Local Activities & Events

Staying at The Church Accommodation, we will ensure you make the most of the activities on offer in and around Hahei.

With our wealth of local knowledge and contacts we will have you out enjoying the stunning walkways, abundance of marine life in our marine reserve 'Te Whanganui-A-Hei', exploring the amazing volcanic coastline and much more... We provide free use of beach towels and spades. Grab a spade at low tide and take the short drive to Hot Water Beach to dig your own thermal spa. Click here for low tide times.

The Church Accommodation Hahei

Cathedral Cove Dive

Situated at the base of Cathedral Cove, Hahei offers spectacular scuba diving & snorkelling inside the stunning Marine Reserve plus outer islands & pinnacles. Hire snorkel gear on your way into the Cove. PADI training, hire & sales and air fills.
Daily boat dive trips at 9.30am & 1.30pm more information

Cathedral Cove Dive

Cathedral Cove Kayak Tours

Our trips explore spectacular volcanic coastline and are designed for all levels and abilities. We use modern kayaking equipment and our qualified guides will give you full instruction and assistance. Including light refreshments, dry bags for equipment and big friendly smiles! more information

Cathedral Cove Kayak Tours

Hahei Explorer

Discover all the highlights of this magnificent volcanic coastline and the Cathedral Cove Marine Reserve in one hour. Take in the rugged beauty of the the remote south coast and venture into it's spectacular sea caves, including an awesome blow-hole 80 feet high. Daily trips departing the southern end of Hahei Beach year round. Times: 10am and 2pm or on demand more information

Hahei Explorer

Ocean Leopard Tours

Join us today for a fun and exhilarating cruise that explores one of the most breathtaking stretches of coast in NZ! The Ocean Leopard’s superior design and spacious layout makes us the best choice to explore the dramatic volcanic coast of Mercury Bay, located on the Coromandel Peninsula! more information

Ocean Leopard Tours

A selection of some of our favourite things in the Coromandel...

We pride ourselves on our local knowledge - from stunning beaches to great places to eat. The customised map below shows you some of our favourites. Have a look and begin planning your adventure!...