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    Discovery Lodge

    State Highway 47, National Park Village 3948, New Zealand
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    Overview
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    Free Parking
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    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Chateau Tongariro Hotel
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    71 - 75 of 256 reviews

    Reviewed 28 December 2015

    Perfect self contained accommodation with beautiful views towards the mountains and fields. Cooking facilities were adequate, a larger kitchen knife would have been handy but everything else great. Very clean and new. Shuttle service was seamless.

    Thank ck8900
    Reviewed 25 December 2015

    We stayed in a chalet with plans to do the Tongariro Crossing but the weather was too bad. The owners are very knowledgeable and gave us other shorter hikes to do in the bad weather. The chalet was clean and had everything we needed, and...More

    Thank AlannaZ
    Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed in a chalet for two nights and had a lovely time. Callum, his wife, and employees are top notch people who made our overall Tongariro Crossing experience very memorable. It was the perfect place to stay.

    1  Thank Erick P
    Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

    Lovely chalet accommodation, wonderful view of the mountain and good shuttle service for the crossing. Really impressed with the meals we had in the restaurant and restaurant staff - friendly and helpful. Great location to check out other things in the area. Would stay again.

    Thank Matapouri
    Reviewed 15 November 2015

    Stayed in the bigger chalet. Great view of the mountains. Very clean interior. Easy parking just by the chalet. Chalet could accommodate 5 persons but there would not be any walking space. Its a pity there wasn't any outdoor furniture. Nobody had a proper shower...More

    Thank SalimTan
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$14 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • 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)
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    nuyuix
    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
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    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
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    986leel
    17 July 2015|
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    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
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    "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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