Welcome to The Hobbit Motorlodge, Ohakune accommodation
The Hobbit Motorlodge is a charming, purpose built alpine lodge and motel complex. The Hobbit aims to offer its guests the best accommodation in town. It is the accommodation of first choice for many repeat and discerning guests due to its' quality, spacious rooms and high standards of cleanliness and service.
Ideally located between the Ohakune mainstreet and Junction (winter nightlife area) on the road to the Turoa skifield and 45 mins to Whakapapa it is surrounded by beautiful mature native and exotic trees and offers its guests a quiet alpine retreat.
Our facilities include an outside spa pool amongst the trees, Sky TV and FREE Wireless Internet. For the skiers we have racks in every room, a substantial drying room and the mountain shuttle services can pick you up from our entrance.
Visitors are spoiled for choice of activities no matter what the weather – look at the full details on our activities page – Ohakune and its surrounds offers so much.
TWO NIGHT TONGARIRO CROSSING SPECIAL
Available Through 21 June 2019
Special bookings only available by phoning or e-mailing directly
Accommodation & Transport to and from the crossing
Stay two nights in our standard Premium Suite for $305 with transport to the crossing via Dempsey Buses Shuttle Services. Convenient pick-up at The Hobbit and return.
This special applies for two people. Additional person cost $75 (2 nights accommodation and transport.
Similar packages available for our other room types. Contact Fran or Mark at The Hobbit direct to find out more.
ORGANISATIONS, CLUBS & GROUP DISCOUNTS
Looking for the perfect location for your next club or groups trip or outdoor experience destination, look no further than Ohakune in the Ruapehu area.
Ohakune is not just for skiers anymore. It is a summer destination as well with many activities including:
The Tongariro Crossing
Kayaking and canoeing on the Whanganui River
Rafting on the Tongariro River
Many cycle trails
Scenic and bush hiking trails
Climbing wall in the heart of Ohakune
THE HOBBIT MOTORLODGE is an ideal base for your group with a number of accommodation options from bunkrooms to luxury apartments. Discounts are available depending on group size. Discuss your requirements with our staff and they will be happy to offer competitive pricing.
In addition, staff at The Hobbit can help you with booking shuttle services, dining options.
Upcoming Nearby Events
Summer activities are now happening in the Ruapehu area between now and next ski season. The Hobbit is an ideal base for you or your group looking to participate in any of the following:
- 26th January 2019 - The 15th Anniversary Tussock Traverse, run or walk. Run or Walk - 6.5km, 13km or 26km. For more information and to enter on-line go to: https://tussocktraverse.co.nz/
- 23rd February 2019 - Camelbak Ruapehu Express - The Ruapehu Express is a fresh new adventure style event that involves a mountain bike and a separate trail run/walk in the foothills of Mount Ruapehu. Each event has a different start line, but they share a finish in the mountain side township of Ohakune. More information phone Nick Reader 021 63272 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 23rd March 2019 - Ring of Fire - Volcanic ultra, 50km, 24km and relay circumnavigating the majestic Mount Ruapehu. To enter and for more information go to www.rof.co.nz.
Contact Mark & Fran at The Hobbit (06 385 8248, email@example.com) to discuss your individual, family or team accomodation for any of the above events.
Ohakune Township and Facilities
Please see our Activities page.
Terms and Conditions
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