Overview

Chateau Backpackers & Motels

8-10 Cron Street, Franz Josef Glacier 7050, New Zealand
+64 3752 0738

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+64 3752 0738

Overall guest ratings

7.6/10 Good
Based on 903 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 9.1
  • 5.5
  • 5.4

Good to know

  • Tasty soups
  • Affordable food
  • Fair breakfast prices

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    About

    Chateau Franz Hostel is a great choice for a stay in Franz Josef Glacier. The spa tub makes for a relaxing end to the day, and free perks include continental breakfast and self parking.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi
    • Hot tub
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
    • Grill
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 903 reviews
    • 9.7 "Excellent value."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 90%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% said the reception staff was great."
      8.1 "81% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.0 "Breakfast is good."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 7.0 "Internet works."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.2 "52% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.4 "Average comfort."
      5.9 "Beds were acceptable for 59%."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      3.3 "67% complained about the bathroom."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were dirty."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were small."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.5 "75% had problems with the shower."
      1.9 "81% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.7 "63% found problems with the furniture."
      2.0 "80% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.0 "For 90%, the rooms looked old."
    • 2.3 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were dirty."
      2.0 "80% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.9 "81% thought it was rather dirty."
      2.7 "Unclean dining area, according to 73%."
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    Overall Rating

    7.4 Good
    Based on 623 reviews
    • 9.8 "Excellent value."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.3 "83% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.3 "Food is delicious."
      9.8 "98% thought the soups were tasty."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
    • 7.7 "Good breakfast."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.1 "51% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.3 "Average comfort."
      5.9 "Beds were acceptable for 59%."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      3.7 "63% complained about the bathroom."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were dirty."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were small."
      1.0 "90% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.9 "71% had problems with the shower."
      1.0 "For 90%, the rooms looked old."
      1.8 "82% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.7 "63% found problems with the furniture."
      2.7 "73% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.1 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were dirty."
      1.7 "83% thought it was rather dirty."
      2.7 "73% said the bathroom was dirty."
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    Overall Rating

    7.8 Good
    Based on 90 reviews
    • 9.7 "Excellent value."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 6.1 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.0 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "Beds were acceptable for 61%."
    • 5.0 "Average amenities."
      4.9 "51% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 2.3 "Generally quite dirty."
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    Overall Rating

    7.8 Good
    Based on 189 reviews
    • 9.6 "Excellent value."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.6 "Food is delicious."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
      9.9 "99% thought the soups were tasty."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
      9.9 "99% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      3.3 "67% complained about the bathroom."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were dirty."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were small."
      2.6 "74% had problems with the shower."
      2.1 "79% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.1 "89% thought they were poorly maintained."
    • 2.3 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were dirty."
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    Hotel type
    Boutique Hotel
    This is a wonderful boutique hotel, as guests say.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Tasty soups"
    "Affordable food"
    "Fair breakfast prices"
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