TripAdvisor Reviews The Estuary North Island
Travel Blogs from North Island
... sleep and slipped into town to check things out. Turns out the market was pretty sweet. All the items had to be made in New Zealand, no imports allowed. We found adorable homemade teddy bears and stuffed teddy owls filled with rocks so they could be used as doorstops. We wandered past a stale with wooden trains five cars long for a ridiculously cheap price. We discover a gal who made felted wool into incredible intricate ...
... we are going to camp for the night, a place called Riverglen. It's a few cabins and campsites that have been put on a farm in the middle of nowhere. The only reason we know about it is because an app on my phone 'Campermate' told us it was there. The lady that checks us in says that the app is a god send for her as now she doesn't need to rely on just signs at the bottom of the road to let people know they are there. A positive aspect to ...
... visiting Ben's aunt Mal and Uncle Alan, it was so nice to see them and explore the town and the surrounding areas. We visited Whangarei falls and the water was in full flow with all the heavy rain last week, it was cascading off the ridge at quite some speed! There was a corrigated iron walk-way over the falls and a lovely path which took you around the woodland surrounding the waterfall. The path lead you to the bottom of the waterfall and the spray from the water ...
... amazing. They are motivated, kind, and helpful to each other. It is a very small class of 13, as it is rare for students to make it to this point. I begin a very long trigonometry unit with them on Wednesday (so I've been doing a lot of my own homework trying to relearn everything)! Today, however, we did an activity outside on "loci". For the non-math readers, think of it like this: If I stand in the middle of a field and throw you a rope, and you ...
... building is great muscles and eggplant Parmesan. We are joined by Karl A Swiss tourist to his studying English here on holiday. Got into the car and went to look for the hot wave Café at Carol's encouragement and were in the wrong spot soon so ended up in a soft sand beach near disaster hair raising according to Steve. Steve's masterful driving skills of very gently backing up and not burying our car wheels in soft sand save the ...
Other places to stay in North Island
75 Featherston Street, Wellington | 4 star hotelfrom $125
- Helpful staff
- Ottimo albergo
- Großartiges Hotel
128 Albert St, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $119
- Sleek, modern, and excellent
- Can't fault it
- Great choice
Cnr Princes St and Waterloo Quadrant, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $149
- Excellent 5 day stay
- Loved the Hyatt!
- Nice Hotel for the Price
83 Symonds Street, Auckland | 5 star hotelfrom $146
- Excellent Hotel
71 Mayoral Drive, Auckland | 5 star hotelfrom $110
- Great hotel
- Great location. Excellent service!
- Great Value for money !!!
90 Federal St, Auckland | 5 star hotelfrom $147
- Helpful Staff
- International quality heaven in Auckland
- Visa problems
Corner Victoria & Federal Streets, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $118
22 - 26 Albert Street, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- Great view - terrible service
- Fantastic hotel, excellent service! A true 5* gem!
- **Well appointed & luxurious**
2 Grey St, Wellington | 4 star hotelfrom $165
- OK but some real problems
- Make sure you have a view !!
- Disappointing and soul-less
171 Queen St, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $142
- Best Concierge
- Okay for a quick visit.
9 - 17 Byron Ave, Takapuna | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Awesome Hotel! Highly Recommended!!!
- Terrific choice
2 Ascot Road, Airport Oaks, Mangere | 3 star hotelfrom $105
10 Waterloo Quadrant, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $94
- Thank goodness!
- Cool hotel and excellent value for money
1000 Eruera Street, Rotorua | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- Great hotel
- Great deal in best location, right by the lake!
- Enjoyable stay
Corner Eruera & Hinemaru Streets, P.O. Box 1044, Rotorua | 4 star hotelfrom $82
- Ok hotel -- don't expect any frills
- Very Average
- Good value for money
10 Tryon Street, P.O. Box 6220, Rotorua | 3 star hotelfrom $81
Lake End Tutanekai Street, Rotorua | 4 star hotelfrom $105
- Good Value Stay In Central Rotorua
- The nicest hotel in Rotorua
- Better than expected for a Novotel
153 Featherston Street, Wellington | 3 star hotelfrom $82
8 Customs Street, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $92
59 Federal Street, Cnr Kingston Street, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Okay for a night
- Horrible bathroom
- Would not return to this hotel
Corner of Kirkbride & Ascot Roads, Mangere | 3 star hotelfrom $90
7 Alma Street, Hamilton | 4 star hotelfrom $120
170 Wakefield Street, Wellington | 3 star hotelfrom $143
- Club Class not worth the extra money!
- Great location but nothing to write home about
- Good location, otherwise nothing special
21 Viaduct Harbour Avenue, Lighter Quay, Auckland | Hotel
- Genau, was man von einem Westin erwarten würde!
- Great Westin foundations..but with opening jitters!
- Ausgefallen, aber schön
196 - 200 Quay Street, Auckland | 3 star hotelfrom $81
147 Quay Street, Auckland | 4 star hotelfrom $248
- Hated it!
- Beatiful and fun
- Super views and location