Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Waihi Beach, New Zealand - Updated 2021

airbnb Waihi Beach, New Zealand

If you’re used to the city life or the mountain life and need somewhere different to spend your next vacation, it’s best to find a spot near the beach so that you can work on your tan and explore the ocean. This makes Waihi Beach, New Zealand a perfect candidate for the location of your next time off, and this spot comes with plenty of Airbnb vacation rentals that will ensure you have a relaxing and fun stay. In addition to having their own settings and making you cozy when you stay in, these options make it easy to walk to the beach and the best attractions in town. Check out the list below of 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Waihi Beach to see which spot will suit you most.

1. Ocean breeze studio (from USD 99)

Couples looking for a spot for a romantic getaway and solo travelers who need some peace and quiet while they get some work done should try staying at this guesthouse, which has room for two. Visitors will only have to walk to the beach so that they can save time for tanning, snorkeling, boating and fishing, and there are spots for hiking and kayaking in case you want to get some exercise or an extra thrill while you spot wildlife further out in the water. Netflix and Wi-Fi are available for those nights when you feel like staying in and watch your favorite shows and movies.

Ocean Breeze Studio, Waihi Beach
Waihi Beach, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
201 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is like sleeping on a cloud
from the bed you get a lovely view out to the hills
lovely fresh berries and plums for a breakfast with coffee from a machine
lots of extra touches and lovely breakfast ingredients
rene also had fresh fruit orange juice and yoghurts for our breakfast if required
very clean and comfortable
exceptionally clean new and charming
excellent clean and modern space
the studio was beautiful clean and private
fabulous accomodation lovely and spotlessly clean very comfy bed and great shower
they were wonderful friendly hosts
rene was a wonderful host
pleasant hosts who looked after us
thoughtful hosts who go above and beyond
rene and john were amazing hosts at their beautiful studio
plus great options for eating out close by
fabulous location walking distance to town and beach
great location beautiful and comfortably appointed unit
excellent location too short walk to the beach and town area
location was right in the heart of waihi beach with easy access to everything
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2. Waihi Beach luxury accommodation (from USD 166)

Peace and quiet are harder to come by on time off than you think, but that won’t be a problem if you stay at this chalet, which focuses on luxury and is situated in a quiet spot in town to make getting a good night’s rest a piece of cake. There are plenty of gardens in the area so that you have a nice place to eat breakfast and lunch when the weather is right, and valleys are nearby to provide great views and places to go hiking or biking. A private balcony is included so that you can get a good view of the ocean and take pictures to show off to family and friends at home.

Waihi Beach Luxury Accommodation
Waihi Beach, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
136 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire chalet 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
modern with comfortable touches gorgeous views a lovely sun deck
after being warmly and personally welcomed by jo and pete we had an absolute super comfortable stay
our host also left flowers and breakfast which was a lovely touch i couldn't recommend more
we definitely recommend trying jo’s muesli; it makes for an awesome breakfast
perfect place to relax luxurious linen and bathroom products the hamper given on arrival was thoughtful and lovely
it was impeccably clean with awesome features
amazing beautifully decorated clean and cozy
the place is fantastic clean modern and comfortable
great little place nice and stylish and very clean and tidy and pretty private
jo's place was fantastic modern clean beautiful in a perfect location
they are fantastic hosts
the hosts were lovely and they went the extra mile with welcoming goodies
jo was lovely and friendly a great host
she was quick to reply and very friendly and accomodating
jo is an amazing host
the location is great a short walk to the beach and restaurant yet so peaceful with only birdsong
this is a perfect place for a break away and we wish we stayed longer
great place to stay peaceful surroundings close proximity to local beaches and walking and bike trails
a great place to relax with the swimming beach walking distance away
fantastic place to stay in the heart of the beautiful waihi beach
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3. Citrus cottage (from USD 83)

Location plays a major role when it comes to picking the vacation rental that will let you do as much as possible during your stay, and this cottage takes that into consideration by being within walking distance to shopping centers, cafes, restaurants, bars, bakeries and other fun spots. The Coromandel and Western Bay of Plenty are close by for beach lovers so that they can do some surfing and fishing before or after they tour through town. Free parking is available at this cottage, and you can avail of the Wi-Fi for watching movies and TV at night.

