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Pauanui Beach

Pauanui Boulevard, Pauanui, New Zealand
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A huge quiet and peaceful beach

A great place to just lay and sunbathe, or to go for a nice long walk.A very natural place and what... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John & Cheryl H
Hawera, New Zealand
Nice beach

Wether was terrible but looked like a nice beach all the same. Beautiful inlet at the corner and... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
David H
via mobile
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  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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“boogie board” (2 reviews)
“learn how” (2 reviews)
“great surf” (2 reviews)
Pauanui Boulevard, Pauanui, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place to just lay and sunbathe, or to go for a nice long walk.A very natural place and what looks like a safe beach to bathe.

Thank John & Cheryl H
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Wether was terrible but looked like a nice beach all the same. Beautiful inlet at the corner and lots of nice walks.

Thank David H
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

If you are in pauanui you should definitely go to the beach. Being in California before and seeing the pacific does not give you a chance to miss the view in New Zealand. The power of the ocean is irreplaceable with any other power and...More

Thank Kymbat H
Reviewed 4 September 2017

What an amazingly beautiful beach. Awesome waters. Great views. Why wouldn't you want to be here????

Thank Suzanne W
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Enjoy having so much space to yourself during the winter time as during the summer Pauanui goes crazy with the amount of people on the beach.

Thank MelissaBou16
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The surf isnt always great, but when it is - it is amazing. Great town to just relax and chill out in, not much to do in regards to shops/ movies/ cafes/ restaurants but there are lots of places to swim, visit waterfalls, waterholes, SUP,...More

Thank Daisykatea
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

One of our favourite beaches in New Zealand. 2km of white sand beach with good waves, patrolled by a surf life saving club, 90 minutes from Auckland.

Thank Loyal-QPR-Fan
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Beautiful coastal town, with a gorgeous beach. The walk up Mount Pauanui is tough, with some scrambling up rocks toward the end, but well worth is for the amazing view.

Thank H R
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Go, leave your phone in your lodge and enjoy the serenity. It's too nice to be disturbed by technology

Thank 653AnnFrank
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I actually dont want to leave a review because I want to keep these little gems all to myself! But Pauanui is a short drive from Auckland and such a great weekend destination! If you rent an airbnb then make sure they have kayaks because...More

Thank Christal M
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