Things to do in Ohiwa? Ohiwa Beach is a magical spot that you will want to just sit and take in the scenery and relax. If you are looking for things to do in between power naps, walks on the beach and swimming then Ohiwa Beachfront Motel is a stones throw from a plethora of things to do.Ohiwa Beach’s quiet location is a short drive from Whakatane and Opotiki. Fresh produce, fresh fruit icecreams, shopping and more can be easily accessed by car.
White Island is the jewel of the Bay of Plenty. Our most popular tourist attraction is a must see when visiting Ohiwa and Whakatane. White Island is 52km (by sea) from Ohiwa Beachfront Motel. To experience White Island you can do it by boat or by air. Peejays White Island Tours located in Whakatane (20min from Ohiwa) are an excellent locally owned company that take half day tours to the Volcano. Frontier Helicopters are also locally based in Whakatane that take scenic flights over and on to the living breathing volcano that is White Island
For more information on White Island check out the links below or the Video on this page
Motu Cycle Trail
New Zealand has got behind the promotion of Cycling and a National Cycle trail. The Motu Cycle trail has had an amazing growth of visitors. Experienced cyclists and beginners alike are flocking to Opotiki and Ohiwa to ride the unforgettable scenic trails that can’t be found anywhere else.Opotiki is a short 15 minutes drive from our Ohiwa Beachfront accommodation so an ideal base for exploring the local Motu Trails.
For more information on the Trails with maps, tour companies and more click on the link below
Dunes Trail – Motu Trust
Magical Ohiwa Beach
Golden Sands of Ohiwa Beach…
Ohiwa Beach is such an underrated Beach. Just over an hour and a half from the bustling metropolis of Tauranga is this gorgous beach that you must visit. First thing that always gets people is the quiet surrounds. Ohiwa also has a safe Harbour ideal for Kayaking and skiing.