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 features

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 there

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, NZ?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 40 vacation rentals near Opotiki. From 29 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Opotiki for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Opotiki?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Opotiki. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Opotiki District Museum: 93 vacation rentals
  • Ohope Beach: 96 vacation rentals
  • Opotiki Beach: 94 vacation rentals
  • Ohope International Golf Club: 96 vacation rentals
  • Pohaturoa: 93 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Opotiki?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 29 Houses in Opotiki. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Opotiki include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Opotiki?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 23 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Opotiki. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.