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Huka Prawn Park

Karetoto Road | Wairakei Tourist Park, Lake Taupo, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-374 8474
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Interactive Prawn Park with Prawn Fishing in Taupo
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New Zealand's only Prawn Fishing Park. Located just 5 minutes from Taupo and offering hours of entertainment for people of all ages. Experience the thrill of landing the fiesty prawn at Hook-a-Prawn Fishing, enjoy the delight of hand feeding, baby prawns in the Prawn Nursery, and get up close and personal with Shawn the Prawn, in the Aquarium. Then head out to more than 6 hectares of fun and entertainment throughout the park, including interactive water features, adventure playgrounds, trout viewing and feeding, and geothermal foot baths. The day wouldn't be complete with relaxing beside the mighty Waikato River at the Riverside restaurant and bar and enjoying a mouthwatering selection of meals and beverages on offer. Huka Prawn Park, a day of fun and adventure for all!
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“prawns” (643 reviews)
“prawn farm” (61 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Karetoto Road | Wairakei Tourist Park, Lake Taupo, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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+64 7-374 8474
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1 - 10 of 875 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We didnt try the prawn catching, but i think if u have kids would be fun to try that.For the restaurant,we tried the prawn dishes,however it was not that tasty and special compare with the price i paid.

Thank Yee K
Reviewed 1 week ago

A new experience for me, various type of activities. Kids will enjoy as there are peddaling boats, water fun activities and more.

Thank hoda80
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review! We hope you come back again soon. From the Team @Huka Prawn Park

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite the pouring rain and not been able to catch any prawns this was a great experience and the meals at the restaurant where quick and delicious

Thank Kylie_co87
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kylie, Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your day with us. We hope that you come and visit us again soon. Kind regards, Huka Prawn Park Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely awesome experience. Very cool idea. Hayden and Greg were fantastic. Please pass on my feedback to them. But gosh you guys need to sort out that cooker that's supposed to cook the prawns. Waited 30 minutes for it to even attempt to warm up....More

Thank Nikki C
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nikki, Thank you for your review! I've passed your comments onto our wonderful team - Greg and Hayden. We are aware of the issues with the urn, please know we are working on fixing this intermittent problem as we speak. We really appreciate your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How can such a small creature cause so much emotion. The thrill of watching your line walk away as the prawn starts to nibble, the excitement of waiting and then pulling in the line, the frustration of losing your prawn or the ecstasy of a...More

Thank andrewrobarts
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Andrew, Thank you so much for your review! You win hands down best review. We really appreciate your feedback, hope to seeyou again soon. Many thanks, Stacey @ Huka Prawn Park

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place to fill in half- a full day Lots of laughs as you try to catch prawns with a cane rod / line and bait!! Our Grandchildren found the experience great as they managed to catch 4 prawns The Prawn Farm Restaurant for lunch...More

Thank John S
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Mr John, Thank you for the lovely review! We are super happy to hear that you and your Grandchildren had a lovely day and lunch with us. We hope to see all of you again soon. Kind regards, Team @ Huka Prawn Park

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So we weren't sure how much entertainment we would find in prawns but we had such a fun day. Thanks to Johann who was so helpful- showed us how to fish, got us out on the stand up paddle boards. The fishing is slightly additive...More

Thank hayley c
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Haley, Thanks for your feedback! We are glad to hear we exceeded your expectations on the day. We were very pleased to pass this onto Johann, I think it made his day. We look forward to seeing you again! Many thanks, Team @ Huka...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

For my dad it was his 3rd visit and a first for myself and my 7 and 9 year old lots of cool activities to do around the farm before trying the prawn finishing my dad finally on 3rd visit caught 3 rawns they are...More

Thank pookess
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feeback! We are wrapped to hear you and your family had a great day with us. Look forward to seeing you next time. Many thanks, Team @Huka Prawn Park

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Prawn park really exceeded my expectations. I thought it was a place for kids but we did the tour of the prawn farm when we arrived which was really interesting & we hand fed the prawns! The restaurant was outstanding, menu is short but has...More

Thank jennywE9720XF
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow thanks for the awesome review! Sounds like you managed to enjoy everything on offer at the Prawn Park. Look forward to seeing you all again soon. Many thanks, Team @ Huka Prawn Park

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

It's a good concept but the food was very overpriced for what it was and prawn fishing with a rod is just ridiculously hard.More

Thank mariaoberm
Prawn101, Guest Relations Manager at Huka Prawn Park, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Hi Maria, Thanks for your feedback. We hope you enjoyed the other activities throughout the park. There is definitely a knack to the fishing, two families over the July School holidays caught 38 each. Like any fishing it can be hard at times so we've...More

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