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Glow Worm Accommodation Hostel

27 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Franz Josef, New Zealand

93% Overall Rating 33 out of 33 customers would recommend this property based on 33 reviews

Atmosphere 94%

Cleanliness 90%

Facilities 91%

Location 94%

Safety 90%

Staff 95%

Value 94%

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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • BBQ
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Cots available
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Hot Tub
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • PlayStation
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

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Map and Directions


Located in the heart of Franz Josef and close to all amenities, this popular and comfortable accommodation has a range of alternatives to choose from. By car• It is about a thirty minute trip from Fox Glacier. • It is about a three hour trip from Greymouth. • It’s about a four and a half hour trip from Wanaka. By bus Tour buses generally make Franz Josef one of their stops, either for the night or at least a lunch break. Alternatively, for a really cheap option, try - bus services start at $1. By air Frans Josef Airport is really only suitable for light aircraft. Mind you, Mount Cook Airport is just on the other of the mountains, and a scenic flight seeing trip can often be arranged at short notice.

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