Things to do in Franz Josef

At Glenfern Villas

Visit our farmlet 'Taretare Peaks' and meet our friendly farm animals. You can interact with our sheep (Mollie, Millie and Mandy).

We have gas barbecues available allowing you to cook your meal out on the deck of your villa. Enjoy a DVD from our library if the weather is not so good or you feel like enjoying a quiet night in the comfort of your spacious villa.

A children's play area with new springless trampoline and a petanque court, there are plenty of ways to spend your time at Glenfern Villas, when you are in between excursions.

Use our free Travel Desk to plan your adventures while in Glacier Country and take advantage of the additional discounts that we have sourced for some activities.

We recommend the following:

  • Guided walks
  • Lake tours
  • Scenic flights
  • Photography galleries
  • Spa treatments
  • Greenstone carving
  • Wildlife viewing
  • Quad bike and horse trekking
  • Hot tub soaks
  • Ebike, kayak and SUP hire
  • Skydiving


Not to mention a wonderful array of great cafes and restaurants.


Address: SH 6 Franz Josef Glacier,
New Zealand

+64 3 752 0054

reservation free-phone

0800 453 633

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