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Things To Do

Matakana Coast – Things to See and Do

Your options for fun when you’re staying at Mahurangi West are just almost boundless and everything is within easy walking or driving distance.

Mahurangi West Wing is close to Orewa, Puhoi, Warkworth and the Matakana Coast which offer fabulous scenery, boutique wineries, fine dining, farmers’ markets, shopping, cafes, art, culture and loads of fun!

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Mahurangi West:

Mahurangi West Park:
Mahurangi Regional Park, hiking and walking trails, fishing, swimming, kayaking, picnicking or just sitting, gazing or snoozing.

Great Walking Ideas:
Theses sites give a good overview and detailed directions of some of the lovely, and easy, walks you can do from our house.

Mahurangi Harbour view
Mahurangi Harbour from the north


Puhoi – historic Bohemian village, iconic pub, museum and church. Puhoi is a settlement located approximately 3km south of Mahurangi West Road  on the banks of the Puhoi River. The name Puhoi is translated as “slow water”.  Enjoy the historical walks in this small community. Go kayaking up Puhoi River or stop for lunch at the renowned café and cheese store or the lively pub.

Puhoi Village
Puhoi Village


Orewa is famous for its beautiful beach – 3km of golden sand that all kids enjoy. Orewa Beach is the gateway to the Hibiscus Coast and north Auckland’s abundant regional escapes, and only 20 minutes north of Auckland’s harbour bridge

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Poised at the edge of the Mahurangi River, Warkworth is a pretty town with an interesting choice of restaurants and accommodation.

Warkworth township


Matakana is a small town about 9 km from Warkworth and home to over 30 boutique vineyards, olive groves, restaurants and the famous Matakana Village and Farmers’ Market featuring locally grown food and produce.

Matakana Pub

Leigh and Pakiri


Home to the world famous Leigh Sawmill bar and music venue and Goat Island marine sanctury snorkelling, we highly reccomend a vist.


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Leigh By The Sea


Tawharanui Peninsula is an open sanctuary and marine reserve full of incredible wildlife and plant life. The Tawharanui Ridge Walk is a very easy 10k round trip with board walks, beach walking and lots of lovely green farmland and great views along the way.

Tawharanui beach
Tawharanui Beaches
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We look forward to hosting you at Mahurangi West Wing: luxury bed and breakfast accommodation on the park.