The Hermitage Hotel

Hotel in Canterbury
Price range:
$160.00 - $662.00


The World renowned Hermitage Hotel is nestled against the majestic backdrop of New Zealand’s highest peak, Aoraki Mount Cook and the Southern Alps. A haven for adventurous travellers since 1884, the 164 room Hermitage Hotel offers a complete year round alpine holiday experience.
Accommodation ranges from luxurious hotel rooms with unsurpassed views of Aoraki Mt Cook to standard rooms overlooking the Sefton mountain range. Several Restaurants and bars offer an assortment of dining options with spectacular views from every seat.

Add world-class activities such as Glacier Explorers, Tasman Valley 4WD and Argo Tours, Big Sky Stargazing, Mount Cook Guided 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.

Free Wifi is available to all hotel guests in the Snowline Lounge and Sir Edmund Hillary Cafe. Premium & Premium Plus Rooms also include free in room Wifi.

Just 55 kilometres from the Lake Pukaki turn-off in the majestic Mackenzie Country, Aoraki Mount Cook Alpine Village lies in a wilderness playground, surrounded by towering mountainous terrain and New Zealand’s highest peak, Aoraki Mount Cook.

Make the journey and be amazed!

  • 4.5 Stars
  • Bar
  • Board Games
  • Breakfasts
  • Cafe/Restaurant
  • Catering
  • Check-in Time: 2:00pm
  • Check-out Time 10:00am
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Cocktail Bar
  • Conference Room
  • Eftpos
  • Fax
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Function Room
  • Guest Laundry
  • High Speed wireless internet
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lift/elevator
  • Lounge Area with Fireplace
  • Non Smoking
  • Parking - Free
  • Safety despoit box
  • Serviced Rooms Daily
  • Shower Facilities
  • Sky TV
  • Souvenirs
  • Store
  • Tennis Court
  • Toilet Facilities
  • Weddings
  • Wheelchair Access


#1 - Premium Plus

Our level 10 top floor Premium Plus hotel rooms have incredible views of Aoraki Mount Cook through large picture windows. These rooms also include extra touches like a personal Nespresso machine, 55" Full HD Flat Smart TV, bathrobes, slippers and Koha Spa Aotearoa amenities.

Rooms are available with 1 Super King size bed or 2 Queen size beds.

Our Premium Plus rooms include unlimited in room WiFi. The Snowline Lounge and Sir Edmund Hillary Cafe also have free Wifi available to hotel guests during opening hours.

Max 4 people per room

Check-in: after 2.00pm
Check-out: before 10.00am

#2 - Premium

Premium room with views of Aoraki Mount Cook.

Check in 2pm
Check out 10am

#3 - Standard Mount Cook View

Standard room with views towards Aoraki Mount Cook. Queen or king size bed

Check in 2pm
Check out 10am

#4 - Standard

King size bed, orientated towards the Tasman Valley or Mt Sefton (no Aoraki Mount Cook Views).

Check in 2pm
Check out 10am

#5 - Superior

Superior room with views towards Aoraki Mount Cook.

Check in 2pm
Check out 10am


avatar - Aug 2016 -


avatar - Apr 2016 -


Jay was amazing finding us accomodation on our way to wanaka airshow.we had not thought about going to mount cook jay told us all about the area and then managed to get us two nights at the hermatige the only rooms she could get in the area as it was easter.

avatar - Sep 2015 -


Very friendly personel at every position - room cleaners - desk - waiters - tour desk and guide. Good restaurant. Exeeded all expectations

avatar - Sep 2015 -


Worth the effort if you have not been to Aoraki/Mt Cook

avatar - Sep 2015 -


The Hermitage has lovely clean and recently renovated rooms with spectacular views of Mt Cook. The overall value was also great as winter is the low period so prices are also low.


All cancellations incur loss of 100% of the total booking price. No amendments and no cancellations possible.