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Omaha Beach

1 Matariki Street, Warkworth, Auckland 0986, New Zealand
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long ocean beach

busy beach , long walk 3 kms for a beachy stroll watch the surfers and the people at play , busy at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Molzmum
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Beautiful.

My husband and I stayed here in a Bach (holiday home) for a week as we had a family wedding coming... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
Trish E
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Bridgend
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  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“surf club” (13 reviews)
“white sand” (8 reviews)
“decent walk” (2 reviews)
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1 Matariki Street, Warkworth, Auckland 0986, New Zealand
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"surf club"
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"white sand"
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"decent walk"
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"parking close"
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"holiday home"
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"great golf course"
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"wasn't busy"
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"small group of shops"
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"an umbrella"
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"on duty"
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"plenty of space"
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"picnic area"
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"warm water"
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"bird sanctuary"
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"new zealand"
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"all sorts"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

busy beach , long walk 3 kms for a beachy stroll watch the surfers and the people at play , busy at the weekends

Thank Molzmum
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here in a Bach (holiday home) for a week as we had a family wedding coming up locally. It was a beautiful place, quiet stunning beach. We were joined by friends and family and had a fantastic time here. The...More

Thank Trish E
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

When visiting Goat Island can also visit Omaha Beach and is good but need friends to accompnay as is not as busy as other beaches

Thank Vipin G
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Stopped by after visiting the Matakana Farmers market since we were nearby. It wasn't busy so it was easy to find a park. The beach was also quite open and the sand was quite fine. The beach doesn't have any sort of shade including trees...More

Thank Acineto
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Lovely white sand stretch of beach, good for swimming and body boarding. Beautiful at sunset for a stroll...

Thank Bee W
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

The best thing about Omaha Beach is the playground nearby, and I only noticed this because I have grand children. I love beaches, I live near a small beautiful beach further south of Omaha. Omaha is exposed to wind, the dunes are disappearing and it’s...More

Thank djmum
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We parked the car and started to walk towards the beach through dunes and a pond. A noise that sounded like an outboard motor could be heard and it was hundreds of frogs in the pond calling a very haunting sound. The beach is clean...More

1  Thank Sally S
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Lovely beach to take a stroll and is also very nice to go for a swim, lots of people here which is great to see a New Zealand treasure being enjoyed and respected.

1  Thank dandyash
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

This is a great place for a pleasant walk on log sandy stretch of beach. lovely views of the coromandel in the distance

Thank kiwi572014
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

This is my favourite beach near Auckland. Clean, good waves, not crowded, nice public. Around an hour drive from Auckland, but definitely worth it. Strongly recommend to go there for a day. Pack boards, and evrything you need, you wont be dissapointed. Matakana village is...More

Thank fanga607
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