Enter the CAMELBAK Ruapehu Express and go into the draw to win a Merida 120 600 Dual Suspension Mountain Bike

The Powderhorn Chateau is a favourite destination for travellers, adventure and mountain enthusiasts,  and is an ideal accommodation venue for Ruapehu Express participants and supporters. Combining all the facilities of a 4 star Qualmark rated hotel, you have the ambience of an alpine lodge, along with the iconic Powderkeg Bar and Restaurant and the heated indoor pool to relax and unwind in after the event! 

Rooms are booking fast, so feel free to contact us directly to make your reservation!
Remember to mention you are with the Ruapehu Express to receive this specially reduced rate.

  • $180 per night with a minimum of 2 nights stay.  The normal retail is $260 per night.

*No breakfast incl.

Please email or phone the Powderhorn to get the Ruapehu Express Deal 

The Powderhorn Chateau
Bottom of the Mountain Road, OHAKUNE, NZ
P: +64 6 385 8888 | F: +64 6 385 8925 | |

Friendly, peaceful setting amidst native bush gardens, with boisterous Tui bird song in the background.

Station Lodge is a historical villa located adjacent to the world renowned Tongariro National Park, just a gentle 400m walk to the race finish line and the Powderhorn Chateau.

Offering clean and affordable accommodation. Relax after the big event in the outdoor spa pool or enjoy a stretch and wind down in the nature gardens.

  • Stay 1 night in a multi share dorm $28 per person
  • Stay 2 nights in a multi share dorm $45 per person

Apartments and chalets also available.

Please email or phone Station Lodge to get the GIANT Ruapehu Express Deal 

Station Lodge
60 Thames St, The Junction, OHAKUNE, NZ
P: +64 6 385 8797