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Glenfern Villas Franz Josef

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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“bedroom villa”(42 reviews)
“lovely villas”(8 reviews)
“short drive”(27 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
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Self-Serve Laundry
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s called a villa but it’s definitely not a villa. Has the looks of a cheap holiday house. The kitchen looks bad. Cabinets got different colours. There were not enough pans to cook and the kitchen had only place for 2 pans at the same...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An ideal base to visit the Glacier. We stayed for two days. The Villa is well presented, clean and has a cooking facilities. Large size bathroom with walk in shower. Lounge area with TV and DVD player (there is a library in reception). Patio door...More

Thank WadkinMBE
Response from Franzvillas, Manager at Glenfern Villas Franz JosefResponded 4 days ago

Hi WadkinMBE, Im glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. The view from some of the patios on a fine evening is pretty good sometimes.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing location, huge two bedroom villa, modern, clean and very well serviced. The property is located about 3km from the town, so a little remote, however, the motel offers a free transfer to a number of local restaurants. Great idea. We enjoyed a very comfortable...More

Thank Morrie
Response from Franzvillas, Manager at Glenfern Villas Franz JosefResponded 1 week ago

Hi Morrie, thanks for these words I suppose 3 ks is a long way for some people however it is pretty quite and we dont have the Constance helicopters buzzing around all the time.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although this location is a couple of miles outside Franz Josef a number of restaurants offer a collect and deliver service so you can get a meal and not worry about the drink and driving issue. Rooms were comfortable and our friends villa had an...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at Glenfern. Clean, tidy and very comfortable, and a great view when the clouds are not hanging over the mountains. A short drive into Franz Joseph but not of any great concern. The weather came in while we were there but...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Microwave
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Price range
US$140 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$140 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Heather L
2 January 2018|
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Response from Franzvillas | Property representative |
Hi Heather, im sorry but no animals of any kind (Service Dogs Exception) are permitted here. Kevin Manger
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"Kevin will take care of best as 18 villas have scenic view."
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"Not every unit has Mountain View. You paid for it but might just end up with unit facing main road"
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"Unit facing the road was nice and sunny."
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"They all looked pretty good from where I was standing with a cold NZ craft beer in my hand."
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