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Powderhorn Chateau Mount Ruapehu

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194 Mangawhero Terrace PO Box 222, Ohakune 4625 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Combining all the facilities of an boutique hotel with the ambiance of a an alpine lodge, the Powderhorn Chateau is situated in Ohakune at the doorstep of the spectacular Tongariro National Park. This stunning ...More alpine wonderland is one of only a handful of sites throughout the world to be given dual natural and cultural World Heritage status by UNESCO. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 152 - US$ 307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Powderhorn Chateau Mount Ruapehu Hotel Ohakune
Powderhorn Chateau Mount Ruapehu Ohakune, North Island
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Ohakune
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Room & Suite (53)
Dining (18)
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Reviews (345)
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Unfortunately we only had one night to stay at the Powderhorn Chateau on our Red Carpet (Lord of the Rings) Tour. But even that one night was wonderful. A great aesthetic atmosphere near Mount Ruapehu. Even walked around in the early morning while the neighborhood...More

Thank Elfitumi
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Loved this place from the moment we received our warm friendly welcome on arrival. Rooms are so cute and I love the log cabin feel. Such a gorgeous hotel with so much character. Restaurant downstairs is awesome and super convenient. Indoor Hot pool is awesome...More

Thank Thecookstravel
Reviewed 20 April 2018

The Powderhorn Chateau is as imposing and comfortable as it looks in the photos, with its lovely warm timber walls both inside and outside. It’s close to Ohakune’s railway station and within walking distance of the attractive little town with its friendly cafés and facilities...More

Thank KarenTAV
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Great location, just at the bottom of Mountain Road - the road up to Mt Ruapehu. Swiss chalet in design - a lot of wood (maybe a bit too much). Super indoor, heated pool (90's) - good for a relaxing soak after a day of...More

Thank rbthodge
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Arrived at Powderhorn Chateau in Ohakune as a stopover on way to Napier. What a lovely place! Staff on reception very friendly, room was lovely - typical ski chalet, and with balcony, and air-con ( something we haven't found very much on our travels around...More

Thank Car0le88
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1 September 2018|
Response from KarenTAV | Reviewed this property |
The Hotel had excellent information on all surrounding hikes and transport and seasonal weather details. I suggest you contact them direct.
26 July 2017|
Response from yolofifiez | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and now it is included in your lift pass if you have pre book a day pass or already have a season pass. The bus stops right outside the door.
26 July 2017|
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Response from homedelsac | Reviewed this property |
Yes, upon check-in we were offered a shuttle service to the tramping start and end points, which looked as a good option although we did not use it (used out car instead).
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"Ask for the top floor and towards the back of the hotel. Front rooms get all the drunken noise from those..."
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"If you want privacy and self catering ask for a chalet."
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"try to get a room with a terrace - great view"
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"Ask for earplugs on arrival."
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