Montrose Backpackers

9 Cron Street, Franz Josef, Westland National Park, South Island, New Zealand | Hostel
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Franz Josef

A travel blog entry by victoriakd


Made our way down the west coast towards Franz Josef, the views were amazing, the only problem was it was still raining! We were passing huge waterfalls coming down to the road! We got there later on at night so we changed our whole room and put all the mattresses on the floor and made us a mini cinema to watch anchorman on the laptop! Crazy Nights …

Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong/China - Oct/Nov

A travel blog entry by nlund


Sunday evening, packing and getting ready to go Monday morning - wet and drizzly as we left. Packed well and well below limit. Val saw it a a lost opportunity and was tempted to go back home to pack more! The long flight through London, Hong Kong and on to Perth went smoothly and Val was surprised at how good she felt arriving in at 23:00 local …


A travel blog entry by jgresham


After our kayak trip in Milford Sound we got a lift back to Te Anau with the company. Toby then got a bus the next morning to Queenstown, however when we booked them we had done so sepereately and toby booked first, taking up the last space on the bus. Therefore i had to get one the next day, this wasn't too much of a problem as our bus to Franz …

Natuur, natuur , natuur

A travel blog entry by suzannevmeeuwen


Kia Ora,

Het is weer tijd om jullie wat bij te praten want ik heb al weer een hoop beleefd in de tussentijd.
Inmiddels hebben Rob en ik met de bus al het Noord-eiland afgereisd en zitten nu in franz Joseph waar we de een aantal walks hebben gedaan naar de Glacier. Maar eerst zal ik nog wat vertellen of wat we daarvoor allemaal hebben …

Franz Josef

A travel blog entry by metschos


Wanaka I went by bus to Franz Josef, where I canceled my stray tour before New

Tomorrow I will go back on the bus and go down to Wanaka again. ( I know it is
not making sense, but I want to do that part of the trip with stray bus, too
Franz Josef is situated in the rainforest as I have …

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    TravelPod Member ReviewsMontrose Backpackers Franz Josef

    Reviewed by adelecarroll

    Nice Hostal

    Reviewed Nov 19, 2012
    by (52 reviews) Liverpool , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Family feel. Great kitchens and social areas. Free use of computers!!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by paul_n_alex

    Ideal and comfy

    Reviewed Nov 29, 2011
    by (23 reviews) Leicester , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Hostel is in an excellent location and is very clean and tidy. Kitchens are a little small but well stocked and the TV lounge is large. Also offer free internet terminals.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Montrose Backpackers Franz Josef

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent