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The Rock Adventure Cruise

Marsden Rd | Paihia Wharf Building, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 7796
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US$89.25*
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The Rock Adventure Day Cruise - 6 Hours
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US$145.04*
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The Rock Adventure Bed & Breakfast Cruise - 16 Hours
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US$186.88*
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The Rock Adventure Overnight Cruise - 22 Hours
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The Rock Cruises Get on the The Rock NZ boat for the most action-packed Bay of Islands cruise in New Zealand. Come aboard and let the activities begin! an image Activities in the Bay of Islands don't get better than with the Rock Cruises. Our action-packed choice of 3 different adventure-filled Bay of Islands cruises are full of fun activities starting from only $118 per person! That includes fishing, kayaking, snorkelling, hiking, target shooting and star gazing. Of course, you can simply relax, drink in the stunning New Zealand scenery and enjoy the wide variety of wildlife that inhabits this unique region of Northland.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Marsden Rd | Paihia Wharf Building, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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+64 9-402 7796
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Rock Adventure Cruise was amazing! From the moment we were collected from the dock, Timo and the crew made us feel welcomed, engaged and part of the family. They were knowledgeable, professional and a hell of a lot of fun! The range of activities...More

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Jonathan G, Owner at The Rock Adventure Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jarney, Thanks so much for taking the time and the great review! We are proud of what we do and love to share the Bay and make new friends. The onboard team said hi :-)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!! Just got off the rock.........what an experience!!! The crew (Timo,nick,jess,maddie and jake) made this unforgettable!! From the initial meet and greet, fishing, night kayaking, snorkeling to the final good bye, everyone was made to feel at home. If you ever want to experience what...More

Thank John H
Jonathan G, Owner at The Rock Adventure Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks John. Exactly what we love to hear, hopeful we get the oppurtuntity to host you again. Jonny

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Amazing, fun, laid back overnight cruise. Great activities, scenery, crew, food. Would highly recommend it to anyone! Keep up the good work guys

Thank pjdaz
Jonathan G, Owner at The Rock Adventure Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks pjdaz. We love what we do and we really enjoy hosting our wonderful guests. Til next time, travel safe Jonny.

Reviewed 16 October 2017

I got on board with my family and had a good time. Thought it was quite expensive at the beginning, but turns out it's worthy. It's awesome to wake up in a nice and peaceful cove with only ocean and islands around. To break the...More

Thank Liangkaio
Jonathan G, Owner at The Rock Adventure Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Liangkaio, thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience with us. We are so pleased you and your family had a wonderful time exploring our little patch of paradise. I will definitely take your suggestion on board and chat to our...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

I came with high expectations cause a friend highly recommened it and left satisfied! :) Great activities! Laid back atmosphere! I loved it! If you think about it do it! You will be on the hook ;) Great crew - great ship - I stop...More

Thank Verena W
Jonathan G, Owner at The Rock Adventure Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We love that YOU loved it! Thanks to your friend for the recommendation too. Great feedback, thank you.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

What a fabulous day we had! We went on this trip with our two boys aged 15 & 13 and had such a great time. Snorkelling, kayaking, island stop over, fresh fish & great staff! Would definitely do this again when we come back to...More

Thank Debs A
Jonathan G, Owner at The Rock Adventure Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We look forward to hosting you and your family on our overnight cruise next time you're in the Bay of Islands. Lovely to hear too that your sons had a blast on the day cruise, its is such a great way to spend a day...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Timo, Nick & the crew gave us such excellent fun and professional service and time on our overnight cruise, The Rock is awesome, a remodelled car ferry that slept us well, the crew entertained and fed us well, and their knowledge of the Bay of...More

Thank Ruelle K
Jonathan G, Owner at The Rock Adventure Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This is fantastic feedback, I'll let the crew know thank you. Apologies we didn't make it clear that hot chocolate is included with the snacks for a small charge. We will endeavour to be more clear with our guests about this going forward. Look forward...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

My brother from Germany, my son from UCLA, and myself from Sunnyvale all toured Australia and New Zealand for 3.5 weeks. We chose the ROCK because it goes out beyond the immediate bay at Paihai and sees several island. We got messed up with Daylight...More

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Jonathan G, Owner at The Rock Adventure Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So happy to hear feedback like this. We are a family owned business and pride ourselves on going the extra mile for our guests. We are happy to help where we can to make the adventure with us fun, exciting and memorable. Its all about...More

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Pete J
21 August 2017|
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Response from Jonathan G | Property representative |
Hi Pete, All activities and meals are included, as is accommodation on the overnight options. Tea, coffee and water are included free of charge, additional soft drinks or drinks from the bar are extra. Thanks, Jonny
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Bree B
4 August 2017|
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Response from Jonathan G | Property representative |
Hi Bree, currently $248 per person with private cabins options a little more. Our website has full pricing and live availability. Cheers, Jonny
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