Holly Homestead B&B

2900 Franz Josef Highway, Franz Josef, Westland National Park, South Island, 7856, New Zealand | B&B
Prices starting from $172.00

Travel Blogs from Franz Josef


A travel blog entry by duffer56


I have included a helihike excursion on the Franz Josef Glacier. This is an amazing trip and the helicopter will take you to places that cannot be reached by foot.

Haast Pass to Franz Josef Glacier

A travel blog entry by duffer56


From Wanaka you will drive through the scenic Haast Pass to Franz Josef Glacier. This is a challenging drive but also very picturesque.

Staying at the Holly Homestead

Heavy Rain

A travel blog entry by jnl

After a somewhat uneasy night we started out from Lake Hawea driving to our current destination, the Holly Homestead B&B in Franz Josef. The route here was interessting to say the least. Its a five hour drive from Lake Hawea to Franz Jozef and that is not in a straight line. At times I felt like I was driving through a tropical rain forrest …

Along the west coast

A travel blog entry by janetandbobby


We left early from Hanmer Springs for our longest day of driving - an expected 7 hours - but with Jimmy's expert handling of the car and roads, we made it to the coast in about 5. The scenery moved steadily from valley with a sunrise to mountain overpasses, not as high as we had thought they would be, to rain showers, to mid-day sun at Greymouth. …

A day on the ice

A travel blog entry by edandkate


... high. We were able to slip and slide through holes and slides and had a fantastic time playing on the ice. The views from the top of the glacier were amazing, and Kate had her pick of arty photos from the crazy ice formations that were all around us. To top it off the sun shone from start to finish, making the ice even bluer and the temperature bearable! After three hours of ice exploring we were pretty tired, and were soon picked up by our pilot for ...

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This B&B, located on 2900 Franz Josef Highway, Franz Josef, is near Across Country Quad Bikes.
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