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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Housekeeping
Self-Serve Laundry
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews soup free breakfast double room the kitchen shared bathroom soap and shampoo watching movies bus stop private ensuite every evening wifi worked well toilet and shower great place to stay enjoyed my stay small fridge new zealand common room
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been spoilt with the previous 4 accommodations we were faced with a bit of reality here. It is basically a backpackers place whether dormitories or separate rooms. If you want cheap basic accommodation this fits the bill perfectly. Class 2.5 appropriately describes this accommodation....More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Oakmead1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were unlucky with the weather and as such spent a lot more time at the hostel than we planned. Clean, friendly helpful staff, comfortable bed, great basic free breakfast included was well presented and appreciated. We really enjoyed this stop - thank you!

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Lee T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Private room was OK - clean and comfortable. Location is very good - in the quiet part of the town but very close to the main street with Supermarket and all restaurants (around 3-5 minutes walk). Staff was nice and helpful.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank przemekpus89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Franz Josef Montrose is in central Franz Josef. Franz Josef is not very big, but there are hotels also outside the small centre so it might be good to understand that this one is in the right spot. There is a bus stop for InterCity/Great...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 619dano
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took one of the private twin rooms with shared bathroom. The room was clean enough and functional but the bed sheets were slightly marked and the temperature control on the radiator had been broken off completely which meant that it was permanently on maximum....More

Date of stay: December 2018
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About
Description
Lodge & Hostel Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$24 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Montrose Backpackers Hotel Franz Josef
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$24 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Montrose Backpackers Hotel Franz Josef
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Franz Josef

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Room & Suite (32)
Dining (4)
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Pam W
10 February 2017|
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Response from Josh R | Reviewed this property |
I'd suggest emailing or calling them? I don't think you can expect them to pick up on a TripAdvisor question?
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Room Tips

"Ask for a room not on the alleyway"
Oakmead1
1 week ago
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"Take a room for two rather than a backpacker shared room if you can afford $100"
pauljilltaylor
28 Mar 2018
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"Car park can become full, get there early before trippers arrive back from Glacier."
nickeastwood52
13 Feb 2018
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"The private bedrooms are quieter - backpacking dorms are in opposite building"
coolguy98
13 May 2016
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