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4.2 / 5Very Good
13 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Taihape Town Hall
    41 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Mt Stewart Reserve
    41 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Mangaweka Adventure Co -
    46 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 1 Bedroom, River View

    Room Amenities

    • River view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 Bedroom, Garden View

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Family Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 6
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  • Romantic Double Room, 1 King Bed, Hot Tub, River View

    Room Amenities

    • River view
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Taihape

Located in Taihape, River Valley Lodge is in a rural location and on a river. Taihape Gumboot is a local landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Mt Stewart Reserve and Pohangina Valley.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Taihape Town Hall - 41 min drive
  • Taihape Gumboot - 41 min drive
  • Mt Stewart Reserve - 41 min drive
  • Mangaweka Adventure Co - - 46 min drive
  • Whitecliffs Boulders - 78 min drive

Getting around

  • Whanganui (WAG) - 145 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • The River Valley Lodge – Restaurant with a bar offering local cuisine. Serves breakfast and lunch daily. Reservations required.

About this property

River Valley Lodge

Riverside lodge with restaurant and bar/lounge
This lodge features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a spa tub, a sauna and a microwave in a common area. All 9 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and patios. Guests can appreciate conveniences such as full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves, and other amenities include hobs and premium bedding.
River Valley Lodge offers 9 forms of accommodation with shared/communal kitchens and free toiletries. Rooms open to patios. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves.
Bathrooms include a shower. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Local area shuttle (surcharge) up to 30 kilometers

Food and drink

Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8 AM–10 AM: NZD 7-17 per person
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
1 bar

Things to do

Fishing
Horse riding/hire
Rafting
Sauna
Hot tub

Family friendly

Full-sized fridge
Laundry facilities
Microwave

Conveniences

No lifts

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English

Business services

1 meeting room
Business centre
Conference space

Outdoors

Garden
Picnic area
Terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

Designated smoking areas
Fireplace in reception
Shared microwave
Shared fridge

Room amenities

Bedroom

Heating
Linens
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hairdryer (on request)
Shower
Towels

Food and drink

Cookware/dishes/utensils
Electric kettle
Free tea bags/instant coffee
Griddle
Microwave
Fridge
Shared kitchen
Hob
Toaster

Outdoor space

Patio

More

Individually decorated
Iron/ironing board (on request)

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 4 PM. <br />The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to Bar after 4pm<br />If you are planning to arrive after midnight, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 25.0 per day.

Property payment types

Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 7 and NZD 17 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 25.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.
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4.0
Service and Staff
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5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Apr. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

A bit of a trek but a great location! I would come back.

Stayed 1 night in Mar. 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 2 nights in Feb. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Dec. 2018

5/5 Excellent

    Amazing location

    Amazing location: in beautiful lush forest, next to a river!

    Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2018

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