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Whangamata Beach

Whangamata, New Zealand
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Amazing place

Amazing view and great place to enjoy and recharge. Was amazing feeling the white sand and having... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hamilton, New Zealand
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Nice beach!

Very clean beach. The locals are very friendly and nice. Good spot for relaxing and do some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing view and great place to enjoy and recharge. Was amazing feeling the white sand and having time to re energize.

Thank AaronNZW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clean beach. The locals are very friendly and nice. Good spot for relaxing and do some exercise. Awesome surf spot for all category of surfers. When there are no waves, kayaking is the best option. Kayak to the nearby islands. Good for family getaway.

Thank PabloAmir
Reviewed May 16, 2017

...you can always find a space for you and your family on this one. Loved the sand dunes, the surf, the length of it...

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed May 3, 2017

We took a gentle walk along this lovely beach, right round the corner of the harbour entrance. Lovely setting. Easy parking.

Thank Sennockian55
Reviewed April 22, 2017

We ended up staying 3 days in Whangamata but unfortunately, the weather was not enticing enough to woe us into the water. It had such a lovely vibe on the shoreline.

Thank CountryChick53
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Enjoyed a walk watching the surfers and fossicking before stopping for a coffee. We didn't have long to spend there but would definately like to come back.

Thank lilacgoat
Reviewed April 13, 2017

The waves looked great and its a nice long beach however we were bitten by some sort of bugs whilst we were there.

Thank Amy W
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

The beauty of Whangamata is the rugged beauty of the hills framing the ocean without too much intrusion from housing. Boats dot the inlet and the vast beautiful beach stretches out to allow a space for all visitors. Continues to hold its beauty even on...More

Thank R W
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Awesome safe beach - first swim of the season and the water is lovely and clear. Huge beach so you are not on top of each other - would love to have this beach on our door step

Thank Herbies1
Reviewed April 3, 2017

This is one of the loveliest beaches I have been too in NZ. Words can't do it benefit. Great place for shell collecting.

Thank Lmvrlv
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Layla D
How far is it along the sand from the surf club to the wharf?
April 24, 2017|
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Response from NZTizzy | Reviewed this property |
About 30mins at a normal walking pace.