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.
Te Puru Beach Lodge, idyllic waterfront retreat on quieter west coast Coromandel Peninsula. A scenic 15 minutes drive from the historic gold mining town of Thames, the gateway to the beautiful Coromandel Peninsula. Thames is 1 hour south of Auckland Airport. Te Puru Beach Lodge is a luxury base to explore the natural attractions of the Coromandel, perfect for a weekend getaway or special celebration.
Next to river estuary, on a quiet beach. Amazing sunsets, expansive views to Kaiaua, Waiheke and Coromandel Coastline. Free parking, three suites with en-suites.
Full breakfast inclusive.
In-room safe, fridge, tea/coffee, air conditioning, internet, smart TV, movie channels.
Kayaks & fishing gear.
Sauna, Natural Health + Wellness Spa.
503 Thames Coast Road, SH25
Thames Coast, Te Puru