Nelson Lakes National Park

Nelson Lakes National Park

DOC Visitor Centre

Reviews

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Simon Quass

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Very friendly, a lot of information, very useful.

Reviewed over 3 years ago and experienced in October 2015

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Philipp Richter

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

Good information and friendly.

Reviewed over 3 years ago and experienced in October 2015

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Sophie Kalnymsky

Canada

Ranking: 9/10

People at the counter are very knowledgeable about the Abel Tasman area, friendly, accommodating and have helped us organise various activities (walks, kayaks, taxis, accommodation etc). Bravo for the quality of service!

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Sophie Arru

France

Ranking: 8/10

Incredibly well explained walks, history and environment of the Nelson/Marlbrough/Tasman area.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

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Jonathan Brunetti

Argentina

Ranking: 8/10

Beautiful place to do hiking!

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

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Maria Schober

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

Good and experienced advice.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago and experienced in February 2015

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Adam

Czech Republic

Ranking: 8/10

Nice place.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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Fanny DeBon

France

Ranking: 6/10

The DOC site itself was very good with loads of explanation but was not informed well enough as the person did not tell us about closed tracks. The ranger onsite instead was great.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in December 2014

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Sibylle and Nadine

Switzerland

Ranking: 8/10

Good information, precise but not over enthusiastic.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in December 2014

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Bartlomiej Berger

Germany

Ranking: 7/10

Not quite as nice as in DOC Wanaka, but the DOC sites were very nice and in a beautiful spot.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in November 2014

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Esther Itier

France

Ranking: 7/10

Nice staff with good advice.

Reviewed over 4 years ago

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Sanne Meijer

Netherlands

Ranking: 8/10

Cool information on stuff.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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Florian Klein

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

Nice little museum, very informative.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in April 2014

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Kathi

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

Many information material, nice and clean toilets, walks starting here.

Reviewed about 5 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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Anne Haenchen

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

A lot of information maps, nice house, nice people, a lot of sandflies.

Reviewed about 5 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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Johannes

Germany

Ranking: 7/10

Helped us to book the great walk, friendly people.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Matthias Freiling

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Nice people there, very helpful and friendly!! Good service.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Kristyna

Czech Republic

Ranking: 10/10

Was a rainy day. The lady was really nice to us.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Wayne Schist

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

Very informative information centre, good local history.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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David Krasner

Israel

Ranking: 10/10

The guy at the reception was really nice, had a lot of patience and knew the area well. It was a pleasure to get advice from him, he did not let us feel ashamed as it was our first time doing a multi trip.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Stu Murray

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

The camp officer was very helpful considering the late arrival of many people.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in March 2013

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Gerard Berote

Belgium

Ranking: 9/10

Very good location information with flora and fauna.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in February 2013

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Hadar

Israel

Ranking: 5/10

They answered all our questions, but they did not tell us that the track we were about to do included a whole day of walking in mud and crossing through the river which was horrible! I think they should let people know about that!

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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Clara Hayes

United Kingdom

Ranking: 7/10

Informative and good booking system.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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Leon Courtney

New Zealand

Ranking: 7/10

The DoC centre is up the road from camps, you need to visit camp first to get the feel for the place, otherwise ok.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Evian Bolz

Israel

Ranking: 10/10

Did a back country pass and got the information for the Pelorus track

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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Michael Rohn

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Helpful staff, lots of information.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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Jean Batiste Le meur

France

Ranking: 9/10

Small museum you can visit for free. (about the history of the region, birds and trees.)Much information available for tracks from 1 hour to various days, Big maps very helpful.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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Daniel Naveh

Israel

Ranking: 9/10

There is a good map of the area that helps you to choose nice tracks.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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Mayan Goddat

Israel

Ranking: 9/10

Good maps of the area, track, day/multi day and also nice helpful people.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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Ngaire Davies

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

Very helpful staff.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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Giles Leonard

England

Ranking: 8/10

Nice well thought out information centre, lots of good displays and friendly staff.

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in March 2013

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Sian Bolderson

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Lots of information - local wildlife, activities, weather information. Unfortunately no internet. Helpful staff.

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in March 2013