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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
radish20 Penrith, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Penrith, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
22 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked in for 2 nights for the Tongoriro Crossing package, but were immediatley advised by Jason that conditions meant there was no chance of doing the walk. Jason could not have been more helpful in options and discussing the situation. He immediately waived the booking and we only stayed the one night. We plan to come back in a summer... More

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New Zealand
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16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our room was clean, but small and very basic. Almost spartan. We were expecting far more for the price we paid. On the positive side, It is quiet and well located for the amenities in the village. On the negative side, our shower was broken but they said nothing about it, even though they knew about it. An advance apology... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Thank you so much Lorraine and Jason for your awesome hospitality whilst my brother, son and I stayed with you. It's so nice to have all the mod cons in such an isolated place when enjoying a ski holiday, we'll be back again soon this season and next year!!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We are a family of four with two little girls, Misty and Mia, they are 3&half, and 2. We were recommended this motel by a friend who just returned from a ski holiday. We enjoyed our stay, the children were so happy. There were gas station and restaurants, bars, eateries just a short walk away. The motel had separate large... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We stayed four nights and really enjoyed our time at Adventure Lodge. Jason was welcoming and very willing to help us plan our skiing, hiking and mountain biking. He also cooks a mean steak. The motel units are clean and comfortable and most importantly warm. The cable TV and spa pool were also welcome extras for relaxing after a day... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A very clean and welcoming place to stay. We booked the b&b package and the breakfast was not only massive, but yummy and well thought out. The owner was really nice and took time to explain the area to us and suggest places to see. We were due to trek the crossing on the Saturday but this was postponed to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

When we arrived we were the only ones on site that night and Jason took care of us. He got us set up for where to eat dinner and what we would need for the hike the next morning. He dropped us off and picked us up from our alpine crossing trek. The breakfasts he made were great and filling.... More

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Portage, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We had originally booked a 2 night Tongariro Crossing package with the Adventure Lodge & Motel. However, when we arrived the crossing was too windy and snowy to hike, so the owner's did not hold us to our package and instead allowed us to opt for a 1 night B&B special. This allowed us to move on to our next... More

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Noumea, New Caledonia
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12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We went there with a reasonably priced package that included two nights, the drive to the beginning and from the end of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, a lunch pack and the evening meal on the day of the crossing, & the breakfasts. Everything was smoothly organized, with good explanations and advice from the manager, who is nice (and handed us... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We spent two nights at the Adventure Lodge & Motel and had a good experience overall. The lady at the reception was to the point, but very helpful in confirming our tour with the Adrift Outdoor Guided Adventures company and relaying other information to us. She generously helped us out of a pinch with our laundry and things turned pretty... More

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Address: 21 Carroll Street, Tongariro National Park 3948, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Tongariro National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Adventure Lodge & Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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