Welcome to Settlers Motel, Turangi

Located just three minutes walk from the Turangi town centre and the Tongariro River, Settlers Motel offers quiet, affordable accommodation in a park-like setting. Our clean and comfortable units are fully self-contained and each has a covered outdoor sitting area. The individual cottage style units have a personal and private feel.

Local Attractions

Cafes and Shops

Cafes and Shops

Within three minutes walk of Settlers Motel

•Turangi town centre – shops, restaurants and cafes
www.sportinglife-turangi.co.nz
www.greigsports.co.nz

•Tongariro River – trout fishing and scenic walks
www.brycecurleflyfishing.com
www.riverwayfishing.co.nz
www.taupofishingcharters.co.nz

•Mini golf
•Indoor climbing wall
•Indoor heated swimming pool

Adventure

Adventure

Within ten minutes drive of Settlers Motel

•Tokaanu thermal area and hot pools 
•Turangi Golf Course -www.turangi.nzgolf.net

•White-water rafting and kayaking 
www.trr.co.nz
www.raftingnewzealand.com

•Tongariro National Trout Centre -  www.troutcentre.com
•Lake Taupo -  www.greatlaketaupo.com

The Great Outdoors

The Great Outdoors

Within forty minutes drive of Settlers Motel

•Tongariro Alpine Crossing
www.tongariroexpeditions.com
www.walkingplaces.co.nz

•Tongariro National Park www.doc.govt.nz
•Whakapapa Ski Village www.mtruapehu.com
•Kaimanawa Forest Park www.doc.govt.nz

Useful Information

Useful Information

And just a little further

•Waiouru National Army Museum -  www.armymuseum.co.nz
•Turoa ski area -  www.mtruapehu.com
•Taupo  - www.tourism.net.nz

Other useful links

•Tongariro River Wines Restaurant -  www.riverwines.co.nz
•Met Service Weather - www.metservice.com
•Local River Levels & Conditions - www.genesisenergy.co.nz
•Tongariro River Cam - www.tongarirorivercam.co.nz
•Department of Conservation information -  Didymo Threat
•Web cams for Local Areas -  Mountain Cams

Testimonials

"The accommodation was just right. We would happily recommend The Settlers to others wishing to explore this beautiful area.."

"We stopped overnight on our way north and stayed in the 3br. unit. The units are clean and comfortable with everything required for a short stay."

"We stayed one night in Settler's motel en route to our destination and were very impressed."