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Eastwoodhill National Arboretum Douglas Hill Centre

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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Bring your camera and wear your walking shoes. Eastwoodhill has 25 kilometres of trails that take you past a variety of trees and plants. Some are native to New Zealand and some are not, including the Mighty Sequoia transplanted from California. Go early in the morning as you can spend 7 - 8 hours wandering the trails, so bring your...

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Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Take a picnic. Enjoy a walk through n8ative forest then have a picnic lunch followed by one of the other many walks and a play on the awesome playground. Kids and adults can have fun there and no fitness required. A bit pricey but if you stay the day it's worth it.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 November 2015

We drove the ±35 km from Gisborne and arrived there soon after their opening time for the day. Reception was warm and friendly. Soon, we were off along one of the marked pathways. We had planned in some other activities for the day, so we were not able to see more of the place. Our chosen path took us to...

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Reviewed 19 May 2014 via mobile

What a wonderful place. Mr William Douglas Cook is immortal. As long as humans walk the earth surely this place will remain a paradise and visitors will be in awe of his vision. We stayed one night and had the bunkhouse to ourselves. Wonderful! It could only be better with friends and a game of 500.

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 April 2013

We stayed two nights in the Autumn and what a tranquil place, the trees are mature and the extensive network of walkways provide a range of vistas and types of trees. The plantings were from 1910 and originally Northern Hemisphere species but there are native areas, Australian and South African specimens too. An arboretum not to be missed. the accommodation...

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Address: 2392 Wharekopae Road RD2, Ngatapa, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Gisborne Region > Ngatapa
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“We did not stay there, so I am not in a position to comment on rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles schalk1, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Book the private suite if available. Walls a bit thin in the other rooms and can hear snoring... However often you are the only ones staying here. Communal lounge fire place etc”
 of 5 bubbles karins384, 29 Apr 2013 | Read review
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