Just a couple of hours drive from Auckland or a short 30 minute flight by helicopter, Whangamata in the Coromandel Peninsula offers an enticing combination of beachside resorts and relaxed rural living.
With its dramatic coastline, long sandy beaches, secluded coves with unspoilt offshore islands, Whangamata is the ideal place to enjoy diving, fishing, surfing and swimming. Inland, the rugged bush-clad ranges of the Coromandel Forest Park has scenic bush walks, mountain bike tracks and old gold mining sites.
The Peninsula Waterfront Apartment is located on the shores of the harbour, a short five minute drive from Whangamata. This holiday town is renowned for its relaxed atmosphere, cafes, shopping and spectacular surf beach. Whangamata is host to a number of festivals and events throughout the year, the most popular being the Beach Hop held in March which celebrates the 50s and 60s American Rock n Roll and Classic Car culture.
Day trips can be enjoyed around the Coromandel Peninsula or to Tauranga, Hamilton and Rotorua as they are all within a two hour drive from Whangamata and the Peninsula Waterfront Apartment.