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If your passion is mountain biking, hunting, trout fishing, tramping, skiing or just enjoy the great outdoors, Owhango Hotel is perfectly located to provide you with affordable accommodation.

Owhango HotelLocated in the small village of Owhango in the Ruapehu district, nature in all her splendour is at your doorstep - Tongariro National Park and Whanganui National Park are both within a "stones throw". Tramp through wild lowland forests or across volcanic terrain, ski Mt Ruapehu, canoe the Whanganui River or mountain bike the 42 Traverse, one of New Zealand's premium mountain bike trails.

Owhango Hotel situated no more then 30 minutes from Mt Ruapehu, is in close proximity to both ski fields. The friendly and relaxing atmosphere at Owhango Hotel offers the perfect pub accommodation to accompany your outdoors experience. We are proud to share our unique slice of nature's beautiful playground with our guests.

We look forward to seeing you soon! Owhango Hotel and Cottage, is nestled in the quiet country village of Owhango. Owhango is perfectly positioned to explore the beautiful Tongariro Forest Park and the stunning Whakapapa River.


Stay with us in a traditional 'kiwi' country pub, or relax in a Forest Park atmosphere at Forest Lodge a stones throw from the Hotel. We have pub accommodation that suits different interests, whether you are looking to relax with a cold beer after completion of the 42nd Traverse, or relax in a lodge setting walking distance to the Tongariro Forest Park.

Owhango Adventures

The Owhango Hotel now hosts the home of the local business Owhango Adventures. Owhango Adventures are a canoe hire and canoe trips business that runs on the famous Whanganui River. Canoe the Whanganui River with Owhango Adventures.