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Popular property highlights

Free parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities


Situated in Franz Josef Glacier, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Westcoast Wildlife Centre, Glacier Hot Pools, and Glacier Country Kayaks. Our Lady of the Alps and St James Anglican Church are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

This hotel features 2 restaurants, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, 24-hour room service, laundry facilities, and tour/ticket assistance are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 130 rooms provide free WiFi, 24-hour room service, and TVs. Refrigerators, minibars, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier features 4 spa tubs. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This eco-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, laundry facilities, and 24-hour room service. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier has designated areas for smoking.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of spa tubs - 4 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 130 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Television 
  • Minibar 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Desk 

Where to Eat

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

Moa Bar - Onsite bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

4 spa tubs are on site.

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Facial treatments 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No elevators

Hotel Name

  • 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

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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.

Awards & 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.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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