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Mount Cook Backpacker Lodge

Hostel | Bowen Road, Mount Cook Village, New Zealand 7999

82.1% Overall Rating

19 out of 22 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (28/09/2015)

"i loved the view definitely. the room is clean. everything is nice except for the not-so-helpful staff."

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Bar(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet café
  • Outside area
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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About Mount Cook Backpacker Lodge

A fantastic relaxed environment in New Zealands most scenic location, The Aoraki Mount Cook National Park. 130 beds, including 4 bed ensuite dorms, double and twin ensuite rooms and self contained 1 bedroom apartments all with breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. The Chamois Bar & Grill is located in the complex and offers a relaxed, casual environment serving hearty pub style food and cold beer, quality wine and spirits all at a very affordable price. A perfect base camp to explore the surrounding National Park with a number of great hikes such as the Hooker Valley, Kea point, red tarns, sealy tarns and the Mueller hut all within easy access. Take a trip on the Tasman Glacier terminal lake with Glacier Explorers and see 300 year old ice bergs up close, visit the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre located within The Hermitage Hotel complex just a few minutes walk. Take a 4WD tour up the Tasman valley for a unique view of New Zealand's largest Glacier, or take a scenic flight. So many reasons to stay!

Accommodation Information

Choose from 4 bed dorms, Twin/double Rooms or Private Units with cooking facilities. All rooms include ensuites, fridges, balconies or patios, linen and incredible mountain views.

Location Information

Activities include Hiking the Aoraki Mount Cook National Park, Glacier Explorers, Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre, Tasman Valley 4WD & Argo Tours, Mount Cook Ski Planes, The Hermitage Hotel, Climbing, heliskiing, horse riding, fishing and hunting.