Situated in the southern end of Wellington, the city capital of New Zealand, Mount Cook is a suburb and got its name after a hill named after a particular Captain James Cook. One of the key places to visit is the Nairn Street Cottage, formerly known as Colonial Cottage Museum, which was home to the Wallis family for three generations. As for the activities, there are a lot of things to do in Mount Cook. Visit and trek in the Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park and discover by foot the Tasman Valley. Want more adventure that involves bodies of water? Kayak on glacier lakes and get near icebergs! These are just some of the activities and places people may enjoy. Go through our carefully curated list of the best Airbnbs in Mount Cook, New Zealand.
The Aoraki Alpine Chalet is a charming three-bedroom home located in the picturesque Alpine Village in Mount Cook. Its prime location offers awe-inspiring views of the surrounding peaks. The well-appointed interior features a single bathroom with a shower and separate bathtub, while each bedroom boasts its own unique bedding. Guests can enjoy modern amenities such as a fully equipped kitchen, laundry facilities, entertainment options, heating, and a reliable internet connection.
The chalet’s strategic positioning allows for easy access to nearby hiking trails, ideal for nature enthusiasts, as well as fantastic opportunities for stargazing. Moreover, the chalet is conveniently located within close proximity to a variety of eateries and popular tourist attractions, ensuring a delightful stay for guests.
Top guest reviewsgreat view of mountains and stars and room for many many peoplecomfy beds warm a good shower and a view of mt cookthe cabin is rustic and has everything needed for a comfortable staywell stocked with towels toilet paper soap etc as wellplace needs to be updated over all though had all essentials needed for a comfortable staya great stay clean accomodation and good communicationgreat place clean tidy and warmit’s spacious clean & tidygreat place for a group of 3-4 the chalet is very clean and warmspacious and fully featured the original decor just adds to the charm
Host:the host was very helpfulyour staff was so nice and accomodatingexcellent place to host a crewRead more reviewsthe location is greatgreat location to stay atawesome location great house with everything you needloved the location peaceful setting and privacyamazing vintage bach in a perfect location
Welcome to this urban retreat nestled in Mount Cook, Wellington, New Zealand. Just a short distance from the vibrant city center and popular neighborhoods like Newtown and Cuba Street, this hidden apartment offers a private entrance and a picturesque garden view.
Tucked away beneath the hosts’ house, it features a comfortable bedroom with a queen bed, a well-equipped kitchen, a cozy living/dining area with a heat pump, and a bathroom complete with essential amenities. Exclusive access to the apartment and shared use of the garden are provided.
Top guest reviewslots of lovely touches and amenities in the apartment which was lovelyexcellent bathroom loved the underfloor heatingtheir place is charming and spotlessly clean with absolutely everything you need for a comfortable stayperfect and cosy clean and functionalthe place is lovely and private spacious clean and we felt very at home during our stay
Host:jo and stephen were helpful hosts promptly replying to my questions and giving local recommendationseasy check in excellent hostsboth jo and stephen were really responsive and helpful when we needed anythingRead more reviewsa perfect location within easy walking distance to town and a bus moments outside the doorthe location is ideal and only a few minutes walk to nearby restaurants/bars etcgreat location quiet and very convenient to the hospitalvery quiet and peaceful locationwe loved being able to walk when the weather permitted and bus when it didn’t super convenient location
If you’re looking for a place to stay in Mount Cook, New Zealand, this newly-renovated heritage cottage is the perfect place to stay as it has the proximity to places you want to go in and the amenities that will leave you wanting to stay for more days! Located in the central area of the city, this gives you the ability to walk as much as you want to check out their vicinity of the area and this rental also offers car parking if you ever decide to bring your own car! Book this vacation rental and enjoy your stay here in this heritage building with access to amenities such as in the kitchen and laundry appliances, laptop-friendly workspace and WiFi, and a fabulous shared garden!
