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Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

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Minibar, desk, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Minibar, desk, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Minibar, desk, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Minibar, desk, free cots/infant beds, free WiFi

Overview of Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

4 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
36 Main Road, State Highway 6, Franz Josef Glacier, 7886

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationWestcoast Wildlife Centre3 min walk
  • Popular LocationGlacier Hot Pools4 min walk
  • Popular LocationOur Lady of the Alps6 min walk

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About this area

Franz Josef Glacier

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier is located in Franz Josef Glacier. Te Wahipounamu and Lake Gault reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Westcoast Wildlife Centre and Glacier Hot Pools. Enjoy the great outdoors with skydiving, hiking/biking trails and ecotours, or hop on a bike for hire nearby and explore all the area has to offer.

What's nearby

  • Westcoast Wildlife Centre - 3 min walk
  • Glacier Hot Pools - 4 min walk
  • Our Lady of the Alps - 6 min walk
  • St James Anglican Church - 8 min walk
  • Fox Glacier - 25 min drive

Restaurants

  • Canavans Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Moa Bar — 1 min walk
  • The Canopy Restaurant - 2 min walk
  • Snake Bite Brewery - 2 min walk
  • Monsoon Bar & Restaurant - 3 min walk

Getting around

  • Hokitika (HKK) - 95 min drive

About this property

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

Eco-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and full-service spa
Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has a full-service spa and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. All 130 rooms provide in-room free WiFi, fridges and TVs. Guests will also find minibars, hairdryers and showers.
Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier offers 130 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and free toiletries. This Franz Josef Glacier hotel provides 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.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Amaia Luxury Spa. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and 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.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older; guests must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 14 days prior to check-in
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop
  • 1 bar/lounge

Things to do

  • Full-service spa

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Reflexology
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV

Food and drink

  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older; guests must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 14 days prior to check-in

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

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®

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 200 out of 471 reviews
5 - Excellent 42%
Rating 4 - Good. 168 out of 471 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 62 out of 471 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 28 out of 471 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 13 out of 471 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great biews very quiet, very attentive hospitality team
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Friendly host, Great location by New World , Clean and spacious room, host turned on heap pump before we arrived it was very cosy. thanks
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff were friendly. Was very clean. Not enough car parking, sometimes had to park on the street.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021