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The Park Hotel Ruapehu

3.5 of 5 2/6 Millar Street, National Park Village 3948, 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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for two nights during an unseasonably cold and wet November. Although it was dreary outside, the staff made our stay as enjoyable as possible. We learned about rugby from Sami the bartender while watching the Kiwis beat the Kangaroos and got timely drop offs and pickups for hikes between rain showers. The rooms are small and the lofts... More

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TheParkHotelRuapehu, front office at The Park Hotel Ruapehu, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you were able to enjoy your stay despite the poor weather conditions! We will pass on your comments to our staff as well- it is great to hear that they were able to impact your stay in such a positive way! More

London
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244 reviews 244 reviews
43 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in a six bed dorm for three nights. Luckily there were only four of us in there as there was not much space for all our stuff. The room had an ensuite which was very cramped but useful to have. We got a deal of three nights for the price of two making it the best value room I've... More

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TheParkHotelRuapehu, front office at The Park Hotel Ruapehu, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for reviewing your stay with us! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and found us to be of good value! We hope to see you again in the future:) More

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Though the decor is a little battered and jaded our room was clean & functional & it was a great touch that the radiator was already on & the room warm on arrival. The food was basic but well done with good portion sizes & enough choices for a short stay. What really impressed me though was the staff. Everyone... More

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TheParkHotelRuapehu, Front Desk at The Park Hotel Ruapehu, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay! We are glad that you found our staff friendly and helpful- we will pass on you comments! We hope to see you again the next time you are exploring Tongariro National Park! More

Singapore, Singapore
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We stayed at the hotel from 26 Sep till 28 Sep. Our group booked a room for 2 pax and another room for 3 pax (where I stayed). The room for 3 persons has 2 levels, accessible by a gradual staircase. 2 single beds on level 1 and 1 double bed on level 2. Privacy for upper level is secured... More

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TheParkHotelRuapehu, Front Office at The Park Hotel Ruapehu, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay despite the wifi connection available. It sounds like you were in on a special package, as wifi is not usually complimentary, but $4 for 24 hours unlimited. Your package included 24 hours of complimentary unlimited wifi. Despite this we agree with you in that the connection... More

Japan
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54 reviews 54 reviews
46 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Stayed here for three nights for a wedding--which took place at the Lodge. The first two nights we stayed with other guests. The rooms were okay--we got a discount for staying three nights and as part of the wedding party, but I thought the value wasn't super great. Rooms could use an upgrade. The location comes into play here, since... More

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TheParkHotelRuapehu, Front Office at The Park Hotel Ruapehu, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your unique experience with us! We will take your comments and recommendations into account for the next time we host a wedding at our accommodation. We hope to see you again in the future. More

Wellington, New Zealand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Location to Whakapapa perfect and family loft room made trip more affordable as self catering. Cafe food (had one evening)not as good this trip as previous year but service very friendly. Competitive rates and value for money - would stay again.

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TheParkHotelRuapehu, Front Office at The Park Hotel Ruapehu, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you in the future. More

Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The room was fine, hotel was fine, the customer service was good, only downside a large group of teens were running between their rooms and talking loudly in the halls which kept my kids up late but hey we were all excited teens once!

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TheParkHotelRuapehu, Front Office at The Park Hotel Ruapehu, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, despite the noise. We hope to see you on your next visit to National Park. More

Houston, Texas
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102 reviews 102 reviews
35 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The hotel has nice facilities and service, but if you can't sleep because of noisy guests and very thin walls, what's the point? I stayed here two nights: 4-BED DORM: The bunk beds are made of solid wood, so they don't shake or make noise most. The ensuite bathroom is good, but at this price point, towels and/or toiletries are... More

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TheParkHotelRuapehu, Reception at The Park Hotel Ruapehu, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are sorry to hear that you did not get much sleep during your stay! We wish that all of our guests enjoy their stay with us, so we are happy to hear that you enjoyed other aspects of your stay such as helpful staff and our well... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We thought after reading the other reviews we would be staying in a hostel but it was much better than that. The basic room does not come with a TV but there is a big tv in the lounge area. We were surprised to find two spa-pools, unfortunately we did not bring our togs. The rooms are a bit noisy,... More

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TheParkHotelRuapehu, Manager at The Park Hotel Ruapehu, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for your feedback. we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Happy Travels More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

The staff were fantastic, the food yum, coffee gave the perfect buzz. The room was warm on arrival while freezing outside, the room a loft self contained was clean, spacious and comfortable. It is rated a 3 star and I was presently surprised. I would definitely stay again.

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TheParkHotelRuapehu, Manager at The Park Hotel Ruapehu, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for your feedback, we are very please to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Happy travels! More

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Address: 2/6 Millar Street, National Park Village 3948, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > National Park Village
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Park Hotel Ruapehu 3.5*
Number of rooms: 82
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