The owners (Phil & Helene) went out of their way to make our visit as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Even supplying firewood for our only fire in NZ. Julia (the pig) and Des (the dog) were both entertaining. This park is located right on the Whanganui river. Well worth a visit.
Wayne Cooper (Australia)
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- 4km south of Taumarunui, situated beside the mighty Whanganui River and bordered by a native bush reserve, this is where your Ruapehu District adventure starts! An ideal base for fishing the many local rivers and kayaking the Whanganui River, the start/finish point for the renowned Forgotten World Highway, and only 35 mins north of Tongariro National Park and Whakapapa Ski Field. ... more less