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Whitianga, New Zealand
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Beachside Resort Whitianga
8.2 Excellent
20 Eyre Street, Whitianga, New Zealand
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0.6 mi from city centre, Whitianga 
ExcellentBased on 1,288 reviews
8.2

Beachside Resort Motel Whitianga provides 4-star accommodation in Whitianga. It also offers a beauty centre, outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor pool.

Waterfront Apartments Whitianga
8.8 Excellent
Whitianga, New Zealand
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0.6 mi from city centre, Whitianga 
ExcellentBased on 613 reviews
8.8

Waterfront Apartments Whitianga provides a comfortable setting while in Whitianga. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a sun deck and a swimming pool.

Aotearoa Lodge
8.4 Excellent
70 Racecourse Road, Whitianga, New Zealand
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0.6 mi from city centre, Whitianga 
ExcellentBased on 389 reviews
8.4

Aotearoa Lodge is located in Whitianga and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers highchairs, meeting rooms and free bicycle rental.

Pipi Dune Bed & Breakfast
9.5 Excellent
5 Pipi Dune, Whitianga, New Zealand
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0.1 mi from city centre, Whitianga 
ExcellentBased on 159 reviews
9.5

Pipi Dune Bed & Breakfast is located in Whitianga and is close to Dive Zone Whitianga. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, free Wi-Fi and luggage storage.

Tips for booking a Whitianga hotel

Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:January
Average price in Whitianga:£76/night
Cheapest price found:£12/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Monday
£22 - £156
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
£77 - £149
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Beachside Resort Whitianga
8.2 Excellent
20 Eyre Street, Whitianga, New Zealand
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0.6 mi from city centre, Whitianga, New Zealand 

Beachside Resort Motel Whitianga provides 4-star accommodation in Whitianga. It also offers a beauty centre, outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor pool.

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Aotearoa Lodge
8.4 Excellent
70 Racecourse Road, Whitianga, New Zealand
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0.6 mi from city centre,  

Aotearoa Lodge is located in Whitianga and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers highchairs, meeting rooms and free bicycle rental.

£52
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Beachside Resort Whitianga
8.2 Excellent
20 Eyre Street, Whitianga, New Zealand
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0.6 mi from city centre,  

Beachside Resort Motel Whitianga provides 4-star accommodation in Whitianga. It also offers a beauty centre, outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor pool.

£52
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Pipi Dune Bed & Breakfast
9.5 Excellent
5 Pipi Dune, Whitianga, New Zealand
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0.1 mi from city centre,  

Pipi Dune Bed & Breakfast is located in Whitianga and is close to Dive Zone Whitianga. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, free Wi-Fi and luggage storage.

£58
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Waterfront Apartments Whitianga
8.8 Excellent
Whitianga, New Zealand
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0.6 mi from city centre,  

Waterfront Apartments Whitianga provides a comfortable setting while in Whitianga. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a sun deck and a swimming pool.

£97
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Hotel prices in Whitianga

2 stars and under
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Mana-Nui Motel

20 Albert Street, Whitianga, Whitianga, New Zealand

8.5. Excellent
£77

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3 stars
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On the Beach Backpackers

46 Buffalo Beach Road, Whitianga, New Zealand

10.0. Excellent
£131

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Aotearoa Lodge
No. 2 most popular

Aotearoa Lodge

70 Racecourse Road, Whitianga, New Zealand

8.4. Excellent
£52

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Beachside Resort Whitianga
No. 1 most popular

Beachside Resort Whitianga

20 Eyre Street, Whitianga, New Zealand

8.2. Excellent
£52

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Where to stay in Whitianga

About Whitianga

With a prime spot on Mercury Bay, Whitianga thrives with a beachy ambience and plenty of water activities, fishing and cruises to nearby islands and coves. Whitianga also features museums, thermal hot pools and family-friendly adventures parks.

Things to do

In addition to lazy days at the beach, visitors can engage in scuba diving, kayaking and boating from Mercury Bay or the nearby Te Whanganui-A-Hei Marine Reserve. Sport fishing for tuna and marlin heats up from January through March. You can also join a chartered trip for sightseeing at the Mercury or Alderman islands.

Don’t miss experiencing The Lost Spring, a collection of hand-sculpted thermal springs nestled within tropical trees and a native New Zealand bush. Take a break from soaking to wander through amethyst and crystal-laden caves within the surrounding gardens.

Travelling with the family? Head over to Fun Zone Adventure & Family Park for an action-packed day of archery, quad bike riding, laser clay bird shooting and paintball. In a valley about 20 minutes outside the city, you can spend the day observing native birds and farm animals at Mill Creek Bird & Animal Park. There’s also a mini-golf course, train rides and fort climbing.

History and mystery take centre stage at Mercury Bay Museum Whitianga, housed within the original 1937 Dairy Factory. Exhibits highlight everything from maritime disasters to legendary explorers and early settlers to the region. You’ll also find Maori artefacts and natural history displays.

Getting around

You can rent a car at Tauranga Airport, about 172 kilometres away. Taxis and shuttles offer transportation around town, while ferries depart from Ferry Landing for popular sites.

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With a prime spot on Mercury Bay, Whitianga thrives with a beachy ambience and plenty of water activities, fishing and cruises to nearby islands and coves. Whitianga also features museums, thermal hot pools and family-friendly adventures parks.

Things to do in Whitianga

In addition to lazy days at the beach, visitors can engage in scuba diving, kayaking and boating from Mercury Bay or the nearby Te Whanganui-A-Hei Marine Reserve. Sport fishing for tuna and marlin heats up from January through March. You can also join a chartered trip for sightseeing at the Mercury or Alderman islands.

Don’t miss experiencing The Lost Spring, a collection of hand-sculpted thermal springs nestled within tropical trees and a native New Zealand bush. Take a break from soaking to wander through amethyst and crystal-laden caves within the surrounding gardens.

Travelling with the family? Head over to Fun Zone Adventure & Family Park for an action-packed day of archery, quad bike riding, laser clay bird shooting and paintball. In a valley about 20 minutes outside the city, you can spend the day observing native birds and farm animals at Mill Creek Bird & Animal Park. There’s also a mini-golf course, train rides and fort climbing.

History and mystery take centre stage at Mercury Bay Museum Whitianga, housed within the original 1937 Dairy Factory. Exhibits highlight everything from maritime disasters to legendary explorers and early settlers to the region. You’ll also find Maori artefacts and natural history displays.

Getting around Whitianga

You can rent a car at Tauranga Airport, about 172 kilometres away. Taxis and shuttles offer transportation around town, while ferries depart from Ferry Landing for popular sites.

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