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Address: Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
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Best Beach in NZ!

Beautiful beach with the Mount Maunganui at the end! Always loved coming here for a nice swim in summer !

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Beautiful beach with the Mount Maunganui at the end! Always loved coming here for a nice swim in summer !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

I love this place. The town is small with quite a few shops and restaurants and salt water pools. The walk around the base of the mount is about 4.2 kms of soft base easy walking with views of the habour on one side and the ocean and islands on the other. Just beautiful. The beach is really nice and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

Have visited often over the years. Good for swimming in summer and surfing all year round. Close to cafes, facilities and parking. Highly recommended

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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

An absolute favourite with everyone and not just in the summer. This beach has a wide expanse of white sand, plenty of space for all. As it's a very popular surf beach it has life guards on duty for the summer months, is close to cafes (just across the street) and hotels, plus the campground at the Mount end of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The sand is very clean and generally free of shells and stones. The surf is usually excellent for surfboarding but a little further along, there are quite sheltered areas for children to paddle.

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed a break by the beach, the area is great for walking and plenty of places to just sit and take in the views

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Stunning beach with great water and good surf. Nearby cafes, if needed, and the Mount is a short stroll away if you want a break from the beautiful beach. Great place to take family, meet friends or while away some solo time.

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Te Puke, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

gorgeous beach best in the bay, always love to take the dog a walk in the evening if we are in Mount Maunganui. No rubbish, lots of shells and very quiet

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Beach over road from shops, restaurants and cafes, at bottom of summit. Nice clean light sand. Nearby are the hot pools and a caravan park right on the beach. Wide boardwalk along beach front. Short walk around to harbourside and main town. Came in winter so am not sure about lifesavers. Supposed to be No.2 beach in NZ. Nice atmosphere.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Nice beach, quite small but nice white sand, with good walking tracks around the mount nearby. Also good access to cafes and restaurants across the road

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Address: Address: Marine Parade, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga  >  Mount Maunganui

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