Welcome to

MacKenzie Region

This region is one of the most photographed and visited in all of New Zealand.
The Mount Cook Hotel Collection offers good quality accommodation and cuisine.

As a result of the response to Covid-19, Countrytime Hotel in Omarama is currently closed. Mackenzie Country Hotel in Twizel, Heritage Gateway Hotel in Omarama, and The Godley Hotel in Lake Tekapo are open.

The Countrytime Hotel, is not scheduled to re-open before October 2021.

Our Hotels

In the heart of the South Island lies a vast, dramatic landscape of pristine, glacial lakes and soaring mountains with the astounding Aoraki Mount Cook as its crown. Welcome to the Mackenzie Region, where the Mount Cook Hotel Collection features 4 accommodation options: The Godley Hotel, Lake Tekapo; The Mackenzie Country Hotel, Twizel; The Heritage Gateway Hotel and Countrytime Hotel in Omarama. Our accommodation is suited to coach tours and individual travellers from all markets with a hotel to suit all levels. All hotels have restaurants and bars featuring hearty cuisine made from fresh, local product. 

While visiting New Zealand, this part of the country is not be missed for its expansive, spectacular scenery, Mount Cook National Park and the many activities the region has to offer. Mount Cook Collection is able to assist with all your accommodation and dining requirements in the Mackenzie Region.

Food and Drink

Each hotel also has a restaurant and bar that open to our guests and the public, offering you a great dining experience.

Jack Rabbit Cafe is our new venue in Lake Tekapo. Come visit!


The Mount Cook Hotel Collection welcome you to the Mackenzie Region.

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