Top guest reviewsthe beds and bedding were extremely comfortablethe stay was comfortable and we had everything we neededperfect location beautifully clean very comfy bed nice touches like nescafé coffee machine and a washing machinesuper clean and confortablespotlessly clean and everything we neededthe place was clean and spaciousapartment was clean and well appointedit was very clean and the bed was soft and comfortable
Host:they also were amazing hosts would definitely stay againreally quick and friendly responsehosts go above and beyond to make sure you enjoy your stayhost was easy to contact and check-in was easyvery obliging hosts who are good communicatorsRead more reviewsclose to wonderfula perfect location to explore the central citythe location was amazinggreat location to explore wellington fromgreat location with many interesting eateries and close to wellington attractions
This vacation rental in Mount Cook boasts new pieces of furniture that look exquisite and modern and an outdoor courtyard where you can stay! With enough space for four people, this luxury rental has one queen-size bed in each of the two bedrooms! Accessing and going inside the living space will not be a problem with the keypad entry feature it also has. Parking is also available for a fee. Book this vacation rental in Mount Cook, New Zealand and enjoy other amenities such as laptop-friendly workspaces and access to WiFi, free-view television and Netflix, use of air-conditioning units in the bedrooms, and use of kitchen facilities!
Top guest reviewscomfortable and private patiowe enjoyed our stay in this air bnb it’s nice & stylish and comfortable beds and spacebeds were super comfortablethe tv with roku is a really nice touch giving you access to netflix etceven with the roof windows open and the cooler on we couldn’t get comfortable at nightawesomebplace clean spacious and well equippednice clean tidy well presented apartmentthe apartment is clean and convenient and utilizes space wellvery professional: clean precise check-in instructionsgreat instructions host really proactive on communication and place was clean and tidy
Host:james was super responsive great hostjames was a good host though and resolved that issue with usjames was a helpful and responsive hostjames was a great host and we would definitely stay here againhost was fantastic and communicated well would stay againRead more reviewsgreat location and very spaciousgreat location close to the city centrefantastic location to where we wanted to gothe location of this place is fantasticgreat location handy to many restaurants and places of interest
Accessible to anywhere around Wellington through a bit of walking, this long-term rental in New Zealand gives its guests a feel of the artistic ambiance of the surrounding buildings and the warm and sunny atmosphere Wellington has! The main room features a queen-size bed, a lounge chair, a set of dining table and chairs, a mounted television, and wardrobe! Aside from these facilities, book this vacation rental and get to use the kitchen facilities, access to WiFi and laptop-friendly workspace, and use laundry facilities!
Top guest reviewsthe wifi was super fast and worked without interruptiongood shower and nice to have tea and coffee for usthoughtful touches super comfortable bed all the amenities and extremely communicative hostslots of thoughtful touches - a “shout” well stocked kitchen hair dryer straightenersbed was super comfy greeted with wine and beer and two free coffee’s from the cafe next doorclean tidy and loads of local tips and vouchersclean central and an awesome spacethis apartment was spotlessly clean and full of thoughtful touches that made the stay really enjoyableperfect size place for two extremely clean and tidyclean plenty of amenities
Host:vivanne and graham are amazing hoststhe host were very helpful highly recommendfriendly thoughtful and helpful hoststhe hosts were so nice and provided us with breakfast foods and welcoming treatsa great host who checked in with us while respecting our privacyRead more reviewsgreat location walking distance to everywheregreat location central to everythinggreat accommodation within walking distance to central wellingtongreat location and close to everything in towngreat place great location great city
If you’re a newly married couple or celebrating an anniversary, change it up a bit when en route to Pukaki, Canterbury and book a few nights at Peter’s one of a kind homestay. Imagine waking up in a spaceship and still being able to walk on the ground without gravity completely suspended. This is all possible at Peter’s Apollo 11 space ship, a self-contained home with Perspex roof, and basic accommodations bound to make your nights rather interesting. Guests will have a queen-sized bed, airconditioning, heating, wifi access, and a small kitchenette with a fridge and microwave to make basic meals on. Guests also have a backyard and garden patio to relax on during starry nights, best to gaze at with a glass of wine in hand. Experience an unforgettable stay in an Apollo space capsule; one for the books and a great place to make a ton of memories in, while in New Zealand.
