Waikite Valley Thermal Pools

Relax in our pure geothermal hot pools which are fed by the Te Manaroa Spring. Family friendly, camping and a great cafe.


$20.00 - $28.00
$11.00 - $15.00


Waikite Valley Thermal Pools is a unique place to bathe in the ‘Living Waters’ of the Te Manaroa Spring. It is the largest single source of 100% pure geothermal mineral water in New Zealand. Te Manaroa Spring can be viewed via a 5 minute walk along a scenic trail. Hot pool bathing options include 5 pools in the main area with temperatures ranging from 35 - 40 °C. There are 4 private pools (bookings recommended) where bathers can select and control the water temperature of their individual pool. All pools are drained and refilled daily.
Changing facilities, including showers and family change room are offered as is swimsuit/ towel hire.

Waikite has a tasty café on site serving barista made coffee, freshly made NZ snacks and meals.

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Physical address

Waikite Valley Thermal Pools, Waikite Valley, 648 Waikite Valley Road, Rotorua, New Zealand, Waikite Valley, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $20.00 - $28.00
(15 year(s) and under)
$11.00 - $15.00
Other charges:
Towel/ Swimsuit/ Locker charges apply
Further pricing information:
Please refer to www.hotpools.co.nz for Terms and Conditions and Refund Guidelines
Cancellation policy:
As a courtesy, cancellations should be made at the earliest possible convenience. Any refunds owing will be made in either cash or direct credit.

Opening times

Business hours:
10.00 am to 9.00 pm daily (except Xmas day). Pools drained from 8.30 pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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