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Makarora Tourist Centre

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  • Excellent30%
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  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“frame chalet”(5 reviews)
“haast pass”(5 reviews)
“franz josef”(5 reviews)
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All reviewsframe chalethaast passfranz josefbird songclean linenno cell phone coveragebell birdsget away from it allquiet place to staythe kitchenjet boatcooking utensilssized bedsnow capped mountainsstayed one nightwi fiwould definitely stay here again
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

This place was very disappointing!!! We arrived at 3.30pm and it wasn’t due to close until 7pm. There was one pie in the pie warmer and a couple of pieces of dry, dark pieces of pizza also. The bay Marie was empty and there was...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Ordered a coffee and the lady taking my order was ignorant and proceeded to raise her voice when asking for cold milk instead of steamed milk in my coffee. At a tourist centre working with the public perhaps you should improve your attitude and customer...More

Thank sunshine4990
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We were planning some tramping in Mt Aspiring NP from out of the way Makarora. The weather was changeable and getting worse so we were booking at the last minute. It was lucky getting a few nights in one of only two A frame chalets...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a basic alpine hut. Lots of space but only beds in the room. It could easily have a table in there as well. Gets pretty cold as all the heat goes into the high ceiling. Toilet block very basic with unisex shower/toilet....More

Thank Paul_n_Cris
Reviewed 17 February 2018

We were cycling through, and found the accommodations to be just fine. The A-frame separate 'bungalows' were private, clean, a bit aged, but very adequate. There are only 60-some permanent residents in town, and a few more in the peak season. It was silent at...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$46 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$46 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
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Traveller (36)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Our bungalow had room for four people, a heater for the morning, plenty of hot water."
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"No a hotel but campsite with a few cabins"
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"Have a look at their site map, some are slightly more isolated than others."
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"A frame chalets have 1 queen & 2 singles in same open space. Good for families or friends travelling..."
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