Places To Stay

Looking for places to stay for you or your guests? Here are some handy links to a bunch of great beach locations and camp grounds.

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Pukehina Beach is about 12 minutes drive from Old Forest School. It’s a quintessential kiwi holiday beach. If you do stay there (or even if you don’t) make sure you check out the local pub Hippy Pipi, it’s a great place for breakfast too.

Pukehina Beach

Maketu is only about 20 minutes away, it’s another great beach and the home of Maketu Pies.

Maketu Beach

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