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Hotel Description

At Ribbonwood Retreat, you'll be 5.6 km (3.5 mi) from Glacier Hot Pools and 5.7 km (3.6 mi) from Westcoast Wildlife Centre. Highlights at this B&B include free daily breakfast and free self parking.

You can enjoy free WiFi, TVs and coffee/tea makers, featured in all 3 rooms. Additionally, room service and hairdryers are available.

This pet-friendly bed & breakfast has free WiFi in public areas and a library. Each morning free breakfast is served.

In proximity to this 4-star Franz Josef Glacier B&B you'll find Franz Josef Glacier.

Standard Studio (Private cottage with deck)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Suite, 1 Bedroom (Baumann Glacier Room)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

97.0% of guests recommend out of 321 reviews


Property Features

Free breakfast is available daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. Ribbonwood Retreat also features a library and room service (during limited hours). Self parking is free. This 4-star Franz Josef Glacier bed & breakfast is smoke free.

  • 3 guestrooms or units
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Library
  • No smoking on site


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking


  • Airport: Hokitika (HKK) (130.1 km / 80.8 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Ribbonwood Retreat offers 3 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. This Franz Josef Glacier bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Coffee maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free full breakfast daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 3:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.


  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.


  • Pets are welcome


Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Hotel Names

  • Ribbonwood Retreat B&B Franz Josef Glacier
  • Ribbonwood Retreat Franz Josef Glacier
  • Ribbonwood Retreat
  • Ribbonwood Retreat Bed & breakfast
  • Ribbonwood Retreat Franz Josef Glacier
  • Ribbonwood Retreat Bed & breakfast Franz Josef Glacier

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.