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    Skotel Alpine Resort

    0.5 km from Whakapapa centre
    • Free Wifi
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    Apr 2 Apr 3
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Tongariro National Park, Whakapapa, Tongariro National Park 3951, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    A planned stop over on our way to Auckland. Very relaxed atmosphere and a refreshing mini break that allowed us to unwind. Had a great meal in the restaurant, a relaxed walk around the village in the evening and took advantage of the free spa....More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Arrived here to do the Tongariro Crossing unfortunately rained out. But the hotel is in a terrific spot where you still have access to numerous hikes even on a rainy day. Thought the front desk service was very helpful. Beautiful views from the room even...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed there before and after the Tongariro Circuit and were more than satisfied. We got a 3 bed room for the two of us so plenty of space. There is everything: fully equipped kitchen, a sink in the room, hot tub (free), free parking...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Fantastic value for money. Could not fault this Resort. Staff were brilliant. Resort has everything you need. We'll be back to do some other walks. Highly recommend this package if you are doing Tongariro crossing.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The queen+single (which they gave the 3 of us for $87 per night, the price of the less luxurious room that we reserved) was spacious and light-filled, with comfortable beds and lots of hot water (a bit hard to turn off). The dining room was...More

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    Patty E
    I'm booked, from Texas, taking my two grandson's skiing. How far is the drive from Auckland and is there a bus service from Auckland or a car hire available. Thank you so much.
    18 June 2016|
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    Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
    You can take the train from downtown Auckland and not have to worry about driving. The hotel will arrange a shuttle from the train station. Enjoy!
    Hey, I will get to the place by naked bus, then leave after two nights by the bus again, how far away from your place to the bus station? is it within the walking distance?
    29 October 2015|
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    Response from gina p | Reviewed this property |
    Well I'm not sure about the bus going all the way to the skotel, I doubt that very much. It will more than likely drop you off at Whakapapa village as outlined in above answer. Best ask at the big store where bus will prob... More
    Hi there! Are the Superior Twin/Double rooms capable of accepting 2 adults along with one 17 year old child?
    23 June 2015|
    Response from triggersg | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed in one such room recently. It had a double plus a single - so the answer to your question is yes
    Room Tips
    "ask for a room with a balcony that gets the evening sun"
    Mike H, 1 month agoRead review
    "There is an annexe which is separate to the main building. Cabins are also separate."
    Ando8888, 2 months agoRead review
    "The hotel has individual wings so there are always good views available, usually not much traffic so the..."
    gustey, 4 months agoRead review
    "Be there summer or winter"
    Dianne L, 6 months agoRead review
    "go for the 500 wing rooms, get away from the backpacker area if you want peace and quiet, or spend the extra..."
    perryfamily2015, 8 months agoRead review
    "you have a choice based on price and need"
    Denise W, 9 months agoRead review
    "The chalets (cabins) are very quiet."
    Georgiejeana, 9 months agoRead review
    "Cabins are great and with a nice view"
    asanchezlorenzo, 10 months agoRead review
    "Garden spa worth booking."
    310vickya, 10 months agoRead review
    "Corner rooms offer a good view of Mount Ngauruhoe (also known as Mount Doom in the Lord of the Rings film)"
    Desa2000, 10 months agoRead review
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