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Saltwater Lodge in Tairua
Gateway to the Coromandel Peninsula

Upstairs lounge         Upstairs deck

With commanding views of Tairua Harbour at the mouth of the Tairua River, our high quality self-catering apartment is available for holidays and weekend stays. Ideal for couples or small adult groups (up to 4) who want to be independent but also have the comforts of home, the apartment is fully and individually furnished. All equipment, linen & towels are supplied and the apartment has its own separate access, plus indoor/outdoor living areas. Cool in summer, cosy in winter. The harbour views are stunning in any season, and the apartment is set in pleasant garden surroundings. Free WiFi and off-street parking.

COVID-19 note: Face masks are not necessary at Saltwater Lodge. You will be the only guests, and you will therefore enjoy complete privacy. The apartment is always cleaned to the recommended high standards before each stay; free hand sanitiser is provided for your use.

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    Special Deal for May to August inclusive:

      pay for 2 nights ...
        and get a third night free

            ... add $50 for each extra person if more than 2 people.
              ... includes all holiday weekends except Easter.

>>> Click here to see booking availability <<<

Only the upstairs apartment is currently available

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Local attractions
Tairua is 140Km Southeast of Auckland International airport - around 2 hours travel by car. Tairua Village and restaurants /cafes are 5 minutes easy walk away from Saltwater Lodge. The bakery, boat ramp, ferry jetty and deep sea fishing club are a 1 minute walk. The Tairua Country Club, including an 18-hole golf course, bowling green and croquet lawn is 3 minutes away by car.  Ocean Beach is a 5 minute drive; scenic coastal spots including Hot Water Beach and Cathedral Cove are a 20 minute drive.  There are numerous bush walks and places of interest, including an old goldmine, all within 20 minutes by car from Tairua.  Pauanui is a 5 minute ferry ride from the nearby jetty.  Fishing and diving trips are readily available by arrangement with the various local operators.

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