A stunning 40-minute ferry ride from the hustle of downtown Auckland and you are a world away. Surrounded by stunning coastlines, pristine beaches, award winning wineries, indulgent local cuisine, boutique shopping, and a range of walking tracks.

Waiheke Island makes for the perfect relaxing mini getaway, or take the whole family and explore the more adventurous side of the island with Zip-lining, horse riding, and even jet skis. We have partnered with some of the islands ‘stand-out’ businesses to bring you the best of Waiheke, no matter what you are looking for.

Onetangi Beach Apartments

Onetangi Beach Apartments are located next to the beautiful white sands of Onetangi Beach on Waiheke Island. Choose more than 30 self-contained studios, 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments, many with seaviews. The apartments are 15 minutes’ drive from the Fullers ferry terminal, and are located on the Onetangi bus route.

With the beach on your doorstep, you also have easy access to popular Onetangi restaurants Charlie Farley’s and award-winning 372. Enjoy the many vineyards in Onetangi valley, explore the native bush walks, or sit back and relax on stunning Onetangi beach.

Facilities: Sky Guest Select with 50+ channels, electric bike hire, convertible VW Beetle hire, kayak hire, guest laundry, spa, and FREE WiFi.

Address:  3/7 Fourth Ave, Onetangi 

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Waiheke Island Motel

Waiheke Island Motel is conveniently located at Ostend, right in the centre of the populated western end of Waiheke Island. 14 self-contained units and cottages are all set within a pretty garden setting, some with seaviews. With Garden Studios, One Bedroom Cottages, Two Bedroom Family units and Three bedroom houses, the motel can cater for singles or couples, through to large family groups. The Motel is 10 minutes’ drive from Matiatia, where the ferry docks, and is on all the bus routes.

Waiheke Island Motel is within an easy 10 minute drive of 10 of the island's most beautiful beaches, including busy Oneroa beach, pretty Palm Beach, and the long white beach at Onetangi. Many vineyards, restaurants, and local activities are also a short drive (or bus trip) away. The popular Saturday Ostend Market is across the road, and cafes, shops and the island’s supermarket are an easy 5 minute walk.

Facilities: Sky Guest Select with 50+ channels, electric bike hire, convertible VW Beetle hire, guest laundry, covered pool and spa, and FREE WiFi.

Address: 1 Whakarite Rd, Waiheke Island, Auckland 1081

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