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    The Flying Fox

    3081 Whanganui River Road, Whanganui 4576, New Zealand
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    30/7/2017 31/7/2017
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    • Very good2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    1 - 5 of 36 reviews

    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    rare experience in terms of access to the accommodation as the only access is by flying fox. The flying fox takes 2 people and luggage. The chalets were rarely interesting . The accommodation was warm and comfortable in a quiet peaceful bush location. Really friendly...More

    Thank keirunga
    Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

    Flying Fox is a great accommodation stop. To get to it you put a couple of you and bags ithe the Flying fox to cross the Whanganui river. Getting great view s both ways. Once there the accommodation is dreamy.in an almost tropial garden with...More

    Thank Chris S
    Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here as a large group of 11 whilst mountain biking the Mountain to Sea trail. It was a perfect stop over that added to our adventure. The cableway offers fantastic views whilst traversing over the river and is an awesome way to gain...More

    Thank CWood5
    Reviewed 26 March 2017

    From the moment of arrival to the time of departure this place captivates the imagination. We arrived by bicycles down a steep drive to a small shed and landing where a cable stretched across the river. There is a gong and an intercom. A voice...More

    Thank Cardinalfang58
    Reviewed 26 March 2017

    This place is simply amazing, from the moment you get out of your car! Unlike anywhere I have stayed around the world! Excellent hosts who are friendly and very accommodating. The food was fantastic and the location breath taking! We didn't have a lot of...More

    Thank Deb B
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$ 59 - US$ 154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Manawatu-Wanganui Region >
    • Whanganui
    • Also Known As
    • The Flying Fox Hotel Wanganui
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    Traveller (33)
    Room & Suite (31)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (30)
    Bathroom (3)
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    "peaceful and rejuvenating place to stay"
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    "There are camping grounds adjacent as well as a glamping suite nearby. Stayed at the Brewer's Cottage."
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    "If you are looking for budget accommodation they do offer camping"
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    "Glamping tent for travellers on a budget and nature lovers; Cottages for families and bigger groups;"
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