Orakei Korako Geyserland Resort

Orakei Korako Geyserland Resort



76 Rankers Reviews

65 Face-to-Face

6 Geothermal

4 Reporoa



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North IslandRotorua RegionReporoa


  • Geothermal


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Andrew Hugh Hart

Ranking: 7/10

This was a great viewing experience I would recommend going. However my 11 year old son had a negative experience that soured our day. He accidentally left a library book behind in the cafe. The next day we found it in the middle of the road ripped up and obviously tossed out a car window. The staff were helpful informing me.
I suspect there are shady types hanging round this cafe so be careful! Disappointed by this pointless act of vandalism (bastardry)

Reviewed 7 months ago

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Ral Pritchard

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

A remote location on the river Waikato, without the crowds at other Rotorua sites. An incredible geothermal landscape.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago and experienced in January 2016

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Johannes F


Ranking: 8/10

Very interesting and not crowded at all. Untouched nature.

Reviewed about 2 years ago and experienced in December 2016

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Amadine Lachaire


Ranking: 8/10

We have visited this volcanic valley, we have enjoyed even if we found the visit quite expensive We did not know that we would need to pay to visit 'natural gift of nature'.

Reviewed about 2 years ago and experienced in October 2016

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ben carroll


Ranking: 10/10

This is a review of the overnight parking for self-contained campervans if a ticket for the thermal area is purchased. As an overnight camping spot It doesn't get better than this. The views across the lake to the terraces were stunning. At times the water is warm enough and not too hot for bathing. We were the only van camped overnight so super quiet. The staff were very nice. We arrived at about 3:30pm and planned to visit the thermal area the next day. (boat ride across the lake). They asked if we wanted to see the thermal area now and still go the next day. We took them up on the offer. They have nice toilets with sinks that they offered to keep open all night for us. They even have free internet which was very fast - no telephone reception though. I strongly recommend camping and the thermal area itself is one of the best

Reviewed over 2 years ago

Jan's avatar



Ranking: 6/10

Geothermal area on a little island. Very interesting geothermal pools and boat trip and free coffee.

Reviewed about 3 years ago and experienced in February 2016

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Ludovica Velo


Ranking: 9/10

Here you will see some waterfalls of all colours, blue and orange are the main ones - the walk is very simple and the track is very well done. You will remember this place!

Reviewed about 3 years ago

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Ranking: 8/10

Quite expensive, but very nice to see, especially when you have not seen volcanic activity before.

Reviewed over 4 years ago and experienced in April 2014

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