Pauanui Pines Motor Lodge
Travel Blogs from Pauanui
... br> Pauanui Golf consists in fact of two courses, nine holes each, separated by 500 m, both short, narrow and with many trees… Not easy for newcomers but always such a joy to be on any golfcourse
And the rest of the day? Packing our stuff as we leave for Auckland tomorrow morning, some cleaning and a last stroll along the beautiful ...
... in the SW corner of France: many holiday homes, the majority of them quite pretty, and superb vegetation. Once the summer over, peace and serenity return.
According to the lady in the Clubhouse of the golf course, Pauanui counts some 700 residents in winter, whereas this number often exceeds 10.000 in summer…
We found the place delightful. There is a lot to see and do in the area. Every aquatic activity is available here: ...
... more open and rural, with lots of cattle
(herds of over 100 head are not exceptional) and after a few more miles the
hills gave way to rather flat land. Considerable road works are being
undertaken to improve the bypass of Tauranga. But even there very coarse gravel
is used in the sealing and tyre-noise is therefore very loud. But apart from
that the road grid is of good quality!
We had a cup of very good coffee in Kati-Kati along
the road in a ...
... filmed parts of Narnia and The Hobbit. You can only get to see it all when the tide is out and it is a 45 minute hike to the cove. When we went it was wet and windy but had to go as it was our only chance. Well worth it the beach is in a Marine Reserve and the Cave you walk through and the Limestone Islands are a spectacle. We also drove to Coromandel Town and visited Driving Creek Railway a ...
... than planned drive to Auckland where Mary drops me at the hotel for the night and she goes directly to the airport to catch her plane. I leave exactly 24 hours after she does on the exact same plane - too bad we couldn't share that portion of the trip as well. Then I arrive home to KC 15 minutes after I've taken off - how weird is that? I leave Friday evening at 7:30 and get in Friday evening at 7:45...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking