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My wife and I stayed in a private room on the second floor, what a view! There are three rooms upstairs that face Mt. Cook and the view can't be beat. There is also a bathroom and shower upstairs so we did not have to...More
This was my first experience of staying in a hostel and I was SPOILT!! If the landscape doesn't win you over (right in the middle of a 'bowl' of mountains, incredible scenery and drive up from Christchurch via Lake Tekapo) then the facilities will! The...More
We were disappointed by this place. We had a private room but you can hear everyone in the hostel as the wall are so thin. So it is difficult to sleep properly are you are being waken up by every single door that shuts.
Book well in advance especially during the high season. Shop for your own provisions before you come here as there is no supermarket in the village. This is likely the cheapest accommodations in Mt. Cook village. However the the cost of being reasonably priced is...More
Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 10 December 2017
Many thanks for your positive review and rating.
Some great tips for travelers there, and I'd like to add some of my own.
We do have a small shop here on the premises, selling basic foodstuffs, so if you don't stock up beforehand...More
We are in our 50's and have stayed in youth hostels in our youths but this place is the best!. Clean and comfortable. Good WIFI. The kitchen facilities were the best of all the YHAs we stayed in in NZ. Lots of space and utensils...More
Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 8 December 2017
Thanks for your wonderful review and recommendation!
We completely refurbished our kitchen only a couple of years ago, so we're very glad to hear that you liked it. Our team we all be glad to hear that they made you feel welcome. Hopefully...More
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US$27 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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