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    The River Lodge

    206 Mangawhero River Road, Ohakune 4691, New Zealand
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    1 - 5 of 43 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Very nicely located b&b. Cosy chalets with private hot tub. Yummy breakfast, but best of all is the owner Daniel. A very charming and hartworking Swiss guy who runs the place all by himself! Very recommendable!

    Thank Ivar1970
    Response from Daniel S, Owner at The River LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you very much... ;-) ;-) I have the best work place on earth!!! All the best to the two of you! cheers Dani

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    The plan was to enjoy 2 days in the snow but the weather was against us and there was just rain and fog. But it wasn't boring at all... with the fireplace next to our room we were able to enjoy some family time with...More

    Thank Chucky2015jacqueline
    Management response:Responded 11 September 2017

    Thank you very much for your good review and even more for your stay at The River Lodge. Was a pleasure to have you here. I hope to see you again. All the best, Daniel

    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    comfi , warm , soft , quiet .....a dreamy week end ! Dani and lisa are amazing hosts , breakfast are very good , the fireplace is amazing , the view and the location are perfect ! will go back again soon !More

    Thank kusaidog
    Management response:Responded 12 August 2017

    Oh, thank you very much for your nice review. We try our best. Would be very nice to have you here again. We will add some new amenities in the coming months. Another visit is definitely worth it. ;-) Thanks for beeing with us, we...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

    We just spent a weekend with our two very young children at The River Lodge and we love it! Daniel (the owner) took a very good care of us, was very helpful and friendly. The chalet with a mountain view was simply adorable, a real...More

    Thank SanjaAntonijevic
    Management response:Responded 10 July 2017

    Hi Sanja, thank you very much for your nice and positive review. And even more for your stay. I enjoyed you folks very much. I hope you had a safe trip home and started your week good and relaxed. Have a good time and hopefully...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    The River Lodge had new owners when we stayed who were very helpful and friendly and we really wish them well. We loved the chalet set slightly apart in the garden by the river in a really lovely setting. It was such a shame that...More

    Thank FredAthens
    Management response:Responded 1 October 2017

    Hi miss or mister unknown (no fred athens stayed at my lodge). After reading your comment many times, I thought I will answer once. I took over the lodge a few days before you stayed at the place which I bought per 7. of february....More

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    Room Tips
    "chalet for privacy , room in the lodge to enjoy the fireplace"
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    "We liked the chalets but it could have done with a good springclean. The bed was very comfortable."
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    "One of the cottages"
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    "Room 3 is the best room in the house although it does have a shared balcony wth room 2"
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