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“great beach”(16 reviews)
“white sand”(10 reviews)
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Papamoa, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We are soo lucky to have beaches like this in NZ. So beautiful. We need to protect places like this, and maybe come down a bit harder on those few dog owners that don't clean up after their animals. Well done 99% of you! Enjoy...More

Thank Aaron D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty of beach accesses. Safe swimming with beach patrol present. Nice wide and clean beach and beautiful sea. The best beach in NZ!

Thank Danny-Eva V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful long sandy beach great for swimming and fishing. Sandcastles and walks are a must you may even see a whale passing by.

Thank lindylew2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visit this beach most days of the year...long stretch of sand and shoreline...perfect place for a long walk.shell collecting with the grand daughter or putting worlds to rights with hubby. Great safe beach for families.Dog walkers galore and paradise for them but maybe not...More

Thank B1192KLjills
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very long sandy beach, nice views towards Mount Maunganui. Great for walking, swimming and sandcastles

Thank chapbear
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The coastal strip and beach at the Mount and Papamoa would be the best in the country. Beautiful sparkling water which changes colour depending on the weather and deep soft sand white sand. Gorgeous sunsets too.

Thank fortunatefew
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Surfcasting off the beach at low tide in the early hours of the morning is always best and often very productive.

Thank bartholomew123693
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Beautiful beach for families , swimming , surfing, fishing off the beach ,a very active surf club and people walking their dogs...very long expansive beach

Thank 137crystal
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Our daughter and boyfriend have just moved into a house on Papamoa East, we are visiting from the UK. We've been down a few times, wow amazing beach. Great surf, dunes and tons of room.

Thank RobertLondon
Reviewed 29 April 2018

This beach is patrolled by the Surf life saving club and is a great beach for all day fun. Great for surfing or body boards, for adults and kids. A good day at the beach.

Thank Bruce R
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Response from Sarah U | Reviewed this property |
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