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Crystal Mountain

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80 Candia Road | West Auckland, Auckland Central, Auckland 0614, New Zealand
+64 9-833 5033
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Colourful gems

Is good but only called in cause I was passing. Wouldn't go out of my way to go there. Nice cafe... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda S
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Fun Day Out!!

Highly Recommended!! Was staying with family for the last of the School Holidays visiting from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melody K
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Crystal Mountain is West Auckland's Premier Tourist Attraction loaded with fun activities and much to see and do.This exciting purpose built gallery houses New Zealand’s largest selection of Crystals and Minerals from around the world and has been specifically built for easy access for visitors of all ages, regardless of physical ability and will delight old and young alike with many rare and beautiful specimens are available both on exhibit and for sale, Travel by elevator to the heart of Crystal Mountain to our world class Crystal Mine Museum where you will find a world class exhibition, of rare and exquisite crystals and minerals directly imported and sourced from mines around the world & beyond, an educational experience that will delight all ages.Besides our world class collection of crystals and minerals, Crystal Mountain also offers Beautiful semi-precious gifts and souvenirs you will treasure, at realistic prices. A wonderful collection is available for sale - many of which have been designed by our own company.Even the most passionate collectors will find something special to add to their natural or polished specimen collection. A Large selection of semi-precious stone pendants, bead necklaces and bracelets, unique designs of sterling silver pendants, rings, bracelets, earrings etc…Set with quality faceted semi-precious gems and cabochons are also available.Fabulous food is another specialty at Crystal Mountain treat yourself to a delicious café lunch & Espresso coffee at Café on the Rock while the kids journey through the Exotic Animal Park on the Crystal Mountain Express train, Feed the friendly animals, Pan for Crystals, Bungy jump on the bungy tramp, have a Pony ride or ride on the new state of the art Gonzales Roller Coaster recently imported from Italy.Set on 40 acres, in the foothills of the Waitakere Ranges it is a peaceful oasis just 20 km from Auckland C.B.D.
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“Colourful gems”
18 Oct 2017
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80 Candia Road | West Auckland, Auckland Central, Auckland 0614, New Zealand
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+64 9-833 5033
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Is good but only called in cause I was passing. Wouldn't go out of my way to go there. Nice cafe and friendly staff

Thank Linda S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly Recommended!! Was staying with family for the last of the School Holidays visiting from Nelson and decided to take my son and his cousins to Crystal Mountain, Good choice the kids had a blast!! The roller coaster is kiddie friendly which I enjoyed myself,...More

Thank Melody K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a good day out at Crystal mountain. There was 15 of us in total and everyone had so much fun. Staff were friendly and fun too. The kids enjoyed being able to run between activities and having as many turns on everything...More

Thank Rob F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There will always be people who are just too hard to please, no matter how hard someone tries. According to a lot of reviews in the last year it appears that, for whatever reason/s, Crystal mountain became a mountain of maintenance issues. What I discovered...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Hello, everyone. first off these reviews are horrible and completely false. Do no't listen to them as you will be falsely told. So for a start the parking was free and you just walked in there. There was about 3-4 people behind the counter in...More

2  Thank Troykiller
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

I love spending time at Crystal Mountain and could spend hours wondering around looking at all the amazing coloured gem stones they have there. Staff are very helpful and pleasant to talk to.

2  Thank Jacky A
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Crystal Mountain is just down the road about 5 minutes away. Seriously last time I went was years ago but I had a relative who wanted to go have a look and get some lunch. "A waste of money" absolutely! The food was tasteless and...More

3  Thank 19edh
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We went to Crystal Mountain today and although I wasn’t expecting too much I was at least expecting it to be ok... no I was wrong it was rubbish.. we paid $15 per adult and $5 for a pony ride for my almost 2 year...More

Thank Susan C
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This morning my husband and I visited Crystal mountain with my daughter n our 4 year old grandson. The coffee was great!! Little grandson wanted a ride on the train n I had seen a list of prices on the coffee counter. Train was $5...More

Thank blai99
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

We used to love taking kids - but now there's hardly anything here to warrant the prices charged. Plus they never seem to have enough staff & have to close one activity to run another (and goodness knows there aren't enough activities to start with)....More

Thank STELLA08Auckland
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Robyn938
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Response from blai99 | Reviewed this property |
Yes lots of crystals for sale and coffee food etc is good. It us the entertainment park that is not worth the effort.
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