Howards Lodge


Prices Plans and Possibilities

 

Please fill out our group contact page for a more accurate quote, the prices and plans below are indicative only,  but can give you an idea of costs and possibilities;

 

Per Night Price

  • Budget Beds                                     –   $25-$40 per night
  • Standard Rooms (1 / 2 guests)     –   $65-$85 per night
  • Ensuite Rooms (1 / 2 guests)        –   $90-$130 per night

 

Catered Stays ($ from …)

  • Bed and breakfast                                                      – $ 32
  • Bed, breakfast and hot dinner                                – $ 47
  • Bed, breakfast, packed lunch and hot dinner      – $ 57

 

Meal Costs (range, depending on menu)

  • breakfast                     $7 – $15
  • packed lunch             $10 – $18
  • hot dinner                  $15 – $28

 

Self-Catered Stays

Our lodge has 5 fully equipped kitchens and 2 large BBQ areas so you can cook for yourself. We really mean fully equipped, just bring the food (… and cooks)!

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Same for the dining areas, plates, cutlery,  etc,  on site, just add hungry people.

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 Other  Services

On-site Ski, Snowboard, Ski Clothing, Gloves, Goggles  Rental Shop – equipment issued and returned at your convenience, not during precious ski time. Calm and personal service, especially important for beginners

(Link to rentals page here “Check out our prices ! “)

Fully licensed Commercial Transport Operator, 2 buses and 1 van, for the Tongariro Crossing, for Whakapapa Ski field, or from your place to ours and back

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On-site Hiking gear rentals – boots, wet weather clothing, walking poles and back packs

(Link to rentals page here “Check out our prices ! “)

 

Discounting Factors

To get things at a better price, consider the following;

  • Stay multiple nights
  • Stay mid-week i.e. not on weekends or holidays
  • Book out a wing or entire lodge (*see below)
  • ‘Bare’ stay (lower sheet and pillow supplied, you bring the rest)

 

Book-a-Wing   Capacity and Facilities

 

Whole Lodge, including AuSM Lodge
  • approx 100 budgets beds + private rooms for 12 staff (link to floor plan page)
  • 5 kitchens
  • 1 large and 4 smaller dining areas
  • 2 BBQ areas
  • 2 large lounges (Link / insert photos here)
  • 3 smaller lounge / meeting areas
  • 2 drying rooms

 

*generally, when booking all or even most of the lodge the higher prices for staff / separate rooms disappears and everyone just pays a per head price, the group dividing the rooms as they see fit

 

Loft Wing only (Link to photo here)
  • 16 budget beds, all linen provided
  • sole use kitchen / dining area within the lodge
  • access to shared bathroom facilities
  • access to all other lodge facilities

 

AuSM Lodge only (Link to photo heres)
  • 16 budget beds with 3 ensuite bathrooms, all linen provided
  • sole use kitchen / dining area separate from the main lodge
  • sole use lounge area separate from the main lodge
  • access to all other lodge facilities

 

Standard Wing only (Link to photo heres)
  • 36 budget beds with shared bathrooms (link to floor plan page)
  • 4 rooms for staff, 1 with ensuite bathroom
  • all linen and towels provided
  • sole use of 2 kitchens
  • sole use of 1 large lounge
  • sole use of 1 large dining area
  • sole use of 1 smaller dining/meeting area
  • sole use of 1 BBQ area
  • access to all other lodge facilities

 

*generally, when booking all or even most of the lodge the higher prices for staff / separate rooms disappears and everyone just pays a per head price, the group dividing the rooms as they see fit

 

Ensuite Wing only (Link to photo here)
  • 34 budget beds with ensuite bathrooms in each room (link to floor plan page)
  • 4 rooms for staff all with ensuite
  • all linen and towels provided
  • sole use of 1 large lounge
  • sole use of 1 kitchen and dining area
  • sole use of 1 BBQ area
  • access to all other lodge facilitie

 

*generally, when booking all or even most of the lodge the higher prices for staff / separate rooms disappears and everyone just pays a per head price, the group dividing the rooms as they see fit