Glacier View Motel

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Franz Josef Hwy, SH 6, Franz Josef Glacier, 7886, New Zealand
4.4 out of 5 rating 230 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Glacier View Motel in Franz Josef Glacier, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Franz Josef Glacier and Te Wahipounamu. This motel is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) from Glacier Hot Pools and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Westcoast Wildlife Centre.


Make yourself at home in one of the 15 individually furnished guestrooms, featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Rooms have private patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include phones and coffee/tea makers.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.


Continental breakfasts are available daily from 12:30 PM to 1:00 PM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include 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
Glacier Hot Pools - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Westcoast Wildlife Centre - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Our Lady of the Alps - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
St James Anglican Church - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Franz Josef Glacier - 7 km / 4.4 mi
Fox Glacier Glow Worm Forest - 26.1 km / 16.2 mi
Lake Gault - 30.9 km / 19.2 mi
Gillespies Beach - 46.7 km / 29 mi

The preferred airport for Glacier View Motel is Hokitika (HKK) - 133.1 km / 82.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. 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, debit card, or cash deposit 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 front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

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

  • Free in-room WiFi has a 5-device limit. WiFi in public areas is also free and has a 5-device limit.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 12 for adults and NZD 12 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Free WiFi (limited) device count - 5
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)