THE OLD POST OFFICE LODGE

Owhango

Check In: 15:00|Check Out: 11:00
Hours: 10am to 6pm Mon-Sat for phone inquiries

Step back in time .... This iconic century old Owhango Post Office has been converted into two distinct guest wings, with the option of booking the entire inter-connectable Lodge to accommodate up to 18 guests in one 7-bedroom haven, complete with Finnish sauna cabin, hot-tub spa-pool and fire-pit.

Description

A perfect location for groups of couples, corporate retreats and family groups wanting their own gorgeous opulent stay in this iconic historic building, located in the little village of Ōwhango, known as “Basecamp to the Ruapehu District”. Whether you are mountain-bikers, trek hikers, or ski-bunnies, or you love deer hunting or trout fishing, this King Country location, is the epitome of bordering Tongariro Forest, with National Park the next village … and both the famous ‘42 Traverse’ trail, and world-class fly-fishing a short walk away. Facilities include: •Luxurious West-Wing master bedroom with 4-poster Queen bed •Gorgeous West-Wing ‘peacock’ bedroom with Double bed •Beautiful West-Wing ‘triple’ bedroom with Double-Single bunk bed •Three lovely East-Wing Bedrooms (1 x Queen, and 2 x Doubles) •Fabulous interconnecting Dorm Bedroom with 4 x Single beds •Lavish spacious Gatsby-style Lounge •Outside deck with Finnish sauna cabin, hot-tub jacuzzi, fire-pit & seating •Stunning West-Wing Kitchen-Dining-Laundry •Uber cool West-Wing toilet-bathroom, with separate Shower (converted phonebooth) •Drying Room cupboard •Gun vault (with ammunition safe) •A second fully-equipped Kitchen-Dining-Laundry in the East-Wing •A second Bathroom in the East-Wing with shower and toilet •Bedding can be included for an 18th person to sleep on the Lounge 3-seater Couch (NB: it is not a sofa-bed, it is a regular settee) If just going for the weekend, we suggest on the Friday night you sip mulled-wine and toast marshmallows to make s’mores, then on the Saturday night maybe enjoy your own 1920s Agatha Christie Cluedo-style Murder Mystery evening!

  • Bluetooth Sound System
  • Board Games
  • Books and Magazines
  • CD Player
  • Coffee Machine
  • Deck
  • Drying Room
  • Electric Blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Free Wifi
  • Gun Safe
  • Heat/Cool Pumps
  • Heating
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Laundry
  • Linen Provided
  • Netflix
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • On-site parking
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Ramp access
  • Record Player
  • Sauna Room
  • Self Contained
  • Smart TV
  • Spa/Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Stereo
  • Street parking
  • Verandah
  • Village Setting
  • Wood Fire Pits

THE OLD POST OFFICE – Opulent 7-Bedroom art deco Boutique Lodge

Room Configuration: 7 Bedroom
Max Guests: 18

A perfect location for groups of couples, corporate retreats and family groups wanting their own gorgeous opulent stay in this iconic historic building, located in the little village of Ōwhango, known as “Basecamp to the Ruapehu District”. Whether you are mountain-bikers, trek hikers, or ski-bunnies, or you love deer hunting or trout fishing, this King Country location, is the epitome of bordering Tongariro Forest, with National Park the next village … and both the famous ‘42 Traverse’ trail, and world-class fly-fishing a short walk away. Facilities include: •Luxurious West-Wing master bedroom with 4-poster Queen bed •Gorgeous West-Wing ‘peacock’ bedroom with Double bed •Beautiful West-Wing ‘triple’ bedroom with Double-Single bunk bed •Three lovely East-Wing Bedrooms (1 x Queen, and 2 x Doubles) •Fabulous interconnecting Dorm Bedroom with 4 x Single beds •Lavish spacious Gatsby-style Lounge •Outside deck with Finnish sauna cabin, hot-tub jacuzzi, fire-pit & seating •Stunning West-Wing Kitchen-Dining-Laundry •Uber cool West-Wing toilet-bathroom, with separate Shower (converted phonebooth) •Drying Room cupboard •Gun vault (with ammunition safe) •A second fully-equipped Kitchen-Dining-Laundry in the East-Wing •A second Bathroom in the East-Wing with shower and toilet •Bedding can be included for an 18th person to sleep on the Lounge 3-seater Couch (NB: it is not a sofa-bed, it is a regular settee) If just going for the weekend, we suggest on the Friday night you sip mulled-wine and toast marshmallows to make s’mores, then on the Saturday night maybe enjoy your own 1920s Agatha Christie Cluedo-style Murder Mystery evening! NOTE: A $300 one-off fee applies to each booking for the Finnish sauna cabin, Spa-pool prep, Fire-pit, all bed Linen, all Towels, and post-stay Clean. NOTE: A $1000 one-off Bond Security deposit is payable (fully refundable with no breakages/damage)

