Ruapehu Retreat - your home away from home

Bach or holiday home | National Park | #22076

9.8/10 (95 ratings)
  • 7 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


Right in the middle of National Park, with views of Ruapehu from master bedroom, breakfast bar, lounge and large deck.

Bedroom 1: Queen bed

Bedroom 2: Queen bed

Bedroom 3: Double / single bunk

Warm in winter, cool in summer. In summer fling the ranch sliders open and it's cool and airy. In winter choose between the cosy atmosphere of a log fire or convenience of the heatpump . Heat transfer system keeps bedrooms warm. Firewood is provided.

Super comfy beds with warm duvets, electric blankets and plump pillows on all beds, plus plenty of spare blankets. Optional linen hire is available. Dressers in all bedrooms, walk in wardrobe in master bedroom and large drawers under bunks provide ample storage. There is a portacot available.

Fully equipped cook's kitchen with all mod cons makes cooking for a family easy - slow cooker, baking gear, breadmaker, mixer, blender and an extensive array of pots, dishes and utensils. Gas hob with rangehood, double oven, full size fridge/freezer and large pantry with loads of storage. Basic condiments are provided. Gas BBQ is provided during summer months (Nov-May).

Great shower pressure with unlimited hot water and a large, deep bath for a relaxing soak after a hard day's skiing, biking or hiking. Master bedroom has ensuite. Both bathrooms have heaters and heated towel rails.

Large drying room gets wet gear dry in just a few hours. Full laundry with large capacity washing machine and drier.

HD TV with Freeview, stereo (with MP3 input) and DVD player - we have a Sky satellite dish so take your decoder if you want to watch Sky.

Some board games, cards, puzzles and books available.

A real home away from home!

Special conditions:

No smoking, no pets.

Tenants must remove all rubbish as there is no collection in National Park.

Compulsory cleaning fee of $50 applies.

No parties.

Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$50.00 per stay); Linen (Optional, NZ$20.00 per person);


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • SKY TV ®
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Bedroom 2

    1 x Queen bed

  • Bedroom 3

    1 x Single bed

  • Master bedroom

    1 x Cot
    1 x Queen bed


Maybe booked

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (97)

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  • Good place to stay ????

    Good place to stay ????

    TinT5874 new member Jul 2018

  • Fantastic property - Modern, very very warm (wood fire, heat pump and...

    Fantastic property - Modern, very very warm (wood fire, heat pump and heat transfer system) comfortable beds, nice bathrooms, full equipped kitchen with has cooking, easy parking and access and a drying room inside. will definitely be back to stay!

    tereur108 100%|9x Jul 2018

  • What a beautiful place well located clean cosy and warm, would stay...

    What a beautiful place well located clean cosy and warm, would stay hear any time of the year, was a privilege staying there thank you

    NigelG5 100%|1x Mar 2018

  • Amazing house with everything we needed and more

    Amazing house with everything we needed and more. Would definitely book again if staying at national Park

    OlivierL 100%|5x Feb 2018

  • A great roomy house with spectacular views of the Mountain

    A great roomy house with spectacular views of the Mountain

    GrahamCo22 100%|1x Feb 2018

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