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Waiheke Waterfront Lodge
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
34 The Esplanade, Oneroa, Blackpool Beach, Waiheke Island
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The price is $437 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels
Gem! Perfectly located and appointed

"Stunning, newly-refurbished. No reviews yet only because it’s in new ownership. Wonderful couple managing this boutique B&B. One of the top places I have stayed - and I am a frequent traveler."…"

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2019

Waiheke Waterfront Lodge
Enclosure Bay
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
9 Great Barrier Road, Palm Beach, Waiheke Island
The price is $359 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.9/5Exceptional! (120 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach umbrellas, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The hosts of this outstanding property are about as good as it gets. Breathtaking priceless views of the Auckland Gulf with 5-star rooms. Soak up the views while soaking in the pool. Outstanding."…"

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2021

Enclosure Bay
Whangaparaoa Lodge Motel
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
874 Whangaparaoa Rd, Little Manly, Whangaparaoa
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The price is $110 per night from Feb 28 to Mar 1
4.7/5Exceptional! (378 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels
Travelers say...

"Clean and good view well situated to facilities for food and drinks all with in walming distsnce"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

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The Courtyard
4 out of 5
16 Moa Avenue, Oneroa, Waiheke Island
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4.7/5Exceptional! (167 reviews)

"Great place to stay. A few miles from the ferry and very convenient for everything. Perfect place for us, with everything we needed."…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

The Courtyard
Kohi Beach Bed & Breakfast
3.5 out of 5
72 Kohimarama Road, Auckland
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The price is $116 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.6/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)

"Nice and close to the cbd, without being too close to have the downside of all the noise and busyness of the cbd. The place was very nice and tidy."…"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2020

Kohi Beach Bed & Breakfast
Castaways Resort
4 out of 5
685 Karioitahi Road, Karioitahi Beach, Lake Puketi, Auckland
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The price is $138 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.5/5Wonderful! (168 reviews)

"Excellent views, clean & spacious room, loved the stay"…"

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2020

Castaways Resort
Watermark Studio Apartments
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
17 Tawa Street, Little Oneroa, Waiheke Island
The price is $173 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (69 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels
Travelers say...

"Personal touch and quick response with a very last minute booking, thank you! Free upgrade too!!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020

Watermark Studio Apartments
Onetangi Beach Apartments
3.5 out of 5
5-7 Fourth Avenue, Onetangi, Waiheke Island
The price is $160 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.5/5Wonderful! (250 reviews)

"Very close to a beautiful beach and popular restaurants"…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2020

Onetangi Beach Apartments
Snells Beach Motel
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
289 Mahurangi East Rd, Snells Beach, Snells Beach
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The price is $104 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.5/5Wonderful! (182 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"I loved the swimming pool best however our room was located roadside and we found the traffic noisy when we went to bed."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2021

Snells Beach Motel
Bethells Beach Cottages
4 out of 5
267 Bethells Road, Bethells Beach
The price is $208 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
4.4/5Wonderful! (28 reviews)

"Wounderfull view. Absolutly terrible Dirty.old ruins. Hard bed. Never again. Absolutly overpriced."…"

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2019

Bethells Beach Cottages
Emerald Inn
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
16 The Promenade, Takapuna
The price is $142 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.3/5Excellent! (165 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Pool dirty , rooms no ac can’t open window because they have no spring and bugs get in the room . Have mosquito. Bites . The bed is worn out the spring hurts your back ."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Emerald Inn
Waves Motel
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
Corner Hibiscus Coast Highway & Kohu St, Orewa
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The price is $113 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.3/5Excellent! (385 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels
Travelers say...

"Great place to stay. Close to the beach and walking distance to restaurants and bars. Lovely place for a weekend getaway"…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2021

Waves Motel
VR Takapuna
4 out of 5
BERESFORD STREET, BAYSWATER, TAKAPUNA, 1, Bayswater, Auckland Region
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4.2/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)

"Carpets were stained. Reception closed at night. Great ferry access to city. Ample parking Generous room size."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

VR Takapuna
The Spencer on Byron Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
9-17 Byron Avenue, Takapuna
The price is $90 per night from Mar 22 to Mar 23
4.2/5Very Good! (983 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Great place to stay with excellent service and facilities."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2021

The Spencer on Byron Hotel
The Esplanade Hotel
4 out of 5
1 Victoria Road, Devonport
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The price is $76 per night from Mar 30 to Mar 31
4.2/5Very Good! (327 reviews)

"Although the room was lovely, it was noisey from the outside.. ( Street Noise ) We ate in the dining room and the food was good, but the service was less than average. I may be a little bias, as we booked late and paid a price that I would have expected to pay at a 4-5 star hotel, which this hotel ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

The Esplanade Hotel
Bucklands Beach Waterfront Motel
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
42 The Parade, Bucklands Beach
The price is $111 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4/5Very Good! (268 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach yoga, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Great location, room was clean, owner was very accommodating at short notice"…"

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2020

Bucklands Beach Waterfront Motel
Ocean Inn Motel
4 out of 5
27 Ocean View Road, Northcote
The price is $86 per night from Mar 1 to Mar 2
3.9/5Good! (377 reviews)

"Friendly owners, lots of parking, quiet. Close to main road and motorway"…"

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2020

Ocean Inn Motel
Aarangi Motel
3 out of 5
1 Melanesia Road, Kohimarama, Auckland
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3.9/5Good! (57 reviews)

"Simple kitchenette and living room, bathroom was old and dated, bedroom felt itchy"…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Aarangi Motel
Salty Dog Inn
3.5 out of 5
242 Mahurangi East Road, Snells Beach
The price is $98 per night from Mar 27 to Mar 28
3.8/5Good! (185 reviews)
A great place to stay.

