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4.3 out of 5

"Close to eateries and supermarket. Good value for money. " More

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Hotel Description

LKNZ Lodge - Hostel puts you in the center of Ohakune, 3 km (1.8 mi) from Ohakune Old Coach Road and 14.4 km (8.9 mi) from Waitonga Falls Walk Trailhead. Highlights at this ski hostel include 2 spa tubs, a restaurant, and free self parking.

Washers/dryers and free WiFi are featured in all 40 rooms. Housekeeping is available once per stay.

The café, Storm Shelter Cafe, serves local cuisine and is open for breakfast and lunch. Enjoy the sauna along with access to a driving range and bike rentals. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and laundry facilities. Each morning cooked-to-order breakfast is served between 7:30 AM and noon. There's also free extended parking, along with the convenience of free train pick-up service.

Sights in the region of this Ohakune hostel include Turoa Ski Area and Whakapapa Ski Area.

Budget Double

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$100* Per night/room 27 Jul. - 28 Jul.

Budget Twin

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Basic Quadruple Room, Private Bathroom

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Twin Room with Ensuite Bathroom

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Basic Room, Multiple Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

4-Bed Mixed Dorm

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

LKNZ Lodge - Hostel ratings based on 30 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for LKNZ Lodge - Hostel

Everyone (17) Couples (5) Family (7)
4 out of 5
Close to eateries and supermarket. Good value for money.

Posted by on 4 Apr. 2021

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6 Apr. 2021 by steve

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3 out of 5
I enjoyed the service and the hosts were very welcoming

Posted by on 11 Mar. 2021

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11 Mar. 2021 by steve

Thanks for your positiveness

3 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Jul. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 15 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Mar. 2020 by LKNZ Team

Thanks for taking the time to give us a rating!

4 out of 5
Be nice if the budget rooms had a small tsble and chairs atlest .. but you get what you pay for

Posted by , from Palmerston North on 6 Mar. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Mar. 2020 by LKNZ Team

Thanks for your review. Feedback is always welcome! Kind regards,

5 out of 5
Great value for money. Clean and had a great view of the mountain. Lots of facilities available

Posted by on 15 Feb. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Mar. 2020 by LKNZ Team

Thanks for your review! We hope to see you around soon. Kind regards, LKNZ Team

5 out of 5
Clean and walkable distance to cafes/restaurants. Friendly staff.

Posted by on 4 Jan. 2020

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5 Jan. 2020 by LKNZ Team

Thanks for your review!

5 out of 5
Clean rooms and Kitchen with shared utensils/plates.

Posted by , from Wellington on 4 Jan. 2020

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4 Jan. 2020 by steve

Thank you for your positiveness

4 out of 5
Very clean, tidy & modern hostel / lodge. Our room was noisy by the bathroom and the main road. Also noisy when guests arrived home later at night. Would book again if we could get a different room. Overall it's great accommodation for the price.

Posted by , from Tauranga on 5 Oct. 2019

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6 Oct. 2019 by LKNZ Team

Hi Nicola, Thanks for taking your time to give us a review! Next time you are around, please contact us directly! We will be able to offer the best room for your needs! Kind regards,

5 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Sep. 2019

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7 Sep. 2019 by LKNZ LODGE

Thanks for your review!

About the LKNZ Lodge - Hostel

Location 1 Rata St, Ohakune, 4625

Property Features

After a day on the slopes, soothe your muscles in one of the 2 spa tubs or enjoy the use of a sauna. This mountain hostel's ski shuttle (surcharge) will get you to the slopes in no time. Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll have access to the outdoor pool at a partner property. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Ohakune hostel.

  • 40 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 4 buildings
  • Dining venue
  • Coffee shop
  • Ski equipment storage
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Game room or arcade
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Computer for guest use
  • Television in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
  • Water dispenser

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Washer/dryer

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Whanganui (WAG) (103.1 km / 64.1 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free train station pick-up; area shuttle and ski shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking and extended parking; RV/bus/truck parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

LKNZ Lodge - Hostel offers 40 accommodations with washers/dryers. This Ohakune hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered once per stay and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • Washer and dryer
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Heating
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to noon.

Storm Shelter Cafe - This café specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 7:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Tuesday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday - Monday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The office is open Tuesday - Thursday 8 AM - 10:30 AM and 3 PM - 7 PM, Friday 8 AM - 9 PM, Saturday 7 AM - 9 PM, Sunday 7 AM - 7 PM, Monday 8 AM - 7 PM. Guests wishing to check-in out of office hours must contact the hotel in advance.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Tuesday - Thursday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday - Monday: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Fees apply for use of the sauna.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation might be required for some facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 14 and NZD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Spa tub fee: NZD 6 per night
  • Facilities fee: NZD 15 per person, per night and includes use of: sauna; spa

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • LKNZ Lodge - Hostel Ohakune
  • LKNZ Lodge
  • LKNZ Lodge Ohakune
  • LKNZ Ohakune
  • LKNZ Lodge Hostel Ohakune
  • LKNZ Lodge Hostel
  • LKNZ Lodge - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • LKNZ Lodge - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Ohakune

You should know

  • LKNZ Lodge - Hostel offers transfers from the train station. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 48 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Alcohol isn't served at LKNZ Lodge - Hostel.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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