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    YHA Aoraki Mt Cook

    1 Bowen Drive | cnr Bowen & Kitchener, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 8770, New Zealand
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    • Excellent47%
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    • Average10%
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    “free sauna” (6 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (56 reviews)
    “tv room” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is one of the best YHA hostels I have been to - It is very quaint and comfortable especially in an isolated village like Mt Cook. The staff were very helpful and friendly, and their pantry is well stocked as well. My only complaint...More

    Thank Di Sha P
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 4 days ago

    Kia Ora Di Sha Thank you so much for your positive review and we are really happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. i will pas on your compliments to our staff and your comment about the number of toilets to our property team :)....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Fantastic for our small group of students on a feild trip. The staff were lovely and had our rooms all ready..,very easy with check in/out and we could loan or purchase things we needed that had been forgotten. Loved the lounge area and kitchen facilities...More

    Thank Anna C
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Anna. Many thanks for your positive rating and review. We're glad that your student group were able to take advantage of our special place in the heart Of the Southern Alps of New Zealand .. tēnā rawa atu koe, Jason Neave, Hostel Manager

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The view from kitchen and common room is just terrific, rate is reasonable, location is great, room is clean, kitchen is well equipped and organised, toilets are a bit small but ok (i recommend to use the bathrooms for the disabled)

    Thank yyy740
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi yyy740 Many thanks for your constructive comments and positive review. Happy Travels Jason Neave, Hostel Manager

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I have been in New Zealand for some time now, and have to say that the man who works at reception (not sure of his name but wears glasses and has a British accent) is the rudest person that I have come across in this...More

    Thank Sara L
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello Sara, You are absolutely right, that type of service is unacceptable and we deserve the rating you have provided based on your experience. We have shared this with all our staff and made it crystal clear that this behaviour falls well short of what...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Theresa was a gem and was very patient in answering our queries during check-in. This place sets the bar high for all the hostels out there, I'd say. Facilities are well-maintained. Staff is friendly and knowledgeable. The views are magnificent outside the building. 5-star all...More

    Thank meenday
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Meenday Wow, many thanks for your kind words & rating. Yes, we are very pleased that all of our staff are passionate about making your stay a pleasant one. I'll be sure to pass on your comments to Theresa and the rest of the...More

    Aoraki Court Aoraki/Mt Cook Village
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$27 - US$57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 72
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    • Mackenzie District >
    • Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
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    Response from Marc Steven C | Reviewed this property |
    Mt Cook is rather a small village, with few restaurants and accommodation options. So, when you get off the bus, it will be easy to ask around and just walk to the establishment. In any case, i strongly recommend you... More
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    "if you can request a view of the alps...and go outside to look at the stars at night!"
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    "female dorm is preferred for lady"
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    "West wall rooms had great views of mountains, north facing rooms have views of northern ridge + maybe Mt..."
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    "Just luck.... there were two windows in my room with great views... not sure about downstairs"
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