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Property type chalet
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About the property

Chalet, 1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathrooms, (Sleeps 5)

Bus Drivers Cabin a rustic retro step back in time . Get back to the basics in the great outdoors a place to relax and not have to fuss.There is so much to do no more than 15 mins from here .Tongariro Crossing only 5 km down the road ,42nd traverse access right from here , Tokanu hot pools , Whakapapa Ski area ,live Volcanoes , Biking ,Fishing, and of course heaps of walks. Its a great place to stay Summer and Winter.The Crossing Cottage is located in the spacious grounds of the Mangatepopo School Camp . Need a place for a Big group get together-Mangatepopo school camping Lodge sleeps up to 50 people in the lodge, plus 9 in the Crossing cottage and another 5 in Bus Drivers Cabin are all available together or separately subject to prior bookings.With a huge dining area, large commercial style kitchen and bunkrooms it?s perfect for big groups, school groups, sports and tramping clubs, corporate team building, conferences, weddings, family birthdays or any other reason to get a group together.The Camp lodge -huge dining area, large commercial style kitchen and bunkrooms

20 minutes or less to:

Tongariro Crossing,Ruapehu Crater walk,42nd traverse

Whakapapa Skifield -Mount Ruapehu

Tokanu Hot pools,Lake Taupo

Turangi andNational Park Townships

Mtn Biking and Quad , Fishing ,Scenic Flights

White water rafting,Caving,Abseiling ,Canoeing There is a fully refundable bond . This will be returned if the property is clean and undamaged after your stay. In a nutshell, leave the cottage /lodge how you found it. Any large damages or messes that cost more than the bond to repair will be charged to you!

Special conditions:

Linen you need to bring all your own Duvets, Pillows, Sheets, Blankets etc The Cabin has electric heating . The kitchen has Cooking elements (no oven)microwave andelectric frypan .Rubbish removal is charged per night ,as the camp custodians cart it to the transfer station in Turangi as we have no rubbish collection service at our gate .Smoking allowed outside only.Pets allowed with prior approval . We have a lovely camp custodian on site

Extras: Cleaning at end of your stay (Optional, NZ$50.00 per stay); Refundable Bond (Required, NZ$100.00 per stay); Rubbish Disposal (Required, NZ$2.00 per night); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave; Bring your own linen (towels/sheets/tea towels);

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2017

What makes this chalet unique

The 42 Traverse is a one-way 46 km multi-use track through the Tongariro Forest Conservation Area.


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Rates & Availability

Tongariro Area Chalet Rental Rates

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Tongariro Area Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Lounge - 1 child bed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • swimming

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