Combining all the facilities typical of a hotel with the ambience of a friendly lodge, the Powderhorn Chateau is situated at the base of Mt Ruapehu in close proximity to the spectacular Tongariro National Park.

Stay at the Powderhorn Chateau & enjoy the ambience of an alpine lodge with all the comfort of a Qualmark rated four star boutique hotel. The Powderhorn Chateau is situated in Ohakune at the doorstep of the spectacular Tongariro National Park.

Our comfortable accommodation includes cosy hotel suites, & a self-contained apartment that accommodates up to eight people.

Dine in the famous Powderkeg Restaurant, serving our brand new summer menu incorporating fresh, organic and locally sourced ingredients. Come and enjoy the sunny balcony.

Ohakune is a year-round destination located in the central North Island, & in addition to winter skiing offers a multitude of outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling, scenic flights & so much more.

Special Deals

  • Queen Suite Room Only Special

    15 % Off
    More Info Valid between 16 Mar 2021 - 01 Jun 2021
  • Queen Suite with Breakfast Included for Two

    Breakfast Included free of charge

    21 % Off
    More Info Valid between 16 Mar 2021 - 01 Jun 2021
  • Pre Winter Recharge Bike the Old Coach Road

    Bike rental included Two nights in a Queen suite Including breakfast

    from $270NZD per person based on twin share
    More Info Valid between 19 Apr 2021 - 30 Jun 2021

Facilities and Features

  • Breakfast
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dinner
  • Disabled Access
  • Internet (Public Use)
  • Laundry
  • Licensed Bar
  • Luggage Storage
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box at Reception
  • Swimming Pool

Pricing and Conditions

High Season
$273-$880 (Adult)
Low Season
$220-$800 (Adult)


Business Hours
Seven days a week. Reception open from 7am to 9.30pm depending on season.
Months of Operation
All Year