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The Peaks Motor Inn

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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Really clean and comfortable place to stay. Friendly staff and relax bath spa. The price is reasonable. It is a really good accommodation to stay again. Strong suggest family to choose peak motor inn.

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thepeaks010, Owner at The Peaks Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your review, we appreciate it.

Reviewed 31 December 2016

This motel is set up to provide accommodation to the skiing community. As motels go, this pretty much does what it says on the tin. It's a basic and no-frills motel - they still provide sachets of shampoo and the tea and coffee is cheap rubbish that I wouldn't give to my worst enemy! The last time I saw shampoo...

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thepeaks010, Owner at The Peaks Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for your review. We are in the throes of selling/packing up, as well as managing the summer avalanche of bookings at the moment, so we are currently a bit stretched, sorry. The new owners will take over in late January and I'm sure the incoming gentleman will have a very good customer service skill set. However I take...

Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Located very close to the restaurant area, very spacious room and very clean. Service was very friendly and did very good recommendations for restaurants. It is a very small town but very nice for an intermediate stop. They also have sky system therefore a lot of sports programs and movies were available.

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thepeaks010, Owner at The Peaks Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this review, we enjoyed meeting you.

Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 December 2016

My Husband was running in the annual mountain Goat race so this hotel was very conveniently located for us and at a reasonable rate. On arrival in reception we were quickly checked in and offered lots of wonderful information to help with our stay. We had a one bedroom unit for 2 nights @ NZ$145 per night. There was ample...

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thepeaks010, Owner at The Peaks Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for this very thorough review and we hope to see you again. Actually we opened the spa pool early that day (12pm) especially for the Goats. The laundry was probably opened about the same time, a bit late sorry, but people were definitely washing in there in the afternoon. Of course you can always ask us to open it....

sydney
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We came to Okahune for the Tongariro crossing. After a strenuous research, I chose this place due to highly positive ratings and fair price. The place gives a real feeling of a family-run business with a quiet and cosy atmosphere. The family room we have was clean and good for the price. The shower is hot and strong. It also...

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thepeaks010, Owner at The Peaks Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments, we really enjoyed meeting you all in spite of the circumstances and were pleased that you resolved the problem so quickly - in spite of the rental car company. (We're also really enjoying that tea, thanks!) NOTE TO READERS who are planning a trip here: there is public transport through Ohakune (bus, train) but it didn't...

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with a bunch of friends and I was really impressed with the place and would want to stay for a few more nights. The beds are cozy, the small kitchen in our room got everything you'll need and more. We didn't get to try the spa pool but maybe next time. This motor inn is also very close...

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thepeaks010, Owner at The Peaks Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your review, yes it's hard to do everything in only one night: looking forward to seeing you back here for a few days next time.

Rotorua, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The owners are lovely people, friendly and obliging. The rooms are a good size, clean and the beds are so comfortable. The motel is handy to town only a 15 minute walk, great distance to walk after a fab dinner in town. Lots of parking and it is quiet. Continental breakfast available. Would definitely stay again.

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thepeaks010, Owner at The Peaks Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks very much, and we would love to see you back.

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Stayed there for a night on the way to Wellington in a group of 10. Nice clean and tidy place. Jenny the host was fantastic, helpful and warm. Quite place to have a good rest. Couldn't be happier. Will be back on other occasion.

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thepeaks010, Owner at The Peaks Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your comments: yes I came here from the countryside so also really appreciate/need the quietness at night. Looking forward to seeing you again.

Papamoa, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Finally managed to be able to book a room here as previously always fully booked. Weren't disappointed & can't fault this place. Room nicely appointed, fresh & clean. The beds were 'wow' super luxurious which was welcome after time on the slopes. And as an added bonus no traffic noise :-) The 2 spas were also a treat after each...

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thepeaks010, Owner at The Peaks Motor Inn, responded to this review

In the hustle and bustle of the ski season it is particularly nice to receive such an upbeat review as this. Thanks very much for taking the time, and we really do look forward to seeing you back in summer.

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Stayed 2 nights & the 3 of us totally disappointed. Upon opening sofa bed in lounge my son found dirty used sheets full of crumbs. As it was late he stripped off bottom sheet & slept on top one. Next day cleaner left that dirty rolled up sheet on floor along with all our used towels left in bath and...

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thepeaks010, Owner at The Peaks Motor Inn, responded to this review

Hi Polly, It sounds as though your room service was missed by the cleaner that it was allocated to, for which I apologise -I don't think it happens often. Probably a family unit with 1 queen and 2 singles would have been an easier layout for you rather than using the sofabed which we don't tend to use for sleeping...

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Peaks is the perfect base for visiting Mt Ruapehu summer or winter, with a great location on the main road to Turoa ski area, halfway between town and the Junction. The property features 23 Studio & 1-Bedroom Units, 2 Outdoor Spa Pools Sauna, Gym, Guest Laundry and a Drying room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Peaks Motor Inn

Address: 128 Mangawhero Terrace | Cnr Mangawhero Tce & Shannon St, Ohakune 4625, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Manawatu-Wanganui Region > Ohakune
Price Range: £66 - £101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Peaks Motor Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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