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Pure Alpine Luxury near Mt Ruapehu

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2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
TV, fireplace, DVD player, stereo

Overview of Pure Alpine Luxury near Mt Ruapehu

Pure Alpine Luxury near Mt Ruapehu

5.0/5 Exceptional

Entire apartment

2 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 6

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
  • Contactless check-out
Raetihi, Manawatu - Wanganui

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationThe Dinosaur House7 min walk
  • Popular LocationRatana Church11 min walk
  • Popular LocationRaetihi Show Ground13 min walk

Space details

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1
Bathroom 2

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Pure Alpine Luxury near Mt Ruapehu

Riverside Apartment with kitchenette and patio
Ranfurly Cottage is the Central Plateau's cosiest, luxury, boutique bed and breakfast accommodation, superbly situated in a quaint and quiet setting within the historic township of Raetihi, gateway to the World Heritage Tongariro National Park, Whanganui National Park and Mt Ruapehu's ski area's; Turoa and Whakapapa.

Just a short stroll to cafes and restaurants and only 11kms from Ohakune's nightlife. Perfectly suited for up to 6 guests and designated as NON smoking with free wireless internet.

The historic village of Raetihi is a perfect halfway point between Auckland and Wellington, New Plymouth and Napier.

Ranfurly Cottage features 2 x queen rooms, complete with quality linen and fluffy towels. Each bedroom has it's own private fully equipped and heated ensuite bathroom and a lovely private conservatory - just the place for a quiet wine after a big day of outdoor activities.

You will have exclusive use of a large open plan alpine style lounge/dining area, complete with comfy designer quality furnishings and a lounge suite that doubles as a sofa bed. A fabulous warm and romantic gas log fire will keep you toasty after a day on the slopes.

SKY TV, a DVD player and the latest in surround sound systems, plus books and board games will entertain the whole family over a winter evening.

Guests also have free use of a well equipped laundry with automatic washing machine and dryer, plus coffee maker, microwave and fridge.
An all weather barbeque area is available for guest use and there is plenty of off street parking for your vehicle.

Transport to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, Bridge to Nowhere, Whanganui River canoe journey or one of the new mountain bike trails the Ruapehu has to offer can be arranged.

We believe Ranfurly Cottage is unmatched for comfort and value, even for the most discerning traveller. Your hosts Ron and Alison invite you to experience comfort, warmth and fantastic hospitality.

Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (included); Continental breakfast (included);
Guest accommodation at this apartment offers fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Kitchenettes offer fridges, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers. This Raetihi apartment provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)


Contactless social distancing and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Close to skiing


  • Free WiFi

Family friendly

  • Children's games
  • Children's toys
  • Children's dinnerware
  • High chair
  • Children's books


  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • Free breakfast available
  • Dining table


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet paper
  • Soap
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace


  • TV with cable/satellite service
  • DVD player
  • Stereo

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • On the river
  • In the mountains
  • In a rural location

Things to do

  • Golf nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby

Safety features

  • Smoke detector
  • Deadbolt lock


  • Sleeps 6

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a deadlock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

Property is also known as

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About this area


Located in Raetihi, this apartment is in a rural area and on a river. Mountain Bike Station and Waitonga Falls Walk Trailhead are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Tongariro National Park and Raetihi Show Ground. Discover the area's water adventures with fishing and swimming nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and horse riding.

What's nearby

  • The Dinosaur House - 7 min walk
  • Ratana Church - 11 min walk
  • Raetihi Show Ground - 13 min walk
  • Ohakune i-SITE Visitor Information Centre - 11 min drive
  • Ohakune Old Coach Road - 15 min drive


  • Angel Louise Cafe - 5 min walk
  • Raetihi Cosmopolitan Club - 5 min walk
  • Couch Caffe - 5 min walk

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 9 out of 9 reviews
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️
Beautiful property, amazing hosts, would stay again. Thank you Ron and Ali :)

5/5 Excellent

B&B with lounge in Raetihi, so close to Ruapehu
Beautiful and cosy lounge and bedrooms, the landlords are extremely nice and helpful, can only recommend?!

5/5 Excellent

Beautiful, cozy, comfortable accommodation
We loved staying here, so much so we are going back again in October. Warm, cozy, comfortable and beautiful, with lovely owners who provide a real kiwiana touch of hospitality.

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Great cozy place to stay
Really nice place for a night or two or three 😄