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Ski Haus Reviews

Carroll St, PO Box 79 National Park, Tongariro National Park, New Zealand

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58 Total Reviews
  • 71%Value For Money
  • 71%Security
  • 76%Location
  • 85%Staff
  • 75%Atmosphere
  • 84%Cleanliness
  • 78%Facilities

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Good room, with good shower and average heating. We arrived after reception was closed, but they could accomodate us with no problem. Kitchen is large and well equiped. Silence is incredible! We could sleep listening only the wind outside. Staff is very carefull about security for the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. They checked our equipment and lended me gloves and hats, and rented sticks and a wind breaker. I can say that, definitively, their worries saved our lives.


Advertised free WiFi isn't free but quite expensive unless you're not a member of their hostelling association. Front door's never locked. Very nice fireplace, a pool table lounge and comfortable beds though. Clean bathrooms. Friendly staff.


Appreciated being able to arrive late and find everything we needed. Walls a bit thin but not sure you can do much about it.

  • 24th Oct 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Unremarkable stay, serviceable hostel. Kitchen is clean. Bathrooms are clean. Eftpos card reader was broken making transactions difficult. Atmosphere as grim as the weather that day.


very helpful staff, spacious and well equipped facilities

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