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PO Box 12, Arthur's Pass National Park 7654, New Zealand
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Mountain House YHA
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kansas City, Kansas
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this hostel. The operators are really friendly. The rooms are nice. The kitchens are awesome. The entire place has a clean and friendly feel to it. We have stayed at this hostel twice and and will keep returning when in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hostel! We booked a private room with ensuite and got our own cute little cottage. The cottage was new and so nicely done and was super comfortable and cosy. We also had access to a common kitchen and lounge. Definitely recommend staying here!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here in a double room for one night and were really impressed. The room was cosy and the whole place had a really nice atmosphere. The kitchen and common areas were really spacious, clean and well equipped, and the bathrooms were great. The manager was really friendly and helpful too. Would have loved to have stayed longer!

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Singapore, Singapore
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

NZ's highest town, well a main street and railway station is where Mountain House is located, albeit across several buildings in the town. We stayed in a shared cottage on School Terrace which was perfect for our one night, clean, plenty of facilities to to clean ourselves, cook etc. From the warm and friendly meeting at reception through to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

There are too many good things to list, cant think of anything bad. Staying there was simply a delight. Huge kitchen, comfy beds with really warm donnas, the upstairs lounge area was super cosy and the bathrooms are well set up.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Only stayed one night here but I enjoyed it. Centrally located in the village. Good sized clean rooms and like the title says the showers are really good, much needed after a day of walking! Good kitchen for making your food.

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Melbourne, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We really liked this place. Nic, the manager, was a really nice guy, very knowledgable and helpful. I couldn't fault this place for what it was at the price. It was quite (however it wasn't full) and would definitely go back

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Port Hedland, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Clean, comfortable, well managed, good kitchen facilities. The welcome wasn't as warm as we got elsewhere in NZ but don't be put off by that on arrival as everything else was excellent, except for the bathroom facilities which were adequate but not great (e.g. the tiniest sinks ever!). One of the best hostels I've stayed in and my mum was... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We stayed for one night. The guy in reception was friendly and informative. The room was very modern and clean. As was the communal kitchen and common room which had lots of books and board games. It's a little pricier than some NZ hostels, but that's not just because it's one of a few in Arthur's Pass, it's because they... More 

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Westport, New Zealand
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I had intended to travel a bit further than Arthurs pass on my journey before stopping the night. But the eyelids were heavy and the mountain house drew me in. I got a warm welcome and an unexpected upgrade. There were great facilities. Clean and warm. Nice rooms. Friendly(jovial). Brilliant ! Highly recommended. Thanks

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Address: PO Box 12, Arthur's Pass National Park 7654, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Arthur's Pass National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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