This homely hostel set in bush and gardens with great views of the estuary and ocean is a must for those wanting some peace and tranquility. Trampoline, badminton, volleyball and free canoes to paddle the estuary. Family cabins available. A DOC ranger is onsite between Sept & Feb. Learn about the Dotterel Bird Recovery Programme.
Opoutere is one of the last remaining undeveloped coastal areas on the Coromandel Peninsula and is still close to main centres. Bush walks are nearby and beach swimming, canoeing, fishing, seafood & shell gathering are possible in the estuary and ocean. Relax and breathe in the beauty.
YHA Opoutere is 3-star plus Qualmark rated. It is an historic converted schoolhouse overlooking a sheltered estuary on the Coromandel Peninsula, just under two hours north of Tauranga. Set in bush and gardens with great views over the estuary and to the ocean, this homely Opoutere hostel offers peaceful and tranquil accommodation in a relaxed Coromandel hideaway.
The accommodation at YHA Opoutere hostel is clean and comfortable. The large kitchen is well-equipped with plenty of fridge space for all to share. Other YHA Opoutere hostel facilities include free kayaks, trampoline, and volleyball and lots of room to relax. It offers a few camp sites and a bush walk. Relax and unwind in the unique and preserved environment that is Opoutere, a place that you won't want to leave.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast not included
- Card phones
- Common Room
- Fax Service
- Free Parking
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Mini Supermarket
- Pool Table
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
- Wheelchair Accessible
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
To cancel any bookings a NZ$5.00 cancellation fee applies per transaction. For cancellations made before 6pm the day before arrival - full refund. For cancellations made after 6pm the day before arrival - no refund for the first night. Cancellations on bookings made on the day of arrival will receive no refund for the first night, normal cancellation policy applies for subsequent nights. If you do not advise the Hostel the non-arrival clause applies.
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Bus/Shuttle: Intercity, Go Kiwi and
Whangamata Taxis go to the door.
Car: 16km north of Whangamata,
4kms from SH25.