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Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier

Our Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier is close to the edge of one of New Zealand's most spectacular natural attractions, welcoming you to this enticing and dramatic region.

Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier sits at the edge of the Westland World Heritage Park and is just moments from one of New Zealand's most spectacular natural attractions, the Franz Josef Glacier.
Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier makes the most of its alpine location and offers quality accommodation in two separate hotel 'wings'. Stay in either the Douglas or Graham wing and enjoy the beautiful surroundings within Franz Josef village. Our hotel is in a premium location, making it the perfect place to base yourself while exploring the magnificent Westland region.

Our professional, friendly staff look forward to welcoming you and helping to make your stay enjoyable and comfortable. Your visit will be made even more memorable by the many natural wonders in the area. Just be sure to bring your camera!

Canavans & The Moa Bar
Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier offers guests during the peak summer months and a buffet and a la carte menu options to get you off the the best start for the day of site-seeing or to make the perfect end to a day of explorations.

Opening Hours
Canavans Resturant provides hearty West Coast food, with local fare, wine and beer featured on the menu. Canavans Resturant is available by reservation only and the open plan design means it is the ideal location for groups and functions. Canavans is open year round for breakfast from 6.30am - 10.00am and dinner from 6.00pm until late.

The Moa Bar named after the twin moa statues that are an iconic feature of the property, the moa bar is located in the heart of the Hotel and provides the perfect place to unwind next to the roaring fire or on the balcony enjoying stunning West Coast weather. Open from 4,.00pm, the Moa Bar offers a wide selection of New Zeland beers and wines, along with spirits and non-alcoholic beverages.

West Coast hospitality and hearty meals
Local food, wines and beer feature prominently on the hotel's menus and drinks lists. Try some of our famous West Coast whitebait or sample some Westland lamb shanks and don't forget to leave room for a refreshing Speights or Steinlager beer.

Booking and more information:

P: +64 3 752 0729
NZFREEPHONE: 0800 696 963
F: +64 3 752 0709

State Highway 6
PO Box 47,
Franz Josef Glacier,
New Zealand



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