09 434 3747
Sands Motel is the perfect base for exploring the Tutukaka Coast and surrounding areas with a wide variety of activities available.
Coastal walks - try walking to Ngunguru from The Sands Motel at low tide or drive to Whale Bay and Matapouri
Fishing - surfcasting straight in front of the motel
Swimming at the many beautiful beaches - especially the one on your doorstep - Whangaumu Bay!
Poor Knights Islands and Wreck scuba diving
Boat trips to the Poor Knights Islands
Surfing at Sandy Bay and the Ngunguru Bar - surf lessons available at Tutukaka
Plenty of local cafes, restaurants and takeaways to explore, just a 5-minute drive over the hill
Drive the scenic loop road from SH 1 including the Whangarei Falls and Hikurangi & Ngunguru Golf Course and sports centre
Game fishing, surfcasting and fishing off the rocks along the coast
Kayaking directly outside the motel at Whangaumu Bay
1.5-hour drive to the Bay of Islands - ideal for a day trip
Address: 48 Whangaumu St, Tutukaka Coast, Whangarei
Phone: +649 434 3747