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Top 11 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Ohope, New Zealand - Updated 2021

airbnb Ohope, New Zealand

Ohope, a small yet vibrant township on the northeastern coast of New Zealand’s North Island is home to the stunning Ohope Beach, voted as New Zealand’s most loved beach. Blessed with abundant sunshine, Ohope is a perfect summer holiday destination with an unforgettable view of 11 kilometers (6.8 miles) of continuous coastline where the blue waters of the Bay of Plenty kiss the white sand beaches laced by the Pohutukawa trees against the backdrop of the volcanic islands in the distance. Ohope is also a heaven for surfers as it has one of the safest surf beaches in NZ. Explore the hidden secluded beaches on the coastline, spend the day island-hopping on kayaks or yachts, enjoy the variety of water sports like jet-skiing or sail-boarding or follow the “Footprints of Toi” – a walkway that takes you through the historic sites and native forest – Ohope has numerous such wonders waiting for you to discover! What are you waiting for? Check out our list of the 11 top Airbnb vacation rentals in Ohope and book today!

1. Studio cottage with great view (from USD 53)

If you are looking for a compact rental in the lap of nature and conveniently located near all the major attractions, then this self-contained studio cottage is perfect for you! Located in a serene rural environment with beautiful views of the lush green hills all around, this rental is only a five-minute drive from the bustling town of Whakatane where you can find cafes, restaurants, and supermarkets. It’s just a 10-minute drive from the beautiful Ohope Beach and two minutes from a popular local river swimming area. This studio with a private entrance accommodates two guests and has a comfortable queen bed, ensuite bathroom, a small kitchenette, and a private outdoor sitting area for enjoying the view. Essentials like WiFi, cable TV, heating, and free off-street parking are also available.

Private Country Retreat with Stunning Views
whakatane, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
171 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi and sky all worked very well
nice warm and cozy cabin with a lovely view
karen’s place is cosy and comfortable with a unique view of rural landscapes
we cooked in the kitchen which was easy to use
great space very private sunny quiet and cozy
karen keeps a very clean place
clean charming little place
all very clean and tidy
very clean would recommend
super clean and with everything you need
karen was a first rate host would highly recommend her service to others
karen is a kind and helpful host
karen was really kind and hospitable
karen was a fantastic host very accommodating with relaxed check in and check outs time
karen is also a very nice and welcoming host and at the same time very respectful and discreet
fantastic location quiet retreat close to town
great location to get to whakatane
good location and nice little place
a pleasant and quiet location
karen’s place was perfect for our short stay close to whakatane
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2. Suite with playground near beach (from USD 57)

Wake up to the sound of waves crashing on the white sands in this beautiful suite with the beach right at your doorstep. With a large backyard with barbeque facilities, volleyball court, and playground right outside the gate and marvelous views of the blue ocean, this rental is ideal for a fun family vacation by the sun and the sea. The suite has a comfortable king-sized bed with a stocked bookshelf and wardrobe, a cozy living room with a fold-down couch, TV, WiFi, and a well-equipped kitchen. Sliding glass doors from the living room open out to the secure backyard lawn where you can sit back and enjoy the Pacific breeze. The rental is pet-friendly as well.

The Ohope Beach Abode......
Ohope, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
180 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there's a lot of light and options for fresh air and a cozy bed
the beds are comfy & the electric blanket on the main bed was definitely appreciated
and the perfect place for a swim
great place - very clean and comfortable
clean comfortable and cosy with everything a family would need
prefect locations lovely clean room with everything you need
the place was spotlessly clean and really well equipped with what you might need
the apartment has everything you need and it is all very clean and tidy
lovely hosts and facilities
jodie was wonderful and attentive host
very nice hosts with adorable boys
jodie is an excellent host
host were beautiful and helpful
this is a great location
easy check in and perfect location
absolutely ideal location right on the beach
fantastic location 2 minute walk across a park to beach quiet great value for money
perfect location just steps from the beach
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3. Compact loft with elevated ocean view (from USD 88)

Located at the edge of a native bush with a rich diversity of flora and fauna, this rental offers magnificent elevated views of the ocean, the surrounding headland, and the volcanic islands in the distance. Enjoy the outdoors with mountain biking, swimming or surfing nearby or simply relax in the lush garden or your private deck with barbeque facilities – the loft is sure to cater to all your needs. The rental accommodates four guests in its bedroom and also provides child-friendly furniture for your convenience. There is a well-stocked kitchen where you can cook your meals. All modern amenities like TV, WiFi, central heating, and free parking on premises are available.

