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Orewa Beach, Orewa

#3 of 17 in Beaches in Auckland Region
Beach Nature / Park
Relax, play, and explore at Orewa Beach, a 1.9 mi (3 km) stretch of sandy coastline just 20 minutes from the city of Auckland. Try out a range of water sports--from kite surfing to kayaking--in the patrolled and demarcated waters. A large playground will keep children busy for hours, and surrounding cafes and restaurants offer extensive views of the water and expanse of coast. Cycle or walk along the local paths to further explore the area around the beach, or simply lie down on the golden sand to relax and enjoy. Take a look at our Orewa trip itinerary builder to schedule your visit to Orewa Beach and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Orewa beach is, in my opinion, one of the safest on the Hibiscus Coast. It has miles of lovely sand, a great surf club with friendly members, clean facilities, and lovely food. It is one of my favouri...  more »
  • Depending on your point of view, Orewa beach is a great beach walk, a good safe swimming beach, a place to have picnic, or just a good location to stop and have a break from your travels. A great surf...  more »
  • Unfortunately no chairs or umbrellas to the rent. Is not common in New Zealand. There are picnic sites and very clean toilets everywhere. Unfortunately it is necessary to the swim very far walk out as the water goes far back. Ideal for children. Disadvantage. often many dogs on the beach
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