Issued 28th Jan 2023 - The Coromandel has experienced a severe weather event, with a state of emergency declared on 3 Feb 2023. As a result, some roads have been closed (with alternative routes to be taken).
Some local DOC campsites are closed, and Te Whatu Ora Waikato advises everyone to not use coastal beaches, lakes, rivers and streams until at least 48 hours following heavy rainfall due to potential bacterial contamination.
Please take care in and around the region and keep up to date through the following agencies.
La Casa Te Puru Lodge is a spectacular scenic hideaway with panoramic views over the Firth of Thames, and the Coromandel Ranges. The lodge is a moderately priced New Zealand owned and operated lodge and ideally placed for exploring the Coromandel.
La Casa is a unique Mediterranean style villa set in a secluded, elevated bush and garden setting. Commanding spectacular views of the western Coromandel coastline with striking sunsets, La Casa Te Puru Lodge offers affordable, clean, and comfortable accommodation. Guests seeking awesome sea views will not be disappointed.
The native bird life here is prolific which you can enjoy in evenings whilst sitting on the large deck or in the barbecue area. The large barbecue area is where you can enjoy your own barbecue and watch out beautiful sunsets on a balmy summers evening.
There is also a large fully equipped function room is available for seminars, conferences, retreats and group bookings requiring meals.
468 Thames Coast Road, Te Puru
Te Puru, Thames