The four star Bayview Chateau Tongariro sits nestled in the shadow of three towering active volcanoes, at the very foot of the majestic and sacred Mount Ruapehu. Tongariro National Park – a dual listed World Heritage Area – provides a stunning natural playground bursting with diverse landscapes to discover. The chateau itself, a fine example of neo-Georgian sophistication and refinement, is a Category One Heritage Building. The hotel facilities include sauna and hot plunge pool, tennis court, a cinema and the highest golf course in New Zealand.
Premium Run of House Rooms are located in historic Ruapehu Wing and feature either a King or Queen bed and internal facing views. Premium Run of House Family Rooms sleep up to four people, featuring two single beds along with either a King or Queen bed. Superior Rooms offer a super king bed, bathroom with a separate shower and a spa bath and views of the golf course or out onto the surrounding National Park from the top floor of the new Tongariro Wing. Executive Spa Suites are spacious, boasting a super king bed and bathroom with a spa bath and a separate shower. The McClaren Suite is located on the top floor of the historic Ruapehu Wing. The suite has awe-inspiring views of Mount Ngauruhoe, Mount Tongariro and the surrounding World Heritage Tongariro National Park. The Te Hau Hau Suite is the hotel’s most prestigious accommodation. Spacious, luxurious and decorated in the finest classical-style furnishings, the imposing Te Heu Heu Suite is situated on the top floor of the plush new Tongariro Wing. The suite boasts stunning views of all three towering mountains - Mount Ruapehu, Mount Ngauruhoe and Mount Tongariro.
The hotel’s signature Ruapehu Restaurant delivers the finest ambience and all the sophistication expected of the chateau’s elegant traditions. The glow of chandeliers, the clink of wine glasses, superior service and superb Pacific-Rim cuisine await you here. Please note suitable dress is required (no jeans or t-shirts) and reservations are essential at this restaurant.