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Dolphins

I had the most incredible experience here. When I arrived I saw how beautiful the beach was and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Vikki S
Beautiful Beach

Amazing beach, basic toilet and change room facilities were clean. 5-7 minute walk up the road for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
cairoluv
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Mississauga, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I had the most incredible experience here. When I arrived I saw how beautiful the beach was and knew the next day I had to go for a swim. I was alone so I was a bit worried about leaving my things on the beach...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vikki S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing beach, basic toilet and change room facilities were clean. 5-7 minute walk up the road for good eats, treats and adult bevies.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cairoluv
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband yelled out there are dolphins at the beach and we watched them for over 3 hours, at times 2 dolphin would jump out of the water together over and over. Then they started to leap out of the water and land on their...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carol221122
Reviewed 11 November 2018

comfortable walk through native forest, spectacular views, nice walk to cathedral cove and all the other bays

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roman W
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We loved our walk on the beach. I have been before and the other times the tide was right for us to dig for hot water and soak in the lovely warm pool we made ourselves. In April we didn't have the right tide but...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Chris M
Reviewed 5 November 2018

This is such a beautiful beach to take a walk on or to hang out on and watch the waves crash in! Loved spending the afternoon here!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Compass13968566367
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

A beautiful small beach with stunning views of islands and rock formations, not to mention the gorgeous houses! A great place for a swim or surf.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChrissyPortmacquarie
Reviewed 8 October 2018

I don't know if I've ever been to Hahei before, but I'll be back! Amazing soft white sand and gorgeous water, and a very picturesque beach that was surprisingly quiet on a sunny day in the school holiday. Very much 'NZ as it should be'...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank trudijoy
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Stayed at Hahei Holiday resort and this beach was in front of the resort. Perfect as we wanted to kayak and the Cathedral Cove Kayaks launch from here. Very nice soft sand and a lovely beach to take a nice long walk to Cathedra Cove...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank elainesimplyfab
Reviewed 1 October 2018

It was really great for morning run. very good for swimming. and family friendly beach. i loved it..

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank aheidar
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