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    Adventure Lodge & Motel

    21 Carroll Street, Tongariro National Park 3948, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good30%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “freedom package” (76 reviews)
    “packed lunch” (71 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 499 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Great service. Staff are very helpful and friendly. Had clear instructions ready, even when I thought I was going to be late checking in. Lodgings tidy and comfortable. Some good restaurants only a short 5 minute walk away.

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    Thank chooky6
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We rrally appreciated the fautless organization of our stay package includong the bus drop and pick up by "Dutchy"! A very nice friendly mate who definitely enjoys his job and is always ready to share a good story!

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    Thank Jean Pierre M
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We were unsure which accommodation to choose in order to do the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. We ended up choosing the Adventure lodge because of its proximity to the start of the hike as well as their package that includes breakfast, packed lunch for the hike,...More

    Thank GlobetrotterAD
    Response from AdventureLodge, Owner at Adventure Lodge & MotelResponded 5 days ago

    Hi there we are very upset at your review as we cant work out why you did not like our Adventure Lodge - this is also the first bad thing we have ever had said about the package. I have spoken to the staff and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The husband and wife owners were the nicest couple, always offering to help us out with advice and hospitality. The breakfasts they made were out of this world and the perfect way to start the day. Would return in a heartbeat and would highly recommend...More

    Thank Michael H
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Owners Gillian and John bent over backwards to make it possible for us to hike the Alpine Crossing. Severe weather forced us to our hike. Owners made it possible for us to do it a day late and still remain on schedule for other reservations...More

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    Thank Michael M
    Response from AdventureLodge, Owner at Adventure Lodge & MotelResponded 1 week ago

    hi there and thanks for your appreciation - we know how important it is for our guests to complete the hike so yes we do all we can to make it possible. Best Wishes Gillian and John

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 50 - USD 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Manawatu-Wanganui Region >
    • Tongariro National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Adventure Hotel Tongariro National Park ,
    • Adventure Lodge And Motel
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    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (14)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (78)
    Bathroom (3)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
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    carpediem09Ontario
    22 October 2017|
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    Response from AdventureLodge | Property representative |
    Hi there, you could come down by train which is lovely but it only goes on certain days then catch train to Wellington - or you can come by bus from Auckland - The Naked Bus or get to Taupo and we would come pick you up... More
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    Ong Y
    26 August 2017|
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    Response from AdventureLodge | Property representative |
    hi there it all depends on the wind on the red crater - we usually go at 7.30 am so if the wind is low we go then but if it calms down later in day we go about an hour or so later so everyone can walk over the red crater to... More
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    Kelly H
    10 February 2017|
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    Response from AdventureLodge | Property representative |
    thanks must have missed this one...
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    Room Tips
    "The lodge has smaller and simpler rooms; the suites have ensuite bathrooms and are spacious and lovely."
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    "we had a queen size room. As the motel is off the main road there was no issue with traffic noise"
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    "All are comfortable, but we love having an ensuite & kitchenette"
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    "Close to kitchen/ lounge and within close proximity to the spa is best"
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