Set within Egmont National Park, Stratford Mountain House offers a sauna, a restaurant and rooms with a spa bath. Surrounded by lovely dense forest and native gardens, the property is perfectly located for scenic walks. The Stratford Mountain House is 20 minutes’ drive from Stratford’s town center. Inglewood is 30 minutes’ drive away. Nearby hiking tracks include a trail 8.3 feet above sea level and a popular walk through the ‘Goblin Forest’. Overlooking the gardens, Mountain House Café and Restaurant is open on Wednesday to Sundays. It offers a wide selection of international cuisine, cooked by top chefs. The bar serves a variety of beer and wine. All rooms feature a forest views, a flat-screen TV, a desk and a wardrobe. Each includes tea/coffee making facilities and electric blankets.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
Number of guests
1 king bed
2 twin beds
2 twin beds
1 king bed
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Guest reviews


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See what guests loved the most:

  • Gillian
    Friendly hosts, great hiking, relaxing spa tub, delicious dinner, plus breakfast in our room.
  • Laurie
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The room was beautiful, clean and spacious. The bed was super comfortable and the location was quiet. The bathroom was sparkling clean and had lost of hot water and super water pressure. Great for soothing tired muscles after a day of hiking. ...
  • Brenda
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The dinner was amazing and even lunch was also. The staff could not have been more accommodating

Hotel area info

1 Restaurant On Site

Amenities of Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Spa tub
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Sun deck
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Hiking
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Fax/Photocopying
    • Packed lunches
    • Laundry
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Security alarm
    • 24-hour security
    • Electric blankets
    • Designated smoking area
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Carpeted
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Steam room
    • Sauna
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM


    From 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Crib upon request
    NZD 25 per stay

    Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cribs are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa Eftpos Diners Club American Express Cash Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    FAQs about Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House

    • The prices at Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurant

    • Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House is 8.7 miles from the center of Stratford. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Check-in at Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

    • Room options at Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House include:

      • Double
      • Twin
      • Family

    • Ngati Ruanui Stratford Mountain House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Sauna
      • Hiking
      • Steam room