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4.1 / 5Very Good
376 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre
    4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Mt Ruapehu
    1 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Taranaki Falls
    1 min drive

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  • Family Room

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    • Sleeps 4
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  • Ngauruhoe Room

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    • Sleeps 3
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  • Ruapehu Room

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    • Sleeps 3
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  • Tongariro Room

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    • Sleeps 3
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  • Cabin

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    • Sleeps 6
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  • Backpacker Queen En-suite

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Queen Room

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Backpacker Bunk - Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 3
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  • Family Suite with 2 Queen beds and 1 Tri Bunk bed

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    • Sleeps 7
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  • Superior Queen Room

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Backpacker Family

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    • Sleeps 5
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  • Standard Queen Room

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Backpacker Double, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Whakapapa

Located in Tongariro National Park, Skotel Alpine Resort is in the historical district and near a train station. Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre and Whakapapa Ski Area are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Mount Ruapehu and Tongariro Alpine Crossing.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre - 4 min walk
  • Mt Ruapehu - 1 min drive
  • Opotaka Historic Place - 1 min drive
  • Mt Ngauruhoe - 1 min drive
  • Taranaki Falls - 1 min drive

Getting around

  • Taupo (TUO) - 69 min drive

About this property

Skotel Alpine Resort

3.5-star hotel in Tongariro National Park with free parking
A restaurant, a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and hairdryers.
Skotel Alpine Resort offers 48 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. This Tongariro National Park hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Free nearby parking
Local area shuttle (surcharge) up to 90 kilometers
Return train station shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–9:00 AM
1 restaurant

Family friendly

Laundry facilities

Conveniences

Gift shop/newsstand
No lifts

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Ski equipment hire
Ski passes
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English

Business services

Meeting rooms

Outdoors

BBQ grill(s)
Garden
Terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Wheelchair-accessible parking

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Shared microwave
Shared fridge
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Heating
Linens

Bathroom

Hairdryer
Shared bathroom
Shower
Towels

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Individually decorated
Individually furnished

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 8:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 8 PM. <br />If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM, please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Payment types

Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NZD 19.5 for adults and NZD 19.5 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms.

Property is also known as

  • Skotel Alpine Resort Tongariro National Park
  • Skotel Alpine Resort
  • Skotel Alpine Tongariro National Park
  • Skotel Alpine
  • Skotel Alpine Hotel Whakapapa Village
4.1

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Service and Staff
4.1
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3.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Location!! Great views! Great staff! Loved it! Clean i conveniently located in the national park

Stayed 1 night in Jan. 2020

4/5 Good

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    Stayed 1 night in Jan. 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Jan. 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities

    Skotel is nicely located within Tongariro National Park. We had the best view-- our bedroom faced Mount Ngauruhoe (Mount Doom from LOTR). The room was nice and warm, and what we expected from a ski resort in summer. I recommend this place for anyone wanting to explore Tongariro National Park.

    Stayed 1 night in Dec. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    It was quite and beautiful. Room was stocked with all the necessary items. Decks were well done and enjoyed sitting on them with morning tea.

    Stayed 1 night in Dec. 2019

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