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LKNZ Lodge

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Warkworth, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights in family room. Everything very clean. Very friendly staff. Central location with nearby shopping and restaurants. Beautiful view from our window. If we come to Ohakune, we will be staying here again.

Thank XeniaNZ
LKNZLodge2017, Front Office Manager at LKNZ Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for staying at LKNZ Lodge . We look forward to you booking with us again in the near future .

Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very quiet time of year to come to LKNZ - a fabulous spot. Our host (been here 6months) was hospitable and helpful. Had an outdoor spa - nice and hot. Cost $5 each for 30 min - this makes sense for the busy season! We were given access to the kitchen facilities - everything very clean and accessible. Our...

Thank Kiwiseeingallthereis
LKNZLodge2017, Front Office Manager at LKNZ Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Kiwiseeingallthereis, Thank you for giving us a perfect rating and for recommending our lodge to other travelers. We hope to welcome you back at LKNZ Lodge in the near future. Take care,

Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Very friendly stuff, great location, good restaurants and bars nearby. The whole house was super clean. We had a private double room which was cosy and clean, tidy bathroom, well equipped kitchen, comfy common areas. Overall very positive experience, highly recommended.

Thank Petyusz
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Four of us had two excellent rooms. The facilities were superb and the view spectacular. Breakfast was sufficient, service great. Steve and his staff that we met were very helpful. Used the spa after a gruelling bike ride, just what we needed. Would stay again. Fantastic place.

Thank Gillian G
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Lknz is a clean and comfortable accomodation.Spacious living areas and kitchen are included in the dorm section and the onsite cafe and patios are great to take a breakfast or lunch.Steve the owner is amiable and friendly and very willing to assist travellers with any travel queries they may have.Ohakune itself is a pleasant and charming little place worthy of...

Thank Jacob_L2000
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I had a horrible night a few nights earlier at another backpackers so this was such a relief to come here. Greeted with smiling and relaxed faces. Clean facilities, very clean tidy rooms and fully equipped kitchen and lounges. Nice view of the mountain. Sorted my shuttle to Tongariro easy peasy. Hot tub was perfect and absolutely mint after the...

1Thank Marty T
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Every effort has been made by the proprietor to make this motel a great place to stay but unfortunately the one thing you want from it is a good nights sleep and that just didn't happen. The room we had was like an oven with no way of opening the window by more than 2cm and was no more than...

Thank MHIChris
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The heater inside the room was missing, luckily they provide sufficient blanket, otherwise we can't sleep. Is freezing outside. Love the kitchen, not new but they got everything you want. Probably will stay again next time.

Thank Leong W
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We stayed at the LKNZ Backpackers for 3 nights to ensure that one of the days would have good enough weather for us to 'do' the Tongariro crossing, and also having arrived by train we needed to fit with the train timetable! We were not disappointed! We had been in touch with LKNZ before we arrived in order to book...

1Thank Polly D
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Trist is a really pleasant and nice place for anyone looking for a cheap and convenient place to stay in Ohakune. Friendly staff, clean newly built (renoverad?) kitchen and really nice big clean showers. You can also get a cheap brekkie here if you want to. Definitely recommend this place!

Thank Susanne P

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A friendly, comfortable and inexpensive hostel at the base of Mt Ruapehu. LKNZ Backpackers is a great base for the Ruapehu Ski Resorts, Tongariro Crossing, Old Coach Road Track, Whanganui River and many other amazing walks and tracks in the Ruapehu area. Convenient shuttle services available for all activities. There is a wide range of accommodation options to suit your budget from New Kitchenette En-suites, Privet Doubles, Dorms and Cabins spread over 4 building each with there own kitchens and lounges. Van and Tent site available too.With action packed activities in the area all year round LKNZ have loads of Local Knowledge to share with all of our guest. As far as affordable North Island ski field on Mt Ruapehu and Tongariro accommodation goes, look no further than LKNZ Lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about LKNZ Lodge

Address: 1 Rata Street, Ohakune 4625, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Ohakune
Price Range: $47 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — LKNZ Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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“Ask for a room with mountain views”
PollyD_11, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
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