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Snowplanet

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Address: 91 Small Road, Silverdale 0992, New Zealand
Phone Number:
+64 9-427 0044
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10:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri 10:00 - 00:00
Sat 09:00 - 00:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description:

Real Snow, Real Fun! Snowplanet is Auckland's ultimate leisure attraction,...

Real Snow, Real Fun! Snowplanet is Auckland's ultimate leisure attraction, located only thirty minutes north of Auckland and open 365 days of the year. Enjoy a full day experience at Snowplanet with the entire family and have a go at skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, tobogganing or even just have a play in the snow with the kids. You haven't even touched snow before? Book a lesson with one of our qualified 'Ski & Board School' instructors who will get you up and going in no time! Complement your on-snow activities with a delicious meal in our '7 Summits Restaurant' followed by a couple of drinks at 'Bar 7' while enjoying panoramic views of the action on the slope.Life's more fun on Snowplanet!

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Whether it's the wife practicing her skiing, or the eldest son having a snowboard lesson or me snow tubing with the little one there is enough to keep all occupied. Check in can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael H
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160 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whether it's the wife practicing her skiing, or the eldest son having a snowboard lesson or me snow tubing with the little one there is enough to keep all occupied. Check in can take some time and the rental area can be a little zoo like, so if you have your own gear or can borrow bring it along. Contrary... More 

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Thank Michael H
Snowplanet N, Sales and Marketing Executive at Snowplanet, responded to this review

Hi Michael H, Thanks for the great honest feedback regarding your experience at Snowplanet. We are glad to hear you all had a good time doing something that suited everyone in your family. Look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our twin granddaughters had their 5th birthday celebration. Had 8 children for a party. Food was nice and they had a wonderful time in the snow on the rubber tyres. We had a breakfast while they were on the slopes and we could see them out the window which was great. Staff were lovely and helpful as well. Great place... More 

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Thank 4252loulou
Snowplanet N, Sales and Marketing Executive at Snowplanet, responded to this review

Hi 4252oloulou, Happy Birthday to your granddaughters. We loved hearing that they had a great time. Thanks for the review and great rating. More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Visited this on a Monday evening, great value for money. Great atmosphere with people enjoying themselves on many levels. Time spent leaning and having fun at yourself. Restaurant good value for money. Meal arrived promptly, hot and very tasty. I will do this again. Staff friendly and accommodating to everybody.

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Thank msnnkr
Snowplanet N, Sales and Marketing Executive at Snowplanet, responded to this review

Hi msnnkr, Thanks for the great feedback we look forward to seeing you again. More 

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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Had a fantastic 1 hour tubing with my friend after work last week. Great fun for those how cannt ski/snowboard - and very safe - we loved it. Then we had dinner in the retaurant afterwards. There was a 1/2 hour wait but they were extremely busy so we didn't mind - you can watch the skiers while having a... More 

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Thank Sue B
Snowplanet N, Sales and Marketing Executive at Snowplanet, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I go to Snowplanet about every week and it is awesome, it is in the middle of a warmish area and is an awesome place to go for a fun day out, it is also really close to a beach so you can go from shredding the snow to a nice day at the beach, the staff there are also... More 

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Thank James D
Snowplanet N, Sales & Marketing Executive at Snowplanet, responded to this review

Hi James D, Thanks for the great honest feedback. We are happy to hear that you enjoy your time at Snowplanet. Look forward to seeing you again. Thanks Snowplanet More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Double Date with friends. Table reserved and nicely presented. Waiter a little busy as seemed to be on his own. Surprising for such a facility. Food was nicely presented. Hot stones a hit with the boys. Simple food nothing fussy. Dessert menu very limited. Atmosphere always entertaining even if your not on the snow. Jodee

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Thank Jodee R
Snowplanet N, Sales and Marketing Executive at Snowplanet, responded to this review

Hi Jodee R, Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. Sounds like you had a good time overall. Look forward to seeing you all again. More 

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33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

So for the first time, I took my 3 kids (and husband) to snow planet for a treat, on the weekend - used grab one tickets but ended up costing alot more, with all the extras needed. But, still good. The lady at the desk was the most happy, helpful person I have been served by for a long time... More 

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Thank Donna T
Snowplanet N, Sales and Marketing Executive at Snowplanet, responded to this review

Hi Donna T, Thanks for your honest feedback. We appreciate all constructive feedback and will endeavour to work out the kinks in our business so future customers do not encounter the slightly less enjoyable parts of your experience. I am glad to hear the boys had an enjoyable lesson with Fraser. I will pass your feedback onto our department heads... More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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127 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We take the kids to Snow Planet every Christmas to see Santa in his castle. A travelator ride up the snow hill to the castle and a very special visit with Santa. Santa was very lovely. Only way down is on a large tyre, 3 rides per person, fun fun. The staff attending are very young and don't seem very... More 

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Thank Nihonihoohura
Snowplanet N, Sales and Marketing Executive at Snowplanet, responded to this review

Hi Nihonihoohura, Thanks for the review and feedback. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your Santa experience. I'll check in with our elves and ensure they are there next year with a helpful and interested Christmas spirit along with a more experienced photographer. Thanks Snowplanet More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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192 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

As per the heading, used the venue for a meeting point for a child's birthday and used the restaurant facilities while the kids used tubes to propel themselves down the slopes in the designated area. Food was good, as was the service and the children enjoyed the outing.

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Thank Warwick H
Snowplanet N, Sales and Marketing Executive at Snowplanet, responded to this review

Hi Warick H, Thanks for the review. Hope the kids had a great time slipping and sliding down the tubing track. More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Went to the Summit Restaurant last week for dinner. I did like the new menu. Thoroughly enjoyed the Lamb Stone Grill. Would definitely recommend to go there and eat. Love that you can look out through the glass and watch the skiers.

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Thank Caryn V
Snowplanet N, Sales and Marketing Executive at Snowplanet, responded to this review

Hi Caryn V, Thanks for the awesome feedback. I will let the restaurant team know you enjoyed your experience with them. Look forward to seeing you again. More 

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