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Palm Pacific Resort & Motel
Palm Pacific Resort & Motel
9.1 Excellent
413 Port Road, Whangamata, New Zealand
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0.9 km from city centre, Whangamata 
ExcellentBased on 379 reviews
9.1

Palm Pacific Resort & Motel is located on North Island and provides 4-star facilities as well as free Wi-Fi. Popular amenities, such as an outdoor pool and a sauna, ensure a satisfying stay in Whangamata.

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Cheapest month:December
Most expensive month:January
Average price in Whangamata:$130/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$61/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$84 - $249
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$83 - $114
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Palm Pacific Resort & Motel
Palm Pacific Resort & Motel
9.1 Excellent
413 Port Road, Whangamata, New Zealand
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0.9 km from city centre,  

Palm Pacific Resort & Motel is located on North Island and provides 4-star facilities as well as free Wi-Fi. Popular amenities, such as an outdoor pool and a sauna, ensure a satisfying stay in Whangamata.

$153
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3 stars
Palm Pacific Resort & Motel
#1 most popular

Palm Pacific Resort & Motel

413 Port Road, Whangamata, New Zealand

9.1 Excellent
$153

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#2 most popular

Breakers Motel

324 Hetherington Road, Whangamata, New Zealand

8.4 Excellent
$131

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About Whangamata

A charming surf town known for its beautiful beaches, Whangamata is the perfect place to surf rolling breaks, swim in quiet harbor waters and catch fish. Whangamata also offers easy access to offshore islands, forest parks, and iconic shorelines.

Things to do

Start your holiday at Whangamata Beach, often dubbed the best beach in New Zealand, to enjoy its surf breaks and estuaries where you can kayak and paddleboard. Organise a trip to Whenuakura Wildlife Sanctuary, also known as “Donut Island”, to explore an old volcano with a turquoise lagoon in the island’s center.

Hop in a kayak and head to Hauturu Island, also known as “Little Barrier Island”, to explore one of New Zealand’s largest offshore island reserves. If you prefer to explore the mainland, hike the Luck at Last Mine trail to walk past old gold mine ruins filled with mining relics.

Art enthusiasts can admire contemporary art at Topadahil Art Studios, which highlights the work of Guity Evelyn. Browse the paintings and admire the gallery’s Wharekawa Harbour views. To see work by local Coromandel artists, head to The Little Gallery.

Hike through Coromandel Forest Park, perfect for trekking, mountain biking, and hunting. Make your way through the trails to see the immense beauty of Wentworth Falls. Only six kilometers from Whangamata is the crescent-shaped Onemana Beach, which is great for snorkeling and surfing.

Getting around

You can access Whangamata by flying into Auckland International Airport and making the two-hour drive to the city center. In town, the best way to get around is by car, while buses and taxis are available.

Whangamata travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Whangamata?

    Southpacific Motel And Conference Centre, rated with a score of 8.6 from 464 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Whangamata. Other top stays include Palm Pacific Resort & Motel, with an average rating of 9.1 from 379 reviewers, and Breakers Motel, with a score of 8.4 from 581 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near Whangamata Beach?

    Reviews of Southpacific Motel And Conference Centre recommend it as a good place to stay near Whangamata Beach, scoring 8.6/10 from 464 ratings.

  • How much do hotels in Whangamata cost?

    The average prices of hotels in Whangamata have been around $169 per night over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Whangamata?

    HotelsCombined searches in the last 3 days suggest cheap Whangamata hotels have prices starting from as low as $88/night, depending on the popularity of your requested dates.

  • How much is a hotel in Whangamata tonight?

    A hotel in Whangamata tonight can start as low as $148 for the night, with an average cost of $148, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 72 hours.