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Address: Mangonui, New Zealand

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Stayed at "Coopers Bay Retreat"

We were lucky enough to stay for 7 nights at Coopers Bay Retreat, My partner has stayed here on 8 occasions, my 2nd time. . Coopers Beach is one of our favourite places to visit... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lindiloo3
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Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to stay for 7 nights at Coopers Bay Retreat, My partner has stayed here on 8 occasions, my 2nd time. . Coopers Beach is one of our favourite places to visit in NZ!! The cottage where we stayed is just a stone throw to the stunning Cooper Beach! We walked along the beach each morning. Quite... More 

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san luis obispo
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34 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Get out your car stretch your legs take walk on beach .. Nothing special other than sand ,beautiful beach no crowds . Okay that's special ...

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Thank cahotelguy
Christchurch, New Zealand
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188 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Don't drive past here as the beach is beautiful with Pohutakawa trees lining it and the view out to sea is fantastic. Worth a stop for sure and a break from driving. New Zealand beaches rock!

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Thank PennyPie
Brancaster, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Stunning beach with calm waters which would be great for families with children . The beach arcs around with trees on the edge of the sands . Spotlessly clean , a joy to have visited .

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Thank Robert V
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33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We started one end of the beach and walked to the other and back. It was relaxing. There were not many people on the beach and our main company were sea birds

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Thank Alf O
Kawakawa, New Zealand
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82 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Stopped for a brief lunch by the beach, lazy walks and refreshing swim at Coopers Beach lovely stop to enjoy the beautiful east coast in the Far North as a Bay of Islands kid we truly love our magnificent paradise that is in our backyard. Gorgeous!

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Thank GrandeBlu12
Shanghai, China
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199 reviews
116 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Good beach to hang out with the whole family. Ideal for little kids with gentle waves. Soft sand and those trees are just beautiful in early January.

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Thank sunshine-for-four
Queenstown, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Safe, warm, heavenly. Days on the beach, body boarding in the very polite waves, kitesurfing up the peninsula, walking... really didn't want to leave. Well located for anyone wanting to explore the far North. Has a small supermarket, hardware store, butchery, pharmacy and even two hair salons so you don't have to go far to find everything you need.

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Thank flatplatypus
Dargaville, New Zealand
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

An ideal place for people of all ages. A safe beach for young children and ideal for older children wishing to wind surf, paddle board or Kayak. Nearby it is possible to hire a boat to go fishing or water ski. The gentleman who hires out paddle boards & Kayaks is very knowledgeable & an excellent instructor with the right... More 

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Thank pelizabethcutts
Auckland
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

During the daytime in peak season it can get a bit crowded with parking hard to find. The place is great for an evening walk and to take some beautiful sunset photos.

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