Room type

Suite, 1 Queen Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Apartment, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 8 guests (up to 7 children)

Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and indoor pool

A family-friendly stay in Ohakune awaits you at Powderhorn Chateau. You'll be 2.2 km (1.4 mi) from Ohakune Old Coach Road and within a 15-minute drive of Ratana Church and Raetihi Show Ground. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, an indoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

All 32 individually decorated rooms feature LCD TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, sitting areas, and coffee/tea makers. Refrigerators and room service make in-room dining convenient. Additionally, free local calls, safes, and hair dryers are available.

The restaurant, Powderkeg, is open for lunch and dinner. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities, and ski storage. Each morning cooked-to-order breakfast is available.

With a stay at this 4-star Ohakune hotel, you'll be 16.2 km (10.1 mi) from Turoa Ski Area.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This 4-star property offers access to a meeting room and meeting rooms. This family-friendly hotel also offers an indoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and ski storage. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Total number of rooms - 32 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • One meeting room 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Ski storage 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Separate sitting area 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service 
  • Individually decorated 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Powderkeg - This restaurant serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Matterhorn - Onsite restaurant. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required.

Room service is available.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No pets or service animals allowed


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Deposit: NZD 215 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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