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Stunning

Stayed here for 4 days. Amazing sheltered beach which we had to ourselves most of the time. Safe... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
mikedS7640FQ
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Gold Coast, Australia
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Long beach

Set in a beautiful place with the Pa at the north end of the beach. Sandy beach and when we were... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
422iana
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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8 Oct 2018
“Stunning”
10 Jan 2018
“Long beach”
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Beach Street, Waikouaiti, New Zealand
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 days. Amazing sheltered beach which we had to ourselves most of the time. Safe for swimming as it’s so calm. Great wildlife, and we even saw a few seals. Great family stay

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mikedS7640FQ
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Set in a beautiful place with the Pa at the north end of the beach. Sandy beach and when we were there the waves were not that high or break quickly so I think it is a relatively flat area going out, but on a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 422iana
Reviewed 8 October 2017

A lovely beach to stroll on and sit and enjoy the views. Great place to take the children for a play in the sand.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Karen L
Reviewed 8 June 2016

It was a magical night, I parked on the side of the beach and slept like a babe after the Vodkas that I had at the local tavern. I awoke the next morning to a deserted beach, and the sun rising out of the sea......More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Ashley K
Reviewed 25 April 2016

A wonderful beach, safe for children within easy reach of the village. With lovely views across to Karatane and if you're lucky, the sight of several horses on one vehicle exercising on the beautiful sandy beach

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Hilzann
Reviewed 29 November 2015

This would have to be one of the most amazing beaches. Great walk from Matanaka end to the mouth at Karitane.Great for swimming but the beach is NOT patrolled

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Judy136
Reviewed 13 August 2015

This Beach is one of Otago's best kept secrets. Its a large bay with wonderful safe swimming. Great walk from Matanaka end to Karitane. Historical buildings at top of hill well worth the look.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Judy136
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