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Mountain House Hotel

Pembroke Road | East Mt. Egmont/Taranaki, Stratford 4352, New Zealand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1st time being to the mountain House and found the food to be of a very high standard and absolutely delious and the service outstanding from the staff. They couldn't have been any more helpful and accommodating. Thanks guys 5 stars from us !

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Lynne P, Manager at Mountain House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much Blair for your review we very much appreciate you taking the time to comment on our treasure. Hopefully you will return to visit again More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had just done a 1400km coastal drive from Whakatane down to Wellington and up had left Palmerston Nth with no accommodation booked. We decided to wing it and head for Taranaki using our mobile net to find and book something.. Still no luck by 730 we were getting close to Taranaki and no beds sorted.. We came across the... More 

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Lynne P, Manager at Mountain House Hotel, responded to this review

It was so lovely to meet you both and so pleased we were able to accommodate you at the last minute. Thank you for taking the time to review our mountain treasure More 

New Plymouth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

My wife and I both agree that this is one of the best couple of days we've had away, due in main part to the superb meals and service at the restaurant, and the atmosphere of being on the mountain in the middle of the alpine climate so far away from everything. The level of quietness on the mountain was... More 

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We went for the dinner, bed and breakfast package for $340. The food was stunningly good (see my separate review) but the hotel room was not of the same standard. The reception and bar area was lovely - plenty of big sofas, fireplaces, etc. which gave a snug and comfortable feeling to a hotel half way up the mountain. But... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We came in earlier than expected on a cold wet day, and the staff sat us down in front of the fire with a tea tray, just exactly what we needed. The dinner was great, the service top notch, our room (number 3) superb, with the largest and most comfortable bed I've ever found in a hotel. Yes, the whole... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Very nice and warm place...abit expensive though but its worth every penny...meals sizes are abit small so you need to order atleast a 3course meal or eat in town.rooms look very expensive and beds are comfortable also...would go back again any day.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This lodge is located on Mount Taranaki. About a 10 minute drive from Stratford, it is surrounded by native bush. The room was really warm and clean, and the bathroom was well fitted. The resturant had a delicious menu but we only ate breakfast - dinners being about $40 for a main per person. However breakfast was delicious so I'm... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This was a pleasant surprise for our family. The staff were so friendly and efficient the moment we arrived. We stayed in the two far cabins in August and we were nice and warm. The beds were large and very comfortable and the spa bath was a nice luxury. The cabins are not large but they are cosy and modern... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

As everyone has commented, a great postion on the slopes with easy access to bush walks (and we found good information in our room on these). We were given one of the two very back rooms away from the main complex so great for privacy but not so good when it came to going for dinner in the pitch black... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

We spent our last night in New Zealand here and regret not staying longer. The location is just superb with the lush bush surrounding you and majestic Mount Taranaki towering above. There are a number of bush walks that take you into another world. Our room was very warm and inviting and the spa bath just what we needed after... More 

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Address: Pembroke Road | East Mt. Egmont/Taranaki, Stratford 4352, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Taranaki Region > Stratford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 9
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