Destination guide

The secluded city of Opotiki awaits you

The beaches and forests create a pretty picture of Opotiki. Renowned for its hiking, horse riding and fishing, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Stayz has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Opotiki

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Opotiki a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ohope International Golf Club (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Whakatane Golf Club (26.9 mi / 43.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Opotiki

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 24°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Opotiki

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Opotiki is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Opotiki Beach (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Maraetotara Reserve (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Ohope Beach (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Omaio Beach (23.3 mi / 37.4 km)
  • Pohaturoa (23.5 mi / 37.9 km)
  • Te Kaha Beach (29.9 mi / 48.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Opotiki

Fly into Whakatane (WHK), the closest airport, located 28.2 mi (45.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Opotiki?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 39 holiday rentals around Opotiki. From 6 cottages to 25 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Opotiki is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Opotiki?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Opotiki. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hiona Saint Stephen’s Church: 95 holiday rentals
  • Opotiki District Museum: 98 holiday rentals
  • Shalfoon & Francis Museum: 98 holiday rentals
  • Opotiki Heritage & Agriculture Museum: 97 holiday rentals
  • Ohope Beach: 98 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Opotiki listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Opotiki?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 6 Cottages in Opotiki. Our other popular types of Opotiki holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 25 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 2 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Opotiki?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 22 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Opotiki. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.