If your plan is to tour the east cape, the drive from Waihau Bay past Lottin Point and Hicks Bay to Te Araroa and onto the lighthouse are all within a 45min drive.

For a beach or fishing holiday you will enjoy the safe and sandy beach here for swimming,  walking or a spot of surf casting on the rocks or off the beach.   If you are bringing your own boat, there is a 3 lane concrete ramp at the opposite end of the bay. We have wash down facitilites located here for your boat.

INCREDIBLE JOURNEY. PARADISE FOUND   A pleasant drive of one and a half hours from Opotiki takes you through the beautiful scenic coastal road of State highway 35, winding past driftwood strewn bays, rocky foreshore, bush clad hillsides, and safe sandy swimming beaches, on arrival at oceanside apartments a complimentary beverage will be served.         

OUR ACCOMMODATION We have 2 large fully self contained motel units with separate bedrooms sleeping from 1 to 7 people. A 3 bedroom 'Kiwi' bach which will sleep up to 8 people. Enjoy wonderful sea views while using our fully equipped kitchens, microwaves, colour TV, Sky, DVD and movies, dining and lounge areas, plus separate bedrooms. An outdoor BBQ area is also provided with facilities for cooking crayfish. Also a secluded Cabin sleeping 1-4 people with loads of room for boats, parking, camping.

AWESOME FISHING If strayline, bottom fishing, or big game fishing are for you, we can arrange this for your enjoyment, there are charter operators in the area, who specialise in all types of fishing.  Superb land based fishing is available for your enjoyment almost on the doorstep, surf casting or off the rocks.  Plus we can also arrange a fishing guide for landbased fishing around the Cape Runaway area.   

OCEAN KAYAKING We have a range of safe, easy to operate Ocean kayaks for hire that can be enjoyed by all the family.  

Directly opposite the units is a safe and sandy beach ideal for swimmers and children, or we can arrange for your enjoyment, horse trekking at Whanarua Bay or on back country sheep stations, fishing or diving at Cape Runaway, east Cape and Lottin Point, Jet Boating on the Motu River,  local cultural locations and historical walks on Cape Runaway, a visit to the local marae.

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