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Hotel Description

5-star luxury lodge near Tongariro National Trout Centre

On river

You'll be within 3 miles (5 km) of Tongariro National Trout Centre and 6 miles (10 km) of Tokaanu Thermal Pools with a stay here. Kuratau Jetty and Tongariro Alpine Crossing are within 16 miles (25 km).

Property Amenities

This lodge doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. A garden and luggage storage are also provided.

Heated floors, free WiFi

Boasting heated floors, the 4 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and iPod docks. Separate bathtubs and showers, free bottled water, and hair dryers are also available.

The Duchess's Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Major's Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Admirals Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Cottage

Bed Count 3 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

Property Features

River Birches offers its guests ski storage and a garden. Public spaces have free WiFi. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Turangi lodge.

  • 1 floor
  • 4 guestrooms or units
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 2010
  • Ski equipment storage
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Garden
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Taupo (TUO) (45.9 km / 28.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

River Birches offers 4 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and complimentary bottled water. This Turangi lodge provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and blackout drapes/curtains. Cribs/infant beds (complimentary) and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available.

  • IPod dock
  • Electric kettle
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Wardrobe or closet

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • No elevator (single level property)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 11 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9 AM - 11 PM.
Guests arriving after 11 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 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)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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 cribs/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 may be 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 cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation.

  • One child stays free
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • No elevators

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged 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

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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

You should know

  • One child 8 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

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

National Rating

This Lodge property is rated 5 stars.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.