Orongo Bay Holiday Park, Russell
5960 Russell Road, Russell
Phone: 09 403 7704
Picturesque, award-winning, Enviro Gold (only one in Northland) 4 star Holiday Park with affordable accommodation and abundant bird life, including kiwis. Conveniently located at the start of the cycle trail in Opua.
Spacious powered/unpowered sites. Self-contained bungalows and cabins all with decks to enjoy relaxed indoor/outdoor living in our sunny climate. Central base to explore Russell and the Bay of Islands.
Comfortable specialised cycle trail bikes with helmets and padlocks for hire, bikes serviced before each hireage, bike shuttle, secure bike storage, minor bike repairs.
Bayswater Holiday Home, Paihia
40 Marsden Road, Paihia
The waterfront location makes Bayswater one of the best in the bay. 200 metres from Paihia village and the beach across the road.
Bayswater has two levels with the top level comprising open plan kitchen, dining and lounge, all leading on to a huge deck with pleasant views down to the waterfront. Downstairs there are 4 double bedrooms, master with en-suite plus a lounge area and another bathroom. Sleeps 4 couples in the bedrooms – 10 is an option (extra charge applies).
Swiss Chalet Lodge Motel, Paihia
3 Bayview Road, Paihia
Phone: 0800 724 444
We are an attractive 4-star self-contained motel accommodation only metres from the Paihia waterfront in the stunning Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Stay in Central Paihia close to restaurants and cafes. Our motel rooms range from double studio units to a 5-bedroom apartment with delightful views over the bay.
We are minutes drive from Opua being one end of the Twin Coast Cycle Trail. Undercover parking and safe storage for your bicycles. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.
Anchorage Motel, Paihia
2 Marsden Road, Paihia
Phone: 0800 505 100
Our waterfront accommodation is perfectly located opposite a safe swimming beach and an easy stroll to shops, cafes and restaurants. Breathtaking sea views with a large saltwater swimming pool and spa pool to relax in and enjoy after your cycle trail.All our rooms have air-conditioning and some with spa baths, fully equipped kitchens. Free Wi-Fi. We offer a storage and cleaning area for your cycles.
Close to the Opua end of the Cycle Trail and a short distance from the Twin Coast Cycle Trail.
Center Of The Umaverse, Umawera
565 Te Tio Road, Umawera, The Hokianga. 0476
Phone: +64 09 4019258
Mobile: 027 359 5001
Location: We are 20 km from the Horeke end of the cycle trail. Also, we are right in the middle of Kerikeri, Kaikohe and Kaitaia with approximately 40 minutes to each town.
Location: – We are 20 km from the Horeke end of the cycle trail. Also, we are right in the middle of Kerikeri, Kaikohe and Kaitaia with approximately 40 minutes to each town.
The Center of the Umaverse is a hidden retreat nestled in native bush and surrounded by acres of farmland with views down to the Hokianga Harbour.
We offer 3 boutique eco pods and 1 room inside the main house. The Ablutions consist of a composting toilet and gas shower. Some cooking facilities are under construction.
Please visit our Facebook page
Outrigger Motel, Paihia
45 Williams Road, Paihia
Phone: +64 9 402 8569
Outrigger Motel is a family-run motel located in central Paihia, offering warm, welcoming hospitality with comfortable and quiet accommodation for your visit to the stunning Bay of Islands. We are a short stroll from Paihia’s shops, restaurants and beaches, with easy access to all the water, land and air activities that this beautiful destination has to offer. Perfect central location to start and finish your tour on the Twin Coast Cycle Trail.
Great central location for pick-up for cycle tours with hot deals to go with a great stay.
Suzi and Greg Jones
Bounty Motel, Paihia
42 Selwyn Rd, Paihia
Phone: (09) 402 7088
Located in a quiet suburb, 100 meters from the beach the Bounty offers facilities for bikers, including storage, washing, and tools as well as drop off to the Trail starting point in Opua.
Book online for a great welcome, great service and a free breakfast.
Harbour House Villa, Opua
7 English Bay Road, Opua
Phone: (09) 407 7500
Harbour House Villa is a large 6 double bedroom house situated in a prime position overlooking the Bay of Islands with wide expansive views of the entire Bay of Islands, featuring:
- surround decks with private access from your room
- large living areas and dedicated kitchens and bathrooms
- available now available for self catering hire
- can be booked in a variety of configurations
- 3 levels, 6 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms
There is a feeling of complete separation with the house capable of accommodating up to 3 families. All bedrooms except for one have ocean views.
Opua Boutique Seaview Motel, Opua
24 Franklin Street, Opua
Phone: (09) 402 7632
Mobile: 0274 481 294
Opua Boutique Seaview Motel is perched on a hill just a short walk from the marina and waterfront in the historic village port of Opua. It is small, friendly and welcoming, a place to relax and call home, offering affordable accommodation and facilities.
Self contained units are modern and stylish, with various options available to accommodate small family groups, friends, couples and single travellers – including those with accessibility needs.
The Boathouse Luxury Apartments, Opua
5 Beechy Street, Opua
Phone: 09 402 6800
The Boathouse consists of two stylish, modern luxury apartments with a nautical theme, designed and meticulously created over two years by fine craftsmen. It opened in 2003 for discerning travellers.
The apartments are located entirely over the water in the heart of the township of Opua adjacent to the car ferry to Russell and, on the other side, the Opua beach. Both apartments offer sweeping views over the Bay of Islands from Veronica Channel to Waitangi, the Black Rocks and beyond.
