Located within easy driving distance of Coastal Chalets - Whangoroa are numerous opportunities for adventures. Check out some we have listed below or visit Northland NZ web site for more.

fishing whangaroa 04Whangaroa is the home for the Whangaroa Sport fishing club. A number of fishing and dive operators operate out of Whangaroa harbour and nearby Piahia.

From inshore harbour fishing to off shore island fishing Whangaroa is a great place to be based for fishing adventures.

Other locations for fishing adventures closeby are:

  • Monganui
  • Doubtless bay
  • Kerikeri Peninsula

fish schoolDive the Greenpeace flagship the 'Rainbow Warrior' sunk out at the Cavalli Islands - a world class dive spot. Dive trips leave from Paihia (45 mins from Coastal Chalet) and locally at Whangaroa Harbour (5 mins from Coastal Chalet).

Other dive locations nearby:

  • F421 - Canterbury Wreck
  • Doubtless Bay
  • Poor Knights marine reserve
  • Hole in the Rock - Bay of Islands


walking northland beach40 minutes to view the mighty Kauri trees in Puketi Forest along an easy boardwalk. Longer guided walks through the forest are also available.

A range of northland walking or hiking adventures are described here and here: Hiking NZ


twin coast cycle trail 02Cycling is well catered for in the Northland. With the iconic Twin Coast Cycle Trail from Opau to Horeke (or visa versa) - visit their web site for more information.

Other cycling options are:

  • Kerikeri mountain bike park
  • Waitangi Mountain bike park

northland kayaksWhangaroa harbour is a safe and ideal location for kayaking.

There are several companies offering kayak tours locally on one of the most pristine and beautiful coastlines in the world.




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Coastal Chalet Suites are self-contained suites situated on one of New Zealand's most scenic drive loops from Whangaroa to Matauri Bay just North of the Bay of Islands. See map

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Coastal Chalet Suites - Whangaroa
348 Wainui Road,
Whangaroa, Northland.
New Zealand.


Phone:+64 9 405 1192
Mobile:+64 21 066 1358

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