Medlands Beach

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  • Address: Great Barrier Island, New Zealand, Auckland
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 08:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Beach, Trail, Camp, Walking Area, Water Sport, Scuba, Fishing

Renowned for its surfing, camping, swimming, diving and fishing, Medlands beach is situated on the island of Great Barrier. It is situated around 90 kilometres from Auckland. It also offers walking trails with some of the most spectacular views of bush-clad mountains, hot thermal springs, rare native flora and fauna and historic sites.

Medlands Beach Travel Tips

  • Carry an extra set of clothing with you.

Entrance Ticket Details For Medlands Beach

  • Entry to the island in free. However, costs for travelling from and to Auckland, hiring beach sports gear and other expenses apply.

How to Reach Medlands Beach

  • Via Sunair Aviation
  • Sealink Ferry
  • Great Barrier Airlines

  • Carrying food with you is recommended.
  • Restaurant at the government run lodge.

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  • Medlands Beach Address: Great Barrier Island, New Zealand, Auckland
  • Medlands Beach Timing: 24-hrs
  • Medlands Beach Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Medlands Beach: 08:00 Hrs
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  • 8.81% of people who visit Auckland include Medlands Beach in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Medlands Beach visit around 10 AM

  • People usually take around 8 Hrs to see Medlands Beach

Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday

66.67% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Medlands Beach

People normally club together Nikau Heights and Parnell Rose Garden while planning their visit to Medlands Beach.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Medlands Beach Reviews & Ratings

  • Great hostel than is only a stone away from great barrier island best beach, Medlands beach. I love the back to basics such as the ye olde gas whistle kettle (i want one now) and hob toaster. Malcolm and Robyn made us feel very welcome and the people we meet staying there.

  • A great backpackers. Full equipped kitchen, comfortable beds and friendly managers. A beautiful rural quiet location. Just across the road from amazing Medlands surf beach. Highly recommended.

  • this place was. i would definately stay there again. the host / owner was amazing. very helpfull. took us to the rugby club for dinner. clean tidy place. comfortable beds. awesome views and a short walk to a beautiful beach. not far to tracks. great place. definately stay here.

  • Perfect location, very comfortable and convenient accommodation for family of 4. Comfy beds, friendly and welcoming hosts. Felt like a home away from home. Had a wonderful week staying here. Loved it!

  • Thanks all good best place on earth

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