Franz Josef, West Coast
Westwood Lodge, Bed and Breakfast Accommodation is located in Franz Josef on the West Coast of New Zealand. It is central to any itinerary between northern and southern West Coast. Learn about the history of Franz Josef below.
Westwood Lodge itself is situated just 1km from the bustling centre of town, and is easily accessible by car (with plenty of parking available) or by a pleasant 15 minute walk along a designated footpath.
Discover Glacier Country
New Zealand’s West Coast is an environmental treasure with ice age glaciers, swift flowing streams, plunging waterfalls, primeval forests, serene lakes and rugged coastline.
South Westland is bound by the surging Tasman Sea to the west, and the high snowfields and cloud piercing Southern Alps (including Aoraki Mount Cook) to the east.
You can experience the spectacular beauty of this part of the world from the comfort of West Coast Bed & Breakfast – Westwood Lodge, in the Franz Josef township.