Alton Lodge

76 Domain Road, Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, North Island, 3120, New Zealand | 4 star motel
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Travel Blogs from Whakatane

White island - active marine volcano

A travel blog entry by belhorizon1


... The noise of the boat engine woke them up and they came a bit closer, unafraid. They were not expecting food as it is a general rule of not feeding the animals in order to preserve their natural behaviour. Instead the captain of the boat started to go in circles with the boat, creating small waves. Apparently dolphins love playing and indeed they started to jump about following the trail of the ...

Back to Kawerau

A travel blog entry by edsutch


... of monopoly comes in. 2 games, then we decided to start cooking dinner. We had got some chicken out to defrost, and then just as we started to get it sorted we had a couple more people turn up. However we didn't have enough chicken and had to quickly go to the store to get more. So that night we had breaded chicken and pasta salad. Maybe for pudding we had muffins and ice cream, but I can't remember exactly. Then we sat and played more monopoly, this time it ended up ...

Round the East Cape and back to Backpacking

A travel blog entry by tony-helen


... br> Our sleeping accommodation tonight consists of a small shed 8 x 6, with a curved ceiling and French doors. Just one double bed and a small shelf to hold the light, is all the fixtures and fittings. It is such good fun as you will see from the photographs.

Pub meal was good. Also met more people staying at hostel so chatted till just before dark. Had to drive back while still some light to sort our things for the morning.

Off to bed in the shed! Bed very comfy. Night ...

Kawerau Thermal Motel

A travel blog entry by edsutch


... were slowly doing it up where they could, half of the rooms at least had new carpets, all have sky tv - new curtains always appearing. But what the motel does have for it is the fact everything is nice and clean, old normally makes you think dirty, nope not here thankfully! We only had 1 or 2 rooms to clean so Shannon & Grant showed us what cleaned what, where stuff was etc. a couple of hours and everything was done! The motel was not what Rae called a touristy motel, most ...

The unplanned trip

A travel blog entry by julesyscott


... culinary feast we shared a 50cent shower... You had to put the coin in the box on an adjacent building at which point water started immediately and lasted 3mins! Then we strolled onto the beach to see the moon rising... The photo doesn't do it justice at all but you get the picture. We hunkered down in a wind swept tent and dozed off in the tent, which Gary described as a ...

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This 4 star motel, located on 76 Domain Road, Whakatane, is near Ohope Beach, Whale Island Tours - Swim With Dolphins, and Whale and Dolphin Watch.
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