Chateau Backpacker & Motels, Franz Josef

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At Chateau Franz we provide you with a unique West Coast experience, our decoration theme being from the gold mining past. Come and stay with us and enjoy our warm and friendly atmosphere, where you can enjoy the cosy log fire or sit on our deck in the sun and enjoy the rain forest and magnificent mountain views. Located centrally in town, we are within walking distance to shopping, cafes and bars.

After your Glacier hike, soak in the FREE hot bubbly spa pool and then have a bowl of FREE hot delicious soup. We have two comfortable lounges, two fully equipped kitchens and drying room, big screen TV and D.V.D's, Free WIFI, FREE video & D.V.D library and Popcorn.

We can provide you with independent information and booking service for all activities in the area.

We look forward to making your stay a happy and memorable one.


* Non-smoking rooms
* FREE spa pool
* Guest Laundry on site
* Clothes Dryer
* Two fully equipped Kitchens
* FREE hot delicious soup
* Two Lounges
* Big Screen Sky TV in Lounge
* FREE video & D.V.D library
* Internet access
* Free WIFI
* Safe Deposit for valuables
* Booking Office
* BBQ outdoor dining area
* Popcorn

Location and Contact


• Located in central Franz Josef township, close to shops and other attractions
• 8-10 Cron Street Franz Josef off Condon off State Highway 6
• Franz Josef



Address: 8/10 Cron Street, Franz Josef (Franz Josef Glacier), New Zealand

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Phone Number: 0800 728 372
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Facilities and Amenities

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Luggage Storage


Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Towels (1.00)

BBQ Grill

Board Games

Book Collection/Exchange

Clothes Dryer

Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments

Entirely Non-Smoking

Hair Dryers

Hot Showers

Hot tub/Jacuzzi



Lounge Area

Movie Library/Rental

Outdoor Seating

Pool Table


Swimming Pool


Wheelchair Accessible

Airport Pickup

Lockers in Rooms

Service Animals


Min. Age without Parent: 18

Checkout: 10:00 (10 AM)

Lockout: No

Maximum Stay: Unlimited

Minimum Stay: 1 night

Open Dates: All Year

Reception Hours: 8am-8pm winter, 7.30- 9pm (summer)

Size: Very Large (100+ beds)


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