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Trip to see friends in Days Bay

We got the ferry from Queen's Wharf to Days Bay during our couple of days stay in Wellington... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Lyn T
,
Te Aroha, New Zealand
Nice Quant Small Town Other Side of the Wellington

Visited from Queens Wharf by East West Ferry and it took 30 minutes. Nice beach to stroll around... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
bkdashbbsr
,
Bhubaneswar, India
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“ferry ride” (11 reviews)
“nice beach” (8 reviews)
“east west” (6 reviews)
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We got the ferry from Queen's Wharf to Days Bay during our couple of days stay in Wellington. Fairly regular timetable across and back. Ferry Price a bit steep, I think - $11 per head each way. We met our friends in the Cafe opposite...More

Thank Lyn T
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Visited from Queens Wharf by East West Ferry and it took 30 minutes. Nice beach to stroll around. There are 2 to 3 small trecking routes which can be enjoyed. Nice food joints are there facing the bay. There are few places which can be...More

Thank bkdashbbsr
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

super ferry ride and enjoyed our walk into the little parade of shops, but not a great deal to do out there. really pretty LOCAL setting, lovely place to live we thought

Thank r s
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

Not a lot to see unless you like to walk into the forests but a bus will take you into Eastbourne for $2 each way or you can walk

Thank Margaret C
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

My husband and I made a day of it...walking along the beach, getting an ice-cream and lunch at the Days Bay Pavilion- We highly recommend the burgers

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We swung by from Lower Hut one evening thinking the place would be live with a beach culture but how wrong we were. The places was almost deserted and hardly anywhere was open.

Thank Paul_n_Cris
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

After riding my motorcycle along the coastal road, came to Days Bay for a break and a nice lunch. With a beautiful Wellington Day everybody was out enjoying the sunshine. The restaurant in the park was busy, but efficient in their service and generous in...More

Thank rick s
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

The ferry to Days Bay and Eastbourne is a very pleasant way to get out on the water and see a more picturesque aspect of Wellington. Not that there's much when you get there except the beach, a few craft shops and cafes. For the...More

1  Thank patinhongkong
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

It is one of useful ways to use your time in Wellington as there are not so many others.30 minutes boat trip and you are in fully turistical green area.Just all walking tracs are led up ointo the hill and we were not keen to...More

Thank Ted M
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Biggest n longest bit of sand in the area, with food, and Changing facilities I forgot, ..there is a wharf for the Wgtn to Days Bay at the beach! The Pavilions has the changing and toilet facilities. As well, there are picnic n BBQ areas(...More

Thank pieata
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Susan S
4 February 2018|
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Response from patinhongkong | Reviewed this property |
We ate at Chocolate Dayz Bay. It was quite good I remember, and busy. I didn’t do a review because I couldn’t remember what we ate except you ordered at the bar — no Waiter service.
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HongKonger9783
25 February 2015|
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Response from pieata | Reviewed this property |
Any time is ok, as long as it's fine!
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