News & Events

Position Vacant: Daytime Restaurant Manager

April 29, 2017

Wanting a change of scenery at the place where it all happens? Do you have your Duty Managers license and want to work daytime hours so you can enjoy your evenings? If you enjoy skiing boarding or hiking and biking and love what living at the base of Tongariro National[…]


Easter Trading Hours 2017

April 10, 2017

EASTER TRADING HOURS AT THE POWDERKEG: Friday from 4PM Saturday & Sunday from 11.30AM Monday from 4PM Delicious meals that use fresh, organic and locally sourced ingredients. See you at the Keg!


Position Vacant: Restaurant Function and Event Shift Leader

February 16, 2017

If you love variety – thrive on challenges and enjoy working hard in a fun environment then this role could be for you! To be successful in this role you must have a high level of professionalism and be comfortable taking responsibility as well as delegating it. You will need[…]


Two Day Cycling Package

February 13, 2017

Two days of mountain bike hire and transport for the price of one! Includes two nights accommodation, breakfast each day, mountain bike hire for two days and daily transport to the famous Old Coach Road and the Ohakune Mountain Road. Old Coach Road: Riding along the historic cobblestone Ohakune Coach[…]


Registration now open – Ruapehu Express 2017

January 14, 2017

Registration is now open for the Ruapehu Express. WALK RUN OR CYCLE! As a proud sponsor and provider of epic after event BBQ – The Powderhorn strongly encourages people of all backgrounds to participate! “The Giant Ruapehu Express is a fresh new adventure style event that involves a Mountain bike[…]


Position Vacant: Housekeeping Supervisor

January 12, 2017

We are looking for an experienced Housekeeping Supervisor to join our busy hardworking and motivated team. The position is full time and experience in a supervisory role in hotel housekeeping is essential We are looking for someone who has high standards takes pride in their work and has a great[…]


SKY Guest Select now available at the Powderhorn Chateau

December 23, 2015

We are excited to announce that while you are relaxing in one of our beautiful Alpine hotel rooms or luxury apartment you will have the world at your finger tips with 50 SKY television channels to choose from. You can keep the kids and yourself entertained for hours!


Powderkeg Hours Update

July 4, 2015

The Powderkeg is now open for it’s summer hours! 4pm weekdays and 3pm Saturday and Sunday, come and join us for dining on the balcony all summer long.


The Powderhorn Wins Most Innovative at Ruapehu Tourism Awards

December 12, 2013

We were proud to be announced as a joint winner at The Ruapehu Tourism Awards hosted by Visit Ruapehu for the Winstone Pulp International Most Innovative Business. We share our award with The National Army Museum. Other winners included: The Ruapehu Bulletin Best Tourism Support Business: Local Tourism TV, runner[…]