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Chateau Backpackers & Motels
8-10 Cron Street, 7856 Franz Josef, New Zealand – Excellent location – show map
Excellent location – rated 9.3/10! (score from 755 reviews)
Real guests • Real stays • Real opinions
Surrounded by rainforest and mountains, Chateau Backpackers & Motels offers an outdoor fire pit, BBQ facilities and a guest lounge with a fireplace. Just 10 minutes’ walk from the Waiho River, it offers free WiFi and free parking on site.
The hostel offers free vegetable soup each evening/ The free breakfast includes cereals, milk, toast and coffee. There are also a number of restaurants within a 15-minute walk.
Guests can choose between ‘pod’ dormitory rooms or private rooms with a refrigerator, microwave, toaster and electric kettle. Most rooms also have a TV. The pods feature a privacy curtain, a power point and a USB port.
The property offers 2 communal kitchens, TV lounges with satellite channels,a deck, as well as a book exchange and video library. The tour desk can provide sightseeing advice and book local activities.
Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.
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4 reasons to choose Chateau Backpackers & Motels
- Are there rooms with window?HI, Yes all of our bedrooms have opening windows. Regards ChateauAnswered on June 16, 2022
- Does this room come with all the bedding or do you need to bring your own?Hi, All of our rooms come with bedding, and all private rooms include towels. Regards ChateauAnswered on February 11, 2021
- What time do you start breakfast? I will be getting the bus to Queenstown. Thanks, LindaBreakfast is served daily between 7.15 until 9.30.Answered on September 3, 2022
- Is it possible to check in around or after 10pm?Hi, If you have a confirmed booking, then you can check in any time you wish. Its best to contact the property if you are going to be arriving late so that they can explain the late arrival check in process to you. Regards ChrisAnswered on September 11, 2022
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2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children & Beds
Children of all ages are welcome.
Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.
To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.
Crib and extra bed policies
There's no capacity for cribs at this property.
This property doesn't offer extra beds.
No age restriction
There's no age requirement for check-in
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
Chateau Backpackers & Motels accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
FAQs about Chateau Backpackers & Motels
From the nearest airport, you can get to Chateau Backpackers & Motels by:
- Bus 1h 50min
Chateau Backpackers & Motels is 500 feet from the center of Franz Josef.
Check-in at Chateau Backpackers & Motels is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.
The prices at Chateau Backpackers & Motels may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.
Guests staying at Chateau Backpackers & Motels can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).
Breakfast option(s) include:
Chateau Backpackers & Motels offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):
- Fitness center
- Hot tub/Jacuzzi
- Pool table
Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Chateau Backpackers & Motels on this page.