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“Great way to soak away the aches and pains of travelling”

Reviewed October 5, 2012

Loved this place for 2 reasons, I love having roasting hot baths and two, I love doing it with strangers (I mean having the social interaction with local people :)
Very true to the area, great views of the mountains, warm pools, hot pools and forget about having children pools.
Loved it..

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Reviewed October 4, 2012

We found these pools really nice. The pool up the top is warm- I think around 38 degrees celsius.
Some people have described the pool down the bottom as too hot. I think it's really nice hot. It's uncomfortably hot, yes, and you can only stay in for 3-4 minutes before you need to go into the cold, but that combination feels really good!
The pools close for cleaning from 4-6pm. Go right at 6pm, you'll beat some of the crowds and you'll know you are swimming in clean(er) water!
They have a free storage facility- not lockers, you just give a box to one of the lady's that work there and she gives you a thing with a number that you attach to your wrist.

Thank ChrisLawrence409
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Reviewed October 3, 2012

Locals love it and it opens at 5am I think. Get cleansed by the allegedly healthy water direct from the mountains or just stand under the waterfall and enjoy the freshness!

Thank Karen Q
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Reviewed October 1, 2012

Great location, at the bottom of the waterfall. We went at night, and there were two pools open (large one closed for re-filling). The first one downstairs was so hot I couldn't put my foot into it. No way. The top one was a nice temperature, hot but not too hot. Terribly crowded though.

Thank STELLA08Auckland
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Reviewed August 30, 2012

I´ve never experienced such hot hot springs before in my life! We were told that the pool we were in was around 112 F - 115F. Too hot to stay in for more than 5 minutes at a time, or if you are my husband, for more than a minute. We wanted to try the next cooler pool on the top deck facing the nature waterfall, but it was too crowded. Worth going once to experience the extreme tempuratures, but a bit crowded for my liking.

Thank Stefanie R
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