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Tongariro River Motel

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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“fishing tips”(3 reviews)
“tongariro river”(18 reviews)
“decor is dated”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
2.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfishing tipstongariro riverdecor is datedplace to staythe ownerhot weatherlocal knowledgethe main roadtwo bedroom unitgreat hostscould not have been more helpfulgreat staytwo nightsfly fishingthe kitchenrosspumpkin
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Reviewed January 31, 2017

We were just passing through and getting tired when we decided to stop in Turangi to locate accommodations (we didn't prepare, thus did not have pre-reserved a bed). All of the places we phoned were priced very high. Ross was very cordial and quoted us...More

1  Thank dandz5729
Reviewed January 11, 2017

We absolutely loved our stay at the motel - two nights, breaking our journey either side of a trip to the Bay of Plenty. It's old fashioned and quirky - but in a good way, a real Kiwiana experience - from the timber-clad walls and...More

1  Thank pmt1
Reviewed January 11, 2017

The couple who run the motel are just lovely and were very helpful to us to plan a wonderful bike ride along the river in our limited stay. However, the unit was just not up to scratch. The decor seems unchanged since the 1970s and...More

1  Thank kiwirunner2015
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Took 2 rooms just before new year. Very low price considering, and very friendly and warm caretakers. Wifi worked well as did everything. However you do get traffic noise and we saw no evidence of air conditioning which would be a problem in hot weather....More

1  Thank RichardAJohn
Reviewed December 21, 2016

Everything I had hoped for and more. The rooms were very comfortable with everything you could want. Ross and Pip were fabulous hosts and could not have been more helpful. Ross' fishing tips were invaluable.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
$76 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Turangi
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$76 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Turangi
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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"Room cheaper if take dog for a walk:)"
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"If you like a firm mattress, pick room 8"
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"You can book directly with them by telephone and email"
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