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Whitianga i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

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Address: 66 Albert Street, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
Phone Number:
+64 7-866 5555
09:00 - 17:00
Closed now
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Sun 09:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 16:00

Drop in at our friendly Visitor Information centre to seek out the best on...

Drop in at our friendly Visitor Information centre to seek out the best on offer in sightseeing, attractions, places to stay, restaurants and the spectacular outdoor scenery and beaches that the Coromandel has to offer. Souvenirs, maps and guide books available.

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A quick visit for information and to look at NZ branded products

Lovely helpful ladies in the centre allowed me into their private quarters so that I could use a mirror - I had purchased a hat and wanted to see what it looked like. Great... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Nigel V
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely helpful ladies in the centre allowed me into their private quarters so that I could use a mirror - I had purchased a hat and wanted to see what it looked like. Great service.

Thank Nigel V
West Yorkshire
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100 reviews
31 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had just arrived in Whitianga and popped in to see what we could do for a day and a half. We spoke to a very nice lady who gave us some good suggestions about visiting nearby beaches and walks. We followed her ideas and so pleased we spoke to her because her help made our stay in Whitianga perfect.... More 

Thank WestYorksHomebird
Montrose, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
29 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It may be small but the information available from the shelves and staff covered all a traveller would need to know about the Coromandel and area. Staff were knowledgeable and helpful. Some goods to purchase were available as well.

Thank ihammie
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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219 reviews
86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Called in twice for directions on both occasions the staff were not particularly helpful or proactive. What a contrast to the excellent Opononi iSite.

Thank Supergranbee
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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42 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Looking for a few things to do we popped into this I -site and were not disappointed ,the lady who helped us was very helpful and we walked out with one booking and directions for more

Thank freddie855
Soldotna, Alaska
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43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Always visit the iSites in the towns you're staying in. We were able to get our hotel and our tour booked within minutes. You can look around to see everything to do in the area and book right there!

Thank Lori T
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I lost my phone in Whitianga on Saturday, in a phone case with my credit cards, drivers license, etc. I went into the Whitianga I-site to ask where the police station was. The lovely ladies in the I-site had been given my phone by the hero who found it in the public toilets nearby. The staff had spent some time... More 

Thank Lianne H
Huntington Beach, California
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

This I Site is the best. They are so helpful in getting you information, reservations, directions, pointers. Love them!

Thank Amy P
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31 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I used the I-Site to book my accommodation in Whitianga and in Coromandel Town and couldn't fault the staff. They also helped me with recommendations of where to eat so I was very pleased with the service

Thank SmudgeBirmingham
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30 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

went to the i site to gather information about boat trips to cathedral cove, staff helpful and knowledgable and offered us various choices, took the booking and phoned it through to the operator, seamless. painless, well worth a visit to get information on local activities. recommended

Thank saditch

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