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The Hermitage Hotel

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AMENITIES
Wifi
Free parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air conditioning
Non-smoking hotel
Restaurant
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4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Maybe because there is such a limited choice for accommodation the hotel feels it doesn't need to try very hard. Plus points - the room actually had a radiator as a heater; staff were helpful in asking the adjoining room to quieten down when we...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank StevieT888
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been wanting to stay at this hotel while I stayed in m.t cook for stargazing,the views were great the lady manager was great(forgot her name) you cant help the weather so could do what I came from oz to do which was the star gazing...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank honeybubble
Response from The Hermitage H, Guest Relations Manager at The Hermitage HotelResponded 2 days ago

We thank you for taking the time to place your feedback 'honeybubble', as you can imagine, there is nothing quite like that of a clear night sky and the ability to view this from the wide outdoors, so we agree that the indoor planetarium experience...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice 4-star room at a reasonable price off-season, and with a panoramic view of the mountains and Mt. Cook. The hotel offers numerous outdoor activities, but the best value is the pass to the films and shows in the planetarium. For NZ$20, you can...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank MannyG2000
Response from The Hermitage H, Guest Relations Manager at The Hermitage HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you MannyG2000 for taking the time to try the Planetarium which is set within a 126 seat theatre. The films are designed to be educational and also quite enthralling where you get to learn about the heritage and legend of Aoraki Mt Cook and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spectacular views in a wonderful setting however an expensive hotel and not really worth the money. Log fires cosy , atmostphere , mulled wine and good food but the cost does not weight up the amenities.More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Islac1958
Response from The Hermitage H, Guest Relations Manager at The Hermitage HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Islac1958 for your review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the views and felt the hotel was in a wonderful setting. The team are certainly focused on presenting a warm inviting hotel so it is great that you found the food...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is advertised as 4.5 stars, the rooms were very basic and slightly average for the cost you pay. This was disappointing.The breakfast buffet was great, nice variation of food which was changed up a bit each day. The Hermitage has out of this...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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Description
From an intrepid journey through glacial valleys to a mouth-watering culinary dining adventure, the Hermitage Hotel is the perfect 'base camp' to discover your Peak Experience. Choose from premium hotel rooms, More motel units or cozy chalets. Add world-class activities such as Glacier Explorers, Tasman Valley 4WD Tours, Big Sky Stargazing, Encounter Day Walks, scenic flights or the visual extravaganza of the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre and you have a unique, year-round alpine adventure perfect for the family holiday or your next romantic getaway. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free parking
Bar/Lounge
Air conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
164
Price range
$118 - $406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hermitage Hotel Mt Cook Village
,
Hermitage New Zealand
,
The Hermitage Hotel New Zealand/Mt. Cook Village
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Mt. Cook Village
Hotel class
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
164
Price range
$118 - $406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hermitage Hotel Mt Cook Village
,
Hermitage New Zealand
,
The Hermitage Hotel New Zealand/Mt. Cook Village
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Mackenzie District > Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) > Mt. Cook Village

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Dining (90)
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Questions & Answers
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Leendaz
September 9, 2018|
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Response from LeanneStG | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I understand from speaking to stuff there it would be done by that time.
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Leanne M
June 12, 2018|
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Response from ColinAndChristina | Reviewed this property |
Definitely a question for the hotel to answer (but generally the larger hotels in NZ do have a Christmas-themed meal on Christmas Day
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April 1, 2018|
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Room Tips

"Bring your own food to the hotel, even just a cup noodle."
NATNATCHONG
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"Definitely go for a room with a mountain view."
CliveT173
Jul 14, 2019
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"Check out the floor plan and surrounding views, go high up."
NeilandRyoko
Jul 9, 2019
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"try to stay in the new building"
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Jun 28, 2019
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