About this listing
Tongariro at Makotuku BnB. Boutique, new rural home 10 minutes north of Ohakune. Neighbouring Tongariro National Park and National Cycleways. Stunning Mount Ruapehu views and glimpses of Mount Ngauruhoe. Cooked or continental breakfast provided.
We offer Boutique Accommodation in our new architecturally designed rural home. You will be in your own wing of our home. Bedroom 1 has a Queen bed, with quality linen.
You will have your own private bathroom and toilet.
(See separate listing for 2 bedrooms. If you book Bedroom 1, we make Bedroom 2 unavailable to ensure your privacy).
Wake up to stunning mountain views.
We provide a breakfast of freshly brewed tea and coffee, fresh fruit salad, home made yoghurt, home made muesli, fruit juice and toast with a variety of spreads.
Fresh farm eggs and bacon on toast also available.
Breakfast is either in our dining room with amazing mountain views or outside on your private patio- access from your bedroom.
Tea and coffee making facilities are available.
At 3 Horopito Heights, just off State Highway 4 at Horopito, our new property is set on 1 hectare of lawns and bush with a newly establishing garden.
Free access to the kitchen / dining / lounge area with TV, and free wifi.
A bbq is available for your use.
Shared cooking facilities are available in our modern, spacious kitchen.
Just 35 minutes to the Tongariro Crossing carpark - or a bus can pick you up from the gate and bring you home at the end of your day on the Crossing.
We are ideally located for the Old Coach Road and Mountain to the Sea Cycle Trails, which run alongside our property. We can arrange cycle hire and pick up at the end of your ride.
We are centrally located half way between the two main skifields, on Mount Ruapehu. Approx 40 minutes to the carpark of both ski fields.
Washing machine available and a drying room. Excellent - to dry those skiboots and ski gear, tramping boots, or your washing on a wet day.
We are child friendly, -leggo available.
Enjoy a short walk through our bush, along the Makotuku River to a bush surrounded swimming hole.
If going exploring, we can suggest a very special hidden valley – The Ruatiti Domain, for picnics and a swim. We have available for your use, picnic chairs, a portable bbq and tools, a chilli bin / cool bag, cutlery and plates
Interaction with guests
We are readily available for help and advice on the many activities and dining options in the region, and elsewhere in New Zealand.
We have a very sociable cat and occasionally dog sit our friendly "Grand Dog"- a Hunterway / Border Collie.
Other things to note
Continental breakfast provided daily as part of room rate. Includes homemade muesli, home made yoghurt, toast with a variety of spreads, fresh seasonal fruit salad, fruit juice and freshly brewed coffee and tea.
Farm eggs poached, fried or scrambled with bacon on toast, also available.
We are at 3 Horopito Heights, just off State Highway 4, at Horopito.
We are on (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) maps as "Tongariro at Makotuku Bed and Breakfast." and Horopito Heights is now on (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) maps. We are the only development on Horopito Heights. Please follow the driving instructions carefully.
We rely soley on rainwater for all our water needs, so please be mindful of wasting water. eg. Using the dishwasher is more economical, waterwise. Our showers have fantastic water pressure which is tempting for a long shower, so please be sensible.
Please respect our home.
Check in time - between 2pm and 10pm.
Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 24 hours of your trip and the first night is non-refundable.
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We are a middle aged, married couple, semi retired teacher and computer technician.
Living the life, skiing in the winter, fishing and cycling in the summer.
We have just built our new home and are now busy building a workshop and spending lots of time developing a garden of New Zealand native plants.