Snells Beach
Snells Beach
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Wmidk00
13 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Couples
Went to restaurant Little and Local on recommendation from where we were staying. Well cooked food. Super friendly team. Really nice relaxed atmostphere. Worth driving out of warkworth for
Written 3 April 2024
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skiersuk
Manchester, UK257 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Couples
Lovely off the main track beach. Lots of birds. Very clean. Not good for swimming due to shallow waters. Very blue sea. No shops or cafe.
Written 30 March 2024
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Lucy R
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Couples
Great motel in a small town with a huge beach. Clean, well-equipped, stylish and very welcoming. Went to a great restaurant over the road, Little and Local, and enjoyed a good walk on the beach at low tide. Recommend!
Written 18 February 2024
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Ally J.M
Snells Beach, New Zealand8 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Family
Living in snells beach for 2 years now and have never regretted the move. Here's why:

1. The area is perfect for families and elderly as the area is mostly inhabited by families, elderly and some retired people.

2. There's heaps of things to do in this small town that involve activities that push you to be more present with your family like taking the kids out to snells beach for walks and playing on either the cute basketball court or on the playground or kicking a ball around. There's also the te whau walkway and goodall reserve which is a great option to take the kids for a walk to learn about their surroundings and what nature can offer. Additionally there's also the highfield garden reserve for families with children which is a great picnic spot at the top and there's also donkeys for the children to visit and learn about. Lastly, the Brick Bay Wines & Sculpture Trail is perfect for the family and even for couples to go to as they have amazing sculptures and a neat cafe.

3. The small warm and welcoming businesses that provide food are super cute and delicious. Al's roast and qiao's chinese takeaway deserves a huge mention.

4. It's one of the safest locations I have ever lived in my life and I can say this for a certainty because I've travelled and lived in alot of places in my life and Snells beach is akin to a town where you can easily leave your doors unlocked and never have to worry about people breaking in.
Written 22 October 2023
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Kea
1 contribution
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2023
I've lived here for almost 3 years and it's generally just gotten worse. It's a pretty flash town with some snobs but some nice ones.
Most of the shops had either left or closed down, leaving us with basically nothing. EVEN THE WAREHOUSE IS GONE.
the warehouse was the ONLY slight source of entertainment we had (other than the beach obviously, which isn't even that good it's only knee height for miles)
Now we have nothing just lots of empty shops and liquor stores.

that's the end of my rant thanks for reading
(please give us poor kids some kind of entertainment in this ghost town)

-sincerely i bored snells kid
Written 28 June 2023
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Lenny H
Auckland, New Zealand773 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2023 • Family
A nice place to visit when the suns shining, with an ok beach. Otherwise there is very little to do. A few alright cafes, but nothing special.
Written 2 February 2023
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Gay G
Auckland, New Zealand120 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2022
Lovely walk way along the beach front with well fashioned walkway. What a safe beach and so tranquil today.
Written 7 April 2022
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PANDA
3 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2020
It is a nice place to take kids for a stroll or take scooters bikes along the board walk. It is also great for taking the dogs for a walk.
The kids love the playground and the flying fox their.
This beach is definitely not a swimming beach, it is just for the scenery.
Written 17 January 2021
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Lois G
Auckland, New Zealand528 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020
Snells Beach is a very good beach for safe swimming.It doesn't get very deep but at low tide the water goes out a long way. Good for swimming at high tide.
Written 9 February 2020
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Kate B
Auckland, New Zealand12 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2019
Went up for the weekend with a friend and stayed in a lovely place we got through Bookabach. While it was still cold, it was lovely to walk along the beach each day.
Written 6 November 2019
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