Hundertwasser Public Toilets, Kawakawa

(4.3/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Indisputably one of New Zealand's most unusual attractions, Hundertwasser Public Toilets represent an international work of art. Designed by reclusive Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser, this block of public restrooms features trademark wavy lines, irregular ceramic tiles, and splashes of bright color. The architect made extensive use of recycled materials, including the community's spent glass bottles and bricks from a former Bank of New Zealand branch. Add Hundertwasser Public Toilets to your Kawakawa travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Kawakawa vacation trip planner.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • In the middle of this small town that could be part of a western movie, you'll find Hundertwasser's toilets. Definitely a place to stop.  more »
  • When I was told by the tour guide we are going to see public toilets I thought it was bizarre and had a giggle about it, but I'm glad we went as it was the most unusual public toilet I have ever seen....  more »
  • A block of public toilets does seem a strange place to review but the same can be said for them being on a things to do list. They are definitely uexplanations will be needed.nusual just be careful wh...  more »
Google
  • OMG - a review of a public toilet...and it is a definite 5. Crazy beautiful weird. Worth stopping even if you don't need to.
  • Stunning piece of art.. A great place for a pit stop on the drive up to paihia and watch the tram go past the town
  • Quirky and unique place for a free toilet stop on your way up North :)
  • Hundertwasser is a genius of architecture and I enjoy his style anywhere in the world.
  • On travels and you've got to go to the loo? Than have a stop at the Hundertwasser public toilet! 😎👍🏻 Just great art work and a unusual experience! 🚽🖼💫 Enjoy! ✌🏻️☀️