Welcome to The River Lodge

With breathtaking views of Mount Ruapehu and set in world heritage national parks, join us at The River Lodge and experience the essence of this unique location in comfort and style.

Nestled in tranquil gardens sheltered by native Beech trees take the time to enjoy one of New Zealand’s first class wines, watching the sun set and Mt  Ruapehu. Sit beside the Mangawhero River which runs serenely as a border for much of the lodge surroundings. 

With hiking, biking, skiing, trout fishing, hunting, tramping, canoeing and touring the world famous  Ruapehu region, Whanganui and Tongariro national parks or for a relaxing  retreat, The River Lodge has something to offer for everyone. 

We are close  to the Tongariro crossing, the Old Coach Road, and the Wanganui River;  offering spectacular accommodation options.



We offer a variety of amenities to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible. Cable is available in every room with the option of pay-per-view movies. We provide complimentary high-speed internet access. 


100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

Whether this is your first visit, or you have been a guest many times, we want your experience to be excellent. Our staff is always available to help with any questions or concerns you may have. 

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The River Lodge Bed & Breakfast

206 Mangawhero RD-1, Ohakune, Ohakune 4691, NZ

+64 21 292 28 83 / info @ the river lodge co nz