The Hermitage

Nestled in the beautiful Aoraki Mt Cook National Park, The Hermitage Hotel is the perfect base for your next adventure. Recognised as part of the Te Wahipounamu UNESCO World Heritage Area, the National Park is a breathaking environment of glaciers, terminal lakes, turbulent rivers and Australasia's tallest peak the mighty Aoraki Mt Cook soaring above at 3,724 metres.

The iconic Hermitage Hotel is home to a range of restaurants and bars as well as a range of activities to allow you to explore the wonder of Aoraki Mt Cook including 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.

Explore Tasman Glacier

Nestled within the Tasman Valley is New Zealand’s longest Glacier, Tasman Glacier. Experience a boat trip like no other with Glacier Explorers or jump in an argo with Tasman Valley 4WD & Argo tours to view the glacier face.…

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Big Sky Stargazing

Be inspired by the Southern Stars from within the Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve with Big Sky Stargazing. Planetarium or full tour options available.…

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Wake up to 3724 metres of sparkling beauty as the rising sun reflects off Aoraki Mount Cook, New Zealand’s tallest mountain. …

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Restaurants & Cafes

There is a range of dining options available at The Hermitage from café style, buffet or fine dining. No matter what your choice, they all offer local produce cooked to perfection!…

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