Franz Josef Montrose Hostel Lodge

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
9 Cron Street, Franz Josef Glacier, 7856, New Zealand
4.2 out of 5 rating 255 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Franz Josef Montrose Hostel Lodge in Franz Josef Glacier, you'll be in a national park, within a 10-minute drive of Franz Josef Glacier and Te Wahipounamu. This hostel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Our Lady of the Alps and 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Westcoast Wildlife Centre.


Make yourself at home in one of the 20 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.


Enjoy recreation amenities such as a spa tub or take in the view from a terrace. Additional features at this hostel include complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and a picnic area.


Take advantage of the hostel's room service (during limited hours). A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Te Wahipounamu - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Our Lady of the Alps - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Westcoast Wildlife Centre - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
St James Anglican Church - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Glacier Hot Pools - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Tasman Glacier - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
Mount Cook National Park - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
Franz Josef Glacier - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Fox Glacier - 21 km / 13 mi
Fox Glacier Glow Worm Forest - 23.7 km / 14.7 mi
Lake Gault - 28.5 km / 17.7 mi
Gillespies Beach - 44.2 km / 27.4 mi

The preferred airport for Franz Josef Montrose Hostel Lodge is Hokitika (HKK) - 135.9 km / 84.5 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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 The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 8 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Reception hours are 8 AM-8 PM. Guests planning to arrive outside of these hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • 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.

  • Cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Picnic area
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Spa tub
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Terrace
  • -Library
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking