Jag Escape Franz Alpine Retreat

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Balcony
Terrace/patio
Fridge, microwave, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Jag Escape Franz Alpine Retreat

Jag Escape Franz Alpine Retreat

4.0 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Social distancing
2 Donovan Drive, Sh 6, Franz Josef Glacier, 7886

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGlacier Hot Pools4 min drive
  • Popular LocationWestcoast Wildlife Centre4 min drive
  • Popular LocationOur Lady of the Alps4 min drive

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About this area

Franz Josef Glacier

Located in Franz Josef Glacier, Jag Escape Franz Alpine Retreat is in a rural area and near the boardwalk. Some of the area's popular attractions include Glacier Hot Pools and Westcoast Wildlife Centre. Take in the nearby slopes with cross-country skiing, or try out other outdoor activities such as snowshoeing.

What's nearby

  • Glacier Hot Pools - 4 min drive
  • Westcoast Wildlife Centre - 4 min drive
  • Our Lady of the Alps - 4 min drive
  • St James Anglican Church - 4 min drive
  • Sentinel Rock - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Canopy Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • The Landing - 4 min drive
  • Monsoon Bar & Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Snake Bite Brewery - 4 min drive
  • Full of Beans - 4 min drive

About this property

Jag Escape Franz Alpine Retreat

4-star motel in Franz Josef Glacier with free parking
Tour/ticket assistance, a garden and a front desk safe are available at this motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. All 17 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus in-room free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find balconies or patios, room service and hydromassage showerheads.
Jag Escape Franz Alpine Retreat offers 17 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include a shower with a hydromassage showerhead, and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. 21-inch Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–11:00 AM: NZD 14 for adults and NZD 14 for children
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Helicopter/aeroplane tours

Family friendly

  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating
  • Portable fan

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 21-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Toaster

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 45.0 per night.

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 50 per day
  • Breakage deposit: NZD 50 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NZD 14 for adults and NZD 14 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 45.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts major credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Franz Alpine Retreat Cabin
Franz Alpine Retreat Cabin Franz Josef Glacier
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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 205 out of 387 reviews
5 - Excellent 53%
Rating 4 - Good. 126 out of 387 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 37 out of 387 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 12 out of 387 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 387 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A really beautiful apartment with amazing facilities. Made us feel so comfortable and homely
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Place was clean and tidy. We did wander why when were one of 3 only visitors they didn’t upgrade our room to get a better review.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
it was very clean and a great place to stay
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Clean and modern- perfect!
Easy- breezy check in by email. Key in room. Spotless and quiet
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Value for money
Very clean and as new condition. All I needed for an overnight stay. Only thing missing was a sink in kitchen area. Would definitely stay again. Excellent value money.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021