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Hostel Skotel Alpine Resort - Whakapapa

3 star Hostel Whakapapa

Whakapapa Village, SH 48 Nagauruhoe Place Mt Ruapehu - Whakapapa

Price starting from NZD 60.00

Looking for a eco-friendly Whakapapa hostel? Skotel Alpine Resort is a great choice as it's located in the Ruapehu - Tongariro area, is near skiing and offers free parking to all its guests!

Your 3 star Ruapehu - Tongariro hostel in Whakapapa offers ski storage, an area shuttle and laundry facilities. If you are in need of rest and relaxation you can find a spa tub, a fitness center and a sauna on offer. There is also a bar/lounge where guests can enjoy drinks after a long day. Additional leisure facilities include an arcade/game room. Multilingual staff can provide tour/ticket assistance.

A safe is available at reception. Wi-Fi is available for a fee. The hostel has a meeting room available for hire. Other amenities include a computer station.

Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 9.6 Outstanding!
Based on 1 hotel reviews © 2015

Great location for all mountain activities.The buildings are not "brand new...

Venere Guest, New Zealand
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Breakfast at Hostel Skotel Alpine Resort

A continental breakfast is served each morning for a fee.

Hostel Facilities at Skotel Alpine Backpackers

  • Bar
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Barbecue
  • Gym
  • Billiards / Snooker
  • Ski room
  • Multilingual staff
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Luggage room
  • City tour
  • Room service - limited hour
  • Laundry room
  • Sauna
  • Hydromassage Jacuzzi
  • Meeting Room
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the railway station
  • Shuttle service
  • Free parking
  • Internet/Email services
  • Indoor entertainment room

Know before you go

  • This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Check-in: after 2 PM.

Check-out: before 10 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

National rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®
Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Backpacker property is rated 3 star plus and is displayed on this page as 3 stars.

Hostel Skotel Alpine Resort is also known as

Skotel Alpine Resort
Skotel Alpine Hotel Whakapapa Village
Skotel Alpine Hotel
Holiday Inn Tongariro National Park











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Room Details

Skotel Alpine Resort has 48 guest rooms. Bathrooms are outfitted with hair dryers.

Accommodation Services

  • Mini fridge
  • Hairdryer in each room

Distances from Hostel Skotel Alpine Backpackers

Whakapapa Ski Area - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Iwikau Village - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Mangatepopo Trail Head - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi
Tongariro National Park - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Turoa Ski Area - 11.8 km / 7.3 mi
Tongariro Alpine Crossing - 17.5 km / 10.9 mi
Ohakune Old Coach Road - 25 km / 15.5 mi
Whanganui National Park - 49.7 km / 30.9 mi
The preferred airport for Skotel Alpine Resort is Taupo (TUO) - 69.3 km / 43.1 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 km and mile.

Transportation services Hostel Skotel Alpine Resort

  • Shuttle service from and/or to the railway station
  • Shuttle service
  • Free parking