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Flashpackers Ongarue - The Hub of the Timber Trail

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6 Ongarue Village Road, Taumarunui 3997 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

Sometimes a great experience should be left as a one-off because there's always the risk that without the novelty/surprise factor it won't live up to expectations. No such thing at Flashpackers with Rem. We left after our first Timber Trail ride (Jan 2017) feeling like...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Stayed the night before we started, great dinner to get us prepared. We were picked up by shuttle the next morning and taken to start of the trail. It was great being able to finish the trail, get off the bike and hop into a...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Flashpackers was a fantastic place to stay when we rode the Timbertrail. We arrived Friday night for an amazing dinner, rode the trail Saturday, enjoyed the spa pool after our ride and then dined and stayed Saturday night as well. I was blown away by...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank LouiseC3942
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Flashpackers in Ongarue Friday and Saturday nights while riding The Timbertrail. Flashpackers is the best place to stay as right at the end of the Timbertrail which is ideal if weather is cold or muddy.We were in the spa pool within...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank markc8712
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Flash packers was a gem of a place to stay before the timber trail. Rem is a great host. Everything is well organised. The accommodation is super clean and tidy and has great character. It was no problem to arrive at 10pm at night. Breakfast...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Description
Specializing services to the Timbertrail including accommodation , meals , bike hire and transfers . Make Flashpackers your base while cycling the Timbertrail , no packing up in the morning and transferring your More over night luggage to another hotel . Situated on the 84.5kms return cycle to your vehicle and base where a hot shower awaits you Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Taumarunui
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Location
New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Taumarunui
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"There are only three rooms two of which are double, the other twin. All are fine"
JulianW950
6 Jun 2016
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"Room near spa has aircon and direct access to spa"
kiwiantnz
21 Feb 2016
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