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Riverstone Backpackers

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222 Te Rangitautahanga Road Waikato, Turangi 3334 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We had such a pleasant stay at Riverstone, we felt comfortable straight away! Chanelle was really knowledgeable & helpful and was the highlight of our stay in Turangi. The place itself feels homey and has everything you need for a pleasant stay.

Thank Kumulu
Reviewed 30 March 2018

really clean and well looked after heaps of space i will stay here every time we do the crossing as was so handy to town and heaps of information and ideas on what to do for our next adventure family friendly

Thank wonderingadventurer
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice place with fully equipped kitchen available for guest, working free wifi and everything else one might need. The host offers information on tongariro crossing hike and the location itself is great if you want to do this hike

Thank PiotrS6358
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We stayed two nights in Turangi to hike the Tongariro crossing. Riverstone's kitchens, bedrooms, and bathrooms were all nice and clean for our stay. The staff were present, friendly, and helpful, and the other guests (of various ages) were friendly and respectful. There's an economical...More

Thank JDD-NV
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Must stay place!! Especially when you are about to or have walked the tongariro crossing. Place is very tidy, clean and cosy. Last but not least; Logan is a great host!! Lovely person who gave us a lot of useful information about the crossing.

Thank Mcremers
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Riverstone Backpackers Turangi is an independently owned and operated boutique lodge & hostel, offering quality Tongariro accommodation, up to date information, and transport for exploring the Tongariro More Crossing and the Tongariro Region. We have modern facilities and a homely and relaxed atmosphere. There are native gardens, flash kitchen and a large deck and in winter often an open fire. Riverstone is frequently rated by BBH Backpackers and on TripAdvisor Specialty Lodging, as the very best Tongariro Crossing accommodation. Top Rated Accommodation BBH 94% 2016 Trip Advisor 94% 2016 Lonely Planet 'Top Choice' 2016 Free WIFI Tongariro Crossing Shuttle Modern Facilities Best Information Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$37 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$37 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Taupo District > Turangi
Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (11)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"stayed in the bank room and was better than expected"
29 Mar 2018
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"All rooms are great"
23 Dec 2017
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"wear your puffer jacket to bed"
6 Jun 2016
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"Book and ensuite room"
4 Apr 2015
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