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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Cool , type of place to stay in Franz Josef. Definitely a budget type of place but for a short stay is ok. Rooms are clean and comfortable and the place is in a good location for all you need to see in the town. Has cookng facilities in each room. Breakfast isn't much , toast, cereal and drinks. Free...

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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

greeted by a very friendly guy at reception who was very helpful. We chose a 4 share dorm and were very impressed. Each room has a gravel parking space in front. Our room was very clean and had a microwave, fridge and sink plus an en suite. All staff were so friendly and there was a very relaxed, fun atmosphere...

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Polmont, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed 1 night here in a individual room. Clean and comfy room. Great kitchen facilities and it was all kept tidy. I would recommend for older guests and couples aswell as the young team. Good mix of visitors. The staff were great and helpful. Free soup at night and breakfast were an added bonus!!

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Thank Broos3
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

The staff are great, they obviously work hard and make that conection with customers. It looks like the hostel is under developmemt, the rooms are clean and have lovely old pictures in rustic wood frames. The car park areas are good, hot pool and laundry. The common room and kitchen are the only areas run down. Cookers have lost their...

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Thank Gemma M
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Really good hostel with all you could think of. Free soup every day, free wifi, nice warm showers, hot pool, clean, close to everything and very friendly staff. Let us stay and have our bags there until the afternoon when we were waiting for our car to get fixed. Even drove us to the mechanic!

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Thank Kaisa N
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 February 2016

One of the best backpackers we've been to. Hips of free stuff (soup, breakfast, hot tub, international phone calls, ...) and a nice kitchen and lounge room. People at reception were very nice and helpful.

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Thank bastien293
Barcelos, Portugal
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Bacpacker Hostel. I stayed in one of the tiny but cosy private rooms. Small terrace facility to seat outside your room. Small & basic kitchenette but very convenient for a breakfast or even a light dinner. Nice & friendly staff that will hell you on your choices to the glacier. Free basic breakfast & soup every evening. Free international calls....

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Thank CARLES V
Montevideo
Reviewed 30 January 2016

We were very satisfied with our stay. You get a lot for what you pay for. Hot Tub, awesome after a long day of hiking or a few hours on the ice. Free popcorn and free soup in the evenings. Very helpful staff. We stayed in a 6 bed dorm and there was lots of space in the room. Fridge...

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Thank Charlothe B
Shropshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2016

The staff were vey helpful. The soup when we arrived after a long journey was so welcome. Free breakfast and food to help yourself to on Christmas Eve. Beautiful views of the snow-capped mountains from the kitchen/dining area windows.

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Thank rachel299
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 January 2016

I arrived at the accommodation only to find that the website I had booked through (hostel.com) was having problems w Sir Cedrics which meant that they didn't actually have the room I booked (4ppl room).. luckily staff managed to move me into another 6 ppl room but I was annoyed because I would've definitely preferred 4 people room. The place...

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Glowwormfj, Manager at Glow Worm Accommodation, responded to this review

Dear schen92 Thank you for taking the time to review Sir Cedrics Glowworm. Its a shame that there was trouble with your booking, However great to hear the staff were able to get you into a room and in such a busy time of year. I'm glad you got to use the Wi-Fi maybe next time you could try all...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Glow Worm Accommodation

Address: 27 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7886, New Zealand (Formerly Sir Cedrics Glow Worm Flashpacker Hostel)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Price Range: ₹ 1,303 - ₹ 4,169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Glow Worm Accommodation 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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“go for the free hikes ! and see the glow worms”
 of 5 bubbles , 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Double room with private bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles 679carlesv, 29 Jan 2016 | Read review
“More clips in the bathroom to hang up your stuff.”
 of 5 bubbles marionvanloenen, 26 Dec 2015 | Read review
“don't go here”
 of 5 bubbles nickysixx66, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Wifi only really works in communal areas, we had room 16 which was fine”
 of 5 bubbles TimL344, 28 Feb 2015 | Read review
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