Base Yourself Here Explore There

Waihi Beach TOP 10 Holiday Resort is located:

  • 64.2 km from Thames,
  • 118km from Coromandel Town,
  • 98.6km from Hot Water Beach,
  • 105km from Hamilton,
  • 168km from Waitomo
  • 106km from Matamata
  • 55km from Tauranga and
  • 110km from Rotorua

 which makes it a great location to base yourself and explore, with many day trips to choose from. 

North from Waihi Beach:


Thames Coast – enjoy one of the most scenic roads in the North Island from Thames to Coromandel town

Mercury Bay, Whitianga , Hot Water Beach and Catherdral Cove 

If you want to check Hot Water Beach tide times to ensure they fit with your schedule, just click here. The natural hot waters can only be experienced an hour or so before and past low tide.


South from Waihi Beach:


  • Start at Katikati and take in the Open Art Mural walk
  • Enjoy a stroll along the Haiku Pathway which follows the Uretara Stream behind Katikati.

Tauranga and Mount Manuganui:

Te Puke


West from Waihi Beach:

Hamilton/ Waitomo and Matamata:

Or Explore Waihi And Waihi Beach

Stay one night at Waihi Beach TOP 10 Holiday Resort

Stay two nights and visit:

Stay three nights and take in even more sights:

Spend a day exploring Karangahake Gorge – one of AA’s 101 Must-Do’s for Kiwi’s , this is a must if you have time to spend in our area.

Available departures

Unfortunately, no places are available on this tour at the moment