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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, 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.
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Free parking
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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The hotel overlooks the magnificent Mt Cook, and we were lucky enough to see the summit! The room was fine, clean & well furnished. The evening buffet was ok, but I didn't think anything special, but the breakfast was very good.
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I guess as the only "luxury" hotel in Mt. Cook village they can charge what they want and probably be fully booked most of the year. I was expecting the place to feel overrun with wealthy tour groups and had a vision of the place being a bit run down and gloomy -- don't ask me
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This nice property has exclusive concession inside the Aoraki / Mount Cook National Park, and they do not rest on their laurels. We stayed on the 10th floor in the Aoraki Wing, with magnificent views (despite the rain). Front Desk staff was welcoming and had good face-sight
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The hotel, rooms and food are perfectly adequate but it is the views of Mount Cook ( when the weather behaves ) that are awe-inspiring and this hotel is perfectly situated to take advantage of them. Ensure you book a room that has those views.
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AC would seem unnecessary for a hotel overlooking a glacier, but staying in a “Superior” room in the dated Wakefield wing is a sweaty and uncomfortable experience on a warm fall day. There are no screens on the window (which is great for the remarkable view) but the front desk
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Hi. I understand from speaking to stuff there it would be done by that time.
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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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We're interested in the Mountain View suite. Does this room have air conditioning and free wifi?
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We are staying here in January 2019, what should we expect weatherwise?
We stayed on February 7&8 2018 and had a wonderful weather, 22 Celsius and sunshine
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Probably a silly question, but does the hotel room have a hairdryer?
Yes. But if one is missing in your room, can always ask the housekeeping for one. :)
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"Superior Twin Room, Mountain View has balcony with stunning view"
"Demand a mountain view"
"Corner room on the Premium Plus floor (10th floor) has a balcony and a king bed"
"premium room , facing the glaciers/ Aoraki is the obvious choice"
"Premium room, 107 had nice views of Mt. Cook."
US$111 - US$401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
hermitage hotel mt cook villagehermitage new zealand
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionMackenzie DistrictAoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu)Mt. Cook Village
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