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The Crossing Lodge

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Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Crossing Lodge

The Crossing Lodge

3.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Business services
  • Laundry
  • Hot tub

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre14 min drive
  • Popular LocationWhakapapa Ski Area25 min drive
  • Popular LocationTuroa Ski Area43 min drive

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About this area

Tongariro National Park

Located in Tongariro National Park, The Crossing Lodge is in a rural area and in a national park. Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre and Whakapapa Ski Area 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 Taranaki Falls. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and rafting nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hunting and mountain climbing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Tongariro National Park Whakapapa Visitor Centre - 14 min drive
  • Taranaki Falls - 15 min drive
  • Whakapapa Ski Area - 25 min drive
  • Waitonga Falls Walk Trailhead - 32 min drive
  • Turoa Ski Area - 43 min drive

Restaurants

  • Macrocarpa Cafe - 4 min drive
  • Schnapps Bar - 4 min drive
  • Spiral Restaurant & Bar - 4 min drive
  • Eivins Cafe - 5 min drive
  • Elvins Bar and Bistro - 5 min drive

About this property

The Crossing Lodge

3.5-star hostel in Tongariro National Park with free parking
Along with a spa tub, this hostel has coffee/tea in a common area and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and free train station pick-up are also provided. Additionally, a computer station, a library and express check-out are on-site. All 20 rooms offer free WiFi.
The Crossing Lodge offers 20 forms of accommodation. This Tongariro National Park hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include a spa tub.

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

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free return train station shuttle
  • Ski shuttle nearby

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Bike tour information
  • Bike cleaning
  • Bike parking
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Cave exploring
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Mountain biking
  • Rock climbing
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

More

  • Communal living room
  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Towels

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests will receive an email 5 days before arrival with check-in instructions and key retrieval information; access will be through a private entrance
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Key retrieval, private entrance

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Bed sheets fee: NZD 15 per person, per stay
  • Towels fee: NZD 7.00 per person, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

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
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Bedding is not included in the dormitories. Bedding is available for a surcharge (limited availability).

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Backpacker property has been rated 3 star plus, which is displayed on this page as 3.5 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Crossing Backpackers Hostel Tongariro
Crossing Backpackers Hostel
Crossing Backpackers Tongariro
Crossing Backpackers
Crossing Backpackers Hostel Tongariro National Park
Crossing Backpackers Tongariro National Park
The Crossing Backpackers
The Crossing Lodge Tongariro National Park
The Crossing Lodge Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

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4.1
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 14 out of 36 reviews
5 - Excellent 39%
Rating 4 - Good. 14 out of 36 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 36 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 36 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 36 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great thanks
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great stay, cool digs. Loved the entrance into the movie room!
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019