Top guest reviewsthe heater works nicely at night if it gets too coldspecial experience overall is ok just that the heater is quite noisyvery effective heaterthe view from the bed (out through the skylight) is simply wonderfulsuper warm inside the space bed is very comfortable and softvery clean and cozy placethe bathroom is cleaneverything is really clean and the bed is comfyclean easy to find and very fununique experience and clean space
Host:peter is a gracious host and he even showed us his next project building another rocketpeter was a amazing host welcoming and friendlypeter is also a very helpful host giving good local tipsa very interesting stay which the spaceship model self-built by the owner himselfpeter is really friendlyRead more reviewsgreat location perfect for star gazinggreat stay with a great locationthe location was great for stargazing at night as it was near complete darknessone of a kind accommodation in a great location for exploring the mount cook areaamazing room and location such a quiet place
A dream come true for design enthusiasts, this luxury accommodation in Mount Cook with monochromatic decor and furnishing against a crisp white backdrop in Wellington is the perfect home base. This tastefully designed home has four spacious bedrooms that welcome guests of up to ten people. The living area shares an open-concept space with a large, full kitchen. A balcony with rooftop views is featured at the property as well. The entire house is a surprise as you step foot inside, especially when looking from the unassuming and run-down, metal-laden exterior.
Top guest reviewsthe interior is well decorated and the bed is comfortableit was very comfortable and had everything we neededit is well stocked with comfortable beds and spacious well-equipped common areas and kitchenvery clean and well stockedclean tidy comfortable and great for a groupthe linens are clean and beds are comfortableit was clean everything worked and there was ample space for all of ussuper comfortable and incredibly clean
Host:hosts were very kind and flexiblegreat accommodation and very helpful hostthe hosts were friendly and very accommodatinggreat spot and great host - would recommendnice touches by the host would recommendRead more reviewsgreat location and lovely housethe location was fantastic walking distance to most things and very quiet given it's central locationamazing property in a convenient locationgreat place - and great locationgood location close enough to town and easy to get back on the motorway if needed
This Scandinavian-style apartment in Wellington gives the modern chic and stylish fixtures you may want to see and live with for the duration of your stay! Close to transport and to the city center, one may opt to walk the streets and visit the variety of stores lining notable locations like the Pukeahu National War Memorial Park! Book this vacation rental and enjoy the fully secured quiet apartment complex along with space that comfortably houses two guests, use of kitchen facilities and utensils, access to laptop-friendly workspaces and to WiFi, use of television, and use of basic bath essentials.
Top guest reviewsgreat amenities in the apartmentthe perfect spot when travelling for work as great wifi and deskthe bed while a fold out was super comfortable and the unit was very quietthe apartment seems quite small but it’s very roomy and relaxingthe room was neat and met all of my needsexcellent friendly communication and clean modern apartmentclean and nice little touchesthe apartment was sparkling clean and fully stockedthe apartment was clean and quietvery clean comfortable and good communication from the hosts
Host:alan was simply a great hosthost was great at communicatingawesome host that was very helpfulalan and peter are fantastic hostsalan makes every effort to be a perfect hostRead more reviewsawesome central location in wellington everything is walking distancegreat location and valuegreat place perfect location for access to downtownconvenient location and nice little apartmentgreat location to walk into town and cbd
Found in the ground floor of a new apartment complex in Mount Cook, Wellington, this vacation rental gives you the privacy and comfort you will be needing for the entire duration of your stay. Being newly built, it gives guests the extra warmth during the cold days or nights in this part of New Zealand! Book this vacation rental in Mount Cook, Wellington and get to access to other amenities such as the use of kitchen facilities and utensils, use of television, WiFi and a laptop-friendly workspace, and even use of laundry facilities!
Top guest reviewsapartment is modern and the amenities are superbgood wifi and in a quiet area of townwould definitely recommend them to anyone needing a roomthis is a great place with a private updated bathroom room is super clean and wifi is fastbed is comfortable and neweverything was clean and tidyvery clean and very new apartmentcomfortable and clean spacenice clean new compact apartmenttheir place is clean and comfortable
Host:thomas and claire were great hoststhomas and claire were friendly and helpful hoststhomas and claire were excellent hoststhomas was a wonderful hostvery friendly happy helpful hostRead more reviewsgreat location with a countdown supermarket located within a few minutes walkthe location is great only a short walk to the city centregreat location for where i needed to bevery comfortable apartment in a great locationthe apartment is comfortable and in a good location - about a 20 min walk to town
A private room in a bungalow, this Mount Cook accommodation gives you the vibe of where and how a local lives in New Zealand! Close to the city, going out and visiting the galleries and museums, checking out the street music, and trying out their food, and exploring more of their culture! Book this vacation rental and enjoy other amenities such as the use of the simple kitchen, a laptop-friendly workspace, and access to WiFi. And you get to serve yourself some breakfast, too!
