Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands

4.0 star property
Upscale hotel on the beach, with 2 outdoor swimming pools

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Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands

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Property grounds
Aerial view
Superior King | In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds
Breakfast, dinner served; local cuisine, garden views
Pool views, open select days

Overview of Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands



Popular amenities

  • Breakfast available
  • Spa
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
1 Tau Henare Drive, Waitangi, 0200

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBay of Islands1 min walk
  • Popular LocationTreaty House9 min walk
  • Popular LocationWaitangi Treaty Grounds10 min walk
  • AirportKerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands)29 min drive

Room options

Superior 2 Double with Sea View

  • 276 sq ft
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Double Beds

Superior King

  • 277 sq ft
  • Harbor view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Standard Twin Room

  • 172 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Superior 2 Double

  • 277 sq ft
  • Harbor view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Double Beds

Standard Double

  • 172 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior King with Seaview

  • 232 sq ft
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Junior Suite

  • 377 sq ft
  • Ocean view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

About this area


Located in Waitangi, Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands is next to a golf course and on the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Tapeka Point Historic Reserve and Ngaiotonga Scenic Reserve, while Russell Museum and Pompallier Mission are cultural highlights. Action World and Makana Chocolate Boutique are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain biking and hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Bay of Islands - 1 min walk
  • Te Ti Bay - 1 min walk
  • Treaty House - 9 min walk
  • Waitangi Treaty Grounds - 10 min walk
  • Waka Taua - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Kerikeri (KKE-Bay of Islands) - 29 min drive


  • El Cafe - 3 min drive
  • Cbk Craft Beer and Kitchen - 3 min drive
  • Greens - Traditional Indian & Thai Cuisine - 3 min drive
  • Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack - 3 min drive
  • Ti Bay - 13 min walk

About this property

Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands

4-star eco-certified hotel by the sea
18 holes of golf, a garden, and a library are just a few of the amenities provided at Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands. Indulge in a facial, a Swedish massage, and a manicure/pedicure at S.O.S Day Spa, the onsite spa. The onsite local cuisine restaurant, Jimmy Cook’s Restaurant, features garden views and al fresco dining. In addition to dry cleaning/laundry services and a bar, guests can connect to free WiFi in public areas.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • 2 outdoor pools and a children's pool, with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Free self parking
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge), an outdoor tennis court, and tour/ticket assistance
  • A porter/bellhop, concierge services, and bicycle parking
Room features
All 140 rooms feature comforts such as pillow menus, in addition to thoughtful touches like safes and WiFi.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Heating and ceiling fans
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee and electric kettles
  • Bathrooms with shower/tub combinations and free toiletries
  • 42-inch LCD TVs with cable channels
  • Balconies or patios, wardrobes/closets, and LED light bulbs

Awards and affiliations

Eco-Certified Property
This property participates in Qualmark Sustainable Tourism Business Award, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.


Chinese (Mandarin), English, German, Hindi


Sustainability practices

Comprehensive food waste policy
LED lighting (80% minimum)
Vegetarian dining options
Water dispenser
Reusable cups
This information is provided by our partners.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of We Clean. We Care. We Welcome. (Millennium)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Daily cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee: NZD 19.50–27 for adults and NZD 13–13 for children
  • A bar/lounge
  • A restaurant

Restaurants on site

  • Jimmy Cook's Cafe Bar
  • Jimmy Cook’s Restaurant

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Library
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • TV in common areas

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Free crib
  • In-room refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities


  • Laundry facilities
  • Limited-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour and ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms


  • Garden
  • On the beach
  • On the waterfront
  • Picnic area
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Full-service spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Deep-tissue massages
  • Facials
  • Hot stone massages
  • Manicures/pedicures
  • Prenatal massages
  • Reflexology
  • Spa open select days
  • Swedish massages
  • Treatment room


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • 1 accessible parking space
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • Grab bar in shower (35 inches high)
  • Grab bar near toilet (28 inches high)
  • In-room accessibility available in select rooms
  • Roll-in shower available in select rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant


  • At least 80% lighting from LEDs
  • Banquet hall
  • Biodegradable drinking straws available
  • Comprehensive food waste policy
  • Comprehensive recycling policy
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products used
  • Humane treatment of captive wild animals
  • Local artist showcase
  • Local culture and ecosystem education
  • Locally-owned and organized tours and activities
  • No plastic coffee stirrers
  • No plastic drinking straws
  • Reusable cups
  • Reusable tableware
  • Smoke-free property
  • Vegetarian dining options

Room amenities


  • Bedsheets provided
  • Free crib
  • Pillow menu


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels


  • LCD TV with cable/satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Tea bags/instant coffee

Outdoor space

  • Balcony/patio


  • Ceiling fan
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Heating
  • Iron/ironing board
  • LED lighting
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Water-efficient toilets

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