Unique Camping Hut near Tongariro Forest Park, New Zealand

Whakapapa, North Island (New Zealand)

Unique Camping Hut near Tongariro Forest Park, New Zealand

10 units
29 guest capacity


  • Kid-friendly
This unique camping hut is located just outside of Tongariro Forest Park in New Zealand and can accommodate three guests. The sleeping area has a twin-over-full bunk bed. The shared bathrooms with showers are just steps away. Linens and towels are not provided.
Other amenities include a heater and shared access to a kitchen, a lounge, and a pool table.
Outside, there is a communal deck with stunning views of the Tongariro volcanoes and a refreshing forested landscape.


  • Double bed
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Bunk bed
  • Electricity
  • Heating
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Game room
  • Deck/Patio
Guests have shared access to a deck and laundry facilities. In the shared lounge, guests will find a pool table, a TV, and Wi-Fi. The communal building has a kitchen and bathrooms with showers.

Guest Services

  • Laundry service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Pub
  • Bicycle rental
  • Shuttle
The on-site restaurant and bar offers breakfast, dinner, and packed lunches.

Location + Surroundings

  • Hot springs
Nearby local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
This unique camping hut is located in Whakapapa, New Zealand, and sits right at the edge of Tongariro National Park with the Whakapapa River flowing nearby. The property rests at the base of Mt. Ruapehu, which features a wonderful ski area that guests can reach in 15 minutes by car. The impressive Lake Taupo is half an hour out the door with the winding Tongariro River flowing from it. The crater-made Tama Lakes are about 11 miles away with fantastic views of Mt. Ngauruhoe and Mt. Ruapehu, and Ruapehu Crater Lake offers glorious volcanic trails. National Park Village and Whakapapa Village are both less than fifteen minutes away and Napier is just under three hours away.


  • Swimming
  • Winter sports
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife watching
  • Hunting

The Tongariro River and Lake Taupo are ideal for fishing and rafting. At the Whakapapa River, guests can go kayaking, canoeing, and swimming through Whanganui National Park. Guests can explore the nearby Tongariro National Park and enjoy activities such as hiking, biking, bird and wildlife viewing, photography, and hunting. Winter guests can visit Mt. Ruapehu for skiing and snowboarding. In the surrounding area, guests will find restaurants, shops, hot springs, and horseback riding.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

This accommodation is not pet-friendly.

Smoking is not allowed.

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