Rutland Arms Inn

48-52 Ridgway St, Wanganui, North Island, New Zealand | Hotel
Prices starting from $117.00

Travel Blogs from Wanganui

Prune Juice!

A travel blog entry by smythadventures


... and to the disappointment of Josh, no sexy nurse to help him in the shower ;) The next morning we learned from the hotel owner (sweats man) that just two months ago this was a retirement home. He had bought it and decided to turn it into a hotel (worst idea ever!) Such a shame we only had one night there... notreallyitwaskindacreepyneverwanttosta ythereeveragain. But hey, it makes for a fun story, and that is what this trip is all about :)

Can Wanganui get any better?

A travel blog entry by paulcripsey


... written about children she had met, which brought a tear to the eye. We could have spent even longer looking at family photos, Paula's embroidery, Nigel's cartoons,paintings everywhere by Hope and others including by Martin. However the sun was shining and the sea was beckoning, so off we all set to the beach. A huge bay with a dramatic back drop and lovely views. The sea was warm to us from UK, so we enjoyed a swim, then more of the countryside; Martin, Paula and I ...

Getting high at Christmastime...

A travel blog entry by brixhambertie


... and Jeremy one for the South Island as well as various bits and bobs and, a few days later, we spotted some Kindle covers and I am now the proud owner of a deep purple jobby :-).

On Boxing Day, Wanganui plays host to the Cemetery Circuit Motor Bike Races. It is, apparently, one of the top road circuits in the world with tight turns, railway lines etc etc. However, much as motor racing fascinates me (…), ...

Free Campervan part 1 - Wanganui

A travel blog entry by edsutch


... these roads in but we had to remember it was free! Arrived at the campsite, sorted ourselves a nice spot right on the water after reversing down between people who had for some reason left this whole corner empty! Cooked our dinner of Honey Glazed Steak, Potatoes and Salad, had a beer and that was us done for day 1. A quick conversion from van and kitchen to bed and we were off to sleep ahead of our early morning wake up! Monday, 6am the alarm went off and up we got! The ...

Waitomo to Whanganui

A travel blog entry by lynne_n_tel


... and, as it seemed a little colder didn't bother putting the awning up. Terry Skyped Catherine while I went and had a shower - the amenities were really nice. When I returned to Elvis we decided we would treat ourselves to a night in a Motel the next evening, before we took the Ferry over to the South Island. We looked up a couple on Trip Adviser and ended up booking on Agoda. It was a struggle to find anything below around £80 per night and that didn't include a ...

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This hotel, located on 48-52 Ridgway St, Wanganui, is near Wanganui River and Whanganui National Park.
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