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Ruapehu Mountain Motel & Lodge

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Overview
4-6 Foyle Street, Ohakune 4625 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Golf Course
3 Star accommodation
Reviews (121)
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All reviews the kitchen ensuite room underfloor heating ski fields two singles bars and restaurants short stay ski weekend would definitely stay here again minute walk the main road enjoyed our stay upstairs ruapehu motel beds spa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hired Chalet that slept 10. It was a great room for friends/family with plenty of privacy for main rooms. Good cooking facilities and great sized main room. Two bathrooms and a seperate toilet was excellent and enabled everyone to have a shower in a...More

Thank Sam f
Response from Leigh B, Owner at Ruapehu Mountain Motel & LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Hi Sam Thank you for your very positive comments. Glad you enjoyed your time at Mt Ruapehu. Yes the Chalet is a nice spacious unit, great for groups or families. Cheers

Reviewed 1 week ago

Super friendly, easy access and walking distance to most places you need to get to after a great day on the hill. A great place to stay with friendly owners that made you feel welcomed. Really enjoyed it. We will be back. Thanks heaps.

Thank Dave W
Response from Leigh B, Owner at Ruapehu Mountain Motel & LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dave - Ohhh that's lovely. Thank you for your time taken to write us a great review. Look forward to seeing you again. Cheers

Reviewed 1 week ago

The lodge is very close to the SKI mountain (about 15 KM away from the mountain top). Recommend for Skiers. The hotel provides a small SPA pool which relaxes you after you coming down from a ski. thx.

Thank Nomad823483
Response from Leigh B, Owner at Ruapehu Mountain Motel & LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ronnie Thank you for your 5/5 rating - Much appreciated. Hope you had a great time skiing on the Mountain. Cheers Leigh

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in a two bedroom self contained unit. The unit was very well kept and clean and looked fresh and modern. We walked into Ohakune township in only 20 mins & being at the base of the National Park road is an easy drive to...More

Thank Richard M
Response from Leigh B, Owner at Ruapehu Mountain Motel & LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Richard Thank you so much for your great review. Happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Look forward to seeing you again next time, Cheers Leigh

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to the the Ruapehu Moutain Motel and Lodget a number of times now and we really love it. Warm, clean, comfortable and lovely hosts. We especially like the underfloor heating in the winter!

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Response from Leigh B, Owner at Ruapehu Mountain Motel & LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Team Thank you so much for your lovely comments - Look forward to seeing you next time you visit. Cheers Leigh

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About
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Our mantra: Cosy clean affordable accommodation. Best LOCATION: We are located at the "Junction" in Ohakune township - easy walking distance to restaurants, bars, ski & board shops. 1 Minute drive to the start of the More Mountain Road to Turoa skifield on MT Ruapehu. 200M to the Old Coach Road bike trail. On the doorstep to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Best range of ACCOMMODATION options: Suit all budgets. 4 Bedroom Chalet. Studio and Family Motel units with self-catering kitchen and private bathroom. Self contained 2 Bedroom Apartments. En suite rooms and Economy rooms with communal kitchen facilities. Best Facilities: Spa pool (Winter Season), Free WIFI (50MB/unit), guest lounge with pool table. Shuttle tickets available. Guest Laundry. Drying room. Catering available - Breakfast lunch and dinner options by arrangement. Free off street parking. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
29
Price range
USD 72 - USD 121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Sunbeam Hotels & Lodge
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Ohakune
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
29
Price range
USD 72 - USD 121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Sunbeam Hotels & Lodge
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Ohakune
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Traveller (23)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (2)
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Karen A
31 October 2014|
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Response from Leigh B | Property representative |
There are definitely a number a self guided tracks close to the Ruapehu Mountain Motel and Lodge. For example: The Mangaturuturu Valley Hut and Lake Surprise - this is a fantastic one day walk that has wonderful views of Mt... More
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"Close to the mountain."
Nomad823483
1 week ago
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"The mezzanine rooms - great for families. Parking is right outside the door."
kiwipatriot
2 weeks ago
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"Studio rooms are quiet and well equipped."
233jackied
4 weeks ago
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"Don't pay in advance"
skiwi
30 Jul. 2018
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