THE LOFT OHOPE BEACH. Elevated, ocean views, WOW!
Ohope, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
100 reviews
Entire loft 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house itself is not modern but extremely comfortable both in the space furniture and amenities
apartment larger and even nicer than appears in photos
great beach views a nice little and cosy cottage with a wonderful deck kitchen and clean beds and bathroom
erica's appartment is perfect it is clean very comfortable and the view is awsome
good value for money clean stunning view and the room had nice touches of colin’s private artwork
very clean and tidy
the unit is spotlessly clean and the beds super comfy
it was clean and tidy and had everything we needed
the loft was warm clean and cosy
erica's place is extremely clean and well kept
very nice friendly hosts
erica is a wonderful host and very thoughtful
lovely place and a very warm host
helpful friendly hosts that made us very welcome
hosts were very friendly and helpful
the location is ideal
this is a cute little loft in an amazing location
it is situated in the most wonderful location in ohope
great location and a great place to stay
near kiwi reserve which is a great bush walk
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4. Clean modern apartment 150 meters from beach (from USD 118)

Conveniently located only 150 meters (164 feet) from a beautiful sandy beach, this sparkling clean modern two-bedroom apartment is your perfect getaway for luxuriating in the sun. Stay in and sunbathe in your private deck with barbeque facilities or spend the day fishing, golfing, bush-walking or swimming at the beach. This spacious rental on the ground floor of a two-story house offers two cozy bedrooms accommodating four guests, bathroom with bathtub and shower cabinet, a living room with WiFi and TV, and a galley-style equipped kitchen with dining area. It has its own private entrance. Car parking is also available on the premises.

Modern Ohope Beach Apartment
Ohope, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
70 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fast wifi service and great tv too
lovely comfortable 2 bedroom accommodation with special details and extra amenities provided
apartment is a very nice size and feels cosy; with a nice deck to have breakfast lunch and dinner
kitchen has lovely crockery dishes sharp knives coffee plunger and met all our needs
amazing beds we all had the best sleep
clean tidy and very comfortable
the place was clean and spacious
a clean very well equipped place
very clean and spacious 2 bedroom suite
very clean and tidy unit well equipped
lovely and welcoming hosts
rob was a lovely host highly recommend
hosts rob and marilyn were friendly and helpful
perfect service kind hospitality relax place out of crowds near beach
marilyn was a terrific host
good location highly recommended
gorgeous apartment in lovely location
very close to beautiful quiet beach
it was the perfect location only 5 minutes from where they were located
lovely apartment close to a beautiful beach
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5. Compact studio with ocean view (from USD 107)

Enjoy the view of the blue ocean and sandy coastline set against the iconic volcanic islands in the distance from this beautiful boutique studio located close to Ohope Beach and Whakatane town where you can find excellent shopping and dining areas. This compact studio has a snug queen bed, a couch, a modern kitchenette, and an ensuite bathroom. The large glass doors open up to the private deck area where you can sunbathe and relax in the cool Pacific breeze. All modern amenities like TV, WiFi, heating, and free parking on premises are available to make your stay comfortable and memorable.

Ocean Breeze Studio - Ohope Beach - Amazing Views.
Ohope, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
176 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views from the balcony are stunning and the kitchen is well appointed for preparing light meals
the views from this apartment are absolutely amazing
walking distance to the beach beautiful deck to enjoy breakfast or an afternoon drink on
the most fantastic studio apartment with a million dollar view
excellent facilities and beautiful co ordinating furnishings thebed was also very comfortable with a memory foam mattress
extremely clean and tidy
impeccably clean stylish and comfortable
the unit was exceptionally clean and well presented
wonderful accommodation comfortable clean and organized
very nice and clean thanks for the stay
hosts are accommodating and helpful
hosts are friendly and responsive
carol was a wonderful and attentive host
carol is ann outstanding host
our host was very welcoming respectful of our privacy and friendly
a short walk to the magnificent ohope beach
excellent studio apartment and location
excellent location excellent relaxing long weekend
awesome stay in a great location
amazing location and close to all amenities and a beautiful beach 2 min walk away
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6. House for 10 guests near beach and town (from USD 215)

