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Address: 96a Main St, Foxton 4814, New Zealand
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loverly

had morning tea there very nice and very good prices, pleasent surrounds and quite very well run. Parking was a bother last we visited due to road works but in the past plenty of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
billjohnson291
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Pahiatua, New Zealand
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Pahiatua, New Zealand
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had morning tea there very nice and very good prices, pleasent surrounds and quite very well run. Parking was a bother last we visited due to road works but in the past plenty of parking. Through the window in the cafe you can see the carriages the carriages that are pulled by the horses.

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Pukekohe, New Zealand
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Lots n Lots of very cool stuff. definitely a must see. Beautiful sight the children loved it and so will you.

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Thank fhepburn04
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Love the Foxton Fizz, very impressive with the structure of the windmill where wheat was grinded by the wind power.

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heathrow
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Wow what an interesting little town full of great shops with very friendly owners ready to welcome you we had a lovely couple of nights near stay in foxton caravan site lovely views of the estuary and walks down by the sea great camp site too.

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Thank sunshineheathrow
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93 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The windmill is interesting to see. Little gift shop in its Base allows for pressents for loved ones. We loved it. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

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1 Thank David J
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44 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Informative sheet provided on arrival. Pleasant view from top floor. Would be great to see it in action - when does that happen? Very good selection of Dutch food available.

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new zeland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Anyone driving south on the SH1 will be surprised to see a Dutch windmill off to the right. Do take the time to stop and have a look around. It's the real deal, a working windmill, built to a Dutch design and run by volunteers. It's not always working, but when it is you can have a look around at... More 

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Foxton, New Zealand
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

The windmill is so unique and very interesting with a working mill some days you can see them grinding the wheat into flour. Run by volunteers they do a great job.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Set in the middle of the town this windmill is stunning, very good condition and great history surrounding it. Has cafe close and you need to visit it if you re in the area.

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manawatu
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Always met with a polite hello from shop assistant. Shop is well stocked with all things Dutch be it sweet or savoury.Love their sweet and sour gherkins - large jar $9.90.

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