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Address: Oriental Parade, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 0(4) 802 4860
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1946mel2015

A great place to walk, cycle or take in the views at this outstanding marine suburb of Wellington. A much photographed attraction in Wellington. Great Summer , must do.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Opotiki, New Zealand
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Opotiki, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A great place to walk, cycle or take in the views at this outstanding marine suburb of Wellington. A much photographed attraction in Wellington. Great Summer , must do.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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129 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having picked up our fish and chips nearby, what better place is there to have your lunch sitting in the sun that at Oriental Bay on a sunny day? We sat at some tables at the airport end of the bay (on the hill side of the road) looking across the harbour to the port and it was just about... More 

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Thank kiwisc0t
Otorohanga
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were staying in the area and so went for a walk on the sunday. It was so good to see the area being used by people. Walking their dogs, jogging, biking, children playing in the playground.

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Thank Shirley333
Auckland, New Zealand
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29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting , occasionally San Francisco-esc architecture . Boat sheds , dogs walking their owners , cafe's of note , hilly , harbor side , views , steep walks rewarded by stunning views , photo opportunities abound , good coffee , friendly , lazy , trendy and not so trendy . Surprising place , I really liked it .

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Thank stevelamb7777
South Island, New Zealand
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115 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to distress... Also, for exercise and just soak in the Wellington atmosphere on a nice day. Also nice place to have your lunches or dinner in one of those cafes and restaurants.

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Thank MrsGNZ
Shenzhen, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The waterfront is great to walk, same with oriental bay.... It's a nice stroll and almost at the end you can go up and walk to the mount Victoria outlook. But also other things to do....with a bike, skaters,....all ready to rent around at the waterfront....as I said.....love that post of the city :)

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oriental Bay is situated in a very upmarket suburb in Wellington. The bay is very pretty & a wonderful place to stroll to take in the beautiful views of the harbour. The timber houses built on the hills are also very impressive to view.

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Thank Ellemay
Wellington, New Zealand
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to walk any time of the year. There is always a real buzz about the place and plenty of people enjoying the walking, cafes and just sitting enjoying the sights.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great but popular spot on the Wellington Harbour. Great views across the harbour, sun and sand, great for walking or just relaxing. Very busy on a nice summers day

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Wellington, New Zealand
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13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wellington is a stunning city - and Oriental Bay summarises the beauty of Wellington, with its mesmerizing shimmering waters, blue skies, white sands (though "imported"), the houses on the hills and the multi-million dollar apartments :P close by to the city with all its conveniences. They say Nothing beats Wellington on a Fine Day, and if you are in Oriental... More 

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