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East Coast and the Volcanic Zone Sights

Morere Hot Springs

  • State Hwy. 2 Map It
  • Gisborne
  • Bath/Hot Spring

Updated 02/18/2014

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Set in 1,000 acres of native bush, this unique place provides modern bathing facilities in an unusual natural environment. A cold outdoor pool is alongside a warm indoor pool, and in the forest a few minutes' walk away are smaller hot or warm pools with a cold plunge pool. Two private hot pools are also available. Following the walking trails through the forest can take 20 minutes or stretch to two to three hours. Morere is roughly halfway between Wairoa and Gisborne, north of the Mahia turnoff.

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State Hwy. 2, Morere, Gisborne, Gisborne, New Zealand

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Sight Details:

  • NZ$8 adult, NZ$5 child, private pools NZ$12 per half hour
  • June–Oct., daily 10–6; Nov.–May, daily 10–9

Updated 02/18/2014


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