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Tamara Lodge

Hostel

24 Somme Parade, Whanganui, Whanganui, New Zealand

Welcome to Tamara Lodge. We are a Lodge that offers' world traveller' style accommodation at a budget price. Built in 1904 our large period Villa is modernised to address today's travellers needs with large spacious rooms and common areas. There is a surprisingly large garden as another space to find relaxation. With riverbank views of the Whanganui River and Mt Ruapehu in the distance, and just 5 Mins walk from the main street, Victoria Avenue the incredibly central location is ideal.

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Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 100%

Facilities 95%

Location 100%

Safety 100%

Staff 100%

Value 100%

What's Included

  • Airport Pickup
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Whanganui?

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Welcome to Tamara Lodge. We are a Lodge that offers' world traveller' style accommodation at a budget price. Built in 1904 our large period Villa is modernised to address today's travellers needs with large spacious rooms and common areas. There is a surprisingly large garden as another space to find relaxation. With riverbank views of the Whanganui River and Mt Ruapehu in the distance, and just 5 Mins walk from the main street, Victoria Avenue the incredibly central location is ideal.

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Shared Rooms

Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 4

Room details

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Deluxe Double Bed Private Ensuite

People 2

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

People 3

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Basic Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Single Private Shared Bathroom

People 1

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Deluxe Single Private Ensuite

People 1

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Basic Single Private Shared Bathroom

People 1

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

People 4

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Tamara Lodge

The Tamara Backpackers Lodge gives a warm welcome and our aim is to provide a quality experience to add to your travelling memories

Built in 1904, the Tamara is a spacious Edwardian Lodge overlooking the majestic Whanganui River. There are also views of Mt Ruapehu and the Lodge is less than 1km or 5 minutes walk from Wanganui’s main street, Victoria Ave.

The extensive Garden area has plenty of garden furniture including hammocks and a picnic area.
There is a piano and guitar available in our large lounge along with a Television and DVD player.
The Kitchen is fully equipped and awaiting your creation.
Trained staff for local information on the many activities that you may wish to experience.
Wi fi and an Internet station, bbq, Free Bikes.

Accommodation Information

Tamara Lodge uses dorms/shares no bigger than 4 beds. Female share available on request
Private rooms with standard shared bathroom facilities available are:
Single rooms with a double bed.
Double rooms
Twin rooms that have a double bed and a single bed
Triple rooms that have a double bed and a single bed and also with three single beds.
Quad rooms.
Rooms that are available with en-suite facilities are
Single rooms with a double bed
Double rooms with a Double bed
Twin rooms with a double bed and a single bed
Triple rooms with a double bed and a bunk bed
All beds are provided with sheets and are mostly made up
24 hour hot showers. All rooms are heated.

Location Information

On Somme Parade situated on the 'right bank' or western side of the Whanganui River. We are between Guyton Street and Ingestre Street where they intersect with Somme Parade.
We are 1 km north of the i-Site Visitor Information Centre on the same road (Taupo Quay turns into Somme Parade). The main Street Victoria Avenue is a true 5 mins walk away.
The pubs are more like 10 mins walk

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.