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Maunganui Beach

Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
+64 274 240 452
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Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Black sand, beautiful view, purple crabs, it was beautiful! Be careful when walking on the rocks but the beach itself was beautiful to swim in.

Thank Tinei S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Almost like visiting a Hawaiian beach with a (dormant) volcano on one end of it, with the exception of the weather not being quite so balmy.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I am seriously old but young at heart & have seen & been to a lot of beaches in my lifetime. I grew up on this beach so am biased but I love it. On sunny days it's sublime on windy winter days exhilarating. Mostly...More

Thank Pat A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I spend a lot of time here. It’s an absolute paradise ! Amazing swimming so bring the toga. Also it’s great to go down and night time and have a stroll or sit there, it’s a lot more peaceful then. Enjoy!

Thank Emmamaeh
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach runs the length of the peninsula from the Tauranga area all the way out to Mount Maunganui. It seems the temperature s acceptable to almost everyone, there are a lot of boogie boards, surfing, body surfing and just jumping around the minimal waves...More

Thank ruthandvern
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a very pretty beach with surfers in the seas catching waves. I went there after a hike to the summit of Mt Maunganui. Refreshing!

Thank Joni C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful places. Clean long white sand beach with blue ocean and fantastic restaurants and coffee shops. The amount is amazon walk to the top with incredible views. Love his pace

Thank sunshinecoastgirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

City like beach gives visitors more than relaxations. Great wave, lots to see. Good cafes and atmosphere. A great place to be.

Thank Min K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the walk along the beach . Free parking provided along the beach . Signs were posted where the beach can be accessed. Water was cold but refreshing with a cool breeze . Transportation through your car or taxi , a bit away from central...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Mount is a great place for walks, it takes less than an hour to get around it. Of course you can walk up to the top as well, and has awesome views.

Thank Kiwi0nline
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21 February 2015|
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Response from lipikasen | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the accomodation you are booking as the Mount has several types... Beach houses/ motels/ bed and breakfast... You would have to check with the establishment. If your flight lands in auckland you would take 3 hours... More
21 February 2015|
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Response from euro56 | Reviewed this property |
no pool towels as is a public beach not a swimming pool. But you can use your own or buy your own at nearby shops.
20 February 2015|
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Response from MarshalLaw | Reviewed this property |
yes we have Shuttle services here in Tauranga operating from the Airport Apollo Shuttles 07-2180791, Airport Shuttles 0800454678 0r 064(07)5474444 call a bus 0800100550 city-to-city & Taxi's. N.Z Cabs Tga (07)5770304... More