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    Tongariro River Motel

    Corner of Taupahi Road and Piri Road | Or Corner of State Hwy One and Piri Road, Turangi 3353, New Zealand
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (11)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good41%
    • Average7%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “tongariro river” (18 reviews)
    “great hosts” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Pets Allowed
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 62 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Enjoyed the stay. Owners were so friendly they invited me in for dinner because I was staying by myself. Took the motel dog - Pumpkin - for a walk - fitter than I was:) Room comfortable and had all you needed. Older but the rooms...More

    Thank angus03
    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    If you want to experience a classic NZ motel this is it. Nothing fancy but warm and comfortable. You can walk to the shops and cafes and the nearby Tongariro River has a nice walkway along both sides. If you are a fisherperson , there...More

    Thank Bryan B
    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    Lovely staff who were happy for us and our cats to stay at their motel. Everything was clean and tidy, but the best part was the queen sized bed in our unit (8). So many times I have stayed at motels with old soft beds...More

    1  Thank michmegan
    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    Booked very last minute and the owner was super helpful and accommodating. Not often you find a dog friendly motel but this one was excellent. Decor is dated but family suite is massive with everything that you could need. Clean and tidy too. Will stay...More

    1  Thank DanieWigzell
    Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

    Two nights here - warm and comfy. Very clean and well equipped. Our unit was amazingly quiet, considering it is close to the highway (but just a little off). Reasonable pricing, too. Would definitely make this our first choice next time.

    1  Thank dalfamnest
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$65 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Taupo District >
    • Turangi
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    Traveller (11)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (63)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Bathroom (1)
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