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Skotel Alpine Resort - Hotel in Whakapapa, New Zealand

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8.0avge. of 1925 reviewsSkotel Alpine Resort

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Skotel Alpine Resort - Hotel - Whakapapa
Skotel Alpine Resort - Hotel - Whakapapa
Skotel Alpine Resort - Hotel - Whakapapa
Skotel Alpine Resort - Hotel - Whakapapa
Skotel Alpine Resort - Hotel - Whakapapa
Skotel Alpine Resort - Hotel - Whakapapa
Skotel Alpine Resort - Hotel - Whakapapa
Skotel Alpine Resort - Hotel - Whakapapa
Skotel Alpine Resort - Hotel - Whakapapa

Why stay here?

  •  In the ski resort of Whakapapa
  • See J2Ski's Whakapapa Ski Resort Guide and Snow Forecast
  • Weekends / Short Breaks
  • Hot tub/jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Family Rooms
  • Horse Riding

8.0 Good
Average score from 1925 Reviews
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Situated in the heart of Tongariro National Park, Skotel Alpine Resort offers a restaurant, a hot tub and a terrace bar with a fireplace. Most accommodations boast stunning mountain or region views.

The highest hotel in New Zealand, Skotel Alpine is 10 minutes’ drive from the Whakapapa Ski Fields. Tongariro Alpine Crossing is 20 minutes’ drive away.

Accommodation options include rooms with an en suite bathroom and dormitories with shared bathroom facilities. All accommodations include access to the shared kitchen and lounge area.

The Terrace Restaurant offers stunning views of Mt Tongariro and Mt Ngauruhoe and features an à la carte menu.

Guests can relax in the hot tub or enjoy a game of table tennis. Ski facilities on site include a ski shop and ski drying room. Round trip shuttle services to the Tongariro Crossing and the Ski field are available right from the door step.

Important Information

All requests for late arrival are subject to confirmation by the property.Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

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Skotel Alpine Resort - Room Options

A selection of room types are usually available at Skotel Alpine Resort, including;

  •   Backpacker Queen with Ensuite (or bathroom)
  •   Backpackers Double Room with Shared Bathroom
  •   Queen Room
  •   Ruapehu Room
  •   Standard Queen Room
  •   Superior Queen Room
  •  Backpacker Bunk Room with Shared Bathroom
  •  Cabin
  •  Family Room
  •  Family Room with Shared Bathroom
  •  Family Suite
  •  Ngauruhoe Room
  •  Tongariro Room

Cabin (Bungalow, Sleeps 6, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
      

This stand-alone cabin features a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious balcony offering outdoor furniture and views of Mt Ngauruhoe and Tongariro National Park. The living area includes a TV and dining table. Please note that the price is based on 6 guests. Maximum occupancy is 6.

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Backpacker Queen with Ensuite (or bathroom) (Double, Sleeps 2, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
  

Featuring free toiletries, this double room includes a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer. The double room has a wardrobe, an electric kettle, a carpeted floor as well as heating. The unit has 1 bed.

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Ngauruhoe Room

Ngauruhoe Room (Double, Sleeps 3, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
   

The double room offers a private entrance, a wardrobe, a terrace with mountain views as well as a private bathroom featuring a shower. The unit offers 2 beds.

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Queen Room (Double, Sleeps 2, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
  

Providing free toiletries, this double room includes a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer. Featuring a terrace, this double room also provides a private entrance, a wardrobe and a flat-screen TV. The unit offers 1 bed.

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Ruapehu Room

Ruapehu Room (Double, Sleeps 2, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
  

Offering free toiletries, this double room includes a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer. This double room has a private entrance, a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV , a refrigerator, tea and coffee making facilities and a terrace. The unit has 2 beds.

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Tongariro Room

Tongariro Room (Double, Sleeps 3, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
   

Offering free toiletries, this double room includes a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer. Featuring a patio, this double room also offers a private entrance, a wardrobe and a flat-screen TV. The unit offers 2 beds.

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Family Room (Sleeps 4, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
    

Featuring free toiletries, this family room includes a private bathroom with a bath, a shower and a hairdryer. Boasting a terrace, this family room also features a private entrance, a wardrobe, a refrigerator and a flat-screen TV. The unit has 3 beds.

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Family Suite (Sleeps 7, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom)
       

This suite features a tea/coffee maker, electric kettle and seating area.

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Backpacker Bunk Room with Shared Bathroom (Triple, Sleeps 3, 1 Bedroom)
   

Providing a wardrobe, a carpeted floor and heating, this triple room includes a shared bathroom. The unit offers 3 beds.

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Superior Queen Room (Double, Sleeps 2, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
  

Featuring free toiletries, this double room includes a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer. Boasting a patio, this double room also features a private entrance, a wardrobe, a refrigerator, a flat-screen TV and tea and coffee making facilities. The unit has 1 bed.

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Family Room with Shared Bathroom (Sleeps 5, 1 Bedroom)
     

Providing a wardrobe, a carpeted floor and heating, this family room includes a shared bathroom. The unit offers 3 beds.

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Backpackers Double Room with Shared Bathroom (Sleeps 2, 1 Bedroom)
  

Providing a wardrobe, a carpeted floor and heating, this double room includes a shared bathroom. The unit offers 1 bed.

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Standard Queen Room (Double, Sleeps 2, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom)
  

Featuring free toiletries, this double room includes a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer. The double room features a wardrobe, tea and coffee making facilities, an electric kettle, a refrigerator, a carpeted floor, heating and a flat-screen TV. The unit has 1 bed.

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Skotel Alpine Resort Useful Info

  • 12 Rooms

Arrival and Departure

  • Check In from 15:00 until 19:00
  • Check Out from 07:00 to 10:00

 Nearby Ski Resorts

Skotel Alpine Resort is in the New Zealand ski resort of Whakapapa and has Mount Ruapehu and Tukino within reach for a days skiing.

Hotel Facilities

Snow Sports
  • Ski equipment hire (on site)
  • Skiing
COVID-19 Precautions
  • Cashless payments
  • Cleaning chemicals effective against Coronavirus
  • Rooms disinfected between stays
  • Safety Protocols followed
  • Social distancing (dining)
Cleaning
  • Daily housekeeping
Sanitization
  • All tableware sanitized
  • Hand sanitizer provided
Sports & Outdoors
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Horse Riding
  • Playground
  • Table Tennis
Health, Fitness & Wellness
  • Fitness
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
Hair, Spa & Beauty
  • Hot tub/jacuzzi
Leisure & Activities
  • Games Room
  • Sun Terrace
Travel & Transport
  • Accessible parking
  • Free Parking
  • Public transport tickets
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Street parking
  • Tour Desk
Business & Internet
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Free Wifi
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Bbq
  • Packed lunches
  • Picnic area
  • Restaurant
  • Snack Bar
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Wine/champagne
Children & Family
  • Indoor play area
  • Kid meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet
Services
  • Key access
  • Laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Safety deposit box
  • Terrace
Room Facilities
  • Family Rooms
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Entertainment
  • Walking tours
Accessibility
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outside
  • Garden
Hotel
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Shared kitchen
  • Smoke alarms
  • Outdoor furniture

Rating and Reviews

Skotel Alpine Resort has been assigned a 3 Star rating by our partner; this is an unofficial rating for ease of comparison, and you should be sure the property suits your needs before booking.

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