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Waikite Valley Thermal Pools

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Address: Waikite Valley | RD1, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Phone Number: 07 333 1861
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Waikite Valley Thermal Pools provides the opportunity to relax and...

Waikite Valley Thermal Pools provides the opportunity to relax and experience the pure natural geothermal waters from the Te Manaroa Spring. Facilities include The Pukeko in the Ponga Tree Cafe, a splash pool with adjoining toddlers play area, passive bathing pools, private spas, nature trail and separate changing, toilet and shower area for families. Waikite Valley Thermal Pools also offers powered and non powered campground sites.

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A Hidden Jewel In a Thermal Valley

What a FANTASTIC hidden jewel this thermal pool is. 45km from Rotorua was worthwhile drive. At $16.50 entry, you have 6 various pools to soak in at temperature between 38-39... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a FANTASTIC hidden jewel this thermal pool is. 45km from Rotorua was worthwhile drive. At $16.50 entry, you have 6 various pools to soak in at temperature between 38-39 degrees. It is an amazing outdoor facility. Skip Rotorua, drive here. The facility is meticulously looked after, the proprietor looks after this place with emense pride. There is a short... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful little thermal hot pool attraction just a short drive from Rotorua City. Clean, friendly staff and idyllic country setting. Avoid the crowds and soak in peace.

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Thank Minkzta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very very good value for money. Small place but still good. About 4 different pools but not sure about the differences. Private rooms were ok.

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Thank Prince B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really lovely spot in amazing valley. Beautifuly situated, clean, comfortable hot pools with great atmosphere to it. Worth a visit if you're in the aera.

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Thank Delicjaaa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beautiful, secluded treasure was incredible value for money. I would certainly visit again as a group or family trip but it also made a wonderful couple visit

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Thank charlesplane
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful pools and setting. Showers available, and swimming togs available for hire, just in case you forget yours at the hotel ;)

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Thank Dot M
Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well priced, friendly staff! Well worth the drive from Rotorua(around 30min) package comes with a changing room to yourself that walks out a private deck with a spa bath, you can adjust the water temperature.

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North Shore, Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful half hour drive out there, well worth it! Such a beautiful setting, and not overcrowded. Would highly recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where we're from its dry when it's cold, so even though we knew we were here during the winter we have spent a lot of this vacation being somewhat colder than we expected. When my husband said he'd planned for us to sit in the outdoor thermal pools I was worried about the "outdoor" part, as we couldn't get the... More 

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Thank Stacy P
Launceston, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with my husband and two young children. The pools were beautifully warm and well maintained. Great to have such a choice of different pools in a variety of settings for the very reasonable general admission price. We all really loved it, including the kids. We all felt very relaxed, would definitely recommend. It is worth the effort to do... More 

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