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Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

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Beautiful area, very quiet and great intro from the representative here

This is located in the main town in Ranfurly. It is extremely easy to locate since its location is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Braeght
Worth a visit!!

Not just an i-site,but like a wee museum with most interesting information.Lovely lady,not from... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
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We are the official source of visitor information for those travelling to Central Otago. Come and see us for quality objective information and booking services, our experienced staff can expertly help you with your plans and/or enquiries ranging...more
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3 Charlemont Street, Ranfurly 9332, New Zealand
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+64 3-262 7999
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is located in the main town in Ranfurly. It is extremely easy to locate since its location is set amongst other shops in the area. The lady at the front desk was extremely nice and cared to explain what goes on in the area....More

Thank Braeght
Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to spend in our i-SITE. I will pass along your lovely feedback to my staff. I hope that the rest of your trip was enjoyable.

Reviewed 13 June 2018

The shape of the building remind me something and actually it was a train station in the pass and now reused as the Information Centre. Therefore, plenty of exhibits related of the previous train stuffs here. Old photos, old carriage seats, tablet machine, flags, maps...More

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Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. The community is proud of the railway station and the work to make the display a snapshot of our history. I hope that you enjoyed the rest of your visit in our little town.

Reviewed 12 June 2018

This I-site has friendly staff and plenty of information of what to do and see along the rail trail and in the region.there is also a little exhibit about the history of the town region and the history of the Otago rail trail. at the...More

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Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. I am glad you enjoyed our centre and the display. I hope that the rest of your trip was enjoyable.

Reviewed 1 June 2018

Not just an i-site,but like a wee museum with most interesting information.Lovely lady,not from Ranfurly,but so enthusiastic,she sounded like a local !!

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Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you for your lovely feedback. I am pleased you enjoyed your visit and walk through our rail history.

Reviewed 5 May 2018

Nice to talk to local people about the area and work out what's best to do given individual interests. Lovely setting in the old station and a great part of the world, it was still quite buzzy with folk from the rail trail etc. and...More

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Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We have great things to experience through Central and I hope that your enjoyed our suggestions.

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Made a coffee stop en-route to Dunedin and called in at the old station. Exceptionally friendly and helpful service from Shirley. Thank you.

Thank Una A
Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for the lovely feedback. I hope that your trip through to Dunedin was enjoyable and you had a great Easter.

Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Cannot express just how good the service we experienced today was. Noelene(?) was just amazing and honest with how we could best experience the Central Otago rail trail. Many thanks and keep up the good work.

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Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for your lovely feedback. I will pass along to Noeline. We aim to provide information that will enhance the experience in Central. I hope that you enjoyed your stay and experience here in our area.

Reviewed 2 February 2018

I-site situated in iconic old railway station in rural New Zealand town. Even taking a photo of the place was well worth it.

Thank Lyn M
Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for your feedback. I hope that the rest of your trip was also an enjoyable one.

Reviewed 21 January 2018

Besides having lots of interesting local information, photos and brochures the building is also lovely. A special thank you to Noeline who at short notice very kindly organised a curling session and transport for our family of four. We had a great time on the...More

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Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you for your review. I am glad you had a great time curling and enjoyed the visit to Naseby. I will pass along to Noeline your comments on the service she provided. I hope that the rest of your holiday was great.

Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Noeline has been amazing, great travel tips and even took the effort of informing restaurants along the trail we had lost a vest along the way. Highly recommended, pop in for the video about the trail when you bike along it!

Thank Sven M
Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Ranfurly i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you for your lovely feedback. I will make sure to pass this along to Noeline. I hope that your vest was found and returned to you and that the rest of your trip was a great experience.

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