Top guest reviewsher place is comfortable and stylish had yummy food and great coffeejenny's place is a lovely little house with a supremely comfortable bedthe bed was super comfythe house was very clean and comfortableeverything was clean and she also invited me for dinnershe pays great attention to cleanliness comfort and styleit was a great stay at her place clean and cosy well situatedsuper clean super convenient and a super friendly host
Host:jenny was a very nice hostjenny was the perfect hostjenny was the perfect hostjenny is a wonderful hostjenny was an amazing hostRead more reviewslocation is very central and very easy to access downtown areagreat location and character propertygreat location close to many restaurantslocation was great for our purposes being very close to massey university wellington campusgreat location with a short walk into the city center
Budget travelers who are used to staying at hostels and are making their way to Wellington can take a break from the hostel life and book a night at Stevie’s Mount Cook cheap accommodation. The quaint space has a king-sized single bed with a curtain-covered toilet just a few feet across. There’s also a backyard garden guests will come across when getting to the self-contained room. They will have access to basic amenities like Wifi, heating, hot water in the outdoor shower with basic toiletries provided, as well as the luggage drop-off service guests can use in case of early or late arrivals and departures. The property is just 15 minutes from downtown cafes on Cuba Street on foot, for those who wish to have some real local New Zealand coffee before starting off their explorations.
Top guest reviewsit takes the chill off the room nicely without making the room too hotshower is not bad even though it’s outside strong and warm water make it comfortablegreat little space that’s just what it says on the box shower may be outside but it’s great pressurebeautiful backyard area just outside the roomit was an ideal single room for the night - quiet & privatevery clean and comfortable bedvery clean and the outdoor shower is awesome toosparkling clean very helpful about my partner's condition and great communicationthe room is quaint and clean(hidden by airbnb) is really well done very clean and comfortable space with a nice outdoor area
Host:great spot and lovely hostslovely little place well set up great hostshost's are quick to respond and very friendlyRead more reviewscute little place centrally located in wellingtonvery cute and close to towngreat location within walking distance to the citygreat location very cute spacevery close to the bus stop but also definitely within walking distance of the cbd
Situated a block away from Wellington’s attractions and lines of shops, this fifth-floor vacation rental is warm and cozy just right to keep you comfortable and well-rested for the whole duration of your stay! It sure is one of the best Airbnbs near Mount Cook. A large deck awaits where you can get a great city view. Tenants can also opt to have breakfast in the rental! Book this vacation rental and enjoy other amenities including access to WiFi and laptop-friendly workspaces, access to kitchen facilities and use of basic necessities, and access to the elevator whenever you need!
Situated in Wellington City, this vacation rental is ideal for those who want to explore Mount Cook, Wellington, New Zealand through their food in the lines of restaurants and cafes outside your doorstep! Book this vacation rental with a queen-sized bed and experience its amenities on your own such as access to WiFi and laptop-friendly workspace, use of television, and some necessary cooking appliances to heat your food.
A cozy one-bedroom flat in Mount Cook, this vacation rental can comfortably accommodate two guests and is situated on the main street so moving around will not be an issue! A simple and minimalist flat, this vacation rental offers guests a separate brick-walled living and kitchen spaces where they can prepare hot meals to enjoy during their stay! Book this vacation rental and enjoy other amenities such as access to WiFi and laptop-friendly workspaces, a private bathroom, some bath essentials, and use of laundry facilities!
