Address46 Cron St. Franz Josef Glacier Franz JosefSee nearby area
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Description provided by property
Nestled in six acres of idyllic native bush, centrally located in the heart of Franz Josef Village, Rainforest Backpackers is secluded yet handy to every local activity; making it the perfect base to unwind and discover.
Located opposite the Glacier Hot Pools, Rainforest Backpackers offers quality backpacking accommodation. We have a range of room options including: Ensuite doubles feature King Size executive beds, Ipod docks, LCD SKY TV, Tea & Coffee
En-suite 4 bed Flashpacker dorms, and 5 to 8 bed shared dorms.
Rainforest Backpackers was architecturally designed and landscaped to merge into the existing rainforest environment whilst maximizing the awesome alpine and glacier views. Park sites are also on site for campers and vans.
Whether it's relaxing in the biggest hot tub in New Zealand or lounging by the large cozy fireplace at the monsoon bar, Rainforest Backpackers will ensure your stay is comfortable, cozy and fun.
Come and stay at Rainforest Backpackers, it's not just accommodation, it's an experience!
Services & facilities
Bureau de Change/ATM
- Bicycle Hire
- Book Exchange
- Common Room
- Pool Table
- Bicycle Parking
- Free Parking
- Meals available
- Hot Tub
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Washing machine
- Internet Access
- Luggage Storage
- Outdoor Terrace
- Shuttle Bus
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Wheelchair Accessible
Glacier Country Lake Tours
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