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Disabled Access
  • Doona
  • Extra Blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Ground Floor Level
  • Hairdryers
  • Internet Access in Room
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • King or Twin Beds
  • Linen Provided
  • Non Smoking Indoors
  • Outdoor Setting
  • Private facilities
  • Reverse Cycle Airconditioning
  • Self-contained
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Wi Fi Coverage

THE OLD POST OFFICE – Opulent 6-Bedroom art deco Boutique Lodge

Room Configuration: 6 Bedroom with lounge and kitchen
Max Guests: 14

A perfect location for groups of couples, corporate retreats and family groups wanting their own gorgeous opulent stay in this iconic historic building, located in the little village of Ōwhango, known as “Basecamp to the Ruapehu District”. Whether you are mountain-bikers, trek hikers, or ski-bunnies, or you love deer hunting or trout fishing, this King Country location, is the epitome of bordering Tongariro Forest, with National Park the next village … and both the famous ‘42 Traverse’ trail, and world-class fly-fishing a short walk away. •Luxurious West-Wing master bedroom with 4-poster Queen bed •Gorgeous West-Wing ‘peacock’ bedroom with Double bed •Three lovely East-Wing Bedrooms (1 x Queen, and 2 x Doubles) •Fabulous interconnecting Dorm Bedroom with 4 x Single beds •Lavish spacious Gatsby-style Lounge •Outside deck with Finnish sauna cabin, hot-tub jacuzzi, fire-pit & seating •Stunning West-Wing Kitchen-Dining-Laundry •Uber cool West-Wing toilet-bathroom, with separate Shower (converted phonebooth) •Drying Room cupboard •Gun vault (with ammunition safe) •A second fully-equipped Kitchen-Dining-Laundry in the East-Wing •A second Bathroom in the East-Wing with shower and toilet If just going for the weekend, we suggest on the Friday night you sip mulled-wine and toast marshmallows to make s’mores, then on the Saturday night maybe enjoy your own 1920s Agatha Christie Cluedo-style Murder Mystery evening! NOTE: A $275 one-off fee applies to each booking for the Finnish sauna cabin, Spa-pool prep, Fire-pit, all bed Linen, all Towels, and post-stay Clean. NOTE: A $1000 one-off Bond Security deposit is payable (fully refundable with no breakages/damage)

THE OLD POST OFFICE – Opulent 5-Bedroom art deco Boutique Lodge

Room Configuration: 5 Bedroom with lounge and kitchen
Max Guests: 12

A perfect location for groups of couples, corporate retreats and family groups wanting their own gorgeous opulent stay in this iconic historic building, located in the little village of Ōwhango, known as “Basecamp to the Ruapehu District”. Whether you are mountain-bikers, trek hikers, or ski-bunnies, or you love deer hunting or trout fishing, this King Country location, is the epitome of bordering Tongariro Forest, with National Park the next village … and both the famous ‘42 Traverse’ trail, and world-class fly-fishing a short walk away. •Luxurious West-Wing master bedroom with 4-poster Queen bed •Gorgeous West-Wing ‘peacock’ bedroom with Double bed •Two lovely East-Wing Bedrooms (1 x Queen and 1 x Double) •Fabulous interconnecting Dorm Bedroom with 4 x Single beds •Lavish spacious Gatsby-style Lounge •Outside deck with Finnish sauna cabin, hot-tub jacuzzi, fire-pit & seating •Stunning West-Wing Kitchen-Dining-Laundry •Uber cool West-Wing toilet-bathroom, with separate Shower (converted phonebooth) •Drying Room cupboard •Gun vault (with ammunition safe) •A second fully-equipped Kitchen-Dining-Laundry in the East-Wing •A second Bathroom in the East-Wing with shower and toilet If just going for the weekend, we suggest on the Friday night you sip mulled-wine and toast marshmallows to make s’mores, then on the Saturday night maybe enjoy your own 1920s Agatha Christie Cluedo-style Murder Mystery evening! NOTE: A $250 one-off fee applies to each booking for the Finnish sauna cabin, Spa-pool prep, Fire-pit, all bed Linen, all Towels, and post-stay Clean. NOTE: A $1000 one-off Bond Security deposit is payable (fully refundable with no breakages/damage)

