Ohope Beach, Whakatane

4.7
#2 of 9 in Beaches in Bay of Plenty Region
Take a dip in the warm waters of Ohope Beach or stretch out anywhere along the 11 km (6.8 mi) of white sand. Enjoy a stroll along the flat coastline or head into the lush surrounding forest to look for native wildlife. Boarders prefer the west end of the beach, known for offering the area's best surfing. Use our Whakatane online trip itinerary maker to add Ohope Beach and other attractions to your Whakatane vacation plans.
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  • Ohope Beach is truly a beach where there is space for everyone. We love going to Ohope Beach for family picnics. It is really a safe beach for little children because it is flat & no huge waves...  more »
  • Ohope beach consists of a vast stretch of mostly flat beach. Really picturesque. The western side is nicely sheltered for little ones, the waves are decent without being dangerous, and there is...  more »
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