Cooks Gardens Motor Lodge

Corner Guyton And Purnell Streets, P.O. Box 207, Wanganui, North Island, New Zealand | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on Corner Guyton And Purnell Streets, P.O. Box 207, Wanganui, is near Wanganui River and Whanganui National Park.
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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Wanganui

    What happened here?

    A travel blog entry by rob-heulwen on Mar 18, 2014

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    ... is considerably cheaper. Using an exchange rate of 1.87 that makes a litre of diesel about 0.79p and petrol about 1.17. Far cheaper than UK (thank goodness as we done over 1,000km all ready). Will update you on the stats again. Ho well it's into Wanganui for something to eat and make up for lasts nights pizza (although it was good). We saw loads and loads of restaurants on the way through to the camp site but told most will be closed before 9pm so must ...

    Catch up with Auntie Hope and the cousins

    A travel blog entry by paulcripsey on Jan 14, 2014

    10 photos

    ... circular flushing mechanism! We gave Hope a copy of our 2012 family photos and Paula and Nigel the 2003 rugby World Cup shirts that had already been rejected so ungraciously by Aussie cousins Tom and Charlie and by Sarah's husband Mark! Paula has now been promoted as my favourite cousin in law, because after initially tossing it straight back she actually wore it around the town for the rest of the day! Hope has Poems, ditties and sayings all over the ...

    Getting high at Christmastime...

    A travel blog entry by brixhambertie on Jan 05, 2014

    38 photos

    ... and a Kontiki – which is a fishing device, fired from the shore which when winched back in around 40 minutes later brings with it a haul of fish worthy of a small trawler... Yeah, right. The only time we have seen it catch anything is about three years ago when it caught Len's leg on the way out....! I admit I am probably being a bit negative here – I have only ever seen it used once...... And there's the ...

    Free Campervan part 1 - Wanganui

    A travel blog entry by edsutch on Dec 02, 2013

    19 photos

    ... that make up the island, the beaches look really nice but it made the sea water look dirty when we had been so happy seeing the bright blue waters everywhere down south! A walk along the beach for 30 minutes and it was back driving again, only for 5 minutes though until we stopped at a Chocolate factory, managing not to buy anything we had a good few samples each got free and the quickly got on our way before we felt guilty and bought some chocolates! Some more driving, ...

    On The Road Again... (Part 1)

    A travel blog entry by amy-and-ian on May 19, 2013

    1 comment, 7 photos

    ... The day was a shorter stint of only 21km which meant we didn't have to paddle that much - in fact I easily spent more time stood up looking around than knelt down paddling! Again we passed many pretty little waterfalls and a few prettier bigger ones, we also spent a lot of time just looking around us at the truly spectacular scenery that this river valley has to offer - native bush and wild life, beautiful bird-song and stunning reflections on the waters ...