See other Franz Josef properties

Glow Worm Cottages

27 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Franz Josef, New Zealand, Distance from city centre: 0.2km

Rating: 82% from 3 reviews

  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 93%Staff
  • 73%Security
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 86%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities

Real Reviews

Real reviews from fellow travellers

These are trusted reviews from guests who have actually stayed here. We hope you find them helpful.

Note: we only give a property a rating once it has received a minimum of 3 reviews.

  • Sort By:
  • Traveler Type:
  • Age:
  • Although a cheap night in Franz Josef, glow worm cottages seemed a little run down in massive need of a deep clean and a facelift. When I arrived I was warmly greated by two kind members of staff who directed me to my room, the room itself was quite kitted out with mugs, a mini fridge and a toaster however these all needed a great clean! The Lino in the ensuite was peeling off the floor and the water trickled from the showers. There are many other good packers in Franz Josef.
  • 51%
  • 29 May 2014 Anonymous England
  • Very nice hostel, free wifi, free soup and bread every evening. Clean and in the centre.
  • 100%
  • 20 Feb 2014 Anonymous Czech Republic
  • The staff was awesome, and I loved the veggie soup every night. The dorm I stayed in was also really nice. Looking forward to returning!
  • 97%
  • 08 Dec 2013 Anonymous USA
City Guides and Information

Video guides, travel podcasts, city maps & free city guides. What to eat, where to stay and things to do and see - our travel guides have it all.

Find a guide »
Latest Blog Post

My personal definition of a backpacker is not someone who carries a backpack, but someone who just wants to save money to travel longer.

Read more »
Great Value and Choice

We offer the most comprehensive selection of hostels on the internet with over 35,000 great places to stay in 180 countries. The ultimate online resource for hostels everywhere.

Find great value hostels »