The Hobbit Motorlodge

Corner of Goldfinch and Wye Streets, Ohakune, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Ohakune

Blue Skies. Fresh Powder. Mulled Wine. Bliss.

A travel blog entry by thedreamteam on Aug 18, 2014

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We just got back from a weekend in Ohakune - The Queenstown of the North... maybe? It's about a 3.30 hour drive from Wellington (unless you happen to leave at rush hour on Friday night, then it might take you closer to 4.30 hours)..

Ohakune is a small town about 30 mins drive to the slopes. I'm used to Europe where I've mostly stayed in …


A travel blog entry by alexcampa on Dec 18, 2013

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von rotorua zu matamata wo die filme der hobbit und herr der ringe gedreht wurden danach weiter nach auckland.

Walking in a Thermal Wonderland

A travel blog entry by danandzoelord


... was right on the waterfront, and just 5 minutes’ walk from the city’s main attractions, museums, bars, etc. We only had our power-cord taken out by passing revelers once(!), so poor Dan had to get up at 2am to plug us back in and get the heating back on! Saturday was a lovely leisurely day, spent strolling along the waterfront in the glorious sunshine. We visited New Zealand’s Te Papa museum, spending some 3 hours there, which could have been ...

First week in Ohakune

A travel blog entry by funkymonk132


... interlocking tendrils blindly but incessantly seeking nutrition. Though this cannot be difficult, for the ground is very damp, and accordingly much fungus grows - more varieties than I have ever seen.

The forest is so quiet that all I hear are my crunching footsteps, and when I stop not even the canopy stirs, for it is a still day.

Sometimes you will hear the low grumbling creek and twist of the tallest and oldest trees far above, but you cannot see them.

The weather - Has our luck run out?

A travel blog entry by suebar

Before we left Wanganui we went to the museum. It was quite small with part of the old main street reproduced and historical artefacts displayed in shop windows. There was also a house of bones in which there was a mock up of two rooms of a house in the late 1800s containing cases of skeletons of various animals. Most interesting to is were displays of items of Maori origin including weavings, boats, tools and carvings. The boat was a reproduction and surprisingly carved by ...

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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Hobbit Motorlodge Ohakune

    Reviewed by thedreamteam

    good stay

    Reviewed Aug 18, 2014
    by (3 reviews) Bristol , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Stayed in a 4 bed dorm room, bit on the small side but didn't matter because we didn't spend much time in there anyway! good facilities. didn't have to que for showers or kitchen. close to town with free parking.

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    Reviewed by alexcampa


    Reviewed Dec 17, 2013
    by (6 reviews) , Switzerland Flag of Switzerland

    sehr schön wenn das wetter mit spielt

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