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Tongariro Lodge

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Grace Road | PO Box 278, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
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Iloilo City, Philippines
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40 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed overnight at Tongariro lodge. 2 bedroom villa it cost $399, 5 adults and one 3 year old child. They have tennis court and spa pool. The reception is so nice as well as the dining area. Nice and quiet place. Near the town, they got NEW WORLD Supermarket there. Everything was good except for the internet was not... More 

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Thank jrla090984
Return to Parad... R, General Manager at Tongariro Lodge, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for giving us your feedback on your recent stay with us. Its great that you enjoyed your time with us, and I am sorry about the internet issue. We have been upgrading the internet recently, and we did have a short time where there was no internet access to the Villa's, however we always have free Wifi... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Wanted a quiet weekend away, this is just what we had, welcome was wonderful, very special thanks to Becky very helpful nothing a problem. lovely Chalet although I must say starting to look a little tired. Surroundings wonderful loved waking up to the tui's.Great walk along the river nice it was so close.

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Thank Mollyo_11
Return to Parad... R, General Manager at Tongariro Lodge, responded to this review

Hi, and thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am pleased that you found Becky helpful, and that you enjoyed your stay with us. I will ensure that your feedback is passed on to all the staff. With regards to the Chalet, we are currently upgrading the bathrooms in... More 

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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at Tongariro lodge on a three night anglers package, inclusive of chalet accommodation and all meals. The chalet was a very basic cabin with thin dividing walls, inadequate heating and NO WIFI. It offered nothing in the way of little luxuries such as bath robes or above basic toiletries. However the cabin was clean and... More 

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Thank Sunny_sundae64
tongorirolodge, General Manager at Tongariro Lodge, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for giving us your feedback on your recent stay with us at The Lodge. I am pleased that you had a fabulous fishing experience and that our guide looked after you well. Also pleased you found the staff to be friendly. I am very sorry that so many other area's we didn't meet your expectations. I do want... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

This was our first time at tongariro lodge. The accomodation was excellent. I really appreciated how everything was top quality and very well planned for comfort. The restaurant served good quality healthy meals and the ambience was charming. The staff was extra helpful without being intruding. Overall great value for your money. Perfect stay if you are planning on doing... More 

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Thank Andreea M
tongorirolodge, General Manager at Tongariro Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback on your stay with us. It is great that you enjoyed the Lodge. W agree that it is a great spot to stay to enjoy all that is on offer in the region, and also to enjoy the comfort of The Lodge and the 22 acres of park like... More 

Aberdeen, UK
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

My wife and self stayed for 4 nights in early February, as part of our Ruby Wedding celebrations in NZ. The Lodge was well appointed and delightful in every respect. The food was unbelievably good, and the staff and managers were unfailingly helpful and efficient. Two comments: firstly, if you want guided fishing, then be sure to book it well... More 

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tongorirolodge, General Manager at Tongariro Lodge, responded to this review

Hi, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your time and your Ruby Wedding celebrations with us at the Lodge. Thank you for taking the time out to give us your positive feedback, it is appreciated and will be passed on to all staff. We hope to see you back here to celebrate many more wedding anniversaries with us. Thank-you. More 

Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

We wanted to stay somewhere close to Tongariro national park as we planned to start the walk along the crossing early. Tongariro Lodge is located near town and within a beautiful compound. The property is well maintained, room is clean and spacious. We had dinner in the restaurant the night before as we wanted to go to bed early. The... More 

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Thank Chelvie
tongorirolodge, General Manager at Tongariro Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Chelvie, thanks for giving us your feedback on your recent stay with us. Its great that you enjoyed The Lodge hospitality, and the Tongariro crossing. We get alot of guests staying with us that do the crossing, and it works really well. Appreciate your feedback. Thank you. More 

Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

I had my wedding at Tongariro Lodge and it was absolutly amazing!! Everyone thoughroughly enjoyed it. Exellent service, great food, nicely kept grounds, really close to Tongariro River, amazing views, lovely and quiet with fresh countryside air for a game of tennis. The perfect sort of a place for a wedding, holiday or conference etc. With the choice of either... More 

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Thank Hayden880
tongorirolodge, General Manager at Tongariro Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Hayden, and what a very special wedding yours was. We are so pleased that you all enjoyed it so much, we hope to see you back here for anniversaries and other occasions in the future. Thanks More 

Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

Wow! What a fantastic place. The hosts Jill and Gerry are lovely and the suroundings are devine and serene. We have driven past the lodge many times but never stayed. Wish we had discovered it when the kids where younger. Sheree and Gerard - Wellington

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Thank Redjed01
tongorirolodge, General Manager at Tongariro Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Sheree & Gerard, it was great to have you come and stay at The Lodge with us, and so pleased that you have finally discovered our piece of paradise. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Lodge on your next trip up this way. Thanks More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
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21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

This is one on the nicer places you can stay in the area. We really enjoyed the meals they were great, They serve canopes and drinks prior to dinner and you get to meet the other guests which depending on the company can lead to a very pleasant dining experience. I think the rooms ae overpriced, You stay in cabins... More 

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Thank larrybil2015
tongorirolodge, General Manager at Tongariro Lodge, responded to this review

Hi, Thank-you for taking the time to give us your feedback on your recent stay with us. We are pleased that you enjoyed The Lodge and your dining experience. I have given your feedback re the rooms to Manager of Maintenance and we are looking at some different options to improve that. WE hope to welcome you back to The... More 

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48 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

I stayed 4 nights. The chalet accommodation was very comfortable with everything you'd need (except maybe air conditioning which wasn't a problem for me) The restaurant food was very good but the menu didn't vary and I went out to eat on fourth night to a very nice vineyard/restaurant 10min walk away). The grounds were beautiful with views of the... More 

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Thank John C
tongorirolodge, General Manager at Tongariro Lodge, responded to this review

Hi John, thanks for taking the time to give us your positive feedback on your recent stay with us. So pleased that you enjoyed your time at The Lodge. For our longer staying guests the chef is always happy to do something special for them, ( just to keep in mind for next time.) We look forward to welcoming you... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tongariro Lodge offers a unique fishing lodge atmosphere with an international reputation for providing guests with intimate friendly service, the best of food and wine and private exclusive accommodation. There is a secluded spa and all weather tennis court on park like grounds. The Lodge specialises in providing personally guided trout fishing or outdoor experiences with resident guides.Tongariro is the ideal holiday destination for trout fishermen, outdoor enthusiasts and family adventure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tongariro Lodge

Address: Grace Road | PO Box 278, Turangi 3334, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
Price Range: $138 - $431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tongariro Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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