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Adventure Quencher Lodge

National Park accommodation for your big group



Big accommodation by the big mountains

Adventure Quencher is located mountainside at National Park Village beside - Mount Ruapehu, Tongariro and Ngauruhoe. The lodge is the ideal comfortable base for your group to access;

  • Tongariro Crossing

  • Mt Ruapehu and National Park alpine walks and bike trails

  • Whakapapa or Turoa skiing and snowboarding

  • Skywaka gondola and more

Pricing below is the base rate for 10 guests.


$420 per night (normally $470)


$440 per night (normally $490)

2 night minimum, $26 per person per night if more than 10 ppl, $135 cleaning fee. Under 3 are free.



Great for groups

Adventure Quencher Lodge is an ideal place for a reunion, school camp, or family and friends gatherings located in National Park.

Adventure Quencher books out the whole entire lodge for your group. It has 10 bedrooms sleeping 36 guests (27 individual beds). Just bring your own linen, sheets (or a  sleeping bag), pillowcases and towels. Cuddly fluffy blankets, quilts, and pillows are provided.

An ensuite room with a double bed and kitchenette is perfect for grandparents who need a little quiet time, or for a teacher accompanying a school group. There is also one room with a double bed only.

There is a well-equipped kitchen and a large dining room/lounge with a massive fireplace and plenty of wood to keep you cozy.

A separate games room for the kids or use it as a work from home office.

Hot showers with instant gas give a guaranteed warm up after a day of alpine activities. Or visit Tokaanu thermal pools for a long hot soak in the wai ora (healing waters).

Pet friendly accommodation for up to 4 dogs or cats (under 25 kgs). No front fence.

A drying room is available for all your snow, tramping or cycling gear.


A secure shed for bikes, e-bikes, and sports gear is available. Charging for e-bikes in shed  is coming very soon.

Explore Ruapehu’s local big adventures

Mount Ruepehu

Skiing and snowboarding

Adventure Quencher Lodge is conveniently located by Mount Ruapehu between Whakapapa & Turoa ski fields for family fun in the snow. You’re just a 21-minute drive from Whakapapa and 45 minutes from Turoa.

Sky Waka Gondola

The new Sky Waka, the largest gondola in the country, is open all year round to take you effortlessly up to the Knoll Ridge Chalet with a range of eateries available. You can ski and snowboard from up the top of the Waka in winter or tackle some short alpine walks in the summertime.


There are many different mountain biking options for the whole family available in the Ruapehu District. These include Mountain to Sea, Old Coach Road, Timber Trail, Fishers Track, 42 Traverse, the Bridge to Nowhere and more.

Tongariro Crossing

If you’re here to enjoy the famous Tongariro Crossing Great Walk in the dual World Heritage Tongariro National Park, the Mangatepopo Tongariro Crossing trailhead is just a 20-minute drive. The shuttle service from National Park Village is next door!

Hot thermal pools

Turangi has a hot pool and private mineral pools 35 minutes away. Make time to do the free 15-20 minute Tokaanu thermal walk while you’re there to see the traditional hot springs area and mud pools used by local Maori for over 500 years.

If you need to top up on supplies or need a café, restaurant, or bar, you’ll find a good selection right here in the National Park Village.

The fun is as big as the mountains around here. So enquire today about dates for your big group adventure at Adventure Quencher Lodge


Everything we could possibly have needed for our weekend stay.


“Perfect for a large group get-together.”

Bridget T.




Internet Fiber, Heating, Wireless Internet, Fireplace wood burner, Toilet paper, Desk chair, Wi-Fi (250+ Mbps, good for 3–5 people or up to 10 devices), Desk


  • Smoke detector (Hallway, Lounge, Dining)

  • Fire extinguisher (Hallway, Lounge)

  • Exterior lighting (Exterior Lightning)

  • First-aid kit (Kitchen)


Microwave, Fridge, Dishes & utensils, Kitchen, Hob, Toaster, Oven, Pantry items, Blender, Kettle, Dining table


  • Washing machine

  • Drying room

  • Iron & board

Toys and books

Books for kids


  • Television (Smart TV)

  • Games room


Wheelchair inaccessible


Parking on property metalled parking.

Pets OK

Up to 4 cats or dogs less than 25kgs, no front fence


Cancellation policy

  • 100% refund of amount paid if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

  • 50% refund of amount paid (minus the service fee) if you cancel at least 7 days before check-in.

  • No refund if you cancel less than 7 days before check-in.

Free cancellation deadlines are in the property's time zone. Learn more about cancellation policies.



Damage and incidentals

You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property caused by you or your party during your stay.


House Rules


  • Check in after 4:00 PM

  • Check out before 10:00 AM

  • Maximum overnight guests: 36

  • Children allowed: ages 0-17

  • Pets allowed: Up to 4 cats or dogs less than 25kgs

  • No events allowed

  • No smoking allowed

  • You MUST bring your own sheets, pillowslips, and towels. A cleaning fee will be charged if you do not.


Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee - NZ$ 135

  • Additional Guest Fee (after 10 people) – NZ$ 26 per person per night





National Park Village, Manawatu - Wanganui, New Zealand



Location Type

  • Mountain view

  • village

  • mountain



Nearby Activities

  • fishing

  • Cycling

  • hiking

  • horse riding

  • wildlife viewing

  • mountain biking

  • Ecotourism

  • ski

  • mountain climbing

  • hunting

  • snowboarding

  • ski lift pass





  • Minimum Age Limit for Renter

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