The Opua House, Opua
The Opua House is set in secluded native New Zealand bush with rich sea views but in the heart of the Bay of Islands. Central to the Paihia/Waitangi/Russell/Kerikeri attractions and only 25 minutes from the Kerikeri airport.
Waterview Lodge, Opua
Centre Point Motel, Kawakawa
Cnr SH1 & Vogel Street, Kawakawa
Phone: (09) 404 1175
Motel accommodation includes 3 new modern 2-bedroom units (sleep 6), 1 new spacious studio unit, 3 fully refurbished studios with new kitchens and bathrooms (2006) and 7 standard ground-floor units. This is an ideal location for exploring the Bay of Islands including Paihia, Kerikeri, Opua and Russell. Local activities include steam train rides and the Kawhiti glowworm caves and the Twin Coast Cycle Trail.
Okaihau Rail Stay, Okaihau
200 Horeke Road, Okaihau
Phone: 09 401 9770
Mobile: 021 124 2237
Location: We are right next to the Okaihau to Horeke cycleway (2kms past Okaihau township)
Calling all Active Boomers – and anyone else wanting a unique accommodation experience with a railway theme. We have three carriages with different configurations of bedding. The ablution block and kitchenette are in a separate building styled on the original Okaihau Railway Station.
There is no TV but plenty of outdoor games – just like the old days. Check out our Facebook Page.
Bay of Islands Farmstay, Totara Valley
9 Waikaramu Road, Ohaeawai
Phone: (09) 405 9807
Bay of Islands Farmstay is centrally located approximately 15 km from the beginning of the cycleway. It has 3 bedrooms – 2 queen rooms and 1 twin, a full kitchen and large lounge. The farm is a 300Ha dairy, beef and sheep farm and during your stay your hosts are happy to arrange farm tours and for you to join the farming activities.
Dinner in the homestead is an option – or use the self-contained kitchen. Relax around the pool and enjoy the large garden and wonderful farming vista. Hiring of bikes and a guide can be arranged.
Paheke Bed & Breakfast, Ohaeawai
Paheke State Highway 1, Ohaeawai
Phone: (09) 405 9623
Use Paheke as a comfortable place to stay or a base from which to enjoy the Bay of Islands and Northland’s best activities. Paheke is an historic house (1862) located in the heart of the Bay of Islands area and centrally placed to the Pou Herenga Tai – Twin Coast Cycleway providing quality accommodation in a colonial setting with all modern comforts and services and in an environmentally friendly facility.
Mid North Motor Inn, Kaikohe
158 Broadway, Kaikohe
Phone: 09 405 3160
The Mid North Motor Inn has x11 studio units with a communal kitchen/laundry facilities and a storage area for bikes. Plenty of parking and situated in a convenient location, close to all local amenities.
New Haven Motel, Kaikohe
36 Raihara Street, Kaikohe
Phone: 09 401 1759
New Haven Motel is the ideal location from which to explore the beautiful scenery and attractions of Northland. Situated only 1 hour from Kauri Coast forest in the West, where you can see the 1400 year old giant Kauri tree Tane Mahuta, and Opononi with its towering sand dunes and majestic harbour. Paihia and Kerikeri are only a thirty minute drive to the east . Visit Hone Heke Memorial Park, Pioneer Village Museum, Ngawha Springs Hot Pools, cafes, shopping, and walks.
Wildspur Lodge B&B, Kaikohe
State Highway 12, Taheke
Phone: 09 401 4789
Located equidistant from the Bay of Islands and the Kauri Forests of the West Coast, Wild Spur Lodge offers a haven of peace on a fifty acre property with stands of native timber and picture postcard scenery.
Wildspur Lodge is a very peaceful and attractive place to stay for several days while discovering all the Northland has to offer.
Riverhead Guest House, Horeke
2097 Horeke Road, Horeke
Phone: 09 4019610
The ideal place to rest when you get to the end of your ride at Horeke. Clean and store your bike, relax and enjoy the hospitality of the beautifully restored 140 year old colonial villa. It is close to Mangungu Mission Station and across the road from the Historic Horeke Tavern. Home cooked meals are provided if required.
No card facilities; cash or direct credit only.
Wairere Boulders Motor Camp, Horeke
70 McDonnell Road, Horeke
Phone: (09) 4019935
You can camp or park your motor home at Wairere Boulders and discover the famous boulder valley right on your doorstep. No card facilities; cash or cheque only.
Horeke Hotel, Horeke
2118 Horeke Road, Horeke
Phone: (09) 401 9133
Horeke Hotel is the first Tavern ever built in New Zealand. It is located on the waterfront of the Hokianga Harbour in the Far North District. Today it is a hotel with its own restaurant, cafe, bar and accommodation. The Tavern sits right beside the shore line and the deck is very close to the water. The cycle ends (or begins) here. Don’t rush off, stay the night and relax at the end of your journey.
Brockies B&B, Rawene
4 Mariner Street, Rawene
Phone: 09 405 7624
Mobile: 021 258 4488
Take your time cycling in the Far North. Stop for a night in Rawene and enjoy the view and sunsets of the inner Hokianga harbour. We offer secure garaging for bikes, free WiFi and Internet.
Enjoy the history before heading off to the famous Tane Mahuta at Waipoua Forest, passing through Opononi, and taking in the stunning view of the Sandhills across the harbour.
Price: $50 per person / $90 per couple