Relax in this sparkling clean brand-new property located close to the stunning Ohope Beach and 100 meters (328 feet) to the main shopping and restaurant area. This modern guest house has two large decks for you to sunbathe and enjoy the sea breeze. There are three spacious bedrooms accommodating up to 10 guests, two bathrooms with shower cabinets and an open plan sunlit living room with an equipped kitchen and a breakfast table. The living room area opens up to the decks through large glass doors. Apart from amenities like TV, WiFi, air conditioning, heating, there is also sufficient parking on premises for two to three cars.

In the heart of Ohope
Ohope, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
79 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we very much enjoyed the outside decks with table and chairs
beds were comfy and so good to have the two bathrooms when holidaying with family
we had everything we needed and the space was really comfortable
very well designed for a comfortable stay for our group of 8
the bathroom is huge we liked that a lot
very clean and tidy
beautifully clean and tidy
the house was lovely and clean and worked well
the house was super clean and in good condition
this is a lovely clean comfortable holiday house - small but plenty of bedding
amy was a friendly helpful host
helpful and informative owners
our hosts were so accommodating and the house was beautiful
amy is a conscientious host and a good communicator
amy is a very kind and friendly host
great location close to the shops
fantastic location and great space
excellent location very close to beach and cafes
the location is great walking distance to restaurants the beach playground
great location house was as described close beach & shops
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7. Holiday home for 8 guests near beach

Traveling in a large group? This beautiful holiday home can accommodate eight guests and is close to the beach as well as public transportation. Enjoy the ocean views from the upper deck or sunbathe in the patio area downstairs. This rental offers you four bedrooms, a spacious living room with glass doors opening out to the deck area, and an equipped kitchen with dining space. The rental is pet-friendly and has all modern amenities like WiFi, TV, washer, and free parking on premises.

Beach views, beach front Ohope Bach!
Ohope, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
48 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen was perfectly equipped and we had breakfast on the deck overlooking the ocean
everything we needed: well-equipped kitchen lots of space great location and good showers
super clean and tidy
the house was clean and tidy
the place was clean quiet and the bed comfortable
basic but clean and tidy and plenty of room for a group
communication from pam was excellent check-in super easy and the place itself was clean and comfortable
pam was an excellent host replied almost instantly to any queries
whilst not in residence or close she was a wonderful host with easy clear communication
great location - very comfortable
the location is awesome
great accomodation close to the beach
great place in a perfect location
with an incredible location this place is definitely worth booking
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8. Ocean Dream B&B (from USD 93)

Steps away from the marvelous Ohope Beach, this beautiful B&B rental offers you utmost comfort, making your beachside vacation truly memorable. The rental has two spacious bedrooms–one twin bedroom and a king bedroom with large glass doors opening out to the patio area that features a private spa pool and barbeque grill. The accommodation has a separate living room and dining area equipped with a microwave, fridge and toaster facilities. All amenities like TV, WiFi, heating, and free parking on premises are available. The B&B also offers a delicious continental breakfast for its guests. If you wish to go biking or surfing, bicycles and bodyboards are provided free of charge!

Ocean Dream B & B
Ohope, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
154 reviews
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed was amazing with quality linen felt very luxe
it was super clean and just wonderful
we loved our stay at ocean dream it's very comfortable and spotlessly clean
henry and anne's place was absolutely fabulous spotlessly clean and very comfortable
extremely clean and a great selection for breakfast
the place is sparkling clean
they were both amazing hosts
top class hosts everything was perfect
our host was so friendly and welcoming
friendly hosts who were very easy to deal with
super nice hosts highly recommend this place
a must stay situated in a beautiful location
wonderful house and great location
prefect location for rest and relaxation
this is a stunning coastal location
location is nice on one of the best safe beaches 50 meter in front of the bb
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9. Spacious ground level studio for two near the Ohope beach (from USD 59)

Those traveling to surf the sick waves of Whale Island should consider Jennie and Andy’s lovely studio near Ohope beach. This private guest suite is best for two where they have access to a queen bed, a fully functioning bathroom with hot water and toiletries provided, as well as a fully fenced garden. The studio is modern and is a radiant space inviting to light, with other basic amenities available for guests’ use. Some of these include air conditioning, heating, cable TV, Wifi, and basic heating appliances for light breakfast. The garden patio is a great area to just relax and end the day with a glass of wine in hand before turning in on your comfortable topnotch bed.

