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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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Millar Street | National Park Village, Tongariro National Park, New Zealand
76.3 km to Taupo Airport
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

If you need an inexpensive place to stay in the Tongariro/Lake Taupo area, Pipers is it. We needed inexpensive sleeping space for three adults and found it here. The lodge is a trifle dated, but comfy and warm surrounded by spectacular scenery. The employees are...More

Thank rebogamy
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We loved our stay here! Dianne is such a wonderful host, and we would have stayed longer if it we didn't have to go back to work. The room and bathrooms are clean and the staff is very friendly. We stayed for two nights and...More

Thank Elvenna
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This is the 2nd time we have stayed here and just as great as last time. Warm comfortable rooms, great communal kitchen, but best if all, great hosts. If you are going to walk Tongariro or ski Mt Ruapehu, stay here!

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Myself and my fiancée stayed here for a night after completing the crossing. We decided this last minute and found this little gem by accident. It's not a glamorous establishment but it's got everything for 2weary travellers. Rooms were basic but large comfortable beds with...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 13 April 2017

What it lacks in glamour (quite a lot!) it makes up for in character, friendliness and being on the money for Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Special early breakfasts for walkers are organised and packed lunches/water are available along with transport to an from the start and...More

Thank Alice P
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$46 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$46 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Our room above reception had spectacular views."
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"ensuite room so you have your own bathroom"
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"200 wing is closest to common rooms and exterior kitchen"
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"grab a room away from the doors if possible, can get noisey"
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