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St. Faith's Anglican Church

Corner of Mataiawhea & Korokai Streets | Ohinemutu, Rotorua, New Zealand
+64 7-348 2393
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Beautiful Quaint Church

This is a very quaint church tucked away near the seaside. Very windy and gives a 1950's kinda feel... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Taipei101
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Kuala Lumpur
Beautiful Maori church

If you are interested in Maori history and culture, this church will be an unforgettable experience... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Gulliver07
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Vancouver
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Corner of Mataiawhea & Korokai Streets | Ohinemutu, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very quaint church tucked away near the seaside. Very windy and gives a 1950's kinda feel when you walk around the church. The service was conducted in Maori and English and anyone was invited to attend. After service, there was refreshment served...More

Thank Taipei101
Reviewed 27 October 2017

If you are interested in Maori history and culture, this church will be an unforgettable experience for you. It has many beautiful Maori artifacts including carvings and woven panels. The highlight is a glass engraving of Christ on a large window with a view of...More

Thank Gulliver07
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We were in Rotorua during Easter Week and the services at St Faith were highly recommended by locals. We decided to go and it was unique. The church is small, lovely and simple in design. It is located in the midst of a Maori village,...More

Thank VWriter
Reviewed 5 July 2017

A very well kept village on the shores of Lake Rotorua with a most beautiful Church. Certainly worth a visit to this site.

Thank teroti
Reviewed 4 July 2017

St Faith's integrates both Maori and traditional decoration resulting in a beautiful but simple church, with fabulous Maori panels and a stunning stained glass depiction of Christ in a Maori cloak. On the shores of Lake Rotorua the church is in a beautiful setting and...More

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

St. Faith's is a lovely little church that truly shows the culture of the region. The memorial to Maori who served in the New Zealand military is quite unique and touching. The volcanic activity in and around the church is very unique as well, resulting...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

Always take our overseas visitors here to see Christ on the Lake glass window. Also love all the Maori carving and panels.

Thank AuntyMerv
Reviewed 21 May 2017

When the sun is shining, you'll see the reflection on the water in front of the church, complete with steam/thermal activity. The local area/community around the Church is worth at least 30 minutes of your time, where you'll see plenty of steam from drains/people's gardens,...More

Thank 351dannyw
Reviewed 27 April 2017

this was a very interesting wander and the embossed window is well worth a look he looks to be walking on water quite something and the burial on top of ground was interesting..

Thank 2014mans
Reviewed 26 April 2017

A guide from the museum pointed us in this direction and we were very grateful. The church is a peaceful place and very well kept.

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