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    Discovery Lodge

    State Highway 47, National Park Village 3948, New Zealand
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    2017-07-30 2017-07-31
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    Traveller (94)
    Room & Suite (48)
    Dining (9)
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good33%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “hot plate” (11 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Pets Allowed
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Free Wifi
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

    This motel annex campground is situated in a great location with views if the three volcanoes. Hikingtrails are closeby as are other activities such as flights. There is nothing much within walking distance. You can eat at the lodge where you have limited choice. The...More

    Thank I P
    Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed 2 nights in a warm , large motel- type room ( electric blankets a great treat!!) Callum was extremely helpful re the Crossing and concerned to ensure everyone's safety A shuttle operates from the Lodge to the Crossing There is a large lounge...More

    Thank smw45
    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    We showed up at discovery lodge very shortly before the office closed looking for a place to stay that was not a campsite. We were given the choice of a studio room, or the motel studio, and went with the latter. Miekelien at the front...More

    Thank Felice A
    Reviewed 23 January 2017

    We found Discovery Lodge to be a great place to stay if you are considering doing the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Team at Discovery Lodge were fantastic and very helpful and they gave us all the helpful tips. We used the shuttle service for drop-off and...More

    Thank sanjayk521
    Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

    This place was fantastic for all those attempting the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. We stayed in a budget motel room which was small but modern and super clean. I'd highly recommend booking as early as possible the earliest bus to the start of the crossing to...More

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    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$14 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Manawatu-Wanganui Region >
    • National Park Village
    • Also Known As
    • Discovery Hotel National Park Village ,
    • Discovery Lodge New Zealand/National Park Village
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    Traveller (94)
    Room & Suite (48)
    Dining (9)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (40)
    Bathroom (14)
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    31 May 2017|
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    Response from smw45 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry to be so late replying and not able to answer I'm afraid as we had a car The lodge staff are v helpful so suggest you contact them
    Samantha B
    8 April 2016|
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    Response from BucksJane | Reviewed this property |
    I would email them. The staff are really helpful. Find the email address on website. They won't take you on transport unless the weather is ok and they deem it safe to walk. Plus they check you have the correct clothing... More
    17 July 2015|
    Response from CallumHarland | Property representative |
    Thanks for making contact with us. Each Chalet has a private separate bathroom. They also have a kitchenette. If you have any other questions we are very happy to help. Kindest regards, Callum
    Room Tips
    "There are options from tents to chalets - all good value. You get full use of the facilities whatever you pay."
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    "Can only comment on tent site: choose a spot near the edge with a slight angle, otherwise when it rains you..."
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    "Pay the extra money for a chalet. They are by themselves at the front of the property with the best views."
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    "Book 1 bedroom superior chalets"
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