Chateau Backpacker & Motels

Come and relax here at Chateau Backpackers & Motels after your fun-filled day on the glacier, with a cozy log fire, free breakfast, and free soup, friendly informative staff and a great atmosphere.



Located on Cron Street in Franz Josef and a 5-minute drive to the glacier car park, Chateau Backpackers & Motels is only a few minutes' walk away from all of Franz Josef's facilities and tour operators. We want to make you feel at home in our resort-style hostel at affordable prices with many different accommodation style from the most private dorm beds in Franz Josef to budget family rooms with ensuite bathrooms. We offer heaps of activities on-site to keep you entertained in both rain and shine. With homemade waffles, pancakes and soups to nourish the belly after a day of exploring Glacier Country, we believe in offering the little special touches when you stay with us.


8-10 cron street Franz josef, Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand
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