Pohutukawa Beach Holiday Home
Ohope, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
133 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable chairs and bed
inside you have a giant tv air conditioning and a great shower
this place is well appointed with extremely comfortable furniture
jennie and andy’s place is just like described roomi clean comfortable bed great amenities altogether very close to the beach
great location especially clean and tidy with great amenities including sky tv
bright clean well equipped unit
very clean and tidy nice extra touches
the flat was very clean and comfortable
super comfortable bed and spotless bathroom
clean cozy space comfortable bed great shower
great hosts and lovely space
super professional hosts
very friendly and welcoming host
they were very responsive and very helpful
the hosts were very helpful in supplying local information
great location just a few minutes walk to the beach
great room so close to the beach great location
great accommodation close to the beach
close to beach good value
awesome location and outstanding place to stay
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10. Room for 2 guests, walking distance from town

Located in a serene neighborhood against the backdrop of a native bush, this room for two guests is in a newly built house conveniently within walking distance to the town, river, and the White Island Cruises. The beautiful room has a comfy queen bed, ensuite bathroom, and a shared deck with chairs to enjoy the sea breeze. Amenities include WiFi, TV, free parking on premises, and an under-bench fridge in the hallway. A delicious continental breakfast is offered to guests in the morning!

Easy walk to town, river and White Island Cruises
Whakatane, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
49 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was very pleasant eating our breakfast on the balcony looking out on the beautiful garden
breakfast was very generous - i really appreciated to freshly ground coffee and delicious fresh fruit salad
we enjoyed our breakfast on the deck in the morning
awesome new home with lovely amenities breakfast gardens and nice hosts close to town
beautiful clean and extremely comfortable room
beautiful clean room exactly as described
wonderful space; clean bright and comfortable
all new and modern and clean and fresh
room and ensuite was a clean and a good size
trish and len are wonderful hosts in a superb home
trish was a wonderful host
they are very helpful and amazing hosts
trish is a lovely host
available hosts who are concerned you have a good experience
the location is an easy walk to restaurants
location is great close to town and restaurants
ideal location for everything in beautiful whakatane
it is located in a quiet street within easy walking distance to the harbour and town centre
very handy location hope to stay here again
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11. Vacation home near beach

If a serene and relaxed vacation by the beachside is on your mind, then look no further as this beautiful guest suite is the perfect choice for you! It’s located right across the road from Ohope Beach and close to popular cafes and restaurants serving delicious cuisines. Go fishing in Ohope Wharf or sail away to the White Island or simply enjoy the sunshine from the courtyard patio and garden of this rental – your beach vacation could not get any better! The holiday home offers two cozy bedrooms, a living room with TV and WiFi, an open kitchen with dining area, a laundry area, and free parking on the premises.

Ohope Holiday Haven
Ohope, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
54 reviews
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
clean cosy well equipped roomy flat
sue was friendly and the space was clean and welcoming
fun retro decor very clean and tidy and spacious
very comfortable clean and has everything you need
we really enjoyed staying at sue's place very clean relaxed and friendly
lovely host with a lovely home
great hosts beautiful beach
sue and her husband were wonderful hosts
we can recommend staying with sue she is a friendly host and it’s a very nice place
sue is a great host she made us feel welcome and was accommodating with our changing arrival times
good location close to the beach
close to the best beach
excellent option for some peace away from the hustle and bustle but still close to the action
awesome spot so close to the beach
this is a fantastic location just steps from the beach
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Holiday at New Zealand's most loved beach

Ohope, home to New Zealand’s most loved beach, is an ideal holiday getaway to enjoy days of sun and sea. Go surfing, fishing, swimming or enjoy the variety of water sports or explore the islands or the historic sites in Ohope – whatever your idea of a perfect vacation is! Ensure staying at the best places on our list of top Airbnb vacation rentals in Ohope.

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