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General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through Hostelworld.com you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by Hostelworld.com and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • Hostelworld.com are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

If there are any reduction of numbers the booking will still be charged the agreed rate. Any additional numbers will be charged accordingly. Any cancellations within 14 days of the booking will incur a charge equal to the first nights stay. Any cancellations within 7 days of the check in date will not be refunded.

Additional Terms and Conditions

No key deposits required.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Let Glow Worm Accommodation be your home away from home. We have a cozy fire place in our lounge.

Glow Worm Accommodation offers a range of Backpacker Dorms and Private Ensuite rooms in the center of Franz Josef.

All room rates include free unlimited WiFi, free BBQ facilities and free use of our spa pool.

All guests from Glow Worm Accommodation have 24 hour access to our large kitchen-lounge area, with a shelf full of games for social nights. The fully stocked kitchen has everything you need.

Our TV lounge is equipped with comfy couches and a big range of movies.
Get warm with our fireplace and enjoy some free Popcorn in the lounge.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.1

  • Security 8.8

  • Location 9.5

  • Staff 9.3

  • Atmosphere 9.1

  • Cleanliness 9.0

  • Facilities 9.2


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    13 Oct 2020
    Stay here if you are going Franz Joseph. Room was perfect, kitchen very well equipped, and a wee bit of complimentary soup in the early evening was such a lovely touch. The hosts are lovely, and this hostel is very good value for money.
    Scotland, Couple, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    06 Oct 2020
    Friendly owners, homey facilities, strong WiFi. What more could you want? We happily ended up spending 3 days here.
    USA, Couple, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    14 Sep 2020
    Awesome friendly owners and great atmosphere 😀 Mean free soup too!! Highly recommended A+++
    New Zealand, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0

    Superb

    26 Jul 2020
    I loved this hostel from the moment we arrived. The manager was friendly and helpful. We were offered home-made soup in the evening at no charge and breakfast in the morning. The location is very close to town center and there are wonderful pubs and eateries very close. Bird life was abundant in the native bush around the hostel and apart from bird sounds the area was very quiet.
    New Zealand, Female, 41+
  • 10.0

    Superb

    24 Feb 2020
    Good location, nice social atmosphere, nice staff, good facilities. bit pricey in comparison to other hostels. rooms accessed from car park not main building which is quite convenient.
    Ireland, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    22 Feb 2020
    Fantastic hostel. My friend and I stayed for 3 nights. Staff are super friendly and couldn’t do enough. The kitchen is superb and SO clean with a lovely spacious dining area. We found the hostel really friendly with a lovely atmosphere and was so easy to spark conversation with people. There are ample things to do in the area. We particularly enjoyed the walk around Lake Matheson (you need a car to get here) and the kayak tour on lake mapourika.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 9.1

    Superb

    05 Jul 2020
    Nice soup and breakfast. Unfortunately the hot pool closes at 5 pm.
    Netherlands, Female, 25-30
  • 8.6

    Fabulous

    29 Feb 2020
    This is a pretty standard hostel with good value. The free breakfast is a nice plus, however, it gets really crowded in the kitchen in the morning.
    Germany, Couple, 18-24
  • 8.6

    Fabulous

    27 Feb 2020
    The company was mixed age and friendly. Cozy with tin roof that didn’t leak, because it rained every minute while staying. Popcorn at front desk neat & soup at 6 with breakfast a real plus short stay, but would stay again
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    04 Mar 2020
    There were no lockers in our dorm, but we otherwise enjoyed our stay. It was easy to arrange a shuttle to hiking trails and the free popcorn and soup was great touch.
    Canada, Couple, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Cots Available
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Hot Tub
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • PlayStation
  • Wi-Fi


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