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Unleash Northwest’s best kept secret for the ultimate day trip. Just over 40 mins from Auckland’s CBD lies one of New Zealand’s natural geothermal wonders - Parakai Springs.Large indoor and outdoor pools and two thrilling hydro-slides have been the...more
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150 Parkhurst Road, Parakai, Auckland 0830, New Zealand
After a 50 minute drive in sweltering heat it was a relief to pull into the wide open car park of Parakai Springs. Many car parks were available and I was lucky enough to park next to a couple who were having a heated argument....More
enjoyed parakai pools although my little one couldnt get into the kidzone because it was booked out he and I still enjoyed it. awesome pool for the little ones, very safe. The food from the caferteia was relatively cheap too. reccomend taking a look.
This place is old and tired, dont know how the slides stay up as wood very rotten up there. Too many peopke in the pools abd very basic food availableMore
Date of experience: October 2018
ParakaiSprings, Manager at Parakai Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for taking your time to visit Parakai Springs and we hope you enjoyed your visit. We can assure you that our slides are safe and we have a continued maintenance program in place and they are regularly checked by an engineer...More
My family and I recently visited Parakai Springs.
The kids really loved it, but to be quite honest it really does need an upgrade - it's looking very tired.
The most concerning, is the water slides, they really do look unsafe.
The timber poles that...More
Oh my gosh! I used to love going to this place but this last time I went it was beyong filthy. The pools were dirty, there shower blocks were disgusting, it was vile.
I literally got to the pools, got no warning that it was...More
We stayed the night at the holiday camp. Basic facilities, nothing flash but very clean! No tv/games room but we didnt miss it as we spent most of our time at the pools.The onsite cafe/shop is very handy providing a takeaway menu, icecream by the...More
It was a lovely winters day, but the water was warm enough to swim in the pools outside and then warm up, in the large indoor hot pool.
The inside has been painted and looks very nice.
The changing rooms were clean.
The family went...More
If you value your health and especially that of your kids, stay away from this hole. I would describe it as almost third world standards. We visited yesterday and within an hour of getting there my kids were vomiting. The water is filthy, the pool...More
Date of experience: June 2018
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ParakaiSprings, Manager at Parakai Springs, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018
Thank you for taking the time to visit Parakai Springs. We can assure our customers that our water quality is of a high standard and all our recent Aqualab tests have been very positive. Thank you for your feedback and we do hope...More