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Waiteti Trout Stream Holiday Park

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14 Okona Cresent | Ngongotaha, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Ranked #15 of 49 Specialty Lodging in Rotorua
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic spot with very friendly and welcoming hosts. The trout stream runs right through the grounds and there are boats and kayaks free for the family to enjoy. The water comes from under the mountain so is very very chilly though.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Owners / managers are the rudest hosts I have ever come across in NZ or overseas. It seemed like they just didn't like kids as one of mine was yelled at for making a pile of stones in the first hour we were there. Kids just doing things that kids do and no damage caused but the whole incident was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We stayed just a single night, the site is well located for a quiet stay. It borders a stream, with trout, but they avoided me, might have had something to do with the kayakers. A ten minute walk along the stream gets you to the lake, for more fishing. We wish we could have stayed here longer, highly recommended

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

The location on the stream is great, and combined with their dog friendly policy made for a great stay. The shared facilities are awesome, and the campground really tidy, clean and pleasant. The staff were good, and helpful, and clearly enjoy their work

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

A clean, super-affordable, well-run alternative to pricey (and not as nice) motels & B&Bs in the area. The staff was incredibly helpful and friendly, and the accommodations were comfortable and charming. We booked too late to get a room with an ensuite bathroom, but the little kitchen cabin worked out beautifully for us, and the bathroom (and laundry) facilities were... More 

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Paeroa, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We've stayed at Waiteti a couple of times now and plan to return in a few weeks. Jeanette is so friendly and the facilities are spotless. You couldn't get a nicer setting with the stream running past the sites and lots of trees and hedges to provide shade and privacy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We have been travelling and camping now for over a month and reckon this the best so far. How many sites supply dish towels let alone beautifully ironed ones? So good we stayed an extra day! Very helpful and friendly staff and all the facilities were spotless.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We arrived on New Years eve & were given a lovely private spot with lots of trees / shelter. Very friendly and welcoming at reception. Michael (I think he is the owner?) came out with a couple of ice blocks for my two boys - they were very happy about that. Around 9pm that night, there was a family friendly... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

My husband, daughter, dog and I had a wonderful holiday staying at Waiteti Trout Stream camping ground from December 22nd till January 15th 2015. I didn't want to leave. I would have loved to have stayed for another 3 weeks. It is a small camping ground, in a lovely green setting with trees and bushes placed around which provide shade... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Thank you to Michael and Jeanette for having such good standards in their camping ground. We have been going to this camping ground for 10+yrs. Our two children have grown up camping here and have had fabulous holidays meeting other children, to play with in the stream as well as learning to trout fish. They both love trout fishing and... More 

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