By Road

Despite its remote charm The Kiwi Beach House is easily accessible from Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, with a driving time of 4 ½ hours. It is 2 hours drive east from both Rotorua and Tauranga.

The Kiwi Beach House is situated at Tirohanga Beach, five minutes drive from Opotiki, a small town mid-way along New Zealand's beautiful Bay of Plenty on SHW35. Also known as 'The Pacific Coast Highway' SHW35 is one of the great touring routes in the world showcasing some of the most spectacular coastal scenery New Zealand has to offer. You may pick up a map at the local Visitor Information Centres along the Pacific Coast Highway to point out the key features of each region or simply visit

By Air

The nearest domestic airport is located just outside Whakatane which is a 40 minute drive away. There are five direct daily flights between Whakatane and Auckland with a flight time of 45 minutes. Rental Cars can be made available from Whakatane Airport.
For flight bookings please call 0800 737 000 (toll free within NZ) or visit
For airport shuttles please call 0800 342 522 (toll free within NZ) or +64 (0)7 308 0222.

Alternatively, flights from around New Zealand fly to Rotorua, approximately 1½ hours drive from Opotiki. For flight bookings please call 0800 737 000 (toll free within NZ) or visit Rental cars are also available at Rotorua Airport:

Avis New Zealand - Tel 0800 655 111
Hertz New Zealand - Tel 0800 654 321
Budget Rent a Car - Tel 0800 283 438
Campervan Hire -