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Adventure Lodge & Motel

3.5 of 5 21 Carroll Street, Tongariro National Park 3948, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Having stayed at Adventure lodge 4 times now, i cannot praise the staff enough in everything they do to make a stay enjoyable. The rooms are clean and tidy, food provided for the package was as usual amazing. :) With thanks to Jason and his team for a welcoming stay and great food and also Thanks to Lorraine, for fitting... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Room is very basic with limited facilities but it did the job and the price was reasonable. Jason was excellent with his briefing in the morning- made us feel a lot more confident about the crossing. Unfortunately not all the staff were so welcoming- bordering on rude.

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AdventureLodge, Owner at Adventure Lodge & Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Adventure Lodge, we have a range of accommodation to suit all needs from budget lodge room with shared bathrooms to one bedroom superior units with a super king size bed. I am sorry one of the members of staff was not up to their usual standard and we have rescheduled our customer... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking to do the Tangiriro crossing, I highly recommend staying here. I only gave the room a 3 star because the bed was a little soft for me. But, I did sleep very well while here. And it was very clean. What really makes the difference here is the management. We booked the Crossing Freedom package which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Did the crossing this weekend with my brother and had a great time -- despite atrocious weather and limited visibility at the summit. Would definitely recommend the Freedom Package -- good simple accommodation, excellent food with generous portions, great transportation, and nice t-shirt. We certainly felt we got more than what we paid for. Lorraine was especially kind and welcoming.... More 

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AdventureLodge, Owner at Adventure Lodge & Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Adventure Lodge, the package we put together was to give value to our customers wanting to do the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, but also to know that every thing is taken care of and you can enjoy your holiday. It is wonderful welcoming people from all over the world. More 

Hobart, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arrival we discovered that the room we had booked had been given to another guest. We had specifically booked the room as it had two beds and a kitchenette. The room we were shown only had one bed and different facilities to what was stated on the booking. Unfortunately the manger was not on site; the staff member who... More 

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AdventureLodge, Owner at Adventure Lodge & Motel, responded to this review

I am sorry the room was changed, the elderly person who we moved into this unit you had booked, was disable and asked if there was an access unit with a seat, which was in this unit. This was explained to you at the time and the receptionist offered a 35% discount for the inconvenience which you accepted. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Simple, clean and comfortable rooms with friendly service. The package built around the Tongariro crossing (breakfast, dinner, packed lunch, shuttle service to and from hike) was perfect and all recommendations from the owners were useful (our only advice would be to leave earlier in the morning for the Tongariro crossing to avoid large crowds - we started the hike just... More 

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AdventureLodge, Owner at Adventure Lodge & Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, the Tongariro Freedom Package was designed for our guests to enjoy the Park, our package has been running for over 12 years and we normally get our guests on the crossing at the best time of day to enjoy the views. The crossing has become very popular and the 6am starts are also busy, so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here 2 nights while completing the Tongariro crossing and got the adventure package which included stay for 2 nights, large cooked breakfast (delicious... Thanks Jason!), large packed lunches for hike and then dinner after hike (huge steak and chicken... Thanks Jason !). Also included transportation to and from hike. Excellent value! All the staff was so friendly and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot to stay to explore the National Park. Lots of good walks - the chairlift ride up Mount Ruapehu is fantastic. Rooms at the motel are well equipped. Good communal spa. Friendly staff. Great price including a cooked breakfast. Highly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked the Freedom Package and after my partner and I reached, we were informed that we would probably need warm jackets which were waterproof as it was a rather wet day. He promptly lend us 2 jackets and showed us to our room. Initially we thought it was going to be some kind of a bushwalk but luckily Jason gave... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location was good for its proximity to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. The town was beyond quiet - seemed to pride itself on closing by 9pm. Although breakfast was paid for via Agoda, the host was unwilling to offer a breakfast option for those leaving early. Although the room was comfortable this was the only positive. Disappointingly the host was severely... More 

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AdventureLodge, Owner at Adventure Lodge & Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, I am sorry you did not get the service we normally provide, it seems we had a number of people who came into the office at the same time and I am sorry we kept you waiting. We know the details of our shuttle time which leave from the lodge to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing,... More 

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Address: 21 Carroll Street, Tongariro National Park 3948, New Zealand
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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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