If you find yourself searching for more options in Whakapapa, try the River Birches and the Turangi Trout Lodge. They are 30 kilometres and 30 kilometres away from the city's main streets. Further alternatives are the Tussock Grove Boutique Hotel, 30 kilometres away, and the Plateau Lodge, 13 kilometres.
The nearby cities of Ohakune and Taumarunui are definitely worth going to. Ohakune is 30 kilometres to the southwest of Whakapapa, while Taumarunui is 45 kilometres to the northwest. Ohakune hotels and apartments include the Ohakune Court Motel and Ruapehu Mountain Motel & Lodge. The Forgotten World Motel and Bradleys Garden Bed & Breakfast are some of the choices in Taumarunui.
Hotels in Whakapapa start at AU$89 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.