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MOUNT RUAPEHU SKI AREA - New Zealand

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Mount Ruapehu - North Island of New Zealand

Image of Chair Lift Mt Ruapehu is home to New Zealandís two largest Ski Areas. Whakapapa Ski Area is on the northwestern slopes and Turoa Ski Area is on the southwestern slope of Mount Ruapehu.

It is the mountain with more terrain, more choice and more pure room to move.

 

Accommodation

Image of  The
   ChateauSince opening in 1929, the BAYVIEW CHATEAU TONGARIRO (formerly known as The Grand Chateau) has become a New Zealand landmark; and is registered with the Historic Places Trust. It's widely referred to as the "Grand Old Lady of the Mountain" and is renowned for its classic elegance. As one of the finest first-class hotels in the country, The Bayview Chateau Tongariro prides itself on exceptionally high standards. Its premium facilities include a gymnasium, saunas, heated plunge pool, two bars and two restaurants, including the renowned Ruapehu Room. The Bayview Chateau Tongariro is especially equipped for conferences and there's a challenging nine-hole golf course with stunning views, and two all -weather tennis courts.

 

Drive Times to Mount Ruapehu

Mt Ruapehu Map The most convenient way to travel to Mount Ruapehu is by Motor Vehicle:

  • Auckland City to Whakapapa
    4-hours driving
  • Wellington City to Whakapapa
    4-hours driving

 

RENTAL VEHICLES

Rental Vehicles are available from:

  • Auckland City
  • Auckland International Airport
  • Wellington City
  • Wellington International Airport

..... plus other main locations.

 

Quotes are available upon request.