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Skotel Alpine Resort

Whakapapa Village, SH 48, Whakapapa Village 3951

+64 7892 3719

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About Skotel Alpine Resort, Whakapapa Village

Value for money

Situated in Tongariro National Park, this charming hotel is the perfect base for a scenic retreat. It also provides a sauna, a Jacuzzi and free Wi-Fi. Skotel Alpine Resort has been recently refurbished and offers laundry facilities, ski equipment hire and ski passes. In fine weather, an outdoor terrace provides a nice place to relax. Guests can also admire garden views from the spa. Skotel Alpine has 48 rooms, all of which are fitted with a shower. Those staying at the property can also make use of a shared kitchen. The hotel's tasteful and modern restaurant is open for dinner, serving local dishes. Each evening, guests are able to wind down in the comfortable lounge bar. For those spending the day out, the hotel provides packed lunches if required. Skotel Alpine Resort is an ideal place to explore Mount Ruapehu and Whakapapa Skifield, as well as everything the local area has to offer. Additionally, a range of places of interest are within easy reach.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities


  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets not allowed
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Increased accessibility
  • Shower chair
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Carpeted

Services and conveniences

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Ski equipment rental (on site)
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Fishing
  • Game room
  • Cycling
  • Skiing
  • Horse riding
  • Table tennis
  • Hiking


  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Snack bar
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Dining table


  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Library
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Private parking


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Kids meals
  • Indoor play area


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Skotel Alpine Resort

Attractions in Whakapapa Village, New Zealand curated by momondo

Skotel Alpine Resort location: Whakapapa Village, SH 48, Whakapapa Village 3951

Skotel Alpine Resort Reviews

GreatBased on 2065 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Great location, homely atmosphere and delicious dinners!" (in 204 reviews)
  • "Perfect location , great staff." (in 171 reviews)
  • Food at restaurant is great! (in 76 reviews)
Cons -
  • Sadly we were bitten by bedbugs. (in 30 reviews)
  • General appearance looked a bit tired. (in 29 reviews)
  • The kitchen was left untidy. (in 27 reviews)

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Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


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Frequently asked questions

  • On average, Skotel Alpine Resort is less than the Whakapapa Village average rate for 3 star hotels. The nightly rate at Skotel Alpine Resort is typically $40, whereas the nightly rate in Whakapapa Village is $18 more.

  • Skotel Alpine Resort is 43.0 mi away from Taupo. You can typically expect your drive time from Skotel Alpine Resort to Taupo to be 2h 9min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Taupo to Skotel Alpine Resort, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Skotel Alpine Resort does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Skotel Alpine Resort at +64 7892 3719.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Skotel Alpine Resort. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +64 7892 3719.

  • If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Skotel Alpine Resort, call +64 7892 3719 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Yes, Skotel Alpine Resort has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Yes, there is a gym available to guests of Skotel Alpine Resort. For gym hours, it is best to ask the front desk clerk during check-in.

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