OLD POST OFFICE LODGE – The opulent art deco 4-Bedroom West-Wing

Room Configuration: 4 Bedroom with lounge and kitchen
Max Guests: 11

A perfect location for friends or family to enjoy the West-Wing of this iconic historic building, located in the little village of Ōwhango known as “Basecamp to the Ruapehu District”. Whether you are mountain-bikers, trek hikers, or ski-bunnies, or you love deer hunting or trout fishing, this King Country location, is the epitome of bordering Tongariro Forest, with National Park the next village … and both the famous ‘42 Traverse’ trail, and world-class fly-fishing a short walk away. •Luxurious West-Wing master bedroom with 4-poster Queen bed •Gorgeous West-Wing ‘peacock’ bedroom with Double bed •Beautiful West-Wing ‘triple’ bedroom with Double-Single bunk bed •Fabulous interconnecting Dorm Bedroom with 4 x Single beds •Lavish spacious Gatsby-style Lounge •Outside deck with Finnish sauna cabin, hot-tub jacuzzi, fire-pit & seating •Stunning West-Wing Kitchen-Dining-Laundry •Uber cool West-Wing toilet-bathroom, with separate Shower (converted phonebooth) •Drying Room cupboard •Gun vault (with ammunition safe) If just going for the weekend, we suggest on the Friday night you sip mulled-wine and toast marshmallows to make s’mores, then on the Saturday night maybe enjoy your own 1920s Agatha Christie Cluedo-style Murder Mystery evening! NOTE: A $225 one-off fee applies to each booking for the Finnish sauna cabin, Spa-pool prep, Fire-pit, all bed Linen, all Towels, and post-stay Clean. NOTE: A $700 one-off Bond Security deposit is payable (fully refundable with no breakages/damage)

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Doona
  • Extra Blankets
  • Fireplace
  • Ground Floor Level
  • Hairdryers
  • Internet Access in Room
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Linen Provided
  • Non Smoking Indoors
  • Outdoor Setting
  • Private facilities
  • Self-contained
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Wi Fi Coverage

OLD POST OFFICE LODGE – The opulent art deco 3-Bedroom West-Wing

Room Configuration: 3 Bedroom with lounge and kitchen
Max Guests: 7

A perfect location for friends or family to enjoy the West-Wing of this iconic historic building, located in the little village of Ōwhango known as “Basecamp to the Ruapehu District”. Whether you are mountain-bikers, trek hikers, or ski-bunnies, or you love deer hunting or trout fishing, this King Country location, is the epitome of bordering Tongariro Forest, with National Park the next village … and both the famous ‘42 Traverse’ trail, and world-class fly-fishing a short walk away. •Luxurious West-Wing master bedroom with 4-poster Queen bed •Gorgeous West-Wing ‘peacock’ bedroom with Double bed •Beautiful West-Wing ‘triple’ bedroom with Double-Single bunk bed •Lavish spacious Gatsby-style Lounge •Outside deck with Finnish sauna cabin, hot-tub jacuzzi, fire-pit & seating •Stunning West-Wing Kitchen-Dining-Laundry •Uber cool West-Wing toilet-bathroom, with separate Shower (converted phonebooth) •Drying Room cupboard •Gun vault (with ammunition safe) If just going for the weekend, we suggest on the Friday night you sip mulled-wine and toast marshmallows to make s’mores, then on the Saturday night maybe enjoy your own 1920s Agatha Christie Cluedo-style Murder Mystery evening! NOTE: A $200 one-off fee applies to each booking for the Finnish sauna cabin, Spa-pool prep, Fire-pit, all bed Linen, all Towels, and post-stay Clean. NOTE: A $700 one-off Bond Security deposit is payable (fully refundable with no breakages/damage)

OLD POST OFFICE LODGE – The opulent art deco 2-Bedroom West-Wing

Room Configuration: 2 Bedroom with lounge and kitchen
Max Guests: 5

A perfect location for two couples or a family to enjoy the West-Wing of this iconic historic building, located in the little village of Ōwhango known as “Basecamp to the Ruapehu District”. Whether you are mountain-bikers, trek hikers, or ski-bunnies, or you love deer hunting or trout fishing, this King Country location, is the epitome of bordering Tongariro Forest, with National Park the next village … and both the famous ‘42 Traverse’ trail, and world-class fly-fishing a short walk away. •Luxurious West-Wing master bedroom with 4-poster Queen bed •Gorgeous West-Wing ‘peacock’ bedroom with Double bed (or instead, if booking for five guests, the 'Triple' bedroom with Double-Single Bunk Bed) •Lavish spacious Gatsby-style Lounge •Outside deck with Finnish sauna cabin, hot-tub jacuzzi, fire-pit & seating •Stunning West-Wing Kitchen-Dining-Laundry •Uber cool West-Wing toilet-bathroom, with separate Shower (converted phonebooth) •Drying Room cupboard •Gun vault (with ammunition safe) If just going for the weekend, we suggest on the Friday night you sip mulled-wine and toast marshmallows to make s’mores, then on the Saturday night maybe enjoy your own 1920s Agatha Christie Cluedo-style Murder Mystery evening! NOTE: A $175 one-off fee applies to each booking for the Finnish sauna cabin, Spa-pool prep, Fire-pit, all bed Linen, all Towels, and post-stay Clean. NOTE: A $700 one-off Bond Security deposit is payable (fully refundable with no breakages/damage)

