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If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Aoraki / Mount Cook, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Aoraki / Mount Cook in February and January.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Aoraki / Mount Cook if you stay on a Wednesday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
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Mount Cook National Park offers hikers of all fitness levels loads of opportunities to explore the great outdoors. There are several trails around Mount Cook Village as well as easy hikes that bring you up close and personal with the Tasman Glacier. Look for accommodation in the village, like Yha Mount Cook or Mt Cook Lodge and Motels, which will place you within walking distance of these trails.
Business travellers should consider a stay at the Glentanner Park Centre, a 4-star property near Glentanner Airport, Harlan’s Gate View, and Pukani Scenic Lookout. The holiday park features a business centre, ideal for visitors who require a meeting space. Other amenities include free parking and laundry service.
For a boutique-style stay, consider the Hermitage Hotel in Mount Cook. Featuring balconies or patios, the modern rooms have fantastic mountain views. The 4-star property offers a choice of two restaurants and a casual café/bar with a terrace, as well as a tennis court and bicycle hire. Located about a 5min walk from the national park, guests can embark on one of many local walking trails.
Travelling with friends? The Aoraki Mount Cook Alpine Lodge is an excellent 4-star property in the heart of the village, steps away from the national park. Featured amenities include bicycle hire, room service, free parking and laundry service. The rooms are quaint and cosy with superb views over the mountainside.
If you’re arriving late at night or early in the morning, consider a stay at the Glentanner Park Centre or the Hermitage Hotel, both 4-star properties which have 24h reception and free parking on-site. The Glentanner is best for friends or solo travellers, while the Hermitage better suits families visiting Mount Cook.
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Families travelling with kids to Mount Cook should consider staying at the Mount Cook Lodge and Motels. The accommodation features recreational activities like a tennis court and bicycle hire as well as a restaurant and bar, and rooms are modern and cater towards families. Conveniently located in the centre of the village, guests will have easy access to local shopping, dining, tour services and attractions in Mount Cook.
Located in Mount Cook Village, our recommendation for couples seeking a romantic escape is a stay at Aoraki Court Motel. The 3-star property has a great location in the mountain village near the Hooker Valley track and Mueller Lake. Rooms feature modern decor and are equipped with kitchens and spa baths. Featured amenities include free parking, laundry service and bicycle hire.
While Mount Cook is the highest mountain in the country, there is no skiing activity on its slopes. There are, however, three boutique ski fields nearby – Ohau, Roundhill and Mt Dobson – which more than make up for it. If you still want to stay in Mount Cook, you can access these ski areas by car in about 1h. A stay in the village, at the Mount Cook Lodge, for instance, will provide you with convenient links to the state highway and on to the ski fields.
Glentanner Park Centre is one of the best budget hotels in Mount Cook. Rated 4-star, the property is good for families or friends travelling as a group. Featured amenities include free parking, laundry service and a business centre, all in a convenient location near shopping, dining and recreational activities in the centre of the village.
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Aoraki / Mount Cook. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
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