Your base on Mt Ruapehu

Bar Restaurant

The bar terrace has plenty of room for groups of 30 or 40

Group Entertaining

Outdoor terrace perfect for group gatherings

Tour Groups

Companies from various European countries include the Skotel Alpine Resort in a North Island tour. 

A circuit of Rotorua, Mt Ruapehu and Waitomo Caves can make an interesting 4-5 night tour out of Auckland. 

Being half way between Auckland and Wellington makes Mt Ruapehu, the dominant feature of the Volcanic Plateau, a convenient stopping point and one that provides a point of difference to the country towns.

Two nights at the Skotel Alpine Resort provides the opportunity to do the Tongariro Crossing without the need for a lengthy bus trip at the start and finish of the Crossing. 

The Skotel’s situation in Whakapapa Village means that there is a variety of half-day walks available from our door to enable a mix and match of activity and leisure. 

A combination of opportunity to do the crossing and easier options from our door or using local transport can provide the tour bus driver with a day off.

Our manager and staff are knowledgeable about the vast range of activities available within a convenient distance and details of alternatives can be provided to form part of the tour package.

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