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The Hermitage Hotel

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Overview
89 Terrace Road, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7999 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed in a premium double room hopeful of great views of Aoraki Mt Cook. It was as we wished. Great views, great photos. The dining here is very good. The Alpine Room with its buffet has something for everyone. The staff are fantastic as...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this hotel because we wanted to hike the beautiful hikes around Mount Cook. We paid a high price which was to be expected during peak season. Our room was nice with a spectacular view of the mountains. They have two restaurant options at...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Mychelle F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic ambience at the Hermitage with unparalleled vista. Buffet dinner particularly good after a hard day of hiking. But get a load of this, no fresh milk available to patrons unless you buy it in the gift shop! At the time they only had a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

And weather, weather, weather. The sunrise view at 6am from the balcony was unforgettable as was the previous night's sunset. This alone (and for the price it kind of is the only real justification) can justify the room price as there is nothing luxurious about...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Jules060617
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a premium room on the second floor of the Wakefield Wing, nice balcony, lovely views of Mt Cook, meals were excellent ate in the Alpine Restaurant both nights amazing buffet, everything you wanted, breakfast was also buffet, again an amazing selection. Room two...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Philippa P
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Description
From an intrepid journey through glacial valleys to a mouth-watering culinary dining adventure, the Hermitage Hotel is the perfect 'base camp' to discover your Peak Experience. Choose from premium hotel rooms, More motel units or cozy chalets. Add world-class activities such as Glacier Explorers, Tasman Valley 4WD Tours, Big Sky Stargazing, Encounter Day Walks, scenic flights or the visual extravaganza of the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre and you have a unique, year-round alpine adventure perfect for the family holiday or your next romantic getaway. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
164
Price range
US$132 - US$414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hermitage Hotel Mt Cook Village
,
Hermitage New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Mt. Cook Village
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
164
Price range
US$132 - US$414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hermitage Hotel Mt Cook Village
,
Hermitage New Zealand
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Mt. Cook Village
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Room & Suite (394)
Dining (74)
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Leendaz
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Response from LeanneStG | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I understand from speaking to stuff there it would be done by that time.
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Response from ColinAndChristina | Reviewed this property |
Definitely a question for the hotel to answer (but generally the larger hotels in NZ do have a Christmas-themed meal on Christmas Day
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1 April 2018|
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"Stay in Twizel and drive up instead of staying here."
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