Step back to genteel times with a High Tea experience at the Chateau Tongariro Hotel. With a specially curated menu you will enjoy traditional scones, delicate finger sandwiches, sweet treats and freshly brewed gourmet Dilmah teas or barista coffee.

The Chateau Tongariro Hotel is a New Zealand icon located in the heart of Whakapapa Village. Constructed in 1929, this beautiful historic hotel provides the perfect backdrop for a timeless English tradition. A Chateau High Tea.

Relax in the elegant Ruapehu Lounge and gaze out over the beauty of the surrounding Tongariro National Park. Whether you are seated be the grand fireplace or in front of the Ngauruhoe window, perfectly framing the volcano from which it takes its name, there is not a bad seat in the house.

The High Tea consists of a selection of delicate finger sandwiches, scones and delightful sweet treats, accompanied by your choice of espresso coffee or a range of gourmet fresh teas.

Pricing and Conditions

High Season
$45 (Adult)


Months of Operation
All Year