Mueller Hut

Image: Francisco Siller | Creative Commons


This is an alpine serviced 28-bunk hut in the Aoraki/Mount Cook area.

Hut overview


  • Category
Serviced Alpine


  • Bookings

Bookings required


  • Cooking
  • Lighting
  • Mattresses
  • Toilets - non-flush
  • Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
28 bunk beds

Seasonal restrictions

November - April

Bookings are required.

May - November

Bookings are not required but fees still apply.

About this hut

Facilities and services

  • Cooking - gas cookers
  • Lighting - solar
  • Platform bunks with mattresses in separate bunkrooms

Note, toilet can be inaccessible in winter.


NZTopo50 map sheet: BX15
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1363621, N5154771


11 November 2019 – 30 April 2020

$36 ($31 for New Zealand Alpine Club members). 

During the booking period, fees are paid at the time of booking.

1 May 2019 – 10 November 2019

$36 ($31 for New Zealand Alpine Club members) - fees remain the same throughout the year.

Outside the booking period, pay fees at the Aoraki/Mount Cook Visitor Centre on the day you start.


11 November – 30 April

Bookings are required.

Book Mueller Hut online or contact the Aoraki/Mount Cook Visitor Centre.

1 May – 10 November

Bookings are not required - bunks are available on a first come, first served basis.

Know before you go

You must visit the Aoraki/Mount Cook Visitor Centre on the day to pay hut fees (if visiting outside the booking period) and get the latest on weather and mountain conditions.


Aoraki / Mt Cook National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 435 1186
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   1 Larch Grove
Aoraki/Mt Cook
Postal Address:   PO Box 5
Aoraki/Mt Cook 7946
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