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We stayed here for a couple of nights so we could complete the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. The same weekend we stayed the hotel was hosting the 1Above T42 (sporting event). Parking was at a premium, but aside from that, even with the huge increase of...More
Response from Mark S, Manager at The Park HotelResponded 1 week ago
Thanks for taking the time to post your comprehensive review. We're pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and I'm sure other readers will find this review helpful. Thanks also for the positive comments about the staff — they always appreciate a mention.
We stayed here in April 2018 - as part of spending some time in the Central Plateau of the North Island NZ.
Our booking included accommodation and breakfast.
What a surprise - our twin room was great - clean, neat, tidy and refurbished. We had...More
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Response from Mark S, Owner at The Park HotelResponded 3 weeks ago
Many thanks for your review. We're pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that it exceeded your expectations. We're nearing the end of a huge renovation program covering all aspects of the hotel so it's gratifying to see it appreciated by our guests.
the hotel is in a town, where there are practically no alternative for eating.
the bar is cosy, having happy hour (reduced - not half - prices ) where you can bring your drinks to the restaurant afterward.
the food at the restaurant was OK,...More
Response from TheParkHotelRuapehu, Front Office at The Park HotelResponded 18 April 2018
Thank you for your feedback.
We apologize that your food was not warm, we do hope you brought this to our attention at the time so we could fix the issue!
We are glad to hear that you had a warm reception however, and...More
We stayed at the Park Hotel in Tongariro National Park on the North Island the second week in April. We paid extra ($125 New Zealand) for special service for the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. The "special service" that the Park Hotel offers is a cheap sack...More
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Response from Mark S, Owner at The Park HotelResponded 18 April 2018
This reviewer has done their best to trash us because they wanted to cancel out due to bad weather and was very abusive to staff. The extreme language in the review speaks volumes. I can’t imagine any hotel taking bookings on the basis that you...More
This is an excellent and economical place to stay. It is a great place to stay for hiking the Tongariro crossing. We appreciated the friendly staff, delicious meals, the heater and electric blankets. The room was compact but was ok as we only stayed one...More
Response from TheParkHotelRuapehu, Front Office at The Park HotelResponded 13 April 2018
Thanks for your feedback, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay while doing the Tongariro Alpine Crossing!