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YHA Arthur's Pass, Mountain House


Hostel Details & Location

Host: Robert

Check in: 2:00 pm Check out: 10:00 am

Contact: Email this hostel

Reception: Available for Exclusive Hire

Location: 84 West Coast Rd,

Arthur's Pass Village

Next door to the Arthur's Pass Store


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How to get here

You’ll find us on SH73, 100m after Avalanche Creek and next to the Arthur’s Pass Store. There is free on-site parking available. It is highly advised that all cars carry snow chains at all times in winter.

Train: The TranzAlpine train leaves both from Christchurch and Greymouth and goes through Arthur’s Pass. From the Railway Station, turn right (north) and travel up Main Rd for 500m to the hostel.
Bus: Buses pick up and drop off next door to the Arthur’s Pass Store.

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YHA Arthur’s Pass, Mountain House in the center of the alpine township of Arthur’s Pass is now available for exclusive hire!

Exclusive hire of the entire hostel is for up to 24 people across 3 double rooms, 1 twin room, 1 family room and 12 dorm beds. Your hire includes sole use of the communal kitchen, bathrooms and common area. All bedding is included and of course WiFi! We recommend bringing food supplies and topping up on fuel before you leave for Arthur's Pass.

Right on the doorstep to the Arthurs Pass National Park this is an excellent location for a group get together. The hostel is ideal for smaller groups including families, hiking clubs, ski groups, school trips and team building exercises looking for a place just for themselves.

If you have any questions have a chat to Bob: [email protected] | 03 318 9258.

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Guests love:

  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Communal lounge
  • Free onsite parking

Shared facilities:

  • WiFi available
  • Communal lounge
  • Communal dining area
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Food storage area
  • Recycling stations
  • BBQ
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free onsite parking
  • 24 hour guest access

Entertainment and activities:

  • Book exchange


  • After-hours check in on request
  • Luggage storage options
  • Travel & activity bookings
  • HI bookings
  • Hair dryers
  • Bicycle storage

In-hostel payment options:

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • New Zealand Dollars
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Some of our Arthur's Pass highlights:

  • Take the Tranz Alpine train to experience one of the world’s best scenic railways
  • Spot the cheeky Kea and listen out for the famous New Zealand kiwi
  • Short walks include the roaring Devil's Punchbowl waterfall
  • Spectacular tracks, such as Avalanche Peak and Mount Bealey are within walking distance of our front door

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