Coromandel has some of the most stunning areas that this beautiful country has to offer.
Located in the far north of the North Island, these subtropical locations can seem far removed from the rest of the country, with many hidden gems and hideaway spots that make them all the more special.
From a backpacker on a budget, to a splurgy romantic getaway, to everything in between, we’ve found some of the best accommodations they have on offer:
This backpacker accommodation offers dorms or private rooms and a heated pool and spa. With a view of the harbour and surrounded by palm trees and plants, it has a tropical vibe to the place, making it feel as though you’re on an island in the Pacific (or on a different island in the Pacific, at least!)
Hotels & Motels:
46onBuffalo is a beachfront motel on Buffalo Beach with stunning views out to Mercury Bay.
With fully self-contained 1, 2, and 3 bedroom units, this is a great place to stay when you’re after something a bit more private than a hostel, while still on a budget.
Take the ferry over to Whitianga or stroll on over with picture-perfect scenery all around you.
Romantic Getaway Accommodation:
Another eco B&B, Earthbridge is located in a rural setting, in the scenic Maratoto Valley in the Southern Coromandel Ranges.
With organic food, fresh country air, and an artistic space, the wooden, stone, and earth features of the cottage brings a romantic feel to the place - the perfect place for a charming weekend away with your partner.
This Italian villa feels like a slice of Tuscany at your doorstep.
Located on a quiet hilltop in Whitianga, these self-contained suites feature a private spa pool overlooking native forest out across Mercury Bay with all the luxury five-star amenities you can think of - perfect for a romantic retreat or honeymoon destination.