Chateau Backpackers & Motels, Franz Josef Accommodation

Perfectly located, nestled in a rainforest, Chateau Backpackers & Motels offers the ultimate budget accommodation.


Come and relax at Chateau Franz Motel & Backpackers after your fun filled day on the Glacier!

We are centrally located, only a few minute’s walk to all marvels Franz Josef has to offer!

Chateau has a FREE spa pool, FREE vegetable soup, FREE movies and popcorn.

Not to mention the FREE friendly, informative staff and great warm atmosphere!

We offer a variety of accommodation; *double and twin motel rooms with en-suite bathroom and kitchen. *Double and twin en-suite studio rooms. *Double backpacker rooms with either en-suite or shared facilities, *backpacker dorm rooms with your choice of either en-suite or shared bathrooms and tent sites!

Send us a message, give us a ring or flick us an e-mail with any questions; we would love to hear from you!


8 Cron St, Franz Josef Glacier 7886, New Zealand
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