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Waiwera Thermal Resort & Spa

21 Waiwera Rd, Waiwera, Auckland 0950, New Zealand
+64 9-427 8800
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Great staff but poor, over priced facilities

It is a long time since we last visited and on this occasion we took several grandchildren for a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Auckland, New Zealand
Now only opens 3 days a week

Waiwera thermal resort is now open only on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Waiwera is a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Open Hours Monday - Sunday: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Public Holidays 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM 5pm Discount: 5pm - 9pm 50% off Adult and Child entry
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good22%
  • Average19%
  • Poor27%
  • Terrible22%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
21 Waiwera Rd, Waiwera, Auckland 0950, New Zealand
+64 9-427 8800
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Reviewed yesterday

It is a long time since we last visited and on this occasion we took several grandchildren for a day at the pools. The staff we encountered were excellent, very courteous and professional. The facilities are run down and for the prices charged something of...More

Thank JackAuckland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Waiwera thermal resort is now open only on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Waiwera is a beautiful seaside village adjacent to Wenderholm Regional Park but this thermal resort is tired. The small village is a hidden gem renoun for its mineral water and hot springs, but...More

1  Thank Kiwiasian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been for 12 years. Overall the place has structurally deteriorated because of no tlc or maintenance, however the actual pools and water were a delight. Place is currently only open Friday to Sunday as the owners have signs up re refurbishment, I have to...More

Thank Kay B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This once great kiwi thermal weather park is now a disgusting run down rip off. After many years away we decided as a family to take a visit over the weekend. The price is extortion at best with a family of four at $82.00 not...More

4  Thank Brent K
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Whatever you do while in north auckland, avoid this place. $30 per adult entry and you get to swim in a rundown complex. Yes some of the pools are nice if you ignore the tears the over hanging shade roofs. Forget getting anything hot to...More

2  Thank 183brettb
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Thank you to the day spa who made my hens party day of pampering absolutely amazing! All 9 ladies were completely relaxed after your beautiful treatments! Nothing was to much for the team, they received and setup out catered food provided by The Walnut Cottage...More

Thank Natasha M
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Overpriced and Miserable! Don't waste $56 on one adult and two children for a rundown and filthy establishment. Very sad state. Not one pool is in reasonable condition. All need resurfacing! A Bulldozer is the only thing that will quickly fix this!

1  Thank D P
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Ok folks, the Russians purchased this operation with the intent of bull dozing it and building a high end luxury resort. It failed and did not get consent. So they have let it go down hill with no intention of revamping it. They sell the...More

3  Thank twoidiotswithfish
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Was blown away at the cost - $30 per adult was a bit more than I'd anticipated. Lots of pools and temperatures to chose from, all well maintained though a bit tired as all mineral pools are really. Appears to cater well for families as...More

1  Thank Safarinjema2014
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took a bus trip out to the hot springs. It was a very easy, inexpensive bus trip from the City Bowl in Auckland into Waiwera, a little beach community about 50km away. I thought the prices were reasonable but I do...More

Thank Joanne B
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