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Address: Mangaroa Street | Tokaanu, Tokaanu, New Zealand
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+64 7-386 8575

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Good thermal pool

Enjoyed our time at this pool area. There are private pool rooms but we used the big communal one outside. Nice and hot, clear and relaxing. At $6 pp, good value.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Sally P
Blue Mountains, Australia
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Blue Mountains, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our time at this pool area. There are private pool rooms but we used the big communal one outside. Nice and hot, clear and relaxing. At $6 pp, good value.

Thank Sally P
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My 5 star rating is based, as all of my ratings are, on what I got out of it! These thermal pools are run by the local Maori village and are worth making this a place to visit if you are passing through and especially if you are staying in Turangi or the local area. After a day of fishing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came across these pools by accident. What fantastic value for a mineral bath and a warm swimming pool where you could stay for as long as you like all for $10 or $8 seniors. This was like heaven after heavy rain earlier in the day and after paying a lot of money for all other overpriced activities this was... More 

Thank Melissa O
Wele-Nzas Province, Equatorial Guinea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely quiet and oh so clean. Decided on way home from Wellington to visit these hot pools. Was pleasantly surprised at such a nice place. Walked over the small bridge spanning the river and into the little oasis. Definately a must for the traveler. $10 per person and $8 for seniors also a picnic area.

Thank Bev E
Wiesbaden, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Long car-driving - less pause. And then heavily pain in the lower back and a doctor in Kawhia who refused to give an injection. But on our next stop in Turangi we found the Tokaanu Thermal Pools. Two lovely, sympathetic ladies at the reception (Thank you so much. I will never forget you!) lead us in one of the private... More 

Thank TedNubi
Penzance, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

The pools have a choice of private and public baths.For $10 you can go in the private mineral baths and follow it with the public baths which is essential a warm swimming pool.It is $6 for the public baths alone. Note it is not a spar and is quaint/showing its age but we loved it. It was great value for... More 

Thank Andy M
Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We visited as we were in the area to go for a soak in one of the private thermal pools, which although a littler In down is excellent value for money. The added attraction is the 20 minute walk through the bush where you will see bubbling hot springs, dull fur pools and bubbling mud at really close proximity. Not... More 

Thank nessmorgan
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Great experience in the private thermal pools. Interesting woodland walk to see the source of the hot water. Good $10 worth. Would visit again and recommend it to others. Very helpful and friendly staff.

Thank JohnH194419
Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Locally run, unassuming and cheap. A great place to relax the muscles under the open sky after a day walking or adventuring around. 5mins from Turangi and easy to find with loads of parking. Go spend 20 mins soaking in the thermal hotpools. Private rooms are cheap and chill.

Thank 953LexNZ
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We always visit the hot pools when we are in the area The staff are lovely The pools were busy and we had a short wait on each visit The pools are a little run down which is a shame We were told that DoC is handing the pools back to the local Iwi and hopefully they will refurbish the... More 

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