High Country Lodge & Backpackers

23 Mackenzie Drive Twizel, PO Box 16 Twizel, Twizel, New Zealand, Distance from city centre: 0.2km

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We had a very nice stay ! Very beautiful surroudings... but maybe they can spend some money on a new matress... way... more...

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Rating: 74%from 3 reviews

  • 73%Atmosphere
  • 86%Staff
  • 66%Security
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 66%Value for money
  • 73%Facilities

Built in the 1960's to house the 'Dam Workers' High Country Lodge now offers unique motel and backpacker accommodation in the heart of Twizel.

Centrally located and set in sunny, spacious grounds, we offer a wide range of accommodation:

Self contained studio units
1,2 and 3 bedroom motels
Doubles, twins, singles and family rooms with ensuites.
Backpacker rooms - twin, double and shared

With it's wide open spaces, amazing scenery and great climate, Twizel is the perfect alternative destination for travellers 'on or off' the beaten track.

The Southern Alps, Ben Ohau Range, Lake Ruataniwha and beautiful canals are all within close proximity to Twizel.

We provide;

Self catering kitchens
Fully equipped laundries
Internet services
TV lounges
Phone and fax facilities
Plentiful carparking

...and a reception desk to assist with onward travel and bookings for local sightseeing trips.

Next to Top Hut 'Pub', Supermarket, Libary, public swimming pool and plenty more Cafe bars around.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast not included
  • Cable TV
  • Card phones
  • Common Room
  • Fax Service
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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If coming in the northern entrance, turn left at the shell service station, we are 100 metres on the right hand side of Mackenzie Drive. If coming in the southern entrance turn left on Ostler Rd, right onto Mackenzie Drive, we are 100 metres on the right. If traveling via bus/shuttle, lodge is accross the road.

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