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    Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier Hotel

    36 Main Rd | Off State Hwy 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
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    • Excellent32%
    • Very good42%
    • Average18%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 16 June 2016

    Excellent Place. Very neat and tidy . Front Desk very receptive Rooms are spread across the resort and restaurant is also good Nice place for family and friends Close to restaurants within walking distance

    Thank rajeshduggal
    Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 17 June 2016

    Dear rajeshduggal, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor.com, following your recent stay at the Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier. I am pleased to read that the team did look well after you. Best regards, Alexander

    Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

    Great views of the rainforest and glaciers from different locations in the hotel... Franz Josef is a small town, and it dies down when dark settles in and the helicopters stop flying. The hotel is in a great location, as the few places in town...More

    Thank Jason M
    Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 10 June 2016

    Dear Jason M, Thank you for reviewing the hotel on TripAdvisor.com. It is pleasing to read that you have enjoyed your stay and that you would not hesitate to recommend us to others. Best regards, Alexander

    Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

    The beast hotels I ever had. Staff is also courteous and prompt. Location of the property was amazing... It's jus like in between the glaciers. I can see glaciers from my balcony and did wonderull photography. One should come and visit............

    1  Thank preetamIndore
    Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 10 June 2016

    Dear preetamIndore, Thank you very much for sending us your nice review. We have enjoyed looking after you and would love to welcome you back to the hotel at some stage. Please stay in touch. Best regards, Alexander

    Reviewed 3 June 2016

    We stayed in this hotel for one night only. It is perfectly situated in the centre of Franz Josef. All amenities are close to hand, restaurants, bars and visitor attractions etc. Parking was at a premium due to a large coach party that had just...More

    2  Thank Judymag2014
    Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 10 June 2016

    Dear Judymag2014, Thank you for providing us with your feedback. I am pleased to read that you have enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcome you back to the Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier in the hopefully not so distant future. Best regards, Alexander

    Reviewed 3 June 2016

    Location of the hotel is good, not exactly near all the restaurants so it is not very noisy but parking space is very limited so we have to park further and lug the luggages to and fro the room and the pavement were not all...More

    Thank axio99
    Response from Alexander T, General Manager at Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier HotelResponded 10 June 2016

    Dear axio99, Thank you for taking the time to send us your review. You stayed in one of our standard rooms that provide guests with all the comfort they can expect from a 4 star resort hotel in New Zealand. I agree that space is...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$ 76 - US$ 336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Family Hotel in Franz Josef
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
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    • 130
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    • New Zealand >
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    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Franz Josef
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    • Franz Josef Glacier Hotel
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    kwijn1
    8 November 2016|
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    Response from Devender S | Reviewed this property |
    No, you cant walk up to glaciers. There are helicopters rides, and buses which can take you at base of glaciers.
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    Vimalkumar85
    1 May 2016|
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    Response from Alexander T | Property representative |
    Dear Vimalkumar85, Thank you for your email. The main difference between the Douglas wing (Superior rooms) and Graham wing (Standard rooms) is the size of the room and standard rooms do not have access to a private balcony... More
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    "choose rooms on the 100 or 200 level for beautiful views of the glacier"
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