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Ohinemutu

Mataiwhera St, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Mitere Mitai Combo Experience with Hangi Feast and Cultural Performance
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Mataiwhera St, Rotorua, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 23 March 2017

Ohinemutu is a wonderful place to visit and spend time. The carvings on the Wharenui (Meeting House) are wonderful, and the Church is uniquely fascinating.

Thank Simon K
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Walking around Rotorua I saw a sign for this village, so I decided to visit....this is a living Maori village with Maori buildings and houses, there is also quite a lot of thermal activity and you can hear the water bubbling as its coming up...More

Thank Hazel D
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My partner said hey there is this place I used to visit when I was a child growing up in Rotorua. We ended up spending 3-4 hours wandering around enjoying the ambience of this Maori historical place.

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Ohinemutu can be quickly reached on foot from Lake Rotorua lakefront and it is a good place to visit a place where Maori culture meets the European culture. Ohinemutu was once the main Maori settlement in Rotorua, and still retains strong links to its Maori...More

Thank BurgerQueen78
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

My partner Claire and I visited this beautiful village on the shores of Lake Rotorua, close to the city centre and found peace, serenity and culture here The buildings are expertly and ornately carved and a joy to behold The nearby church has a beautiful...More

Thank theoriginalbubster
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We went inside St Faith's Churh and saw the beautiful etching over the lake. Great time to travel as it was preparation for Christmas.

Thank Neva S
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We had a stroll around Ohinemutu and admired the beautiful church and felt we had connected with a beautiful part of our cultural heritage. A good free option for a casual stroll from the lakefront.

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Ohinemutu is a residential area that is open to public at anytime to enter. We reached the place by walking along the lake from the city centre. It was a pity that when we are there, the visitor centre and gift shop is close. As...More

Thank lirene
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Really unique site with a lot of Maori touch, carvings, sculptures and Marae as the centre. Also in this site, an old beautiful church with a strong trace of Maori culture standing proudly next to Rotorua Lake, St. Faith Church, and the war hero cemetery....More

Thank santo t
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We walked around with a friend who is Maori lady, she was explaining things, otherwise there was no real signs with explanations of what was what. Beautiful buildings and amazing to see the thermal areas everywhere, coming out of drains, backyards, cracks in the cement...More

Thank rpmscorpion
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