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Tokaanu Thermal Pools

Mangaroa Street | Tokaanu, Tokaanu, New Zealand
+64 7-386 8575
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thermal pools visit for whole family

wow!! talk about stepping back in time! We booked a pool for 20 mins, for our family. very, very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Still Fantastic.

i remember my parents bringing us to these pools when we were young, more than 40 years ago....it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deliah Q
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“public pool” (35 reviews)
“thermal pools” (23 reviews)
Mangaroa Street | Tokaanu, Tokaanu, New Zealand
+64 7-386 8575
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Reviewed 3 days ago

wow!! talk about stepping back in time! We booked a pool for 20 mins, for our family. very, very dated. water beautiful and warm, very private but the lace is SO dated and in very much of a re-do or makeover. the outdoor pool was...More

Thank 12345kids
Reviewed 1 week ago

i remember my parents bringing us to these pools when we were young, more than 40 years ago....it was fantastic then and I am happy to say still fantastic now. Took my partner and my 2 year old moko, just brilliant. We had a private...More

Thank Deliah Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The main pool is showing it's age and lack of maintenance, with flacking paint and uneven paving stones. It is well overdue for a refurb and given the price charged this should happen sooner than later. A highlight is still the massive trout fish in...More

Thank Nathan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While the buildings are dated and in need of TLC - the place is clean, staff are friendly and the water is amazing. The private pools are hot mineral pools which will leave you relaxed and rejuvenated. Follow this with a relaxing soak in the...More

Thank NickyAkers
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I thought the place needed some TLC (some holes in the wall, just looked a bit tired), but after slipping over on the slippery concrete I realised it needs some maintenance too! It should be simple for them to water blast every now and again...More

Thank Belinda W
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

so near to new world.. has own kitchen that has most of our needs. the beds are so comfortable including the lodge as a whole. the thermal pool is relaxing makes it a whole better in a cold weather.

Thank jonibok
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Been going to this place for years. It's one of the constants that never seems to change. The public pool was good when the kids were young but now I prefer a private pool. Just the right temperature, and steps to ease myself in. Twenty...More

Thank GerryNZ_11
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Love Tokaanu and the surrounding area. So much character and great for the soul. Great for families. Well done.

Thank littlebigbear
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Have not visited the pools in maybe 20 years. Still in the same condition. Could do with repaint or strip back just to concrete as understanding mineral water can be invasive on paint and metal. Having said that $12 for private pool is cheap. 20...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 7 June 2017

beautiful natural environment with walk through thermal area to enjoy. The pools though are, in my opinion, in need of urgent maintainence and upgrading. In contrast Wairakei Thermal Springs have been developed to fit in with the bush and are modern and clean looking.

Thank kiwi093
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