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Mitai Maori Village

196 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Mitai Maori Village Ancient World Experience
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Mitere Mitai Combo Experience with Hangi Feast and Cultural Performance
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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196 Fairy Springs Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
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"glow worms"
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"war canoe"
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"great night"
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"sacred spring"
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"chocolate cake"
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"rainbow springs"
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"lamb"
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"hangi meal"
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"cultural experience"
in 109 reviews
"bush walk"
in 48 reviews
"potatoes"
in 49 reviews
"new zealand"
in 119 reviews
"maori village"
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"different languages"
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"entertaining evening"
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"buffet style"
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"whole evening"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend we have been here about 4 times and counting such a good experience food is amazing

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We started with a show performed by native Maori enactors. It was clear the enactors were serious and rightfully proud of their heritage and culture. That was followed up by a generous buffet including a hongi (sp??), a Maori pit barbeque type meal. As noted,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our hangi. A lot of dinner/shows like this can be tacky but this one was not. The food was fabulous and the show exceptional. We did the Rainbow Springs add-on and saw a kiwi and a few other nocturnal birds, but, in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative about Maori culture dress and dance. The haka was very good. The food was traditionally cooked in a hangi. Beautiful food so tasty and juicy

Thank Howard B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes we knew this was going to be 'one for the tourist' but thought we give it a try anyway, so glad we did. We had free pick up from our accommodation, once there we bought a bottle of their own label wine to enjoy...More

Thank Val B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Informative yet entertaining. Learned quite a bit about old Maori customs and traditional food. The host was very funny to boot. They make you feel very welcome. Last but not least, the hanging meal was scrumptious. Definitely worth it when you have the money for...More

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dooda_11
10 April 2018|
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Response from rich s | Reviewed this property |
We found that by the time the bus has dropped you at the site, visited the grounds, village, eaten a 3 course meal you will be unlily to leave before 10: it get quite cold so wrap up and wear sturdy shoes.
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Ashley M
24 January 2018|
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Response from rich s | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t take the night experience either but they are very organised so I would expect by 22:00. It’s a good night but the staff looked very tired the events are every night,
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