Citrus Cottage
92 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was really good
also the wifi here is the best i have ever experienced in airbnb
small tv but quite ok for a rainy day or at night
amazing bed beautiful linen and an exceptionally stylish space
loved the inviting and clean room with all the amenities and beach close by
very clean and stylish
lovely clean stylish comfortable room
everything is very clean
the place was sparkling clean and the bed is outstandingly comfortable
the bed was very comfortable and the place was clean and tidy
gillian is a great host
a great host and lovely accommodation
she was a lovely host and the room was absolutely delightful
gillian is a great host
gill was really helpful with directions and suggestions around waihi beach too
excellent accommodation close to shops and restaurants
it's also in a great location with a short walk to town
lovely spot really close to everything in the village
great spot really close to everything no need to drive
perfect location and a very homely feel
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4. The bach (from USD 90)

If you have a holiday coming up that you want to spend with a loved one or a couple of friends in a place that you’ve never been to before, then it’s best that you stay at this guesthouse when you visit Waihi Beach. This private beach bach has room for three guests and provides excellent views of the ocean that you can enjoy from the deck and the entertainment area while you have a barbecue. An outdoor shower and spa are included so that you can relax outside after a long day on the town, and surf lessons are available nearby in case you want to try it out for the first time.

The Bach
87 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was a bonus
had everything we wanted and required dish washer comfortable beds lamps and good shower
very clean comfortable well equipped
very clean comfortable and well presented
nice and clean comfy bed and handy to the beach
everything we needed was there and was very clean
clean and comfortable with those quirky touches that a bach is known for
whitney was a great host
whitney is a friendly and thoughtful host
whitney was hospitable and friendly
whitney was an amazing host; friendly and accommodating of our requests
hosts were super friendly
great bach in a great location
location was great only a few minutes walk to the beach
nice place with super location
great location with the fish and chip shop and the beach very close
a nice comfortable and affordable bach close to the beach
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5. Guesthouse behind the hedge (from USD 149)

If luxury and being comfortable is your main focus for your time off, then we recommend spending your next visit to Waihi Beach at this guesthouse. The bedroom, bathroom and other accommodations at this spot aim to make you feel as cozy as possible when you decide to stay in, and the kitchen opens onto the deck and barbecue area so that you have easy access to all sources of cooking and food. An outdoor shower is included so that you have multiple sources of cleaning up for the day, and the beach is a short walk away, saving you money on traveling in addition to giving you a large source of fun.

Waihi Beach, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
222 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 0 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed sofa and outdoor furniture with powerful showers
spacious shower super warm covers with a comfy mattress photos don’t do it justice
we loved the bean bags for the patio outdoor shower nespresso machine cd collection and cool vibe/design
best bed ever spotless and comfortable open plan living area with thoughtful touches including heating books coffee robes etc
private space very well styled with an awesome shower comfy bed and all the amenities you need
it was clean and comfortable
everything was clean and in great order
artistic space that is clean and comfortable
jeff’s place was super clean and stylish
jeff s place is spotlessly clean and stylish
the hosts are very welcoming and helpful
he was helpful and answered any questions we had
jeff was a really friendly host
great host and car parking just outside the door
jeff was a fabulous host greeted us on arrival and showed us around
great location near the beach
awesome bach with an ideal location
we loved the location so close to the beach
ideal getaway for two so so close to the beach
neat bikes to ride around the neighbourhood on
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6. Mermaid haven room A (from USD 99)

Solo travelers looking for a quiet place that makes it easy to get extra work done, as well as couples who want to spend a romantic getaway somewhere new, will benefit greatly from staying at this house’s private room, which has enough room for two. Visitors will be a short walk away from a variety of sources of fun, including the beach if you love snorkeling, fishing, surfing and other ocean-based activities, and cafes, shopping centers, bars and other attractions. You’ll be treated with great views of the hills from the backyard, and you may be lucky enough to be visited by a variety of birdlife on the deck.

