If you are looking for the perfect place to stay while traveling through Franz Josef Glacier and don't want to spend too much money, the YHA Franz Josef Glacier in New Zealand is just that place. Surrounded by the West Coast rain forest, this budget accommodation in Franz Josef Glacier New Zealand is ideal for friends, families and of course backpackers. A friendly staff, amazing location and plenty of on site facilities make this an ideal vacation destination for just about anyone. Guests of the YHA Franz Josef Glacier will have access to a wide array of facilities such as a common area fully equipped kitchen, TV lounge with Sky TV, free DVDs to watch on the property, open plan lounge/dining room with piano and open fire for evening chats, wireless Internet access, bike storage, laundry room, barbecue and picnic area, sauna and even a travel desk so that touring the city and surrounding areas is easier than ever. Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark® Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Backpacker property is rated 5-stars.