Ribbonwood Retreat Bed and Breakfast Franz Josef Glacier

A warm welcome to our modern home and private guest cottage surrounded by native gardens. Located in the Westland National Park with beautiful mountain and forest views. Hosts Jonathan and Julie are experts on the history and ecology of the glacier.



Your hosts Julie and Jonathan are keen hikers and bird enthusiasts with extensive knowledge of the local plants, birds and walks. Enjoy panoramic views of the forests, glaciers and mountains of Westland National Park from your room. Our grounds and gardens are specially landscaped and planted with native trees to provide a habitat to attract birds. Ribbonwood is situated in a quiet rural location surrounded by lush farmland. We provide off-road parking and private access to your accommodation. Ribbonwood is minutes from the Franz Josef village and 10 minutes from the glacier. Complimentary WIFI. At Ribbonwood we pride ourselves on our friendly personalised advice, catering for just a few guests because we want you to feel at home.


26 Greens Road , Franz Josef, Waiau 7886, Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand
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