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57 reviews
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights and were a little dubious about booking from reading previous reviews on here. We were greeted by friendly staff we put that we would be arriving early (check in is at 2 and I believe the staff don't arrive until then) they came at 1 for us, we called to say we had arrived... More 

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37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed 1 night here with the family & can't fault the place. Warm, comfortable & great value for money. Perfect place for families visiting the Ruapehu area. The queen bed in the lounge & 3 beds in the separate bedroom suited us perfectly.

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Thank Mike S
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
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Reviewed 21 January 2016

Go there early, don't be late otherwise getting the key is difficult, especially when you give your contact details way in advance. The views are from the balcony and not from the room itself. It does have a sauna and laundry facilities.

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Thank HormuzV
Perth, Australia
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 24 November 2015

Although this motel is quite basic it had everything we needed for our one night stay. We had an upstairs room with a magnificent view of Mt Ruapehu where we relaxed on the balcony having a quiet drink soaking in the view. It was a short stroll to the restaurant area and there were quite a few to choose from.... More 

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Thank Bikers09082503
Wellington, New Zealand
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Booked this over the phone on the Friday morning for one night stay on Saturday night. Was advised that although they have a 2 night minimum day policy that as it was late notice that they could accommodate our family of four. We then cancelled other accommodation that we had tentatively booked and arranged the rest of the trip including... More 

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Dresden, Germany
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4 reviews
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Pleasant stay, nice and quiet. The rooms are basic but very clean and comfortable. After a day on the mountain we loved a soak in the hot tub. The hotel is located about five minutes walk to the town centre. Reception was very welcoming and friendly. They went out of their way to accommodate our needs. I would definetely stay... More 

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Wairarapa
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Reviewed 14 July 2015

This is a very basic motel, nothing extra is supplied in the rooms, no soap for the hand basin, no extra blankets or pillows and we could have done with them with a -5 degree frost! The room was clean. The very inefficient heater was also a pain as it was on a timer. We went out for dinner expecting... More 

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Thank 123Catherine
Tauranga, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Family trip unit 9 Overpriced for wat we got Not insulated well Having to reset button on heater for heat every ... Minutes wasn't great Shower good Walls thin could hear guys next door very clearly Spa pool good Friendly staff Not full kitchen so no sink Only there for 1 night so was ok but any longer at that... More 

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Thank Dopple2000
Tauranga, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 5 February 2015

This was a great, no fuss hotel to stay at. It is small, tidy and clean. It has everything you need, no more than that. Very quiet so we slept well. Beds would not suitable for heavy people I must say. It is perfect if you are just staying a long weekend and are going to be out and about... More 

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Thank dicks0nclan
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 3 February 2015

My partner and i were quite disappointed in the stay we had at Alpine Motel, Firstly we arrived at 8-30 pm to find the receptionist showing us a map of where our room was and told us our key would be inside as we enter, We have never been to ohakune before so it made things alittle hard on dusk... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ruapehu Views refurbished to a high standard in 2010 features 14 rooms,the top 8 rooms providing fantastic views of Ruapehu mountain. The motel is located within a short walking distance from restaurants and pubs in Ohakune but is still off the main road, offering visitors some peace and tranquility. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ruapehu Views Motel

Address: 4 Moore Street, Ohakune 4625, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Ohakune
Price Range: ₹ 4,455 - ₹ 6,585 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ruapehu Views Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Upstairs room so you get the view.”
 of 5 bubbles Bikers09082503, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Pack warm pjs!”
 of 5 bubbles 123Catherine, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Upper floors have views of Mt Ruapehu. Room 8 (deluxe 2 bedroom) might be too small for a large group Heater in room 8 struggled to warm the unit.”
 of 5 bubbles Kevin3550, 5 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Plenty of rooms, just ask for what you need”
 of 5 bubbles barty11, 21 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Just take your pick”
 of 5 bubbles MelO240, 29 Jun 2014 | Read review
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