of your own room. There is free soup every night it was not delicious to me. The bed is the worst in my travel experience, I just sunk...More

    Thank 瑾純 劉
    Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is one if the best I've stayed in. The free unlimited wifi was fast, there was free continental breakfast in the morning, free soup at 6pm, free use of hot tub, FREE POPCORN and the rooms and bathrooms were clean and cosy. There...More

    Thank Sam R
    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    I really enjoyed staying here and it's all down to the staff and the quirky but clever set up. A lot of thought has gone into this place. It's not flash but it is a New Zealand experience. Even if you are not on a...More

    Thank cameragod
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$33 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Franz Josef
    • Also Known As
    • Glow Worm Cottages Hotel Franz Josef
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    sueph
    12 September 2016|
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    Response from Lady_Peekaboo19 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there a few spots and plenty off street :)
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    Bin Z
    31 January 2016|
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    Response from Mevess | Reviewed this property |
    Hi!! I make Charlothe's words, my words! It depends how much you like to walk... I rented a car, so I had to walk from the parking to the glacier (Franz Josef, because to go to Fox Glacier, you definetly need a car / take... More
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    "one with an ensuite is best"
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    "slow internet when everyone is there"
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    "go for the free hikes ! and see the glow worms"
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    "Double room with private bathroom"
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