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Hauraki Blue Cruises

Hobson West Marina | Viaduct Harbour, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 800 334 339
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 13:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hobson West Marina | Viaduct Harbour, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Myself and 3 of teams over 50 football enthusiasts spend 10 days at the World Masters Games 2017 enjoying the football and loving our accommodation and the most hospitable hosts. We stayed on board the Hauraki Blues Cuises - Ipipipri docked in harbour behind the...More

Thank eamair
HaurakiBlueCruises, Marketing Coordinator at Hauraki Blue Cruises, responded to this review

Kia ora Elvis, Thanks for sharing! It's great to hear you enjoyed staying in Ipiriri, our crew enjoyed hosting you and your fellow team mates. It's such a great accommodation option as you're located in the inner city and have the ability to access water...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came across this cruise, looking for some time out of our busy schedule, without having to face traffic getting in and out of Auckland and this ticked all the boxes. After having booked another European cruise. I thought it was about time to explore...More

Thank Bous13
HaurakiBlueCruises, Marketing Coordinator at Hauraki Blue Cruises, responded to this review

Kia ora Bous13, Thank you for such lovely feedback. I'm glad you had a great time with us exploring the Hauraki Gulf and relaxing on board our ship. It's the perfect way to escape the hustle and bustle of Auckland city. All the best for...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

I took my mum on this overnight cruise as a surprise for her birthday and we had a amazing time! The food was good, a little full on and the crew was amazing. Instead of sitting inside the full room during dinner we asked if...More

Thank Stuntbird77
HaurakiBlueCruise, Marketing Coordinator at Hauraki Blue Cruises, responded to this review

Kia ora Stuntbird, It's great to hear how much you enjoyed your overnight cruise with us! What a lovely birthday present! Thanks for sharing your feedback with us. All the best for your future travels, Esther and the team at Hauraki Blue

Reviewed 17 April 2017

We were lucky enough to book this cruise through a Grab One special and thoroughly enjoyed it. Comfortable, spacious room, great food and friendly staff. A lovely trip ashore to Motuihe Island for an hour to swim, kayak, or walk around the island (which is...More

Thank angelC3476SL
HaurakiBlueCruise, Marketing Coordinator at Hauraki Blue Cruises, responded to this review

Kia ora Angel, Thanks for sharing your feedback, I'm glad you enjoyed staying overnight on board the Ipiriri and exploring the harbour with us! All the best for your future travels, Esther and the team at Hauraki Blue

Reviewed 27 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our mini cruise around Auckland! The meals are very good, crew very friendly and great comfy cabins with amazing views of the islands! If only we could have stayed aboard a few more nights!!!! :) THANKS!

Thank holidaygirlWaikato
HaurakiBlue, Marketing Coordinator at Hauraki Blue Cruises, responded to this review

Kia ora holidaygirl, One night is never enough! I't's great to hear your time with us on board the beautiful Ipipiri, we hope to see you again! All the best for your future travels, Esther and the team at Hauraki Blue

Reviewed 23 March 2017

Really great crew, really great boat, really good food. Highly reccomended escape from the bustle of Auckland.

Thank cpclnz64
HaurakiBlueCruises, Marketing Coordinator at Hauraki Blue Cruises, responded to this review

Kia ora, Thanks for the great review! I'm glad you enjoyed your time on board with us. All the best for your future travels, Esther and the team at Hauraki Blue

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We booked the Lunch Cruise and we were not disappointed. The staff were friendly and the lunch was tasty. We were extremely lucky to have the perfect weather for it, and really enjoyed our day. Was nice to head out into the harbour and look...More

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HaurakiBlueCruises, Marketing Coordinator at Hauraki Blue Cruises, responded to this review

Kia ora Joan, I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your lunch tour with us, and I'm glad the weather cooperated! All the best for your future travels, Esther and the team at Hauraki Blue

Reviewed 26 February 2017

excellent and great value overnight cruise ..cabins with three large viewing windows we had a king bed linen all excellent bathroom tops toilet basin and great shower lovely towels and amenities great staff … can't fault the experience met some very nice people we all...More

Thank vaimaanga
HaurakiBlueCrusie, Marketing Coordinator at Hauraki Blue Cruises, responded to this review

Kia ora, Thanks for sharing your lovely feedback. We're very happy to hear you enjoyed your overnight cruise with us. All the best for your future travels, Esther and the team at Hauraki Blue

Reviewed 23 February 2017

For our first full day/night of our New Zealand Honeymoon we booked the Overnight Cruise in order to relax and recover from the jet lag. We were very impressed with the beautiful boat, comfortable rooms, friendly staff and delicious food. We had a wonderful time...More

Thank Meghan T
HaurakiBlueCrusie, Marketing Coordinator at Hauraki Blue Cruises, responded to this review

Kia ora Meghan, Sounds like you had a great time with us, I'm glad you got to relax on board and enjoy the first night honeymoon with us! All the best for your future travels, Esther and the team at Hauraki Blue

Reviewed 15 February 2017

The rooms are lovely, so are all the staff, the Captain kept everyone informed of the islands around us & the history that went with them. Being a rainy/windy day, they still managed to find somewhere calm for passengers to go kayaking. Would do again....More

Thank KJenner505
HaurakiBlue, Marketing Coordinator at Hauraki Blue Cruises, responded to this review

Kia ora, I'm happy to hear you enjoyed yourself onboard and out kayaking, I do hope you come back to do it a second time! All the best for your future travels, Esther and the team at Hauraki Blue

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Jessica C
We're thinking about doing a cruise with Blue Cruises in March. I'm wondering if we would see whales or dolphins?
19 November 2016|
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Response from HaurakiBlueCruises | Property representative |
Kia ora Jessica, whales and dolphins are frequent visitors to the Hauraki Gulf, but we don't guarantee that you will view them during your overnight cruise.
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Moogle343
Do you have any more details about the New Year's Eve cruise (logistics, meals, etc.)? Good view of the city fireworks? Thank you!
7 November 2016|
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Response from HaurakiBlueCruises | Property representative |
Kia ora Moogle, our New Year's cruise is the same as our standard overnight cruise (which you can read about on our website) with the following additions: - a glass of champagne on arrival - live music during the evening... More
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Muzzammil K
Do the rooms have Wifi, or a TV?
28 October 2015|
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Response from HaurakiBlueCruises | Property representative |
Kia ora Muzzamil, thank you for your enquiry. The ship is equipped with free onboard mobile WiFi. There are no TVs in the rooms - with panoramic ocean views, we think you'll find no need to watch television during your... More
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