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    Chateau Tongariro Hotel

    State Highway 48, Whakapapa, Tongariro National Park 3951, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good38%
    • Average18%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
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    “high tea” (167 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

    This is the second time I have stayed here, this time with a friend who hadn't been here or to NZ. This place oozes European/English charm, James Bond would definitely stay here. Nestled at the foot of Mt Ruapehu and if you are a Lord...More

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    Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

    It's quite funny and appalling to read some of other reviews on this luxury - vintage hotel. First of all, I'm working in hospitality industry and originated from Singapore for the level of busy condition that we are often associated with. Hence, my knowledge and...More

    Thank Darknight1522
    Reviewed 24 August 2016

    I've given this hotel a 'Very Good' rating, but only because you can't fail to be impressed by the building itself, the setting and the amazing views. We spent 2 nights here for an anniversary skiing trip and the location is fantastic. The room was...More

    Thank alisonkayarnold
    Reviewed 23 August 2016

    First time and really enjoyed our stay. Having lived in Scotland, this is the only hotel we have come across in NZ that has a similar feel as lots of the old Scottish country hotels. Room and bed were great - spacious. Price was fine....More

    Thank Grant W
    Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

    Finally stayed at the Chateau. A great ambience and felt really special. Not the most modern and service was average but High Tea was great as was the Sauna and heated plunge pool. It was a good experience on a fabulous weekend with an unclouded...More

    Thank Ron S
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf course
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$134 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 106
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Manawatu-Wanganui Region >
    • Tongariro National Park >
    • Whakapapa
    • Also Known As
    • Bayview Chateau Tongariro Hotel Tongariro National Park ,
    • Bayview Chateau Tongariro National Park
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    telzangel
    30 November 2016|
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    Room Tips
    "The sofas and chairs around the fireplaces fill up fast, if you're so inclined, get those seats early."
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    "Dont book into historic part of hotel."
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    "Making sure room is actually ready when already payed guest have arrived"
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    "we had a room on the south side, which had a view of the mountain ( when the clouds parted)"
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