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Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

What a fantastic beach this is! Beautiful scenery, lovely soft waves and acres of room to enjoy yourself in. Good facilities along the beach, surf club serving food and drink, plenty of toilet facilities and lovely Orewa town sitting alongside, brilliant.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tony7471
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Orewa for a couple of days at the tail end of our New Zealand vacation. The beach is great for wading and walking or lazing and reading. Bring your own chairs and towels as there are none for rent. Extremely clean beach...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

3 different types of playparks along seafront. Lovely soft sand. Smooth scootering path. 3 and 4 years old are very happy!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ruipeng_sweeting
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recent Visitors from UK and Australia loved Orewa beach walk, stunning views, sunshine and friendly people along with great choice of places to eat made this visit very special for our guests.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AllieHinAkl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My hubby and I decided to go to a beach closer to home. We had not been here for years even though we are in close proximity. We were in awe as the beach is fantastic. Water is clear and surrounding is very clean. Plenty...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GoPlaces630194
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely sandy beach, close to Orewa Town, great bars and food available, free overnight parking by surf club, good for water sports and fishing

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kiwimilt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great environment lovely long beach Good for tourists and locals with events happening regularly. A must visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cheena29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WHAT a Beach lovely to or just watch people swim,surf,paddle.Its the Perfect place to any thing you want.If your ever in New Zealand have a look.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mickyp44
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Such a great beach Great for evening walk with the family / dogs Always clean Never feels crowded as it’s huge Always a great evening walk or spending the day at the beach Huge selection of eateries within walking distance

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 13 January 2019

I had a wonderful swim here, the sea was warm and the current quite gentle. Unlike some North Island beaches, you don't have to wade out too far to get a decent swim, but it's safe for kids and paddle-boarders alike. There are clean toilet...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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