Destination guide

The remote city of Opotiki awaits you

The beaches and forests create a pretty picture of Opotiki. Renowned for its hiking, horseback riding and fishing, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Opotiki

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Opotiki a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ohope International Golf Club (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Whakatane Golf Club (26.9 mi / 43.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Opotiki

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 76°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Opotiki

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Opotiki is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Opotiki Beach (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Maraetotara Reserve (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Ohope Beach (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Omaio Beach (23.3 mi / 37.4 km)
  • Pohaturoa (23.5 mi / 37.9 km)
  • Te Kaha Beach (29.9 mi / 48.1 km)

How to get to and around Opotiki

Fly into Whakatane (WHK), the closest airport, located 28.2 mi (45.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Opotiki?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 38 holiday lettings near Opotiki. From 29 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Opotiki is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Opotiki?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Opotiki. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pohaturoa: 90 holiday lettings
  • Whakatane War Memorial Hall: 92 holiday lettings
  • Whakatane Aquatic Centre: 87 holiday lettings
  • Maraetotara Reserve: 96 holiday lettings
  • Whakatane District Museum and Gallery: 86 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Opotiki listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Opotiki?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 29 Houses in Opotiki. Our other popular types of Opotiki holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Opotiki?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 20 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Opotiki. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.