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4.4 out of 5

"The measure of a hotel is based on the quality of service provided by their staff and here the service could not have been better. We checked out and ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 10 Dec 2017

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Hotel Description

At Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier you'll be within a short 5-minute stroll of Westcoast Wildlife Centre and Glacier Hot Pools. Highlights at this hotel include 4 spa tubs, a full-service spa and free self parking.

You can enjoy free WiFi, TVs and hairdryers, featured in all 130 rooms. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges and round-the-clock room service. Additionally, desks and free toiletries are available.

A relaxing visit to Amaia Luxury Spa can include deep-tissue massages and hot stone massages along with body scrubs, facials and aromatherapy. Moa Bar is the hotel's own bar. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café and laundry facilities.

In the area of this 4-star Franz Josef Glacier hotel, you'll find Franz Josef Glacier.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$207* Per night/room 8 Dec. - 9 Dec.

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Twin KS

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Triple Room, 3 Single Beds

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Twin QQ

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Superior Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier ratings based on 85 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

Everyone (31) Couples (36) Family (18)

Property Features

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier offers its guests 4 hot tubs. There's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. The eco-friendly Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier also features tour or ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and 24-hour room service. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Franz Josef Glacier hotel.

  • 130 guestrooms or units
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Hokitika (HKK) (135.4 km / 84.2 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier offers 130 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and free toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Fridges and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include a shower. Cots/infant beds (complimentary) are also available. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Television
  • Fridge
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

On-site venue – This restaurant only serves dinner.Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Moa Bar – On-site bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Reflexology
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property has been rated 4 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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