We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/12/2017 04/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Alpine Glacier Motor Lodge

    17 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    03/12/2017 04/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Savings alert: 26% below average rate

    The price you found is 26% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$110/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$81
    US$86
    View Deal
    Traveller (138)
    Room & Suite (66)
    Hotel & Grounds (72)
    Aspen Court Franz Josef
    1,239 reviews
    #1 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
    0.6 km
     
    Franz Josef Oasis
    383 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
    3.7 km
     
    Te Waonui Forest Retreat
    681 reviews
    #3 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
    0.4 km
     
    Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier Hotel
    662 reviews
    #8 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
    0.3 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good39%
    • Average12%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the main street” (28 reviews)
    “one night” (39 reviews)
    “new zealand” (39 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    3 Dec4 Dec
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$81.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Franz Josef hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "cc43ba5b4e3841ef82322cf220718728", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":583325,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"cc43ba5b4e3841ef82322cf220718728","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":86,"lowestMetaPrice":81,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":86,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":86,"lowestMetaPrice":81,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":86,"hotelName":"Alpine Glacier Motor Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImNjNDNiYTViNGUzODQxZWY4MjMyMmNmMjIwNzE4NzI4IiwiQUlLIjoiNGJjY2U4YWNkNzFlNDBjNmE4YWNlZDBhMjhkYjY4NzkifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/12/2017", "checkOut": "04/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$81", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"76529023":"Hotwire","71241822":"TravelocityEWS","78988812":"OrbitzEWS","110828775":"HotelsCom2IB","69105811":"Expedia","43837411":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (573)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 537 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Superbly equipped motel very close to town centre. Very comfortable with queen size bed and large screen tv. Would certainly stay here again. I would not purchase petrol in the local filling station. They do not display their prices and when I enquired why they...More

    Thank Victor R
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel was a real surprise actually. We pulled up outside and had an easy check in (even got a free milk to have tea and coffee after our drive). The room itself was big with a queen bed and a single bed with a...More

    Thank Chandra C
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our stay here was great! We stayed two nights while exploring the glaciers and were very happy with the motel. Generally the motel was fairly new and modern, huge room, big bathroom and plenty of car parking.

    1  Thank petejaus
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed here as part of a two week trip around the South Island of NZ. The rooms here are big and well decorated but we had a few tiny issues with ours. We were unable to adjust the pressure on the shower head and...More

    Thank spage89
    Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for 2 nights, the motel is spotlessly clean and spacious. All the amenities to be self contained or close enough to all the restaurants and bars. Very handy to the Glazier and trail walks or you can organise a flight, hell or guided...More

    Thank Tipperaryboy
    Aspen Court Franz Josef
    1,239 reviews
    #1 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
    0.6 km
     
    Franz Josef Oasis
    383 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
    3.7 km
     
    Te Waonui Forest Retreat
    681 reviews
    #3 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
    0.4 km
     
    Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier Hotel
    662 reviews
    #8 of 13 hotels in Franz Josef
    0.3 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$89 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Franz Josef
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Franz Josef
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Franz Josef
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Agoda, Priceline, Booking.com, Travelocity, Hotels.com, TripOnline SA, Hotwire, Orbitz and Evoline ltd so you can book your Alpine Glacier Motor Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Franz Josef
    • Also Known As
    • Alpine Glacier Motor Hotel Franz Josef ,
    • Alpine Glacier Hotel ,
    • Alpine Glacier Motel
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (138)
    Room & Suite (66)
    Hotel & Grounds (72)
    Bathroom (9)
    Nearby
    Te Waonui Forest Retreat
    681 reviews
    .37 km away
     
    Scenic Hotel Franz Josef Glacier Hotel
    662 reviews
    .28 km away
     
    Franz Josef Oasis
    383 reviews
    3.70 km away
     
    Aspen Court Franz Josef
    1,239 reviews
    .57 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Alice May
    1,265 reviews
    .18 km away
    Blue Ice Cafe
    650 reviews
    .11 km away
    King Tiger Eastern Eating House & Bar
    750 reviews
    .54 km away
    Snake Bite Brewery
    802 reviews
    .12 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Glacier Helicopters
    372 reviews
    .15 km away
    West Coast Wildlife Centre
    606 reviews
    .15 km away
    Alpine Adventure Centre Tours
    34 reviews
    .10 km away
    Tatare Tunnels Walk
    55 reviews
    .18 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    4evrtravelin
    1 June 2016|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from ecSoviet | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, it is very near the Intercity Bus Stop. Almost 2mins walk.
    1
    Vote
    Jsilvester1
    10 April 2016|
    Answer
    Response from 762avae | Reviewed this property |
    No. I don't think it does..
    0
    Votes
    camilledul
    31 January 2016|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from 762avae | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. Hair driers are available.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "No. 14 to 16 room will have the best view"
    Read review
    "Room 16 had a pleasant view."
    Read review
    "Ask for a room with a view - it is stunning!"
    Read review
    "Double rooms were very good"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing