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Tawhiri Apartment

10 reviews
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
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It's a short walk to the National Army Museum to explore our country's history and your family's. Explore the Adventure Highway, the Desert Road, or see it all on the Volcanic Loop. Ohakune is only 20 minutes away and so is Taihape. Tawhiri means welcome, and so do we. Tawhiri-matea is the atua of wind and weather - you stand a good chance of meeting him when you stay in Waiouru. Tawhiri may be the easiest place in New Zealand to find; we are the first gate you see when you come into Waiouru from Ohakune; the last gate before the 100kph sign as you leave. You won't find anything else like this in Waiouru - self-contained comfort with a spectacular view of Ruapehu from your own deck. The Adventure Highway starts at our gate and the adventures you will find on it are limited only by th...It's a short walk to the National Army Museum to explore our country's history and your family's. Explore the Adventure Highway, the Desert Road, or see it all on the Volcanic Loop. Ohakune is only 20 minutes away and so is Taihape. Tawhiri means welcome, and so do we. Tawhiri-matea is the atua of wind and weather - you stand a good chance of meeting him when you stay in Waiouru. Tawhiri may be the easiest place in New Zealand to find; we are the first gate you see when you come into Waiouru from Ohakune; the last gate before the 100kph sign as you leave. You won't find anything else like this in Waiouru - self-contained comfort with a spectacular view of Ruapehu from your own deck. The Adventure Highway starts at our gate and the adventures you will find on it are limited only by the time you have to spare. Explore New Zealand's history and your family's connections with it at the National Army Museum, or explore the geographic marvels of the Ruapehu District and the Tongariro World Heritage Area. Easy access to skiing, fishing and hunting - and the highest 18-hole golf course in New Zealand is only minutes away.More
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About the Owner
Ross M
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2016
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Our stay at Tawhiri apartment was excellent in every respect. Warm, comfortable and well appointed it was a home away from home. Ross is a most generous, interesting and intelligent host who showed concern for us as he would for every guest. A ride in...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Ross M, VR Owner at Tawhiri Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

It was lovely having you stay and a privlege to show you Waiouru. I do hope you'll come again.

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Ross was an awesome host who really made our stay hospitable. He allowed us to stay in the cottage which was much more spacious, however, both places were immaculate. The fire and heat pump were a bonus, especially for drying our snow gear, and had...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank ElleKidd90
Ross M, VR Owner at Tawhiri Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you for being such a great guest - and for such a kind review. I'm looking forward to seeing you both back at Tawhiri again.

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

I was apart of a group that stayed here and man what can I say! Ross was absolutely amazing! the place was amazing, the beds were comfortable the shower OMG absolutely wanted to take it home with all that stayed. The views were breath taking....More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank STAYC-ALISSA
Ross M, VR Owner at Tawhiri Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

Thanks for the great review Stayc - and thanks again for staying at Tawhiri. I'm looking forward to seeing you and Alissa again the next time you come this way.

Reviewed April 19, 2018

Ross was a very welcoming host, and his apartment was well equipped and just what we needed following our full day travelling from Rotorua, via Lake Taupo. It was an ideal mid location stopover en route to Wellington. The apartment was spacious, clean, and comfortable....More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Caroline C
Ross M, VR Owner at Tawhiri Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Thanks for your kind review, Caroline. You were great guests. I enjoyed meeting you both and I hope to see you here again one day.

Reviewed February 18, 2018

Ross is an incredibly charming and warm host. We broke down with our car and had to stay in Waiouru, but I'm so glad we got to meet this interesting guy. The accomodation is spotless, cosy and Ross makes you feel at home. Moreover, he...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Evanna2014
Ross M, VR Owner at Tawhiri Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

This was an unexpected encounter with a very pleasant young couple. I really felt that I was parting with friends when they left.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Towels Provided
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Iron
TV
Hiking Trips
Mountain Views
Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort
Linens Provided
Kettle
Toaster
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Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort
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