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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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    “great hostel” (9 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (59 reviews)
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    Reviewed 28 September 2017 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 October 2017

    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 26 September 2017

    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

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    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 1 October 2017

    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

    Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

    This place is perfect for a stay in Mt Cook village. It's right inside the small village and the Intercity buses will stop outside the front door. It's a large cabin with plenty of parking. Lots of dorms, tv room, kitchen, laundry room, drying room...More

    Thank Matt A
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 1 September 2017

    Hi Matt, Wow! Many thanks for putting together such a comprehensive review. We're currently figuring out how an on demand TV service would work in our TV room here. As for the heating, we all have our own internal thermostats so we may not feel...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed 2 nights here and would have gladly stayed longer. It's a very comfortable hostel with 2 big common rooms, a massive kitchen, good internet, and friendly staff. The toilets and showers were both good and it's nice to relax after a day hiking....More

    Thank Whiterun
    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 23 July 2017

    Hello Whiterun, Many thanks for your kind words. We're glad to have been able to help you enjoy Aoraki Mt Cook National Park. Happy Travels Jason Neave, Hostel Manager

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    Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

    Warm and cozy place to stay. Great choice in mt cook village. Recommended for backpackers and someone who love adventure traveling. Good and very friendly staffs. No supermarket around but you can grab a nice and delicious meals around with a reasonable price. YHA Staffs...More

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    Response from YHANewZealand, Manager at YHA Aoraki Mt CookResponded 23 July 2017

    Kia ora, Thanks for your positive review & rating. We're happy to have helped you enjoy your time here in Aoraki Mt Cook National Park, and are happy that the service you received was of a high quality. Regards Jason Neave, Hostel Manager

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
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    • US$27 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Canterbury Region >
    • Mackenzie District >
    • Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) >
    • Mt. Cook Village
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    Response from meenday | Reviewed this property |
    I used a Spark 4GB prepaid sim & it worked well here.There's WiFi here anyway so I won't be too worried :) Hope this helps with your planning!
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    "upstairs good view."
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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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