Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier places you next to Westcoast Wildlife Centre and within a 5-minute walk of Glacier Hot Pools. This 177-room, 4-star hotel has free in-room WiFi along with free self parking and a conference center. Glacier Country Kayaks and Our Lady of the Alps are also a short walk from this Franz Josef Glacier hotel.

Dining

Enjoy dining at Canavans Restaurant, one of 2 onsite restaurants. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, or entertain your taste buds with a beverage at the bar/lounge or coffee shop/café. Start each morning with breakfast, available for a fee.

Rooms

All 177 rooms provide refrigerators, minibars, and ironing boards. Guests can enjoy TVs and stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Desks are also standard.

Property features

Guests of Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier enjoy 4 spa tubs, free WiFi in public areas, and a conference center. You can take advantage of free parking, along with an area shuttle for a fee. Front-desk staff can assist with tours or tickets, luggage storage, and securing valuables. This hotel also has laundry facilities.

Highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Laundry facilities

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier features 4 spa tubs. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This eco-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and 24-hour room service. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier has designated areas for smoking.

  • Total number of rooms - 177 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Conference center 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Number of spa tubs - 4 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier offers 177 accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Refrigerators and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Cribs/infant beds (complimentary) are also available. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Television 
  • Minibar 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Room service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Desk 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge each morning.

Canavans Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Glasshouse Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Moa Bar - Onsite bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

4 spa tubs are on site.

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 19.00 and NZD 29.00 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Franz Josef Glacier Hotel
  • Franz Josef Glacier Scenic Hotel
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  • Hotel Scenic Franz Josef Glacier
  • Scenic Franz Josef Glacier
  • Scenic Franz Josef Glacier Hotel
  • Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.


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