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Skotel Alpine Resort

3.5 of 5 Tongariro National Park, Whakapapa, Tongariro National Park 3951, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We couldn't find anywhere to eat in Raetihi on Sunday night so had a spectacular drive to the mountains and lucked upon a meal here. Very reasonable prices and large serves. The staff were very accommodating and lovely

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Mission Beach
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18 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed one night at a cost of $190 very overpriced for what it offers, but it is the only other place beside the Chateau that was fully booked so had no choice ,It says views from every room well we had a view of the rear car park ? The restaurant is average also and staff useless , we decided... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the main hotel, and our room, although rather small (because there was a second bed, had all the facilities we needed, there was even a balcony. However, the bed was very "bouncy", you couldn't move without waking your partner. Also it was noisy, we could hear people talking in the corridors and the building creaked very loudly.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We had a most enjoyable overnight stay before our 4 day tramp. The double room was very comfy,cosy,and clean, with a little deck and delightful outlook. We had dinner and breakfast in the restaurant - my pizza was divine and there was so much of it I took the left overs on the tramp with me! My husband's chicken burger... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We recently stayed in chalet number 4 for 3 nights. The condition of the chalet was shocking. The bathroom door had had a fire which was obviously started from the fan which was burned out and nothing had been done to repair these. The bathroom floor was cracked and worn and rotting in front of the shower. The shower windowsill... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Kitchen and bathroom are pretty basic, but the beds are comfortable and clean and the amazing view from the deck area was worth the price alone. Didn't spend any time in the main hotel as we were in a chalet. Serviceable kitchen, hot shower and tv but we were there for the national park. Lots of great walks in the... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We stayed in the chalets for two nights. (Chalet 3 and chalet 5). I wasn't pleased at all with the physical condition of the chalets. The curtains in chalet 5 was covered in black mould and the extractor fan in the shower was filthy. The carpet was ripped and the chalets are overdue for a revamp. The TV remote did... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We stayed in room 618, next to the communal bathroom. Not only did we have to listen to people using the toilets but the flushing caused the water pipes to make so much noise it was impossible to sleep, and we had ear plugs in! The staff were in no way sympathetic to the fact they rented a room which... More 

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Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Great location for a hotel, and much more relaxed than others locally. Agree with others that it has a slightly dated feel, but staff were very friendly and helpful and the room large enough for the three of us, and comfortable. Food reasonably priced considering where it is, views amazing - so lucky to have blue sky days and snow... More 

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Room a bit dated. At first glance I thought my night's sleep would be less than satisfying but I slept well. The food was very good and the staff was accommodating. Hiking just outside your door. Lower level room had a very nice group patio area and individual patio areas. Perfect rooms for a group traveling together BUT if alone... More 

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Address: Tongariro National Park, Whakapapa, Tongariro National Park 3951, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Tongariro National Park > Whakapapa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Skotel Alpine Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Skotel Alpine Hotel Whakapapa Village
Holiday Inn Tongariro National Park

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