After an exciting day hiking, biking, skiing or sight-seeing guests at Skotel Alpine Resort can enjoy a number of wind down activities. These include a refreshing sauna, a relaxing spa, or unwinding over a drink or a meal at the Skotel Restaurant and Bar.
Post your Insta-worthy photo!
On arrival guests at Skotel are given a complimentary wireless internet voucher, however if additional internet access is required, further vouchers can be purchased from Reception or from the Bar. So wind down with a little internet time and post those Insta-worthy photos on social media. Your friends will all be jealous!
Soak in the Spa
There are two four-person Spas located at Skotel Alpine Resort that can be booked by groups or individuals at Reception. One is an indoor Spa located downstairs at the front of the resort and the other is a garden Spa located in an enclosed hut through the men and women’s change rooms in the Backpacker wing. Soak for a while and relieve all those sore muscles after a day of strenuous activities!
Get Hot & Steamy in the Sauna
Another great way to relieve sore aching muscles is to utilise the Sauna that is located downstairs near the front of the Resort. The Sauna is available for use between 3 to 9pm daily.
Indulge in a Massage
For the ultimate in relaxation, therapeutic and sports massages are available in Skotel’s in-house massage room upon request from a local professional at a discounted guest rate. Please enquire at Reception.
Relax in the Common Room or Mezzanine
The Common Room is a space for guests that includes a TV with built-in DVD player, seating areas and games. The upstairs Mezzanine also provides a comfortable and quiet atmosphere with couches and lounge chairs and a book shelf. These areas are great for relaxing at any time during your stay at Skotel.
Play in the Games Room
If you’re looking for something to do with your group of friends or family take advantage of the games in the Games Room. There is table tennis, air hockey and a number of arcade games. It’s a great place to challenge your friends!
Work Out in the Fitness Studio
Still got energy to burn? Take advantage of Skotel’s Fitness Studio that is located on the bottom floor at the back of the Games Room. The studio is equipped with free weights, bench presses, cardio machines and other fitness equipment.
Enjoy a Drink and a Meal at Terrace Restaurant & Bar
The Terrace Restaurant & Bar is an excellent choice for dinner or a few drinks after the day’s activities. During the summer months, enjoy a New Zealand craft beer on tap on the large patio area with majestic views of Mount Nguaruhoe. In the cooler months, bask in the warmth of a log fire inside on comfortable lounge seats and a local red wine or hot chocolate.
The restaurant serves up both local and international cuisine suited for a range of tastes. There is a large assortment of food to select from, with vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free meal options. It is also open for breakfast daily.
Cook up your own Meal in the Guest Kitchen
For guests who prefer to cook their own meals there is a guest kitchen located past Reception. Guests may utilise the equipment provided in the kitchen, but need to provide their own ingredients.
Skotel Alpine Resort offers guests great facilities and a variety of accommodation, from backpacker rooms, to rooms with views of the Park and the volcanic mountain peaks of Ngauruhoe, Tongariro and Ruapehu. Book your Ruapehu and Tongariro National Park Accommodation with us here today. BOOK NOW