Old Post Office Lodge - Vacation Home New ZealandNorth Island

Old Post Office Lodge - Vacation Home

Stay in the stunning Tongariro National Park ward, the perfect year-round base to explore the extraordinary outdoor adventures that the region has offer.

Old Post Office Lodge - Vacation Home

New Zealand > North Island > Ruapehu 

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Rates : From $400
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Located on the Adventure Highway (State Highway 4), this century-old building only closed as a functional NZ Post Office in 1989. After undergoing extensive renovations, the Old Post Office Lodge is now a gorgeous 1930s art deco vacation home that can accommodate up to 18 guests.

Step back in time staying at the beautifully renovated iconic Owhango Post Office, with its 7-Bedrooms, two kitchen-dining, gorgeous art-deco gatsby-style decor, plus drying room cupboard, gun safe, hot tub, sauna and a firepit.

With the option of renting the whole lodge just one wing of the house, or booking it bedroom-by-bedroom, there are endless options depending on your group size and travel requirements. Composed of 7 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with a hot tub and a shower, this vacation home has a satellite flat-screen TV and DVD player. There's a seating area, a dining area and a kitchen complete with a dishwasher, a microwave and a fridge.

The West Wing offers four rooms including the Master Bedroom with an exquisite 4-poster Queen bed; the Peacock room offering a double bed, a triple room and a dormitory room.  The East Wing has three rooms including the Ruapehu Room (Queen bed), and the Tongariro and Ngauruhoe Rooms, eachwith a double bed.

A stay at the Old Post Office Lodge offers easy access to National Park Village (15 minutes) and Whakapapa ski field (25 minutes) making it ideal for families or groups wanting to adventure by day and relax by night.

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