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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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29 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for a night and found the hostel itself an okay option, but the service really weird. I stayed in a single room, off the common area. The room itself was very clean and big, but unfortunately, shared a wall with the common area that made it very very noisy at night (you felt like you were in... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this was a great hostel, and our first night in nz so were very happy with the standard set. great room, clean amenities, friendly staff. the only suggestion i could give (not about the hostel but the location) would be to take your own food - limited options for buying up there and not the cheapest. but such a fantastic... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped here for 2 nights (but only really one day) to do some hiking in the area. The Canadian guy at the desk was good fun and welcoming. The kitchen area was clean and you never had to fight for space. The only thing about this place is that the bunk beds are at an awkward height so you... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

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 December 29, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

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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14 helpful votes 14 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
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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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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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