Barringtons Motor Lodge

Address: 34 Landing Road, Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, North Island, New Zealand | Motel
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This motel, located on 34 Landing Road, Whakatane, is near Ohope Beach, Whale Island Tours - Swim With Dolphins, and Whale and Dolphin Watch.
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    Travel Blogs from Whakatane

    Krakatoa here we come !!

    A travel blog entry by stevecherylmoss on Jan 30, 2015

    15 photos

    ... only a third full so plenty of space and the seats wrapped around the inside instead of being in rows so it was much more spacious than the one in Kaikora so a lot more comfortable for a reluctant sailor. We were going against the swell so a bit bumpy at first, I found a little book about White Island and read that (which basically ended up being the commentary for the tour guides) so I was dead clued up (was tempted to do my tour guide bit Susan but thought better of it !! Lol ).

    White Island or Wong island

    A travel blog entry by stevecherylmoss on Jan 29, 2015

    2 photos

    ... us on that map! ) then we saw the signs for Awakeri Hot springs so we pulled in. Again we thought that it might be a clearing in the woods with hot pools and mud bubbling away. However, it seemed to be a camp site, but a very upmarket one. We spoke to the girl in the office/ shop who said we were welcome to walk to the springs to have a look. We found out later that there was an entrance fee but as we didn't iffer to pay she didn't ask for any money. ...

    A journey back in time

    A travel blog entry by 17penwortham on Dec 22, 2014

    10 photos

    ... early morning combined to create a special prospect of comfort and discovery. We arrived in good time at Whakatane and once we bought our tickets boarded "Peejay V" a powerful boat able to carry approximately 30 passengers. We set off and once out of the harbour maintained a high speed. Deb and I sat on the back and enjoyed the sun and passing waves. The voyage to White Island took approximately one and a half hours. The island was discovered ...

    Settling in more

    A travel blog entry by jana_and_daryn on Dec 21, 2014

    5 comments, 24 photos

    ... s all good. overall, we have settled in really well in Whakatane and are really enjoying ourselves, the toughest decisions we face these days are which cycle-route to take or which trail to run or which beer to drink. of course, we are missing all of our friends and family - thanks to everyone for your texts and emails over the past 2 months. hope everyone has a wonderful festive season and a safe, happy and healthy 2015! xxx



    A travel blog entry by jana_and_daryn on Nov 09, 2014

    3 comments, 27 photos

    ... dinning table given a) we have no friends, and b) it is very unlikely we will make 6 friends any time soon.

    Next: the couches we ordered didn't fit up the stairwell... annoying, but a clear first-world problem. Having returned the couches, we (Daryn) researched every single couch we could possibly purchase in NZ and found better ones; when we went to buy the new couches, we were told our estimated delivery time was February 2015. ...