Get an overview of this hotelEco-friendly Mount Cook hostel in Mount Cook Village with free parking


Located in Mount Cook Village, this eco-friendly hostel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Aoraki Mount Cook Visitor Center and 6.1 mi (9.9 km) from Tasman Lake.

Property Features

Along with a sauna, this hostel has WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Self parking is free. Additionally, a library, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are onsite.

Room Amenities

All rooms are shared and offer WiFi and phones. Guests can appreciate conveniences like living rooms and dining areas, and other amenities include sitting areas and TVs.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

YHA Mt Cook features a sauna, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. Event facilities measure 0 square feet (0 square meters). High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. This eco-friendly hostel also offers barbecue grills, multilingual staff, and a garden. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

YHA Mt Cook has designated areas for smoking.

  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 0 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 0 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Free self parking 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Picnic area 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 16 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1982 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Laundry facilities  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Separate living room  

Room Amenities

  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Separate living room 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shared accommodations 
  • Television 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 12:30 AM

Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

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The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: NZD 5 (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: NZD 5 (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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National Rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Backpacker property is rated 4 star plus and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.

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