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    Rapaura Water Gardens

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    586 Tapu-Coroglen Road, Tapu 3575, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Very amazing and quite place. Enjoyed the nature and water fall very much. In the end we went to the small restaurant for Lunch. Food was very good. Staff was very nice and helped us for further activities within this area. Garden costs 15 NZD...More

    Thank Florian S
    Reviewed 13 November 2017

    Words cannot describe this amazing destination! Sally and Sasha and their vision are just amazing and there are no words to describe their hospitality! Everything about our stay here was just perfect. Waking up in a beautiful tree house was just magical! We were so...More

    Thank ozie29
    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    My experience here was horrific to say the least. My family and I decided to go for a stroll as a nice way to start our day. We were confronted by the owner about donations after walking around for 10 mins and kicked out and...More

    5  Thank Reggie watts lo... K
    Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

    The gardens are stunning even in winter. The water features are beautiful. The sound of the river and waterfalls are so peaceful and tranquil. The walk up the to the falls is amazing, especially accompanied by the ducks. The water features are non-motorized and are...More

    Thank Liza V
    Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

    To describe Rapaura water gardens in words is almost futile… It is much more a feast for the senses than anything else. And what a feast it is. In every direction you turn, there is a new gift to explore. A new treasure to unearth....More

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    Room Tips
    "Service, location and sleep quality are excellent. We stayed at the lodge...a two bedroom villa....amazing"
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    "the cottage is mid-range when the 2 other apartments are on the luxury side"
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    "Either lodge or cottage are as quite as can be."
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    "Come with food and earplugs as the roof is noisy when it rains or something crawls over it!"
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