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Glenfern Villas

Franz Josef Glacier mountain apartments with kitchens

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
Rs7,704

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State Highway 6, Franz Josef Glacier, 7856, New Zealand
9.0.Superb.
  • We arrived at about 7.30 pm. As the reception closes at 8 pm, Rudy was in a bit of a…

    Jan 3, 2020

  • Everything was top notch would highly recommend Glenfern villas. Come on NZ get out here…

    Jul 17, 2021

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place

Guests rated location

Quiet
Safe
Easy parking
Dining options
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Kitchen
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 18 apartments
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Library

Feel at home

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Playground on site
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)
  • Sofa bed
  • Kitchen
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils

What’s around

  • Te Wahipounamu - 1 min walk
  • Glacier Hot Pools - 37 min walk
  • Westcoast Wildlife Centre - 41 min walk
  • Our Lady of the Alps - 2.4 mi / 3.9 km
  • St James Anglican Church - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Fox Glacier Glow Worm Forest - 16.6 mi / 26.8 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • 1 Bedroom Villa (1 Queen Bed)
  • 1 Bedroom Villa (1 King Bed or Twin Bed)
  • 1 Bedroom Villa (1 Queen Bed & 1 Sofa Bed)
  • 2 Bedroom Villa (2 Queen Beds)
  • 2 Bedroom Villa (1 Queen & 2/3 Single Beds)
  • 2 Bedroom Villa (2 Queen Beds & 1 Sofa Bed)

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Te Wahipounamu - 1 min walk
  • Glacier Hot Pools - 37 min walk
  • Westcoast Wildlife Centre - 41 min walk
  • Our Lady of the Alps - 2.4 mi / 3.9 km
  • St James Anglican Church - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Fox Glacier Glow Worm Forest - 16.6 mi / 26.8 km
  • Lake Gault - 19.6 mi / 31.5 km
  • Gillespies Beach - 29.5 mi / 47.4 km
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State Highway 6, Franz Josef Glacier, 7856, New Zealand

At a glance

Size

  • 18 apartments

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • No alcohol served onsite
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

The manager

Speaks: English

At the aparthotel

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Playground on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Skydiving nearby

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the apartment

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Sofa bed

Things to enjoy

  • Patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels
  • DVD player

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Awards and affiliations

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

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of NZD 18 for adults and NZD 18 for children (approximately)

PetsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Service animals exempt from fees

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place.

Policies

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

  • Glenfern
  • Glenfern Villas Aparthotel
  • Glenfern Villas Franz Josef Glacier
  • Glenfern Villas Aparthotel Franz Josef Glacier
  • Glenfern Villas
  • Glenfern Villas Apartment
  • Glenfern Villas Apartment Franz Josef Glacier
  • Glenfern Villas Franz Josef Glacier

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Glenfern Villas does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 8 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Full of Beans (2 mi), Alice May (2 mi), and King Tiger Eastern Eating House & Bar (2 mi).
  • Have fun with nearby activities like hiking and skydiving. Additional recreation onsite includes helicopter/airplane tours. Enjoy amenities like a picnic area and a garden.
9.0.Superb.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    What great villas Very warm and inviting The shower was superb and the whole facility was fantastic Top recommendation from us!!

    1 night romance trip, Jun 3, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    An excellent place to stay. Very comfortable, warm, quiet and clean. It had a well equipped kitchen and a very comfortable bed. Thoroughly enjoyed and would recommend highly.

    1 night romance trip, Apr 26, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Exceptional

    What a wonderful big spacious unit. Kitchenette was outfitted with almost everything you need. The room was clean, modern and very comfortable with amazing tall ceiling. I wish we could have stayed another night. Just a lovely accomodation which I would highly recommend.

    Teresita, 1 night family trip, Mar 26, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Beautiful place to stay.

    Beautiful accomodation and friendly service. Will stay again.

    Marcus, 1 night family trip, Jan 5, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Place was spacious. Great for families. A heap of bang for your buck here. Will definitely be back again.

    2 night family trip, Dec 30, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Animals to feed, high ceilings, spacious, own courtyard, park at door

    Cheryl, 2 night family trip, Dec 20, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Great place to stay especially as there were five of us - friendly and helpful staff. Only negative was after using the shower the floor stayed damp for quite a while but it was the middle of winter.

    Judy, 1 night family trip, Aug 9, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Our hostess made it

    We were made to feel really welcome . Very relaxing and enjoyable. Great unit and lovely surrounds.

    Mark, 1 night trip, Aug 4, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Beautiful spacious guest house

    Beautiful spacious guest house. It was really nice to cook dinner and sit on the porch in the midst of our vacation surrounded by epic mountains.

    Rebekah, 2 night trip, Mar 15, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Neat and tidy private villas with very convenient parking. Spacious

    2 night trip with friends, Mar 6, 2020

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