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Crystal Mountain

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Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
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Colourful gems

Is good but only called in cause I was passing. Wouldn't go out of my way to go there. Nice cafe... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Linda S
Auckland, New Zealand
via mobile
Total Waste of Money

At $35 per adult/child for a full pass this is a total waste of money. The place is run down, only... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Crystal Mountain is West Auckland's Premier Tourist Attraction loaded with fun activities and much to see and do.This exciting purpose built gallery houses New Zealand’s largest selection of Crystals and Minerals from around the world and has been...more
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80 Candia Road | West Auckland, Auckland Central, Auckland 0614, New Zealand
+64 9-833 5033
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At $35 per adult/child for a full pass this is a total waste of money. The place is run down, only about 3 staff so you have to wait to go inside to pat a rabbit, go on the small roller coaster or train. Aside...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 18 November 2018

I went here years ago with my wife given we live close and we said never again, over priced and not a lot to see. I now have kids and they wanted to go, I thought we could give it another go, we paid $15...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PatD1069
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Went to Crystal Mountain because the 10yo grandson was staying with us and loves crystals and fossils. Can't believe I have not been before this. Amazing display and shop with every crystal you can imagine. Well displayed and good prices. Museum is excellent. Nice cafe.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chrisdV2469ZY
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great value day out with the kids minus the queues for rides. But of everything, able to feed the animals, train ride, dinosaurs, horse rides, tractor rides, kids roller coaster, playground and about the same price as most farm type places but you also get...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kim S
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Is good but only called in cause I was passing. Wouldn't go out of my way to go there. Nice cafe and friendly staff

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Linda S
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Highly Recommended!! Was staying with family for the last of the School Holidays visiting from Nelson and decided to take my son and his cousins to Crystal Mountain, Good choice the kids had a blast!! The roller coaster is kiddie friendly which I enjoyed myself,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We had such a good day out at Crystal mountain. There was 15 of us in total and everyone had so much fun. Staff were friendly and fun too. The kids enjoyed being able to run between activities and having as many turns on everything...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RobF2307
Reviewed 18 July 2018

There will always be people who are just too hard to please, no matter how hard someone tries. According to a lot of reviews in the last year it appears that, for whatever reason/s, Crystal mountain became a mountain of maintenance issues. What I discovered...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank aprildiamond2018
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Hello, everyone. first off these reviews are horrible and completely false. Do no't listen to them as you will be falsely told. So for a start the parking was free and you just walked in there. There was about 3-4 people behind the counter in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Troykiller
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I love spending time at Crystal Mountain and could spend hours wondering around looking at all the amazing coloured gem stones they have there. Staff are very helpful and pleasant to talk to.

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank JackyA264
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9 May 2018|
Response from blai99 | Reviewed this property |
Yes lots of crystals for sale and coffee food etc is good. It us the entertainment park that is not worth the effort.