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Parnell

Address: Parnell Road, Auckland Auckland1, New Zealand
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$238*
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Ranked #30 of 85 Attractions in Auckland
Type: Historic Sites, Neighborhoods, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Cultural
Activities: Shopping, Dining
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Owner description: Saved from demolition by the efforts of one individual, this restored historic village has specialty and antique shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants and is a trendy nightspot.
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Enjoyed our time in Parnell, checked out some of the many eating place on Parnell Road and the cool shops. Only 10 mins from City Centre. Lovely place to stay and spend some time.

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Taiwan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Beautiful street, lots of adorable coffee shop and restaurant. we were regretful for have had no time to stay here for longer time.

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Arlington, Virginia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Quite the experience for shopping for unique, one off beautiful products, gourmet dining and a lively nightlife at the various bars. It has a quaint old fashioned (but tastefully restored) feel to the buildings and there are little walkways to explore that take you to shops and cafes hidden away from the main street. Worth an explore.

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Lyttelton, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

i was treated to sub par food at high prices and didn't like the atmosphere. no parking and just over priced if you ask me

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California
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798 attraction reviews
299 helpful votes 299 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This was a picturesque suburb where I spent a good deal of time, sticking my nose into shops, sipping a glass of sauvignon blanc in a cafe, or simply enjoying the sights. Very peaceful.

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Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

great location. Just wander down these streets and rest in a cafe or restaurant. Great place to visit and shop

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Sydney
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251 reviews 251 reviews
38 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Parnell is a lovely little suburb that is just a very short taxi ride (or a solid walk up a hill) from the centre of the city. It is a really pleasant and well-maintained area with interesting shops and eateries. Well wort a visit.

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Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
23 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

A lovely stroll through Parnell has interesting culture, shops, good and history, with gorgeous houses and gardens nearby and an easy stroll into the Domain.

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37 reviews 37 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

In this street many cute places are located. It looks like you are in a complete different world. A beautiful place which is worth your visit. It is not big though, so it is good to walk around or drink a nice cup of coffee.

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3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

We went there on Sunday morning, and there was really not much to see. Many shops and restaurants were closed. We wee pretty disappointed.

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