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    Howards Mountain Lodge

    43-45 Carroll Street, National Park Village 3948, New Zealand
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    • Excellent28%
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    • Average13%
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    • Terrible9%
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    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    We have stayed with our group in 12 people lodge. Really comfortable place.Bad that wifi signal was weak out there. Kitchen fully equipped. Bedrooms pretty small but we didn't spend to much time in there. huge living area. Coming again in march.

    Thank Marcin_Mentel
    Response from Grant43-45, Owner at Howards Mountain Lodge

    You certainly got lucky with the weather but your crew made the most of their break. Always good to see people enjoying our beautiful national park.

    Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

    Pros: Accessible to Tongariro Alpine Crossing site, approximately 20mins away. Clean rooms and accessible kitchen Receptionist was very accommodating when we settled our payments before we left. She was chatty and kind. Cons: Few toilet cubicles Rang the lodge thrice to enquire and clarify matters....More

    Thank 728surfgirl
    Response from Grant43-45, Owner at Howards Mountain Lodge

    Glad to hear you had a good time when you got here if not over the phone before hand. I am sure that was me and sorry it wasn't as welcoming as I should have been.

    Reviewed 1 March 2017

    Had an amazing couple of days, booked the Deluxe crossing package , best value around , they organised everything, breakfast ,lunch and transport all included ! a really great deal. ALL staff were amazingly helpful, the transport driver did an amazing safety briefing and we...More

    Thank Gail B
    Response from Grant43-45, Owner at Howards Mountain Lodge

    Thanks for your kind words and I will pass on your positive opinions to our driver and staff.

    Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

    Spent 2 days here - mum, dad and 2 year old. Dad did alpine pass mum n toddler stayed around the lodge, it's clean, staff are very helpful. Katie at reception was very very helpful - great for tips for the tramp, and where to...More

    Thank GlynCrox
    Response from Grant43-45, Owner at Howards Mountain Lodge

    Thanks you for your comments. I very much agree with you about taking small children on the crossing. We regularly get people who want to do this and while we will take them (if weather is perfect) I am always nervous about it. As you...More

    Reviewed 26 February 2017

    The lodge is just a few steps away from the train station (where the cafe is located serving good coffee and food) and the bus station (intercity). They have the best dryer machine in town, I swear. The lodge has a DVD library with good...More

    Thank anitabE1671VP
    Response from Grant43-45, Owner at Howards Mountain Lodge

    Yes too bad about the weather but glad to hear you made the best of things and enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks for taking the time to give us your thoughts.

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    • US$ 50 - US$ 81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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