Welcome to Glacier Country! Nestled in the heart of the Tai Poutini Westland National Park and only a 7-minute drive from the Franz Josef township, our brand new little cabin in the paddocks offers stunning views of the Southern Alps and ample privacy in a rural setting. Relax after a fun day of hiking and sightseeing while enjoying our spectacular West Coast sunsets, listening to the native birds, stargazing on the deck or simply being lulled by the rain.
With a touch of luxury in our modern cottages and a huge covered deck to relax and enjoy the amazing views of the snow covered Main Divide and Melchior Glacier, why wouldn't you want to stay at Te Awa Cottages.... Free wifi, air conditioner & heat pump and plenty of parking space right outside your cottage. We are located only a 2 minute drive or a 30 minute walk from Franz Josef Township.
Gecko Cottage is a part of Rainforest Retreat that tucked away in a secluded area in the heart of Franz Josef village with a wide range of activities nearby. It offers rustic accommodation with a modern twist hosting up to 2 people! It’s a fantastic place to unwind, recharge, and discover! Maximum occupancy – 2 people.