Riverstone Backpackers & Lodge

Boutique backpacker, hostel and lodge style accommodation for free independent travellers and the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. #1 Specialty Lodging TripAdvisor 2016, BBH 94% rating 2016, Lonely Planet 'Top Choice' 2016 Crossing transport, Free Wi-Fi

Per night
$30 - $84

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Purpose renovated home with modern kitchens and bathrooms, outdoor covered deck, gas hot water, heaters in bedrooms, drying room, gear storage.

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Queen size rooms with private bathrooms, twin rooms, shared rooms, family rooms and whole facility bookings available.

We are Tongariro Alpine Crossing specialists, and can arrange your trip when you arrive. Current weather information, maps, safety & gear are available.

Ideal place and great value for trekkers, fishermen, skiers and snowboarders, or groups wishing to book the entire facility.

The Tongariro River - which is 400m away - offers world class fly fishing for brown & rainbow trout. We have great information & resources and can organize guided fly or boat fishing for you.


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Physical address

Riverstone Backpackers & Lodge, 222 Te Rangitautahanga Road, Tongariro, Turangi, Lake Taupo, 3334, New Zealand.

Opening times

Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • BBQ Facility
  • Children Welcome
  • Disabled Access
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
  • Luggage Storage
  • Safety Deposit Box at Reception
Proximity to airport:
Taupo 40 minutes - Rotorua 1 hour 30 minutes
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Pricing and Conditions

Per night $30.00 - $84.00

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