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Hamilton Lake Domain

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Sunset beauty

Myself and my partner did the lake walk one evening its so beautiful and such a great walkway. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Hamilton Lake

Am absolute oasis in the heart of Hamilton. Something to excite and amaze for both young and old... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hamilton, New Zealand
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Lake Domain Drive, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my partner did the lake walk one evening its so beautiful and such a great walkway. It also marks how many kilometres you have walked from a start point . It features alot of carparks , awesome kids playground,cafe and plenty of beautiful...More

Thank kristac259
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Am absolute oasis in the heart of Hamilton. Something to excite and amaze for both young and old alike

Thank meerkat342
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place to go for a walk by yourself or with family. Kids love it here and never get bored here!

Thank Armen A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lake is very poluted and has been getting worse in the past 15 years we lived in Hamilton. It is heavily contaminated with chemicals from cars oils, pesticide sprays from farmers and Councils staff. Do nor appeoach the lake with young children or pets...More

Thank f00dies85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome playground for the kids. Take a picnic or eat at the cafe then take a lovely stroll around the around the lake.

Thank tes2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The lake is a great place to walk around. I am not sure of the exact distance but think its about 3 or 4 kms. Its an easy stroll along the paths and boardwalks which are well maintained. At the end, the kids can play...More

Thank Jocelyn_Pope
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here many times and its great place to break a journey to relax stretch your legs have a picnic or just take in the ambience. The cafe does a nice coffee and food at reasonable prices with a stunning view across the...More

Thank Julian S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Great place for a relaxing walk around the lake and an excellent cafe for a coffee and eats afterwards..

Thank David L
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful for a walk, do the whole circuit or just a portion. Have a coffee/lunch/an ice cream from the cafe, the kids can play for ages on the fab playground. Lots of beautiful spots for picnics or a game with the kids. Plenty of wildlife...More

Thank diannederbyshire
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Hamilton Lake Rotoroa has well kept gardens around it and the walk around the whole lake is pleasant and an easy stroll. The Verandah cafe is a really good place for a catch up with friends. No music to make conversation difficult. Lovely view over...More

Thank Margi P
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It's my understanding that using drones needs permission due to other possible air traffic but as others have stated, ask Hamilton Council.