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Whakatane i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

cnr Quay Street & Kakaharoa Drive, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
+64 7-306 2030
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Very helpful and very pleasant

Well ladies you out done yourselves. We found our visit to your centre very helpful and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Omaandopa17
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nsw
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Helpful staff

Centrally located in downtown, the Isite overlooks the water and the walking trail. The staff are... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
gjsamson
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Halifax, Canada
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Whether you're a regular to the Whakatāne District or a first-time visitor, we'll help make your stay a great one. For help booking activities or accommodation, and for further information or advice, contact the team at the Whakatāne Visitor Centre. We can make all your bookings during your stay - at no extra cost. We can also supply you with information and brochures on what to see and do during your visit. We're booking agents for Intercity, Naked Bus, Tranz Rail and Ferries. We have a wide range of maps available, from local walking tracks to road maps.
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cnr Quay Street & Kakaharoa Drive, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
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+64 7-306 2030
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well ladies you out done yourselves. We found our visit to your centre very helpful and informative. Love your sense of humour as it matched that of my husbands. Thank you for all your suggestions and help making our short visit memorable.

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Centrally located in downtown, the Isite overlooks the water and the walking trail. The staff are very helpful with our needs for the area.

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

We found the people at the information Centre very helpful. They had a great range of free material including things to do in the North Island and a great little book on cycle pathways through the North Island. We hired a bike for two hours...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

A great location, right by the river, it is a pleasant place to visit and absorb what the region has to offer - and that is lots. Which makes it amazing how knowledgeable the team were not only about the area but about the currency...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We found our plans changed and wanted to look at options in the area. There is so much on offer, it would be worth a few days to pursue some of the options ranging from a rail tour to sanctuary tours to cultural experience at...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

It was a rainy day and we decided to see if we could find a kiwi fruit farm to visit. We went to I-Site, the attendant there Googled, got on the phone and within minutes we were on our way for a wonderful 1-hour guided...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

the staff seemed genuinely interested in helping us find things to do. Great selection of maps, leaflets, gifts and T-shirts

Thank Jude C
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Pleasant helpful staff, plenty of pamphlets on display and offers to book attractions, items for sale and toilets just outside, river walk is adjacent to centre and shops just a stroll away.

Thank Wilma R
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

The weather was unpredictable and they helped me with various ways to fulfil what I wanted to do and did all the bookings for me.

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WhakataneNZ, Public Relations Manager at Whakatane i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Kia ora, thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Glad to help out. Safe Travels - Whakatāne i-Site Team

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

The staff were very helpful here and gave us plenty of time and information to help us choose how to spend our day in Whakatane. We chose to fly rather than helicopter and George and his daughter at White Island Flights were fantastic. We had...More

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