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Parakai Springs

150 Parkhurst Road, Parakai, Auckland 0830, New Zealand
+64 800 468 766
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We go to Parakai a few times a year because we love it so much. About an hour west of the city it... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2016
Jacqui P
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Not worth $24!!!

My partner and I decided to make the very long road trip to check the place out (he had not been... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Adam D
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Unleash Northwest’s best kept secret for the ultimate day trip. Just over 40 mins from Auckland’s CBD lies one of New Zealand’s natural geothermal wonders - Parakai Springs.Large indoor and outdoor pools and two thrilling hydro-slides have been the main attractions for decades. BBQ and picnic areas are situated throughout the park and options for hiring marquees for groups is also available. If you are not wanting to prepare your own food take advantage of the Springs Café and dining area located next to the indoor pool. Now extensively redeveloped into an active water recreation centre, Parakai Springs offers a range of amenities to make this a full-day's entertainment destination.
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  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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150 Parkhurst Road, Parakai, Auckland 0830, New Zealand
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150 Parkhurst Road, Parakai, Auckland 0830, New Zealand
+64 800 468 766
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

We go to Parakai a few times a year because we love it so much. About an hour west of the city it is easily accessible for a day out. The prices have gone up a bit lately but they have also renovated the bathrooms...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

My partner and I decided to make the very long road trip to check the place out (he had not been there for 15years). When we were arrived we were greeted by a friendly lady at the front desk, on entering the changing rooms we...More

Thank Adam D
ParakaiSprings, Manager at Parakai Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2016

Hi Adam D. Thank you for taking your time to review our complex and we are pleased that you enjoyed our facilities. It is disappointing to hear that some of our younger visitors were not following the rules on the slides and it is concerning...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016

Went here with my son in the school holidays, and loved it, have not been here for years. Had a great time and so did my son

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Visited the pools to have a relaxing weekend day out and de stress, and this was the place indeed. The receptionist was friendly and informative, even showing us how to save money for next time. The pools were a little dated but clean and tidying...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2016

I hadn't been to Parakai for a long time, 20 years maybe, so we ventured out there today as a family. The front desk staff were friendly and the pools were great - nice and warm for both the indoor and outdoor pools, and nice...More

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ParakaiSprings, Manager at Parakai Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2016

Hi MissyLiss, Thank you for visiting our complex and taking the time to leave us a review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed the pools and the complex but it is disappointing to hear about the condition of the bathrooms during the time of...More

Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

My son loves this place and the slides. Very nice place for big families. Very popular place during hot weather..

1  Thank Faheem K
ParakaiSprings, Manager at Parakai Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2016

Thanks Faheem for your feedback!

Reviewed 29 February 2016

$22 entry per person for 2 pools and a slide. Outdoor pool was two thirds roped off for lane swimming so not much room left. The indoor pool was very uninviting. Chipped tiles, old plastic chairs with strict instructions not to move them. The whole...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We purchased tickets from Groupon which gave us a reduced entry fee and included lunch. I went with three boys 12, 12 and 9 and they loved it. The deep fried lunch included in the entry price was not the healthiest but huge and so...More

1  Thank Riley89
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

We had a family day at the pools on this day and as it was a very hot sunny day, we hired a big marquee for the day. The pools are warm to hot and the kids loved the waterslides and inflatable world play area....More

1  Thank topdeck73
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

We thought we would take our children out to parakai hot pools yesterday morning. I brought coupons off the Internet and upon arriving I didn't know how to bring the coupons up on my phone. The line was huge and the ladies at the front...More

2  Thank donni987
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