"We had a very enjoyable two nights here. Comfortable room, very friendly helpful staff , excellent food and a $20 win on the pokies toped off a great stay."…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2020

Salty Dog Inn
Half Moon Bay Motel
3 out of 5
1 Pegasus Place, Half Moon Bay
The price is $125 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
3.5/5Good! (221 reviews)
Half Moon Comfort.

"Clean, comfortable and with helpful staff. A stones throw away frpm the Marina with excellent restautants! I'd stay again."…"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Half Moon Bay Motel
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Known for its museums and shopping, Auckland offers a lot for the traveler planning a getaway. With 216 beach hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in this family-friendly destination, it's a breeze to find one that meets your needs.

As you decide on a place to stay near the beach in Auckland, take a look at these top hotels with high ratings from Expedia travelers.

Bucklands Beach Waterfront Motel - 3 motel near the beach. It features an outdoor pool, complimentary wireless Internet access, and free self parking. Guests love the beach and overall comfort.

Onetangi Beach Apartments - 3.5 eco-friendly apartment near Onetangi Beach. Our travelers recommend its beach and size. This apartment boasts 2 spa tubs, complimentary wireless Internet access, and free self parking.

Aarangi Motel - 3 motel near the beach. It offers complimentary wireless Internet access, free self parking, and flat-screen televisions. Guest reviews highlight the beach and size.

Aquasands Studio Apartments - 4 apartment on Little Oneroa Beach. It features complimentary wireless Internet access, free self parking, and kitchenettes. Guests love the beach.

The Spencer on Byron Hotel - 4.5 luxury hotel, 7-minute walk from Takapuna Beach. Our travelers recommend its beach and pool. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a restaurant.

Planning Your Trip to Auckland

If you're wondering about the best time to visit, here's what you can expect from the local weather:

  • Hottest months: January, February, March, and December, with an average temperature of 72°F
  • Coldest months: July, August, September, and June, with an average temperature of 46°F
  • Driest months: January, March, December, and November, with an average rainfall of 3.23 inches
  • Rainiest months: July, June, May, and August, with an average rainfall of 5.15 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Auckland

After checking into your accommodation of choice, you'll probably want to venture out and explore. If you're eager to check out the beaches, head to Omaha Beach or Oneroa Beach for some relaxation by the water. Experience the area's museums and shopping, and make time for local attractions like Sky Tower and Mt. Eden. For additional things to see and do, consider a visit to Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World or Queen Street Shopping District. Visitors also enjoy Auckland for its:
  • Restaurants
  • Volcano
  • Parks
  • Tours

Getting Around Auckland

Make your way to Auckland with a flight to Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), the closest major airport which is located 10.9 mi (17.5 km) from the city center. If you want to journey outside of the area, hop aboard a train from Auckland Britomart Station, Auckland Grafton Station, or Auckland Mt Eden Station. You can learn about your options for water transportation at the port.

Frequently asked questions

What is Auckland like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its museums and shopping, Auckland offers a lot for the traveler planning a getaway.
What's the best place to stay near the beach in Auckland?
Orewa Pillows Lodge is a top beach property offering free WiFi and free parking, located within a short 3-minute walk of Orewa Beach. Other good choices to stay near the beach include Whangaparaoa Lodge Motel and Hekerua Lodge Boutique Backpackers.
How many beach hotels should I expect to find in Auckland?
Choose from one of Expedia’s 192 hotels in Auckland for your beachside break.
When's the best time for a beach vacation in Auckland?
Plan your trip to the beach with this snapshot of year-round temperatures in Auckland: The hottest months are usually January and February with an average temp of 65°F, while the coldest months are July and August with an average of 52°F. Average annual precipitation for Auckland is 49 inches.
What is there to see and do around Auckland?
After getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you’ll likely want to venture out and explore. Beach lovers can head straight to Piha Beach or Omaha Beach for some quality time by the water. Experience the area’s museums and shopping, and make time for local attractions like Sky Tower and Auckland Ferry Terminal. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to Viaduct Harbour or Princes Wharf.
What's the best way to get to my beach hotel in Auckland?
Here’s some information to help you get to and around your beach accommodation in Auckland with ease. To get to Auckland, you can fly into Auckland Intl. Airport (AKL), the closest major airport, which is located 10.9 mi (17.5 km) away. You can explore your options for water transportation at the port.

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