New Zealand

The Hermitage (Mt Cook)

Price from £153 per room per night

This hotel has long been synonymous with the Kiwi spirit of adventure. First built in 1884 its history is scattered with flood, fire, triumph and tragedy. From an intrepid journey through glacial valleys to a mouth-watering culinary dining adventure, this hotel is the perfect 'base camp' to discover your Peak Experience.

Hotel Facilities

There is a range of restaurants and bars to suit all travellers and the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre with New Zealand’s first full dome digital Planetarium, 3D Theatre, Museum and Hillary Gallery.

Room Facilities

The main hotel has a wide range of room types and all have ensuites, tea and coffee making facilities, satellite TV, IDD telephones and fridges. Motel and Chalet guests have full use of all hotel facilities including a courtesy shuttle service between their accommodation and the main hotel complex. The Premium Rooms have exceptional views of Aoraki Mount Cook through large picture windows. The Premium Plus Rooms include extras such as bathrobes, slippers and an extensive range of complimentary toiletries. The Motel Studios are located approximately 800 metres from the main hotel and are self-contained. Each has a fully equipped kitchen, outside patio area and bathroom with shower and toiletries. The Chalets are located approximately 200 metres from the hotel, and offer self-contained accommodation with views of the Southern Alps. All units provide quality and comfort in an open plan design featuring a well equipped kitchen and a bathroom with shower and toiletries.
Pay per use WiFi is available in Standard, Superior, Premium Rooms. Premium Plus rooms have free WiFi internet access.

Price Shown Above

Standard Mount Cook facing room.


Standard Mount Cook Facing Room  
1 Queen or 1 King or 2 Singles
Maximum Capacity: 2 People
Superior Room
2 Queens
Maximum Capacity:  4 people  
Premium Room / Premium Plus Room
1 King or 2 Queens
Maximum Capacity:  4 people
Motel Studio
1 Queen
Maximum Capacity: 2 People  
1 Queen and 2 Singles
Maximum Capacity: 4 People  
Motel Family Room
1 Queen and 2 Singles or 2 Queens and 1 Sofa Bed
Maximum Capacity: 5 People