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Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

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“Information Centre Hastings”
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Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre is part of the New Zealand official Visitor Information Network. We provide international visitors, domestic travelers and locals with comprehensive, up-to-date information and a New Zealand-wide booking...more
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Russell Street South | Cnr Heretaunga St East, Hastings 4122, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived with queries regarding local walking and architecture and earthquake related tours. The staff were really helpful and provided good advice, maps and leaflets to ensure we could make the most of our stay in the area.

Thank MadalynH7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in Hastings early this afternoon from overseas - and decided to visit their tourist information place. It was closed. It’s actually just a small part of a shop - not really an information place at all. Even their TV online tourism display in...More

Thank traveller9987
HastingsiSITE, Manager at Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi We apologise that we weren't open when you arrived into Hastings. We are open on a Saturday from 9.00am - 3.00pm. Apologies also that the touch screen wasn't working. We will see to this immediately as there must have been a problem with our...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Right in the middle of the City. Lots of information about what is going on in and around Hastings. Brochures and maps available. Friendly helpful staff

Thank leoniehastings
HastingsiSITE, Manager at Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks Leonie for your great review of our i-SITE and staff. We hope we can be of help again in the future

Reviewed 12 March 2018

The place to go for information on what to do when in Hawkes Bay. You can sit down with staff and they can show you options of activities to do. They also have a good variety of kiwi souvenirs to take home- clothing, body products,...More

Thank edenlecomte
HastingsiSITE, Manager at Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Thanks so much for coming and seeing us at the Hastings I-SITE. We're very glad you found us to be of value.

Reviewed 17 February 2018

We found the I-SITE Visitor Information Centres to be excellent in New Zealand, the centre in Hastings was no exception with a huge amount of printed matter on the local area and also for areas that are further afield. The staff members were eager to...More

Thank paullegate
HastingsiSITE, Manager at Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thanks Paul for your fabulous review about our i-SITE and our staff. We are very lucky to be in such a grand old building and also lucky our landlord invests back into it with a new paint job on the way. We hope you had...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

Looking for up to date information about Cape Kidnappers, we were given full details of the different ways we could visit the gannet colony which enabled us to make our own decision on what suited our available time and our group's fitness levels. Quite apart...More

Thank Sue7444
HastingsiSITE, Manager at Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Hi Sue Thanks so much for your lovely review of our staff, the information received and our gorgeous building. We hope you all had a great time staying in Hastings and Hawke's Bay and that your trip out to Cape Kidnappers and the gannet colony...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Right in the centre of the city. Handy for locals and tourists. Lots of information available. Free maps and helpful friendly staff. If you are visiting Hastings and not sure where to go or what to see or want to see or do something different...More

Thank Leonie B
HastingsiSITE, Manager at Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Thanks for the review Leonie, it's lovely to see locals using and promoting our services. Come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed 14 April 2017

The location is in a beautifully restored old haberdashery (?) and it really suits the current occupants. They have a large souvenir area just inside the door with some quite outstanding local products which caught my attention. They have their brochures etc at the back...More

Thank Roger J
HastingsiSITE, Manager at Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Wow Roger thanks for your great review of our premises, staff and facilities. We're glad you popped in too! We hope you enjoyed your time in the Hastings District & the rest of your journeys.

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Cheerful and very helpful have us some information on free sites and places that had wifi. The suggested the library which is a lovely building. The staff again were helpful and we got free wifi up to a a certain amount of time

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HastingsiSITE, Manager at Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thanks for the lovely review and I'm glad we could help and that the library staff were also of great service to you. We hope the rest of your holiday was great and you enjoyed the Hastings District and Hawkes Bay!

Reviewed 2 March 2017

Lots of souvenirs for sale, pleasant staff, they ask the correct questions and give the correct answers.

Thank ibaas2016
HastingsiSITE, Manager at Hastings i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thanks so much for the review and really glad you found our services to your liking. We hope you had a fabulous stay in Hastings

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