Mermaid Haven qu/king room in big house Hillview
Waihi Beach, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
17 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
it's very clean tidy comfortable place to stay
very clean and lovely host
this is an amazing place spotlessly clean and very stylish home
awesome stay very clean quiet and great location
it is modern and clean and located in a peaceful setting
nice host and nice place
the host glenys was a lovely lady
our host and fellow guests were all very welcoming and helpful
glenys was super welcoming and friendly
glenys was friendly and came to meet me after i checked in
very beautiful house and location short drive to the beach
great place to stay around wahihi beach
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7. Flat on seaforth

If you and a small group of friends are looking for somewhere new to stay for a good time, then we recommend spending your next vacation at this apartment, which has room for four. The beach is just across the road, giving guests easy access to a source of snorkeling, boating, fishing and surfing. The outdoor lounge comes with space for a barbecue so that you can cook something different each night and have a fun time for dinner. Wi-Fi is free, which makes it possible to watch your favorite programs for movie night.

Flat on Seaforth
Waihi Beach, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
66 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the accommodation was very comfortable with toiletries and condiments provided most appreciated
nice rooms and lots of space
comfortable space with well equipped kitchen
it's a renovated basement space so not fancy but very spacious and comfortable with everything you need
everything was clean comfortable and super stylish
it is spacious clean and modern
what a fresh clean warm and comfy stay
tidy stylish and very clean unit - perfect for a weekends stay
lana‘s place is very stylish modern and clean
lana and josh are very kind and helpful hosts
easy to communicate with host lana is a great
lana was an awesome host and responded immediately to any queries i had
this is a great kiwi beach bach experience but as a unit under the owner's house
perfect place to recommend lana was helpful all the time
amazing stay at a cute and stylish location
great location to access places of interest in the surrounding areas
great location incredible value hip and great space
loved our stay warm and comfortable great location
the location was great and we would highly recommend the place
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8. Beach house adjacent to beach

Having an amazing view to wake up and go to bed to is a great privilege for people going on vacations, and that is easy to come by when you stay at this beach house. The balconies and terraces offer great views of the ocean and hills to look at when you’re eating breakfast, lunch or dinner outside under the sun, and you have a sunrise and sunset to look at when you’re playing cards and other games outside. There’s room for 10 guests at this spot, which is perfect if you and all of your friends have finally been able to take the same days off for a vacation.

Beach house adjacent to beach.
62 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds

9. Beach house on Dillon

Being able to see the ocean is important if you want to spend your time off by the beach, and that can be achieved if you stay at this beach house. Visitors have amazing views of the sea to wake up and go to bed to, and the beach is only a short walk away so that you have plenty of time to work on your tan or explore the aquatic life nearby. Cafes, bars and shopping centers are also close by so that you have somewhere in town to eat and have fun after hanging out at the beach, and parking is free at this house so that you can save money for fun in the town.

Beach House on Dillon
Waihi Beach, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
49 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Kipling cottage

It’s important to stay somewhere that allows you to experience as much of the town that you’re visiting as possible, and this cottage makes that possible with its location. Visitors will be able to walk to the beach so that they can save commuting time for surfing, boating, snorkeling and fishing, and the area’s famous “Flat White Cafe” is right by so that you have a nice spot to try out new meals, as well as shops for taking home gifts for family and friends at home. The inside of this cottage has been updated to make visitors as comfortable as possible, and a barbecue area is available for having a fun dinner.

Kipling Cottage
Waihi Beach, Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
51 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
neat and tidy space beds comfy
excellent stay very clean house
super clean powerful shower and comfy beds
very clean and tidy and great location
lots of space very clean nicely decorated had everything we needed
great location cute accommodation very clean and comfortable
host was lovely and the place was spotless
communication with the owner (overseas) was always prompt and friendly
we loved the location
great spot close to flat white cafe
fab location lovely spacious tasteful relaxing unit
great location nice place to stay
great little house in a fantastic location
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Enjoy the sun and ocean at Waihi Beach!

Being able to engage in a variety of activities is important if you want to have fun on your time off, and the vacation rentals available near Waihi Beach make this a piece of cake. Besides being close to the ocean, which allows you to go snorkeling, boating, fishing, scuba diving and surfing, you’ll be close to cafes, bars, shopping centers, restaurants, hiking and biking trails, and other spots that allow you to have a good time. Keep this list in mind so that you pick the right place for your vacation to Waihi Beach.

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