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Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£39* Per night/room 19 Aug - 20 Aug

Family Room, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Premium Double Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking, Ensuite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking, Ensuite

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Bed in 8 - Bed mix dorm Room 4

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Bed in 4 - Bed Mix dorm Room 5

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they can't get enough of the helpful staff at Tongariro River Retreat. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Turangi i-SITE Visitor Centre. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus 35 meeting rooms.

  • Free Wi-Fi in some public areas
  • Free self-parking
  • Take a swim in the outdoor pool
  • Amenities include 35 meeting rooms, conference space and a computer
  • Guests have great things to say about the value of their stay and the helpful staff
  • Steps from Turangi i-SITE Visitor Centre and a 5-minute drive from Tokaanu Thermal Pools

Tongariro River Retreat ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Tongariro River Retreat

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 26 Mar 2019

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1 Apr 2019 by Puurrrrrr

Hello Mr or Mrs Anonymous and thank you for your great review! We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us! happy travels for the future! Kind regards Couch tiger and fur baby (the cats)

About the Tongariro River Retreat

Location 26 Ngawaka Place, Turangi, 3334

Property Features

As a guest of Tongariro River Retreat, you'll find tour or ticket assistance, a BBQ, and ski equipment storage. Event space at this hostel measures 25 square feet (2 square metres) and includes conference rooms. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. The eco-friendly Tongariro River Retreat also features a garden, a fireplace in the lobby, and laundry facilities. Self parking is free. You'll have access to the indoor pool and outdoor pool at a partner property. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Turangi hostel.

  • 17 guestrooms or units
  • 25 sq ft of conference space
  • 2 sq. m of conference space
  • Ski equipment storage
  • Conference space
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Computer for guest use
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Separate dining area
  • Full-sized fridge/freezer
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Tongariro River Retreat offers 17 accommodations with fireplaces and DVD players. This accommodation offers separate dining areas. Beds feature down duvets. Full-sized fridge/freezers, microwaves and rice cookers are provided. Bathrooms include a shower. 75-inch Smart televisions come with digital channels and Netflix. Additionally, rooms include complimentary newspapers and shared/communal kitchens.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Fireplace
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Private outdoor space
  • Smart television
  • Digital channels
  • Netflix
  • DVD player
  • Fridge (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Hob
  • Rice cooker
  • Kitchenware
  • Down blanket
  • Shower
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer available
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Heating

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Motor boating nearby
  • Rock climbing on site
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Fish cleaning table
  • Fishing nearby
  • Hot springs nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Health or beauty spa nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Hunting nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Marina nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Sailing nearby

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 AM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with check-in instructions and an access code. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after 10:00 AM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with special check-in information and an access code. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Long-term renters welcome

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards and cash. This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival. Long-term renters welcome.

For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit in all accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Credit card pre-authorisation
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Long-term renters welcome
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Smoke detector
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 1.7 per cent

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Extreme Backpackers Hostel Turangi
  • Extreme Backpackers Hostel
  • Extreme Backpackers Turangi
  • Extreme Backpackers
  • Golden Fern Backpackers
  • Tongariro River Retreat Turangi
  • Tongariro River Retreat Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Tongariro River Retreat Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Turangi

You should know

  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Awards & 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.

  • Qualmark Sustainable Tourism Business Award

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Backpacker property has been rated 4 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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