Glow Worm Accommodations is located in the center of Franz Josef and offers a range of shared dormitory rooms and private rooms with attached bathroom. Free unlimited WiFi is included.

All rooms include free breakfast in the morning and a free vegetable soup in the evening as well as BBQ facilities and free use of the spa pool.

All guests at Glow Worm Accommodations have 24-hour access to the large communal kitchen and lounge area, with a 50-inch flat-screen TV and shelf full of games for social nights. The lounge area is equipped with couches and a large range of movies where guests can warm up next to the fireplace and enjoy some free popcorn.

Glow Worm Accommodations is a 25-minute drive from Fox Glacier. A variety of restaurants and bars is less than 10 minutes’ walk away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Glow Worm Accommodation has been welcoming guests since Nov 10, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 twin bed
1 full bed
1 full bed
2 bunk beds
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Hi Is this pet friendly? We are moving house and are passing through, needing a place to stay for the night. However we have our pets with us. 3 cats ..
    Hello Alex, Yes we have a range of pet friendly rooms available. We charge an extra $10 for pets in the room. Please call me for more information 037..
    Answered on November 2, 2021
  • Ive booked the family room for the 14th Jan.. it does it include sheets and towels?
    Yes, our family rooms have full linen, towels tea coffee etc. We look forward too seeing you in January.
    Answered on March 18, 2021
  • I have a small well trained, and house trained dog. Do you take such critters?
    We allow pet on site but not in the rooms or in the buildings.
    Answered on January 22, 2020
  • Is there kitchen facility? Does it have cooktop or gas burner for cooking?
    We have a large kitchen available 24hrs. No gas but two full ovens with electric hobs.
    Answered on January 22, 2020
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Answered on January 22, 2020
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Area info *
Amenities of Glow Worm Accommodation Great facilities! Review score, 8.6
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Game room
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
  • Pet bowls
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English

House rules

Glow Worm Accommodation takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 9:00 PM


8:00 AM - 10:00 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

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 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

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

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.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Glow Worm Accommodation accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please inform Glow Worm Accommodation of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Glow Worm Accommodation

  • Glow Worm Accommodation offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Hiking
    • Game room

  • Check-in at Glow Worm Accommodation is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Glow Worm Accommodation on this page.

  • Glow Worm Accommodation is 650 feet from the center of Franz Josef.

  • Guests staying at Glow Worm Accommodation can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • The prices at Glow Worm Accommodation may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.