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Te Aroha isite Visitor Information Centre
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Mokena Geyser. (Soda)

Very informative and great place to go so you can find the interesting places to visit. One place... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2022
Xanerin
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Alice Springs, Australia
via mobile
Great help

The ladies here were really greatly helpful. Gave us good accurate info and even booked our mineral... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2020
Brian M
,
Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 28 October 2022 via mobile

Very informative and great place to go so you can find the interesting places to visit. One place worth seeing is the Mokena Soda Fountsin Geyser which I believe is the only one if it’s kind in the world. It is active around every fourty minutes or so and is well worth the wait.

Date of experience: October 2022
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TeArohaISITE, Manager at Te Aroha isite Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2022

Thanks for your review Xanerin :)

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Reviewed 11 August 2020

The ladies here were really greatly helpful. Gave us good accurate info and even booked our mineral bath for us.
Wonderful service.

Date of experience: August 2020
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TeArohaISITE, Manager at Te Aroha isite Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2022

Thanks for your review Brian M :)

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Reviewed 12 July 2020

We called into the i-site twice during our 5-day stay in Te Aroha and found the i-site gave us exactly the information we needed.

For example, we arrived by bus on a Monday afternoon and had been expecting takeaways would be all we'd manage for dinner that night. Visiting the i-site for information about walks and things to do, the very helpful staff member let slip that Villa Nine's manager had just decided to open for dinners on Mondays and Tuesdays. Beautiful food (in fact, between Ironique, Taj Indian Restaurant, Villa Nine and Saz Kebab, the quality of the food was outstanding in Te Aroha.)

Also, we'd done our best using google to find a taxi or shuttle to Paeroa, to no avail, but we learnt about two other providers whom we hadn't found, so that was well worth going to ask.

The I-site was full of information about the local sculpture, architecture, baths, walks and geography. Te Aroha was pretty impressive altogether. We'll definitely go back.

I've answered the specific questions below with not sure because I'm writing about the I-site itself. I would have said Yes if I was writing about Te Aroha, or even about the lovely Domain next door.

Date of experience: July 2020
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TeArohaISITE, Manager at Te Aroha isite Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2022

Thanks for your review HeidiROC :)

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Reviewed 25 March 2020

We stayed at Te Aroha motel next door so great location of visitor center. Extensive range of brochures on accommodation and areas to visit in Te aroha and in New Zealand. Friendly staff willing to assist. We tied up staff member trying to source accommodation options for us in Wellington . We wanted to be conveniently located to catch interislander ferry. Was getting embarrassed at amount of time we occupied of sole staff member trying to source opur accommodation. She didnt give up and finally we located a vacancy in a inner city hotel. Our highest recommendation for staff working at this centre. Do visit .You wont be dissapointed

Date of experience: March 2020
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TeArohaISITE, Manager at Te Aroha isite Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2022

Thanks for your review bestOne2017 - so glad we were able to help :)

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Reviewed 26 January 2020

Friendly, approachable, knowledgeable, interesting - we love this I-site! Thank you for all your help!

Date of experience: December 2019
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TeArohaISITE, Manager at Te Aroha isite Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2022

Thanks for your review gone2021 :)

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