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Uretiti Beach

State Highway 1, Waipu, New Zealand
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Lovely Beach

This was and maybe still is a Nudist Beach but I have never seen anyone there in the nude. Its... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
keentraveller2018
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Perth, Australia
Great wide beach

The vistas from this beach are amazing. Little blo karts abound in windy weather and you are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TambonzRobertson
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Auckz
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Overview

  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“white sand” (4 reviews)
“cold water” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
State Highway 1, Waipu, New Zealand
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Reviews (41)

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"white sand"
in 4 reviews
"camping ground"
in 4 reviews
"cold water"
in 3 reviews
"bream bay"
in 3 reviews
"shellfish"
in 2 reviews
"easy access"
in 2 reviews
"early in the morning"
in 2 reviews
"safe swimming"
in 2 reviews
"self contained"
in 2 reviews
"low tide"
in 2 reviews
"doc campsite"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful spot"
in 2 reviews
"campground"
in 7 reviews
"rubbish"
in 3 reviews
"waves"
in 4 reviews
"campers"
in 4 reviews
"dune"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was and maybe still is a Nudist Beach but I have never seen anyone there in the nude. Its great for swimming and at night fishing but beware as sometimes its like a highway with land cruisers going quite fast up the beach as...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The vistas from this beach are amazing. Little blo karts abound in windy weather and you are assured of a wonderful walk along a great beach!!

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

I recently spent three glorious days relaxing and swimming at Uretiti Beach, Northland. Just north of Waipu this beach is part of Bream Bay, a 22km stretch of white sandy beach. We drove in the entrance to the DOC camping ground, turned left and followed...More

1  Thank meganmP2359FN
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Sometimes you wonder. When I crossed the dunes and first laid eye on this beach I thought I had died and gone to heaven. I have read reviews of beaches that would compare as a landfill to this beach and got five stars. What on...More

1  Thank Michieldc
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Staying at DOC campsite as our first night after collecting campervan in Auckland. Beach - lovely windswept white sand beach that stretches for miles and miles. We had it pretty much all to ourselves. Great place to put feet up and relax. No facilities. DOC...More

1  Thank Etosha M
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

In the middle of 22 kilometres of white sand that comprises Bream Bay, Uretiti Beach is a safe, pleasant place to relax and enjoy a break. Never crowded, but rarely empty of people, there is plenty of room for solitary sunbathing if that is your...More

1  Thank NicholasBRoberts
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Long white sand beach , excellent fishing , great for dogs . It is also a road so sometimes 4wd 's and motorbikes are a nuisance on the beach . Good crabbing area , occasional rips so pick your stretch of beach to swim in...More

1  Thank stevelamb7777
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

We regularly walk on this beach in any weather. You can walk for hours. Please please don't drive your vehicles along this lovely beach! It is a great place for children, adults and dogs to run along without worrying about vehicles coming up behind you....More

1  Thank Pat H
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Despite being winter this beach is still nice to visit and take long walks or just experience the long white sands. Seems popular with local fishermen. It's my favourite for kite fishing. Can be exposed when winds are off shore, but magic when sunny and...More

1  Thank Peter G
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is a lovely Beach but be aware it is also a Nudist Beach. Good for fishing, close to Shops in Waipu.

1  Thank Gaylene S
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