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Kaha Lodge

Rangataua | Ruapehu

$1100 per night

Sleeps up to 20

We had a wonderful time and the accommodation at Kaha Lodge was phenomenal! said Melinda Reedy a guest at KAHA LODGE

About the Property

Set in a beautiful secluded corner of the Central Plateau, KAHA LODGE is a very popular rendezvous for large family groups, ski holidays,conferences and training seminars. The walls are lined with interesting memorabilia from the owner’s days of hosting famous musicians and operating Ohakune’s Hot Lava Nightclub.With 8 bedrooms 3 toilets and 4 showers the lodge sleeps 20 people, The beds are made with fresh hire linen, duvets and pillows. There is Sky TV, a pool table, heatpump, secure off street parking, an extensive library, toys for the kids, and a warm comfortable atmosphere.The large fully equipped kitchen, with double fan oven, walk in pantry, dishwasher,and distinctive Matai native wood benchtops, is perfect for entertaining large families or groups of friends. KAHA LODGE is set in 3 acres next to a large native bush Reserve full of Kiwi, the rare Kaka parrot,Tui, Bellbirds,and the native Pukeko. The Lodge has expansive uninterrupted views of Mt Ruapehu and is 5 minutes drive to the ” Turoa Skifield ” mountain road entrance. KAHA LODGE has that special atmosphere and warmth to make your holiday a memorable adventure

Bedroom Configurations

Room One – 1 Double and 1 Single
Room Two – 1 Queen
Room Three – 1 Queen
Room Four – 1 King and 1 Single
Room Five – 1 Queen and 1 Single
Room Six – 1 Single 1 Double
Studio Rm One – 1 Queen 1 Single
Studio Rm Two – 1 Single 1 Double
Ideal for large groups of friends and families KAHA LODGE is located just off Marino Street in Rangataua Ohakune

More Information

KAHA LODGE is a 5 minute drive to the entrance to the Turoa Ski Field and Junction area
All the amenities are available in Ohakune such as Supermarket Wine Shop Dr Pharmacy Dentist Restaurants Fish and Chips Indian Chinese Italian Fine Dining Cafe’s Burger Van Discos Bars Nightclubs Pub Meals Live Rugby Games Competitions Mardi Gras fancy dress Retro skiing School Ski Champs Ski Schools

The I SITE centre is in Ohakune
Taxis and Shuttles are available to collect or drop you off at your door
Ohakune also has a Cinema Climbing Wall Library Walking tracks Cycle Hire Ski Hire Gym Water rafting just to name a few
KAHA LODGE is looked after by a local private Management team who will make sure the house is Guaranteed warm Guaranteed clean and all set up for your arrival
The team are on hand locally during your stay should any problems arise.

Nearest main airport: Taupo
Distance: 1hr 30 mins

Guest Comments

“Had an absolutely amazing 30th birthday here with all my friends… Amazing house we will definately be back… Sophie

“Fantastic Place Thanks, Absolutely great for 3 generations of 2 families “

Leaving me speechless fantastic time had by all we will be back !!

What a great atmosphere to walk into.. fairy lights and a warm fire going .. lovely The Carrington Callaghans Ronbergs O ‘Hara Families.

* “WOW thank you very much this place is INSANE !! “
* “This lodge was the perfect Kune experience for a group of Barrier Kids. 16 of as in total – some had never seen the snow. Most of them live in very isolated parts of the island ande really enjoyed being together in a group playing pool, playing the fool, riding the mountain, awesome fun times. THANKS AGAIN, hope to return”. Aotea Youth Group.

* “BRILLANT LODGE!!! Had a fantastic weekend, Great weather – wonderful lodge. Grounds and calves fab. Warm, welcoming place to stay. Thanks for the opportunity to use Kaha Lodge. CHEERS” Mullingers and Co.

*(Everyone water the goat) “COOL PLACE!! Would like to take the goat back with me. Nice view!!! Great fireplace, good wood, cool fairy lights, nice TV can I have the goat ? Its fat! Loves brocolli, good at bunting hit me 2 times !!!.” Helen


Linen provided
No disabled access
Children welcome
No smoking
No pets

Boat parking
CD player
Cellphone coverage
Cleaning equipment
Clothes line
Three Toilets
Fire place
Fire wood supplied
4 Showers
Tea, coffee, sugar
TV and SKY
Washing Machine

Terms and Conditions

For all bookings, KAHA LODGE requires a $400 bond ( $600 for special events )

Bookings will be  confirmed by email on receipt of this payment.

Full payment of the rental amount is required FOUR weeks before your booking date.

Confirmation will be emailed with location of house key and any other additional information that you may require.
Payments are preferred by internet banking.

Paying by credit card is available on our website but there is a 4% credit card fee charged for every payment.
Failure to pay will entitle the property owner to cancel the booking and not refund the bond.

Bonds will be repaid within 7 days of departure by internet banking.
Bonds repaid into overseas accounts will not include bank transfer fees or credit card fees.

Entry to KAHA LODGE can be FROM 4pm and DEPARTING at 10am.– unless specifically pre approved and arranged by email

A compulsory linen and cleaning fee will be included in your rental cost.  Hire linen is provided this is a top and bottom sheet duvet pillow case and one towel for each guest.There are handtowels, bathmats and T towels provided at KAHA LODGE.

You will be asked and are expected to leave the house tidy on departure.

If the cleaning of the property takes more than 8 hours a further $30 per hour cleaning fee will be deducted from your bond

KAHA LODGE asks that you follow the rubbish and recycling system at the premises during your stay.

We do not permit more than 20 guests specified on the booking enquiry to sleep at the property.

This is against fire regulations.

If this condition is broken, it will result in immediate eviction of tenants from the premises, with complete loss of rental and bond.
Where the property is not left secure or any damages made, the tenant agrees to pay for any costs to reinstate the property including any damage costs. Please note that guests are responsible for the cost of  any repairs or replacements should any damages occur during their stay.

Cancellation is not permitted for bad weather and CLOSED MOUNTAIN DAYS. This includes rain, lack of snow, poor visibility on mountain slopes, volcanic eruptions, storms, and general bad weather. If for any reason you decide to cancel your booking your bond will be held. If all of your accommodation balance has been paid and we cannot replace your booking 50% of your booking cost will be held.

KAHA LODGE has a NON SMOKING and NO PETS policy please.