OLD POST OFFICE LODGE – The opulently romantic 1-Bedroom West-Wing

Room Configuration: 1 Bedroom with lounge and kitchen
Max Guests: 2   |  No children permitted   |  No infants permitted

A fabulous location for a Couple to enjoy the West-Wing of this iconic historic building, located in the little village of Ōwhango known as “Basecamp to the Ruapehu District”. Whether you are mountain-bikers, trek hikers, or ski-bunnies, or you love deer hunting or trout fishing, this King Country location, is the epitome of bordering Tongariro Forest, with National Park the next village … and both the famous ‘42 Traverse’ trail, and world-class fly-fishing a short walk away. •Luxurious West-Wing bedroom with 4-poster Queen bed •Lavish spacious Gatsby-style Lounge •Outside deck with Finnish sauna cabin, hot-tub jacuzzi, fire-pit & seating •Stunning West-Wing Kitchen-Dining-Laundry •Uber cool West-Wing toilet-bathroom, with separate Shower (converted phonebooth) •Drying Room cupboard •Gun vault (with ammunition safe) A perfect place to steam in the sauna, sip mulled-wine in the spa-pool, and toast marshmallows on the fire-pit, before enjoying a couch each in the opulent lounge, then retiring to the gorgeous 4-poster bedroom. Divine! NOTE: A $150 one-off fee applies to each booking for the Finnish sauna cabin, Spa-pool prep, Fire-pit, all bed Linen, all Towels, and post-stay Clean. NOTE: A $700 one-off Bond Security deposit is payable (fully refundable with no breakages/damage)

THE OLD POST OFFICE – 3-Bedroom 1930s-1940s style East Wing

Room Configuration: 3 Bedroom
Max Guests: 6

A perfect King Country location for three singles/couples or a family, to enjoy a few nights away in the spectacular Ruapehu District, with the Tongariro Forest practically at your doorstep. •Ruapehu Bedroom: Queen bed with office Desk •Tongariro Bedroom: Double bed •Ngauruhoe Bedroom: Double bed •Well equipped Kitchen-Dining with adjoining Laundry •Lovely bathroom with Toilet and Shower NOTE: A $100 one-off fee applies to each booking for all bed Linen, all Towels, and post-stay Clean. NOTE: A $300 one-off Bond Security deposit is payable (fully refundable with no breakages/damage)

THE OLD POST OFFICE – 2-Bedroom 1930s-1940s style East Wing

Room Configuration: 2 Bedroom
Max Guests: 4

A perfect King Country location for two singles/couples or a family, to enjoy a few nights away in the spectacular Ruapehu District, with the Tongariro Forest practically at your doorstep. •Master Bedroom: Queen bed with office Desk •2nd Bedroom: Double bed •Well equipped Kitchen-Dining with adjoining Laundry •Lovely bathroom with Toilet and Shower NOTE: A $80 one-off fee applies to each booking for all bed Linen, all Towels, and post-stay Clean. NOTE: A $300 one-off Bond Security deposit is payable (fully refundable with no breakages/damage)

THE OLD POST OFFICE – 1-Bedroom sharing Kitchen/Bathroom

Room Configuration: 1 Bedroom
Max Guests: 2   |  No children permitted   |  No infants permitted

A perfect King Country location for a Single/Couple to enjoy the spectacular Ruapehu District, with the Tongariro Forest practically at your doorstep in this 1930s-1940s style East-Wing. •Queen/Double bedroom (dependent on availability) •Well-equipped communal Kitchen-Dining with adjoining Laundry •Lovely communal bathroom with Toilet and Shower •Your own lockable pantry cupboard is provided in the Kitchen [NOTE: Other Guests may be booked into the adjacent West Wing who have exclusive use of the back deck area] NOTE: A $60 one-off fee applies to each booking for all bed Linen, all Towels, and post-stay Clean. NOTE: A $200 one-off Bond Security deposit is payable (fully refundable with no breakages/damage)

If you cancel your booking more than 21 days before arrival you will receive a 50% refund of monies paid. No refund is provided if you cancel within 21 days of arrival or in the case of a no show. Travel insurance is highly recommended. COVID lockdown related cancellations - we are happy to wipe cancellation fees and transfer your booking to another date - additional charges may apply if you are transferring to a higher seasonal rate.

42 Owhango Rd, Owhango Village, Ruapehu District 3990

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