Twin Pines Tourist Park

340 Puketona Road, Paihia, Bay of Islands, North Island, 0204, New Zealand | Campground
Prices starting from $50.00
 

Travel Blogs from Paihia

Rain....rain...go away

A travel blog entry by fiandmichael on Feb 08, 2014

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Journeying further up north, the weather seemed to get worse and worse, getting to the point that the surrounding hills were covered in mist and we could just about see the cars ahead of us. Soon realising we had missed the turning for our next campsite we carried on north to Paihia. We wondered around Paihia and it dawned upon us that we hadn't …

Harura falls

A travel blog entry by sojealous on Jan 21, 2014

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Tuesday 21 JanuaryThere was quiet a bit of rain overnight so pleased we had a cabin. On the news it sounds as though the weather will stay bad for most of the day. We phone around campsites and get a basic cabin booked for 60 dollars on Twin Pines (www.twinpines.co.nz).
We head off to waipoua forest to look at the ancient Kauri tree (Tane …

To Swim or not to Swim?

A travel blog entry by fuzzyfruit

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... as opposed to whales, we found a large group who were very active. There are lots of rules and regulations surrounding swimming with dolphins and unfortunately this group had to be left on their own too as they had several juveniles with them. Apparently the babies feed from their mothers every three minutes and if we were to jump in the water with them they would want to play with us and would forget to feed! This means that ...

Going up north

A travel blog entry by suebar

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... it on the water. We rushed back from the Treaty House to the wharf at Paihia and caught the 1:30 ferry across to Russell. It is only a short trip and we were there by 2:00 in time to board a minibus for a mini tour of Russell. Russell only needs a mini tour as it is very small. The permanently resident population is small but is swelled by the holiday home owners who spend varying lengths of time there. The bus took us to Flagstaff Hill ...

Hundertwassen Toilets & Glow-worms!

A travel blog entry by twodrifters07

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... hot pools all around the property. It was $8 pp to camp (no services, but a great view of the bubbling hot sulphur-springs lake) and $5 to go in the 'spa', a series of about 8 little wooden pools with filled with varying degrees of hot (some of them very hot, 47-48 degrees C!) water. You sat on the sand in the bottom of the pool, and the springs bubbled up around you, making a natural hot-tub". There ...

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Location

This campground, located on 340 Puketona Road, Paihia, is near Treaty House, Haruru Falls, Paihia Harbour, and Carino Sailing & Dolphin Adventures.
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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding