Ruapehu Log Lodge

5 Ranfurly Terrace, Raetihi
Max Guests

About this Holiday House

A unique opportunity to stay in a stunning and authentic Canadian log home sited high in seven acres of woodlands with panoramic views of Mts Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe and Tongariro. Soak up the atmosphere from the outdoor five seater spa pool or snuggle up inside with the wood burner and pot belly stove. Two fantastic living areas – an open plan lounge complete with dining table and eight chairs, woodburner, 42" television with freeview and pool table opening onto large verandah with mountain views leading on to garden BBQ area and outdoor five seater spa. The kitchen is well equipped with large walk in pantry, fridge/freezer, microwave , nespresso coffee machine,l oven and sink with plenty of bench and cupboard space. An additional mezzanine ‘kids lounge’ is perfect for their own space complete with bins of k'nex, duplo, lego, books and puzzles for those rainy days. With the mezzanine sleeping loft of 1 Queen, 1 Double bed and 2x twin beds, king single and two separate bedrooms with one queen, one with ensuite, there is plenty of room for your group. Dog sitting and walking services are available by arrangement. This is an amazing gated hillside property, beautifully landscaped with ornamental ponds and plenty of space and privacy; and across the road from a lovely river walk. Plenty of room for dogs to roam. Dogs are restricted to hard floor areas downstairs. Check out at 10 am, and check in at 4pm. Log Lodge is only 10 minutes to Ohakune township, then 20 minutes up a forest road to Turoa ski field or 30 minutes around to Whakapapa ski field. A shuttle service, Ruapehu Connections, operates from Raetihi to Ohakune (06 385 3122). Even for just a 'get-away' this spectacular area offers an enviable range of activities & adventures completed with wonderful shops & cafes which will satisfy the most discerning. With many other non-ski activities & adventures such as walking & hiking in the Tongariro World Heritage National Park. The mountain biking options are fantastic – fast down hills to the Ruatiti Domain or the peace and calm of the wonderous historic Old Coach Road. Kayaking the beautiful Whanganui River, mountain off-trail biking, troutfishing - with local rivers boasting some of the best fishing in NZ & only 40 minutes drive from the Tongariro River & Lake Taupo. Golfing is also a must at the beautiful Waimarino 18 hole Golf Course suitable for all ages, easy walking and of course - spectacular views. Log Lodge is at the gateway to all this and more – come and experience it for yourselves.

Details and amenities

Child friendly
Pet friendly
Linen provided
Smoking outside only
No disabled access
Pool Table
Spa pool
Heating & cooling
Electric blankets
Cot Available
Extra Bedding
Washing Machine
Boat parking
Off Street Parking
Tea, coffee, sugar etc
CD player
Cellphone coverage
Cleaning equipment
Cleaning supplies
Clothes line
Electric heat
Ensuite Bathroom
Extra Toilet
Fire wood supplied
Internet available
Laundry Tub
Outdoor furniture
Wood stove

Bed layout

2 Single(s), 1 King single(s), 1 Double(s), 3 Queen(s)


Average Rating: 5
1 total review

Michael Scott
Really nice house with loads of space & very well equipped. Host Deb is very helpful and friendly. Lovely internal fires to cozy up in front of and relax. We will definitely be back. Thanks.



Date rangeRatesExtra guestsMinimum stay
1 Jun - 1 Oct $180 / Night for 2 guests$601 Night
1 Jun - 1 Oct (Weekends)$200 / Night for 2 guests$601 Night
Rest of year$150 / Night for 2 guests$501 Night
Rest of year (Weekends)$170 / Night for 2 guests$501 Night
1 Jun - 1 Oct
$180 / Night for 2 guests
Extra guests: $60Min. stay: 1 Night
1 Jun - 1 Oct (Weekends)
$200 / Night for 2 guests
Extra guests: $60Min. stay: 1 Night
Rest of year
$150 / Night for 2 guests
Extra guests: $50Min. stay: 1 Night
Rest of year (Weekends)
$170 / Night for 2 guests
Extra guests: $50Min. stay: 1 Night
Child (aged 13yrs and under) $40 per child per night. Five years and under, no charge. Dogs $20 each per stay (two dog maximum). Dog sitting and walking services are available by arrangement. Deposit required during ski season,


end of winter special
20% discount applies to four or more guests staying 2 nights.
Available from Monday, 01 October 2018 to Thursday, 31 October 2019




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