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Whitianga i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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We went there to look up what tours were available, the lady was very helpful and have us options... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dommontd
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Perth, Australia
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Went initially for a map, the lady was most helpful with our queries. Booked our trip here. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Purple_granny1
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Drop in at our friendly Visitor Information centre to seek out the best on offer in sightseeing, attractions, places to stay, restaurants and the spectacular outdoor scenery and beaches that the Coromandel has to offer. Souvenirs, maps and guide...more
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66 Albert Street, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there to look up what tours were available, the lady was very helpful and have us options, very good to deal with

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dommontd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went initially for a map, the lady was most helpful with our queries. Booked our trip here. Lots of information available

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Purple_granny1
Whitianga i, Manager at Whitianga i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. I am pleased we were able to help with all the extra information we provided.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived in Whitianga, we only had the day to explore the area. We popped into the center and Sally immediately took care of us. She was ever so pleasant!! She suggested several places that were of high interest to us nature lovers and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank texanchica
Whitianga i, Visitor consultant at Whitianga i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow!! What a fabulous review, thank you so very much, that is truly motivating for me and the team to hear. I am so pleased I was able to assist you, it helps when I share the same love of the area. Please come back...More

Reviewed 3 December 2018

can recomend lots to do in the area helpful staff and can help with bookings, buses and shows that are coming to town

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lorrainec160
Whitianga i, Manager at Whitianga i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Thanks Lorraine for your feedback. Glad my staff were helpful and made your time in the i-SITE an enjoyable one.

Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Nice people here. Stopped in for some maps and checked out some New Zealand branded shirts. Very reasonable prices and high quality.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KatB92020
Whitianga i, Manager at Whitianga i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you had a nice experience while visiting the Whitianga i-SITE.

Reviewed 17 November 2018

The first time I went there there was a long queue so went back later. Great knowledgeable service and friendly people.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 111shiwa
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

The Whitianga visitor centre is the best I have come across in all my travels. They have great staff and the best quality, small/compact and affordable New Zealand souvenirs. Being small and compact means it is light to travel with and will fit in your...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Louise C
Whitianga i, Manager at Whitianga i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Thank you Louise for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your experience at the Whitianga i-SITE and you thought the souvenirs were of good quality. We have been working hard on getting more New Zealand made products. The team here were thrilled to hear...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018

I-site was okay.. went in to grab some brochures of things to do in wet weather, staff member came over and was a little bit rude. Got what I needed though.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BreaBax
Whitianga i, Manager at Whitianga i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

I'm sorry to hear your experience was not what you expected. That was truly not our intention. We appreciate your feedback. I will address the situation with my staff.

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We have used many of these centres in Nz and they are always great! Not so here...on Saturday the lady on duty was anything but friendly and welcoming and it was like we were an inconvenience asking questions. We had done a fair bit of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChrissyPortmacquarie
Whitianga i, Manager at Whitianga i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

I'm sorry to hear about your bad experience. We're normally known for our exceptional attention to detail, and we regret that we missed the mark. My name is Andrea and I am the manager. If you would like to discuss this further, please contact me...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Looking for accom and tours. Very helpful. Plenty of information on everything to do in Whitianga. Would recommend stopping there when you get to town

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lesleywalker55
Whitianga i, Manager at Whitianga i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for your feedback. Glad you enjoyed your visit to the Whitianga i-SITE and we were able to help. Enjoy the rest of your stay in the Coromandel Peninsula.

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