Portside Hotel

Address: 2 Reads Quay, Gisborne, North Island, New Zealand | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 2 Reads Quay, Gisborne, is near Longbush Wines and Montana Wines.
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    Travel Blogs from Gisborne

    100% success rate - one bag lost, one damaged!

    A travel blog entry by janet_and_ron on Apr 21, 2015

    1 photo

    ... a photo of bags when you're packed up and ready to leave the house.

    A "tile" would give you peace of mind - but maybe not any more efficient at locating the bag??!

    Try to think about what's actually in the bag as it is packed.

    Identification is important - maybe name and cellphone number on inside of bag - perhaps on stretchy strap - coloured strips of fabric on handles - coloured luggage straps - maybe paint!!!


    Revisiting Wairoa to Mahia Beach

    A travel blog entry by mtsc.hayes.14 on Apr 10, 2015

    19 photos

    ... it was time to get out of this place. No hurry to come back, sad to see a place you remember as big and vibrant actually being small and derelict.

    Out past Nuhaka to the Morere Hot springs. Another place I visited in my childhood. Warning the kids we were off for a tramp we headed out on the Ridge Track. Supposedly a 2 hour walk along the natural ridge line. Much grumbling and moaning from Caleb he finally settled in as he realised there was ...

    Just a few last queues......

    A travel blog entry by janet_and_ron on Jul 18, 2014

    ... and service varies greatly. The ability to hotspot is very useful, but we really only had that in Ireland with the Tesco card. In all cases, the assistant set up my phone for me with all the settings. It's important to research the best option before leaving home - it seemed to be harder to do it while we were away.

    Chargers - take battery pack plus camera cord, plus car charger for battery charger.

    Check dates on cameras!


    Day 33 Gisborne

    A travel blog entry by stuartandsue on Feb 25, 2014

    7 photos

    ... blueberry muffin she has ever had, slightly crispy on outside, slightly sour berries and white chocolate at base. In conversation with kiwis from Aukland and Turangi. They had just travelled along an unsealed road for 40 km and it had taken them 4 hours. Single file all the way with sheer drops either side. It would have been interesting to go on that road but once you have started you cannot turn around and reversing has its own dangers! On to ...

    Extremely pissed off

    A travel blog entry by hello-oceania on Jan 27, 2014

    Today was a joke!! we didn't even get to port in Gisborne because we got stuck in a storm, and this is supposedly the most sunny place in NZ, like 300 days a year are sunny. Of course this would happen. So basically the day is wasted. I am ****** because I absolutely hate this ship and want to get off!!! I went on a cruise as a means of transportation, not to be stuck on this stupid old ...