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Palm Pacific Resort & Motel
9.0 Excellent
413 Port Road, Whangamata, New Zealand
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0.6 mi from city centre, Whangamata, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 534 reviews
9.0

Featuring a Jacuzzi, a sauna and an outdoor pool, Palm Pacific Resort & Motel is situated in Whangamata and offers comfortable accommodation. It has a gym, as well as meeting rooms, a playground and free Wi-Fi.

104 on Moore Bed & Breakfast
10.0 Excellent
104 Moore Place, Whangamata, New Zealand
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1.9 mi from city centre, Whangamata, New Zealand 
ExcellentBased on 1 review
10.0

This comfortable bed & breakfast in Whangamata provides complimentary wireless internet, as well as a swimming pool and a bowling alley. It also offers a terrace, a sun deck and luggage storage.

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Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Whangamata:$136/night
Cheapest price found:$81/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
$81 - $245
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$75 - $193
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About Whangamata

A charming surf town known for its beautiful beaches, Whangamata is the perfect place to surf rolling breaks, swim in quiet harbor waters and catch fish. Whangamata also offers easy access to offshore islands, forest parks, and iconic shorelines.

Things to do in Whangamata

Start your holiday at Whangamata Beach, often dubbed the best beach in New Zealand, to enjoy its surf breaks and estuaries where you can kayak and paddleboard. Organise a trip to Whenuakura Wildlife Sanctuary, also known as “Donut Island”, to explore an old volcano with a turquoise lagoon in the island’s center.

Hop in a kayak and head to Hauturu Island, also known as “Little Barrier Island”, to explore one of New Zealand’s largest offshore island reserves. If you prefer to explore the mainland, hike the Luck at Last Mine trail to walk past old gold mine ruins filled with mining relics.

Art enthusiasts can admire contemporary art at Topadahil Art Studios, which highlights the work of Guity Evelyn. Browse the paintings and admire the gallery’s Wharekawa Harbour views. To see work by local Coromandel artists, head to The Little Gallery.

Hike through Coromandel Forest Park, perfect for trekking, mountain biking, and hunting. Make your way through the trails to see the immense beauty of Wentworth Falls. Only six kilometers from Whangamata is the crescent-shaped Onemana Beach, which is great for snorkeling and surfing.

Getting around Whangamata

You can access Whangamata by flying into Auckland International Airport and making the two-hour drive to the city center. In town, the best way to get around is by car, while buses and taxis are available.

Facts about staying in Whangamata

  • What are the best hotels in Whangamata?

    Southpacific Motel, rated with a score of 8.5 from 603 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Whangamata. Other top stays include Breakers Motel, with an average rating of 8.3 from 550 reviewers, and Palm Pacific Resort & Motel, with a score of 9.0 from 534 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near Whangamata Beach?

    A good hotel close to Whangamata Beach is Southpacific Motel (rated 8.5/10 from 603 reviews).