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LKNZ Lodge

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1 Rata Street, Ohakune 4625, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This was a great place to stay on a budget. Four of us stayed in a room which was tight but cosy. Plenty warm enough and comfortable. Nice big common areas with modern kitchen facilities Friendly staff Great shower with Plenty of water pressure!

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Upper Hutt, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We went there for 2 nights and decided to stay an extra one. The place was very clean and tidy, the kitchen fully equipped. There are available movies, board games and foosball. And dont forget to relax at the hot tub. The staff is friendly and ready to help you :) They can arrange everything for your Tongariro Crossing or... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

Just brilliant. Very clean and everything you need. We stayed in the cheaper rooms whilst our friends stayed in the more expensive rooms. Both were good value for money. If your not happy with basic then book yourself into the ensuited rooms and pay the extra ( amazing view of mountain included!) Helpful staff and cheapest bar in town with... More 

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Seven Corners, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I enjoyed staying at this hostel. It is located very near city center and, more importantly, near the bus stop. I initially wanted to crash at YHA, but realized that it was some distance away and requires a phone call with a pick up. I spend total of 4 nights at LKNZ, first in a 6 bunk dorm and then... More 

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Ohakune, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Great place to stay everything you need. Very clean good and choice of rooms. Hot Tubs and bar are great after a long hike up the Tongarirro Crossing. Tina and Tony are a great help with anything regarding your stay. overall a very laid back friendly environment.

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Waitakere City, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Have stayed here twice in the last 4months. Great grab one deals, ensuite rooms, no complaints about beds, rooms, hosts. Everything of a real good standard, especially for what we paid for our deals. Will be back again.

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Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Winner stay as part of grabone deal. The room was modern, clean and well equiped. The hosts are relaxed, chatty and helpful. great to have access to hot tub and a cold beer after the Tongariro Crossing. Recommended.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

We arrived a little after 8 pm and the reception office was already closed, but we were able to talk with someone in charge through the intercom who explained where to find the key and the room. It turned out that our room was in the "backpackers" wing, meaning we had a small room for ourselves and shared common bathroom/toilet... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Flash packers is the way to go. Grab One you are on to a winner here with these accommodation providers. Speed up and streamline the check in accuracy and clean up the recommended places to stay on Ohakune. Friendly, knowledgeable, helpful and travelled ownership. Value for money, beds perhaps a tad too hard for after Tongariro bones. Modern, clean, tidy... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Just returned from a two night break to walk the Tongariro crossing and stayed at LKNZ lodge. We were lucky enough to pick up a grab one voucher and I have to say it was excellent value for money. Clean, modern, comfortable and relaxed, and a well earned opportunity to relax our aching bones in the hot tub after our... More 

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