Maclynn Lodge Wanganui

218 Great North Road, Wanganui, North Island, 5021, New Zealand | B&B
Prices starting from $77.00

Travel Blogs from Wanganui

Prune Juice!

A travel blog entry by smythadventures


... for the chapel and a small memo posted in the window "ring doorbell for service." The door, the front door, was locked! How on earth could this be the place we booked? But it was; an older gentleman in sweats let us in and took us to his office. One chair behind the desk and one next to it. He continued to check us in on his computer using his sausage index fingers only. We walked across the hall to our room. That is when we knew. The doors ...

Can Wanganui get any better?

A travel blog entry by paulcripsey


... wives! Then back to the living room where we enjoyed some very amusing cartoons that Nigel had done, some published and some for family amusement depicting life with Hope, which she laughs at along with the rest of us because as we all know, they broke the mould when they made Hope and we love her warmth and her funny ways and everything about her. We then headed off with Paula and Martin for a gentle journey up the Wanganui River on the Waimarie paddle steamer which ...

Getting high at Christmastime...

A travel blog entry by brixhambertie


... 8211; and endless recipes for what to do with the leftovers! In fact turkey is not eaten much here. I did see some frozen birds at $110 (55.....) although you could get them for a bit less if you shopped around. What tends to get eaten as a celebration meal is a large, sweet-cured/smoked ham. This is sometimes served with veggies but mostly with salads. Other meats are also cooked and of course, depending on where you are, ...

Free Campervan part 1 - Wanganui

A travel blog entry by edsutch


... our preys were answered - we turned off the main road and drove upto the fuel pumps - the penny then drops that this is a truck stop only (not clearly signposted) and all of the pumps are for diesel only. We head back out again losing valuable time and fuel! We finally get through to the Bluebridge who tell us that they cannot wait for anyone (fair enough) but said if we made it with 5 minutes to spare they will board us. We also find a station just past Blenhiem and fuel ...

Waitomo to Whanganui

A travel blog entry by lynne_n_tel


... out of town Tom Tom appeared to be taking us East instead of South West. We went with him for about 10 km before pulling over to look at the map - we were definitely heading the wrong way. We had a bit of a squabble, I accused Terry of taking a wrong turn back in Te Kuiti, he said he had only followed the directions Tom Tom had given him....... I then discovered that we (I) had spelt our destination incorrectly. Whoops, silly me, tut tut. It was a long drive to Whanganui ...


This B&B, located on 218 Great North Road, Wanganui, is near Wanganui River and Whanganui National Park.
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