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Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef Glacier

4-starOfficial New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
State Highway 6Franz Josef Glacier7856New Zealand

4-star hotel in Franz Josef Glacier with 2 restaurants, bar/lounge
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef Glacier

from $224
  • Superior Room
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed
  • Superior Triple Room, 3 Twin Beds
  • Standard Room
  • Standard Quadruple Room
  • Standard Triple Room, 3 Twin Beds
  • Superior Twin KS
  • Superior Twin QQ
  • Suite QQ
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 130 rooms


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

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking


  • Area shuttle *
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Number of spa tubs - 4
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Minibar
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


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

Moa Bar - Onsite bar.

Awards and 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.

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef Glacier’s small print

Also known as

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


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have elevators.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef Glacier


  • Westcoast Wildlife Centre (4-minute walk)
  • Glacier Hot Pools (4-minute walk)
  • Glacier Country Kayaks (5-minute walk)
  • Our Lady of the Alps (6-minute walk)
  • St James Anglican Church (8-minute walk)
  • Franz Josef Glacier (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Fox Glacier (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)

Getting around

  • Hokitika (HKK) 97-min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier, Franz Josef Glacier

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