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The Duchess's Room
344 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
The Major's Room
344 square feet
1 King Bed 2 Single Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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The Admirals Room
484 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Cottage
2691 square feet
3 King Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 7 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Luxury lodge in Turangi with free breakfast

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi

Location

Situated on the riverfront, this luxury lodge is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Tongariro National Trout Centre and 4 mi (6.5 km) from Tokaanu Thermal Pools. Kuratau Jetty and Tongariro Alpine Crossing are also within 16 mi (25 km).

Property features

Along with a garden, this lodge has free breakfast and free self-parking. WiFi in public areas is free.

Room amenities

All 4 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, along with conveniences such as electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee. Other amenities available to guests include complimentary wireless Internet access, iPod docking stations and separate bathtubs and showers.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. For a surcharge, a round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. This luxury lodge also offers ski equipment storage and a garden. Complimentary self-parking is available on-site, along with a car charging station.

River Birches has designated areas for smoking.

  • Ski storage
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Free breakfast
  • Airport transport
  • Electric car charging station
  • Year Built – 2010
  • Total number of rooms - 4
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of floors - 1
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Airport transport (surcharge)
  • Garden

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

River Birches offers 4 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and complimentary bottles of water. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and complimentary toiletries. Cots/infant beds (complimentary) and Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available.

  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Free bottled water
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Desk
  • Shampoo
  • Linens provided
  • Toilet paper
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • iPod docking station
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Electric kettle
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Where to Eat

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 8 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 200.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds. Safety features at this property include a smoke detector.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in all accommodation.

Only service animals are allowed

Debit cards not accepted

No lifts

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 150 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NZD 150 (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 200.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • River Birches House Turangi
  • River Birches Turangi
  • River Birches Lodge Turangi
  • River Birches Lodge

We should mention

One child aged 8 years old or younger stays for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official classification for accommodation in New Zealand. This Lodge property has been awarded the Qualmark® Luxury Lodge classification, which is displayed on this page as 5.0 stars.

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

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