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Zorb Rotorua

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Address: Western Rd, Ngongotaha, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Zorb Zydro Experience in Rotorua
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Good fun for kids and adults

The service was good and friendly. My son had great fun and went for a second round. A bit pricey, though.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Yaniv G
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a super fun event to do but we did spend ages deciding whether paying the money for one ride that would last maybe 1-2minutes was worth it. Answer - it was to say we have done it. enjoyed the thrill, but it is not good money for value.

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Thank psmall17
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The service was good and friendly. My son had great fun and went for a second round. A bit pricey, though.

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The ride is expensive for being so short, and it had the potential to be a ton of fun, but my experience was very poor due to a serious safety problem. When you climb into the Zorb, there's a hole with two doors that they zip up so that the ball is sealed and your body parts don't go flying... More 

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3 Thank Steve S
Zorb R, General Manager at Zorb Rotorua, responded to this review

Kia Ora Steve Thank you for taking the time to post. Firstly on behalf of ZORB NEW ZEALAND let me apologize for the experience you had with us. It is very disappointing to read that your experience was below your level of expectation in regards to customer service. We are very happy to see that your wife had fun while... More 

New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked through grabone & was a little outside the comfort zone but was an awesome experience. Like an inside hydro slide!! Looked after really well

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Thank Craig G
Zorb R, Manager at Zorb Rotorua, responded to this review

Kia Ora Craig Thank you heaps for your awesome review! More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
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154 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been zorbing on our way down to Taupo and stopped in Rotorua, as we have never done it before. It was very cool and lots of fun! Would really recommend it, even if I think it is very expensive for the time you spend there. Awesome experience, but better to wait for another grab one voucher!

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Zorb R, Manager at Zorb Rotorua, responded to this review

Kia Ora Isabell Thank you so much for stopping in on your way to Taupo and for the review! More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a zorb to do something out of my comfort zone. Booked a Grabone deal which was awesome as wouldn't have been keen on full price. I was so scared and had a lot of question. The staff were very lovely and helpful. I did it but wouldn't do again purely because I don't like confined spaces and being disoriented.... More 

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Zorb R, Manager at Zorb Rotorua, responded to this review

Kia Ora Bree Thank you for your review and for having the courage to challenge your fear of confined spaces and give ZORB a go! Glad you enjoyed yourself and that you have ticked a great activity off your list of things to try out! More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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85 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kids did 2 runs and they really enjoyed it. Best not to go when too many people as can be a wait for the parents....

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Thank TP1111
Zorb R, Manager at Zorb Rotorua, responded to this review

Kia Ora TP Thank you heaps for your amazing review! We really appreciate the feedback about our product and the advice you have for other parents! More 

Queenstown, New Zealand
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went Zorbing today ! Sooo much fun ! Highly recommend this adventure- Big thanks to Matt for driving us up the hill ! Good to meet someone that enjoys his job so much ! All the staff are fantastic ! Haven't laughed so much in ages 😊

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Thank Sharon G
Zorb R, Manager at Zorb Rotorua, responded to this review

Kia Ora Sharon Matty loved your review and so do we! We are stoked you had a laugh with our adventure and our staff! More 

Chicago
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67 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I know there is more than one place to go Zorbing so I can't speak for the others but this is the original. We found coupons online (which was suggested by the staff when I emailed them prior to our trip) to make it a little more cost efficient. Fun and highly recommended especially for the adventurous kid (or adult!)

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Thank Kelly S
Zorb R, Manager at Zorb Rotorua, responded to this review

Kia Ora Kelly Thank you for your review and for passing your awesome advice to future visitors to Zorb NZ! More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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40 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wait time was very short, appreciated the complimentary towel as we came unprepared. Seating/viewing area was lovely, as we had a picnic lunch which we decided to eat while we were there. Unfortunate bad smells near the bathrooms, I think from the dug up sewer pipes or something, but its work that has to be done and I'm sure it... More 

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Thank Hanna J
Zorb R, Manager at Zorb Rotorua, responded to this review

Kia Ora Hanna Thank you for review. We apologize for the smell - we unfortunately have to move some of our pipes around and the fall out is the odor was not as nice as it could be! We appreciate your balanced review and your understanding of our situation! We hope you will return in the near future! More 

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