Mountain House YHA

PO Box 12, Arthurs Pass, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, 7654, New Zealand | Hostel
Prices starting from $46.00
 

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Up in the Southern Alps

A travel blog entry by simoncole on Feb 20, 2014

1 comment, 16 photos

Thursday 20th February

2pm - Currently we are driving south along the East coast of South Island through consistently beautiful countryside.

We hove to at Kiakora for morning cofee. It is a small place with a big name. Only 4,000 inhabitants and not much to see, except lots of nature.



Just north of Kiakora …

queenstown

On the 8th we checked in for 2 nights at queenstown. The first day we booked our skiing trip to the coronet peak and we had a look round the shops. Rachael decided to buy some warm clothes. We also went up the gondola to get a great view of the town.
The next day we got up early to drive to the ski centre. This was quite a scary drive as the ...

Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand rachandkev
Queenstown, Wanaka, Mt Cook & the Southern Alps

Queenstown & Wanaka
- scenic adrenaline capitals

The touristic epicentre of the south Island are the towns of Queenstown and Wanaka, lakeside towns that both function as prime ski resorts in winter and adrenaline hubs throughout the year. Queenstown at the base of the Remarkables range, which are just that (Remember the camera pann...

Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand wenzels

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    TravelPod Member ReviewsMountain House YHA Arthurs Pass

    Reviewed by funkymonk132

    Great place away from the rat race

    Reviewed Jul 7, 2014
    by (11 reviews) Chesterfield , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Great hostel in an amazing location! Worth staying in the town to explore the local scenery for a day or two.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by basti.richter

    Old but Gold

    Reviewed Dec 24, 2012
    by (4 reviews) , Germany Flag of Germany

    Very old but nice and tidy place. Nice staff and good people there..

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by chrisgclark

    great YHA accommodation

    Reviewed Mar 28, 2012
    by (13 reviews) London , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    excellent location for hiking, very clean, friendly for solo backpacker, many fellow walkers, comfy beds, heating

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Mountain House YHA Arthurs Pass

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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