Top guest reviewsthe flat has all the amenities you need and is very comfortableno tv but wifi is fast so is perfectly sufficient to watch things if you bring a laptopthe wifi was excellent and yahiro is superbly efficient in responding to your queriesit is comfortable with cosy linen and great shower pressure warm and dry it's the perfect spotthe apartment is good for one or two people with enough room and all the essentialssuper clean and yahiro was so efficient with communication :) a+yahiro's place was spotlessly clean and the bed was extremely comfortableyahiro's place was lovely and clean and very convenientplace was beautifully cleaned and and easy to locateapartment is sparkling clean
Host:easy self-checkin and quick responses from the host whilst we were stayingvery kind with fast responsesyahiro is a great host and was very accommodating to our late checkout requestcheck in was so easy and she was also very responsive throughoutvery comfortable stay and very communicative hostsRead more reviewsgood location easy walk to the citygreat place and central location - really enjoyed the proximity to downtown as well as the bus transitreally great location can easily walk to city centrelocation of the place is goodnice place and perfect location
Cuba Street is one of the coolest areas near the suburb of Mount Cook in Wellington. If you’re keen on staying right where the lively happenings are, stay at this quirky Airbnb apartment right by this cultural hotspot. Hosted by Christine, this small but full-of-character home accommodates up to three guests and is within walking distance to all the bizarre and delightful shops, restaurants, and art galleries in the city. The unit boasts tones of yellow and orange, along with an eclectic collection of furniture and decor.
Top guest reviewswifi was goodwe appreciated the amenities and can highly recommend this apartmentwith a nice urban view from the sitting room areaa decent size bed in the bedroom and a comfortable sofa in the sitting roomthe space is comfortable well equipped and quiet with a front view down towards the waterfrontcomfortable classy clean and really relaxingqueen bed super comfortable and the apartment was clean cute and tidyit was clean tidy and well appointed as well as being quiet which was a nice surprisealso i'm probably sort of picky but the whole place could use a deep cleancommunication was great up to date info on wgtn and beautifully clean
Host:she was very obliging and kind to helpquirky and well-appointed apartment great layout with everything you need provided for utmost comfort by the hosta great airbnb and a lovely hostshe's a perfect example of what a great host can beshe welcomed us and even helped with the luggage which was more than kindRead more reviewsthe location is perfectgreat location and comfortablethe location was also perfect central and quite quietit's close enough to walk everywhere and really cutethe location is easily accessible from the airport and train depot
Perfect for couples, this studio apartment within walking distance of the vibrant Cuba Street is as straightforward as a home rental gets. It is stripped of fancy decor and only has all the things you would need to be comfortable and have a great night’s rest. There’s a small courtyard where you can sip on your coffee as you wait for the sunshine to hit and kick-start the day. All the best of Wellington is a short walk from this minimalistic rental, which, may we add, is one of the more affordable stays in this area.
Top guest reviewsfantastic amenities especially in the kitchencomfortable bed and sofavery well equipped in terms of kitchen equipment including dishwasher and washera lovely room perfect for one or two peopleeverything in it is comfortablelovely and clean property located a few minutes walk from cuba streetclean and spacious studio perfect for solo travelerthe apartment was very clean & just the perfect place fo my daughter & iapartment was immaculately clean and location great however the studio is incredibly small and so is the bathroomsparkling clean and tidy grace was super efficient in responding to questions
Host:grace is an excellent hostfantastic host and very prompt communicationthe host is always prompt response to messages that we so appreciate itgreat amenities available and the host was very easy to reach and helpfulRead more reviewsexcellent location tops it offgrace is nice and the location is goodgrace’s place is perfectly located for exploring the cityreally great location able to walk everywhere which was very convenientit's perfect for individuals or close couples who want somewhere close to the city
Mount Cook, Wellington, New Zealand is definitely a place of surprises!
Do not be fooled by the external finishes of the listings in this district! It’s like a small gift you would never expect receiving but will still leave you amazed and stunned with its beauty! Truly, based on this list of top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Mount Cook, New Zealand, there is more to expect with what this area has to offer! Go on and explore the city by foot or with a vehicle!
Frequently asked questions about best Airbnbs in Mount Cook, New Zealand
1. Which Airbnbs in Mount Cook offer luxury accommodations?
If you’re looking for luxury accommodations in Mount Cook, Wellington, there are several Airbnbs that provide a touch of indulgence and sophistication. One notable option is this award-winning luxury apartment.
2. Which Airbnbs in Mount Cook have parking?
Looking for Airbnbs in Mount Cook that offers convenient parking options? Look no further. Some of the Airbnbs that offer parking are Aoraki Alpine Chalet, this unique homestay in Apollo 11 spaceship with mountainfront view for couples and this modern townhouse with courtyard.
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