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Otarawairere Bay

53 Reviews
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Otarawairere Bay

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Jenna F wrote a review Feb 2021
Hamilton, New Zealand11 contributions1 helpful vote
We set off with a 6 and 8 year old, who fared far better with the steep climb. Not impossible, but for two chubby unfit people, was a bit tough. We arrived at high tide, which isnt recommended, but even so, found a lot of enjoy at this beach. The beach swing was a highlight, as was some of the treasures washed up. The waves were fun and not too dangerous and the MAGINIFICENT giant pohutukawa and birdsong were a joy to sit under and gaze out to sea. I wasnt immediately wowed by it, but the longer I stayed, the more a feeling of peace and serenity washed over me. Theres something a bit special here
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Date of experience: February 2021
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Alastair S wrote a review Oct 2020
Wellington, New Zealand94 contributions31 helpful votes
One of the prettiest beaches in the country. With the 15 minutes walk. There are various circuit walks too that take longer. Including a two hour walk to Whakatane. Awesome.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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L_DTravellers wrote a review May 2020
Whangarei, New Zealand145 contributions108 helpful votes
This is a short hike from the West End of Ohope Beach. All along the way are amazing views. There are a couple of steep parts, but nothing too trying. The beach is stunning. We were there when the waves were huge, so no way you could go near the water or the rocks. The beach has interesting shells and some tide pools. Worth the walk.
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Date of experience: May 2020
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kestonr2018 wrote a review Feb 2020
Wellington, New Zealand199 contributions23 helpful votes
We visited this beach as part of our walk on the NgaTapuwae a Toi walk. There is a hill to climb getting to and from it from Ohope Beach bit it is worth it. Stunning beach and outlook with beautiful clean water.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Kayla wrote a review Jan 2020
Whakatane, New Zealand58 contributions1 helpful vote
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Wow what a beautiful spot, truly secluded and untouched. White sand and stone beach, crystal clear blue water, good depth for a relaxing swim. To get there you walk about 20mins down hill and the walk back up is extreme so b prepared for that. I went with 2 other adults and a toddler which we carried in a backpack. No dogs allowed.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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