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Beautiful beach

Drove here on a beautiful sunny day and walked from one end to the other. The views were stunning... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Damian L
,
Midleton, Ireland
via mobile
Lovely beach

Cooks Beach is a lovely Coromandel beach. It's a recommended place to go for families, and worth... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Peter_dR_NZ
,
Hamilton, New Zealand
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
10 Apr 2018
“Beautiful beach ”
6 Sep 2017
“Really nice beach.”
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Mercury Bay, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Drove here on a beautiful sunny day and walked from one end to the other. The views were stunning and it was lovely and calm and relaxing. A wonderful place to visit to chill or just unwind by yourself or with loved ones.

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Cooks Beach is a lovely Coromandel beach. It's a recommended place to go for families, and worth spending a few hours chilling. However, there are more picturesque beaches and coves close by. Lonely Bay, for example, is right next to Cooks beach!

Thank Peter_dR_NZ
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Most of the beach towns on the Coromandel are pretty laid back. But Cooks Beach is so laid back it's in danger of falling over backward. Other than a small parking lot overlooking the beach, the town doesn't seem to make much hay about its...More

Thank Daryl C
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The beach is really nice. Safe for everyone. Been here a few times before. Come self contained food wise. The General Store is disappointing. Nothing for lunch in the early afternoon. The nearest shop is a long drive away.

Thank TonyCase
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

this is a great family beach with lots of sand and a quiet stream, so worth a visit, but there are better around for couples to visit

Thank JLM3080
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Great beach for our young family. 2x children 2 An 4. Safe swimming an can walk everywhere. Playground at the purangi end an a set of swings an the main beach by toilets. Shops have everything you need for top up supplies. Ferry to whitianga...More

Thank Katie C
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Great place to camp and enjoy the outdoors. A nice safe beach for the most part just have to use common sense around any water

Thank Deborah V
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Reviewed 28 October 2015

The Coromandel is just one of the many beautiful parts of New Zealand, and Cooks is just one of many beautiful beaches on the Coromandel. But it is lovely, and it is surrounded by interesting countryside. It gets very crowded at holiday times, but if...More

Thank Balladeer1248
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Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were lucky enough to stay here on our trip to NZ for a few days. The beach itself is beautiful and unspoilt, the whole stretch is just sand with wonderful views of the surroundings and out to sea. There are local...More

Thank EMS4321
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Reviewed 25 April 2015

Had the beach almost to ourselves at Easter, it was warm & just beautiful. Kids swam, played cricket & built sand castles. worth a visit

Thank SunBeachFun2014
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