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Ruapehu Views Motel

4 Moore Street, Ohakune 4625, New Zealand
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Ranked #5 of 6 Ohakune B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great, no fuss hotel to stay at. It is small, tidy and clean. It has everything you need, no more than that. Very quiet so we slept well. Beds would not suitable for heavy people I must say. It is perfect if you are just staying a long weekend and are going to be out and about... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and i were quite disappointed in the stay we had at Alpine Motel, Firstly we arrived at 8-30 pm to find the receptionist showing us a map of where our room was and told us our key would be inside as we enter, We have never been to ohakune before so it made things alittle hard on dusk... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We stayed here in September 2014 (2 adults, 2 children) in Unit 8 which is described as "2 bedroom deluxe". Yes, the motel has views, but no, the room is not "deluxe". The major issues that we found is that the room was small for five people (we were only four) and was not adequately heated. The room only has... More 

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We were away on a lads trip away. The Accommodation was nice, clean and comfortable. We didn't spend a lot of time here but definitely served its purpose as a place to stay and play for a group of lads. Bed, hot showers and clean towels... All we needed. We had four rooms and each room was a little different... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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25 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We (2 couples) stayed there for 2 nights in a one bedroom suite (room number 5, ground floor) and I found it quite comfortable and cozy. As a Motel, it has a free parking so you can park your car right behind the room which is making it easy to get to the car specially in winter and cold weather.... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Our family of 4 recently stayed in a 1 bedroom unit upstairs for a ski weekend. We always look for places that are self contained to allow us to have breakfast in, but did not expect to be picnicking on the floor as there was no table and washing dishes in the bathroom basin as there was no kitchen sink.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Stayed in a 5 bed unit and every problem we had the staff dealt with in a very unconcerned, blase manner. Absolutely hopeless. One of the beds electric blankets did not work and no extra blankets were provided which made for a very chilly night. Heater, hot water jug (anything electrical) were on the same wall as TV and could... More 

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Room was ok but basic. No breakfasts offered but there are cafes within walking distance. Very laid back motel offering nothing extra. Reception could do with more training but guess they only bother when its busy season. Be a good place to stay when going skiing but other than that wouldn't stay again for the price.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We were here for three nights in late March, out of the ski season. We stayed in a studio unit which was clean and comfortable but minimally furnished. For example, there were no shelves in the bathroom for toilet bags and no heater either - it must be chilly in winter. There was no hot water one night because the... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Booked 2 nights - first night was like orientation week downstairs with other guests partying. No intervention by management. No reasonable offer to address the issue by the owner for the second night so moved to another motel.

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Address: 4 Moore Street, Ohakune 4625, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Ohakune
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 14
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