Rainforest Retreat

Nestled amongst native bush at the feet of the Southern Alps, Rainforest Retreat offers premium Tree House, Tree Lodge, Tree Huts and Park Motel accommodation, and a friendly and fun backpackers and holiday camp.

Per night
$26 - $650

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Rainforest Retreat is situated at the heart of Franz Josef Village on the West Coast of New Zealand's South Island. Secluded but surrounded by a host of local activities and sights, Rainforest Retreat is the perfect base to unwind and explore from.

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Nestled amongst native bush and lush punga groves in Franz Josef village, Rainforest Retreat offers a varied range of accommodation, all built to embrace the natural environment.

Whatever the season, you can explore the South Island’s glacier country and West Coast region from Rainforest Retreat. More than just accomodation, it’s a captivating experience.


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Physical address

Rainforest Retreat, 46 Cron Street , Franz Josef Glacier, West Coast, New Zealand.

Opening times

Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • BBQ Facility
  • Breakfast
  • Children Welcome
  • Dinner
  • Disabled Access
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
  • Licensed Bar
  • Pet Friendly
  • Playground
  • Restaurant
  • Spa Pool
  • Waste Station
Proximity to airport:
140kms to hokitika airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
Intercity bus drops off here
Proximity to town:
in town
Number of rooms:

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $26.00 - $650.00

Language support

  Written Spoken
German YES YES
Filipino YES YES
Spanish YES YES
French YES YES

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