Ohope Beach, Whakatane

4.7
#2 of 9 in Beaches in Bay of Plenty Region
Take a dip in the warm waters of Ohope Beach or stretch out anywhere along the 11 km (6.8 mi) of white sand. Enjoy a stroll along the flat coastline or head into the lush surrounding forest to look for native wildlife. Boarders prefer the west end of the beach, known for offering the area's best surfing. Use our Whakatane online trip itinerary maker to add Ohope Beach and other attractions to your Whakatane vacation plans.
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  • Just minutes from Whakatane, this is an excellent 11-km uninterrupted beach favored by locals. He were there on a beautiful Christmas Day and shared the beach with just a few of the locals, but we wer...  more »
  • Stunning beach although currently strewn with branches etc from cyclone. Hardly anyone there but nearby cafe good for refreshments etc. Beautiful Norfolk pines and sandunes with flowers. Houses / road...  more »
  • Safe beach, forest, parks, harbour, tennis, gold, everything is there for the whole family! And so beautiful during the Pohutukawa flowering season! A must for travellers who don't mind being outside ...  more »

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