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Raftabout Rotorua

Hangar 14s, Rotorua Airport. 837 Te Ngae Road, Rotorua 3074, New Zealand
+64 7-343 9500
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Raftabout is a great company that knows what they are doing and makes the white water rafting... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
juliafrederick13
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Fantastic trip!

We took the grade 5 rafting trip with raftabout and definitely recommend trying it! If the 7 metre... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
doverfoodie86
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If you are looking for an awesome day out white water rafting then look no further than Raftabout, a family owned company that aims to excel. We offer the choice of 3 different rivers to white water raft. Choose which river suits your ideal adventure. All the trips offer outstanding New Zealand scenery with a varying amounts of challenging water water thrown in. For those who love adrenalin thrills, then definitely check out our Kaituna Waterfall trip, you’ll get a BUZZ going over the highest commercially rafted waterfall (a MASSIVE 7 metres). Available all year round!!
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Hangar 14s, Rotorua Airport. 837 Te Ngae Road, Rotorua 3074, New Zealand
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+64 7-343 9500
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Raftabout is a great company that knows what they are doing and makes the white water rafting experience amazing. One of the best experiences of my life thanks to them

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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We took the grade 5 rafting trip with raftabout and definitely recommend trying it! If the 7 metre waterfall scares you, don't panic... it's amazing fun! We didn't flip once, but had a few opportunities to jump in the water anyway! Surprisingly it is not...More

Thank doverfoodie86
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

The guides were super friendly, funny and explained everything so well. Great experience. We had a lot of fun and although it was in winter it was very nice and not too cold.

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Josh was our guide and he made it a great trip - he got us wet with a flip on the first rapids then took us down the big 7m waterfall! Highly recommended!!

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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Great experience, the more rain the better the experience! The guides were experienced and so friendly :)

Thank Emma D
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Raftabout, Owner at Raftabout Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thanks for your review. Glad to hear you enjoyed the trip. The river spelling is Rangitaiki just in case anyone is searching it.

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Great fun from start to finish. All the instructors were superb, but special mention for Adam who looked after us. They all provided enough information and the necessary instructions without swamping/daunting you & really made sure it was an enjoyable & memorable experience.

Thank Martin D
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Went today had a great time, it was so much fun!! All the staff were friendly and our guide was great Defiantly recommend to a friend if they are passing this way

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

We a great time with Josh our guide. got to go down 3 waterfalls and stayed in the raft the whole time.. We did the Kaituna waterfall raft trip. They picked us up from our hotel. if you are in rotorua i would put it...More

Thank mikegjones79
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

From the moment Cam picked us up to the final drop off just a few hours later we were treated brilliantly by everyone that we came into contact with at Rotorua Rafting. Ben was awesome on the boat and 'gave it' to our boys on...More

Thank dball1967
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

I had the opportunity to try White Water Rafting previously in Bali and thought that was awesome until I went onboard this trip. The entire experience was way better than the one I went through in Bali in multiple aspects. First, I liked how interactive...More

Thank Daebak_Sam
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