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River Valley Lodge Hotel

266 Mangahoata Road, 266 Mangahoata Road, Pukeokahu, Taihape, New Zealand

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Adaptors
  • Bar APM-96
  • Book Exchange
  • Business Centre"
  • Café
  • Dryer
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Meals available
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • WiFi

Important Information

River Valley Lodge Policies and Conditions

- Cancellation policy: 72h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.
- Check in from 15:00 to 23:00 .
- Check out from 08:00 to 10:00 .
- Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards.
- Taxes included.
- Breakfast not included.

General

- Our reception is open from 07:30 - 16:00. After this time the bar will be open until midnight and will handle any guest enquiries.
- No curfew.
- Child friendly.
- We can cater for large groups, events, parties, reunions etc. We can also cater for business groups and have a conference room available for hire.
- No pets allowed.
- No stag/hen parties.
- We have an on site bar, cafe and restaurant. We are proud to point out that all the meat we use is free range and organic, and most of our meals are prepared using fresh vegetables from our on site gardens. Dinner is usually a roast and needs to be pre-booked before arrival.
- We offer a range of rafting and horse trekking adventure activities. Please contact the lodge directly to book these.
- We are an adventure lodge, in a remote but beautiful location. Please be aware that we are out of cell phone coverage and around 30km drive from the nearest town (so it's a good idea to make sure you have enough food and petrol before arriving).

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Taihape?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions

Directions

If you are traveling South, turn left at the River Valley signpost, 18km after Waiouru.

If you are traveling North, use the Gretna Hotel in Taihape as your starting point, with the Gretna Hotel on your left. The 32km drive will last around 35 minutes after taking you through some of New Zealand’s finest and most picturesque hill country. Please follow the regular signs to River Valley.

After turning off State Highway 1, you will cross two bridges coming from Waiouru, and three bridges coming from Taihape.

The last 1.5 km’s are gravel and take you to the Lodge at the end of Mangahoata Road.

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