Back Beach, New Plymouth

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  • Having adopted two adorable whippets in more recent months, this is a go to place for exercise for them and us. Pleasure to see other dog owners enjoying the beach and partaking in a good post-prandia...  more »
  • Been coming here since I was a teenager , not far from the pension now. Never fails to recharge my soul for its beauty and rough and tough nature. Don't tell your friends they'll all want to go and it...  more »
  • been here multiple times to walk the dog and with friends. really beautiful and never crowded. definitely worth the visit especially around sun down. watch out for seals on the beach though, they are ...  more »

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New Plymouth's waterfront offers the most pleasant accommodations in the city, with boutique hotels and welcoming bed and breakfasts, along with rental apartments. Also close to the water, RV parks provide an excellent choice for families and campers. Farther out of town, expect to find motels and campsites, conveniently accessed by car or local buses.
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