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Bream Head Coast Walks

395 Ody Road, Whangarei 0174, New Zealand
+64 9-434 0571
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Great walk with awesome views all around and history involved too, be prepared for several hundred steps.

This walk is a perfect way to spend several hours, it recommends that from smugglers cove to ocean... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2015
Paderborn, Germany
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Views that astound, bush and birds, steep but take it easy and take in the spectacular scenery... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2015
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We are Northland's first three-day private unguided walk. Situated at Whangarei Heads our boutique walk encompasses private farmland, stunning ocean and harbour beaches, rural roads, recreational reserves and public walkways. Start each day from our immaculately presented lodge and walk through an amazing variety of landscapes. At the end of the day return for a delicious dinner prepared by us and cooked by you. This outstanding natural experience will leave you with lasting memories.
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“outdoor bath” (21 reviews)
“ocean beach” (26 reviews)
“smugglers cove” (11 reviews)
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395 Ody Road, Whangarei 0174, New Zealand
+64 9-434 0571
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Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

This walk is a perfect way to spend several hours, it recommends that from smugglers cove to ocean beach, via Mt Lion and Bream Head that the walk will talk 5hr 10. We managed it in 3hrs 14 but I'm not sure everyone enjoyed the...More

Thank JamesCantrell
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Views that astound, bush and birds, steep but take it easy and take in the spectacular scenery. Jump in the sea once back on the beach. Highly recommend this adventure

Thank Kapmallett
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The Smugglers Cove Coastal walk is spectacular and a must for all visitors. The pretty drive from Whangarei to Urquarts Bay takes about 40 mins and is also a beautiful drive. The parking area is at the end of the Urquarts Bay Road and the...More

Thank NZJaneNZ
Reviewed 10 December 2015

The whole experience was wonderful! The food delicious, wonderfully presented, with clear instructions as to how to heat etc. The purpose built lodge very comfortable and easily accommodated the ten of us in relative luxury. The linen we hired was of excellent quality. The first...More

Thank Marianduffin
Reviewed 17 November 2015

These tracks are hard work if you venture on to the ridge and walk the length of the heads, but there are easy options to the south including a lovely walk to Smugglers Cove, which is nice for a swim. The drive out from Whangarei...More

Thank NeilMarshall2267
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Amazing accommodation and fantastic food. Great walking tracks with fantastic views. A must for all walkers

Thank Gaylene P
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Stunning walks and sumptuous food! What more could one want for a three day break? Six of us were in a group that stayed three nights in Claire's purpose built comfortable lodge. We did three very different walks which ranged from an easy and long...More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Had a great couple of days staying at bream heads coastal walks. The hosts were fantastic, great food, and awesome accommodation

Thank Melinda M
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Pretty strenuous but well worth the effort. We went from Ocean Beach all the way over to the end at, can't remember the name of the small town. We had friends drop us off at one end and pick us up at the other. Many...More

Thank restless108
Reviewed 7 October 2015

What a fabulous weekend a group of friends and I had at Bream Head Coast Walks. The food, advice and all round great service from Claire was amazing! The meals she provided were so delicious and easy for us to heat after a big day...More

Thank Fleur L
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