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Awakino Point Boutique Motel

Just two minutes drive from Dargaville township situated on SH14 (follow the Whangarei signs).  Well off the main road we offer three well appointed 1 and 2-bedroom self-contained units. SPECIAL FREE BREAKFAST - FREE WIFI - GUEST LAUNDRY - GAS BBQ

Land Line: 09 439 7870 - Mobile: 021 864 512


  • Attractive gardens with outdoor seating
  • BBQ surrounded by peaceful countryside
  • Free Wireless internet access
  • Safe off-street parking outside your accommodation
  • Free breakfast

Contact person: Sharon Hobson | Phone: 09 439 7870 | Mobile: 021 864 512 | Email: awakinopoint@vodafone.co.nz | Address: State Highway 14, Awakino Point Dargaville | Schedule: Dargaville accommodation with a touch of country

Baylys Beach Holiday Park

A variety of accommodation styles including camp sites, cabins, houses and powered sites.    Handy to Sharkys Takeaways and stroll on down the hill to the beach.

Contact person: Trish and Mark Rolfe | Phone: 09 439 6349 | Email: motorcamp@baylysbeach.co.nz | Website: http://www.baylysbeach.co.nz | Address: 24 Seaview Road Baylys Beach

Baylys Beach Original Bach

Our lovely 1920s Bach (NZ holiday cottage) is a one minute walk from the beach which is over 100kms long. Full of quirky character and very few mod-cons this is a place to be away from the TV, rest up and enjoy the stunning nature on the doorstep. We have kept as many original features as possible so you get to experience a true traditional Kiwi holiday - with a few added comforts! We are very dog friendly - feel free to bring yours - just please do let us know. 

Contact person: Josie Scott | Mobile: 021 0223 8621 | Website: https://airbnb.com/h/baylysbeachoriginalbach | Address: 76 Chases Gorge Road, Baylys Beach, R D 7 Dargaville 0377

Baylys Coast Bed & Breakfast

Contact person: Pauline Spears | Phone: 09 439 0147 | Mobile: 027 486 3113 | Email: baylys.bedbreakfast@gmail.com | Address: 699 Baylys Coast Road RD7, Baylys Beach, Dargaville

Central Hotel

  • Bar
  • Meals
  • Accomodation
  • Gaming

Contact person: Brenda Jackson | Phone: 09 439 8034 | Mobile: 02102661459 | Email: dargavillecentralhotel@outlook.com | Website: http://www.thecentralhotel.co.nz | Address: 18 Victoria Street Dargaville | Schedule: Clean, Tidy, Comfortable Accommodation

Commercial Hotel Bed and Breakfast

This georgous heritage listed building looks out over the Northern Wairoa River.  Sit and watch the river traffic or take a stroll into Dargaville township, passing many historic buildings along the way.  

Contact person: Anne | Phone: 09 439 0878 | Email: annepope555@yahoo.com | Website: http://www.commercialhotel.co.nz | Address: 75 River Road Dargaville

Dargaville Holiday Park

Accommodation for every budget

Whether you're on holiday or visiting friends and family or just passing through.

From our motel units, tourist flats and  cabins to our tree lined avenues that are dotted with powered and tent sites, we have accommodation to suit everyone.

Next to the Kauri Coast Community Swimming Pool and Selwyn Park with its skate park, fitness trail and payground.

Contact person: John & Leanne Jacobs | Phone: 09 439 8296 | Email: info@dargavilleholiday.co.nz | Website: http://www.dargavilleholiday.co.nz | Address: 10 Onslow Street Dargaville

Dargaville Motel

Dargaville Motel is a short distance from town overlooking the bridge with wide rural and river views. The perfect spot to stay when next visiting Dargaville.

With nine spotlessly clean and spacious self contained studio units sleeping up to 4 people, as well as an access room, WiFi, parking outside the door and a very friendly and helpful host, you really will have everything you need at Dargaville Motel.

Contact person: Alan Clayden | Phone: 09 439 7734 | Email: dargavillemotel@ktsa.co.nz | Website: http://www.dargavillemotel.co.nz | Address: 217 Victoria Street Dargaville

Dargaville Park Over - for self contained motorhomes/caravans

Great place to park overnight if you have a self contained motor home.  Park with a view of the Northern Wairoa River with dairy and Fast Foods around the corner and Dargaville's main retail area being a leisurely 15 minute walk away.  Just off State Highway 12 heading for Baylys Beach, Kai Iwi Lakes, Waipoua Forest and further north or heading south down the Pouto Peninsular.

Contact person: Sue Taylor | Phone: 09 439 4975 | Mobile: 027 448 9652 | Address: 71 River Road, Dargaville

Glinks Gully Campground

Enjoy the rugged west coast beach and all that beach life has to offer - fishing, swimming, walking, sunsets.  The Glinks Gully Campground over looks the Glinks Gully community, over Ripiro Beach and out to the Tasman Sea.  Powered and tent sites available.

Contact person: Betty & Barry Southgate | Phone: 09 439 5353 | Mobile: 021 148 274 | Email: bbsouthgate@xtra.co.nz | Address: Ocean View Parade, Glinks Gully, Dargaville

Greenhouse Backpackers

Former school; close to Hokianga, Waipoua Forest (home of the big kauri tree - Tane Mahuta), Kai Iwi Lakes, Ripiro/Baylys Beach, Tokatoka extinct volcano, Matakohe Museum and only 2.5 hours to Auckland.

Large, sunny, partitioned dorm (NO BUNKS). Twin & double rooms in garden setting. Handy to shops, bars, cafes, bus stop. Off-street parking. A great place to relax or plan for your next destination.

Contact person: Darren & Karen Jones | Phone: 09 439 6342 | Email: greenhousebackpackers@gmail.com | Website: http://www.bbh.co.nz | Address: 15 Gordon Street Dargaville

Hobsons Choice Motel

With 21 new and refurbished, serviced units, Motel Hobson's Choice offers weary travellers a warm and comforting welcome. Units range from standard studios to luxurious 1-bedroom spa bath units, plus 2-bedroom family suites, fully self-contained. All have Sky TV and free Wi-Fi. free parking. King and queen-size beds. Relax around the private swimming pool or wander into the town centre and sample the many restaurants and cafes.

Contact person: Harry & Shirley | Phone: 0800 158 786 | Mobile: 09 439 8551 | Email: hobsonschoice@xtra.co.nz | Website: http://www.hobsonschoicemotel.co.nz | Address: 212 Victoria Strret, Dargaville

Kai Iwi Lakes Resort

The Kai Iwi Lakes Resort has 4 individual houses, 3 glamping tents, a backpacker room and an entertainers house, each with its own characteristics and sleeping capacity. More information about each house and glamper is available on the Kai Iwi Lakes Resort website. 

Well–trained pets are welcome by arrangement. Family facilities include a children's playground, farm animals and plenty of safe gardens to run around in. We recommend that you stop for supplies in Dargaville as this is the closest town to Kai Iwi Lakes Resort.

Contact person: Julie | Phone: 09 439 0303 | Mobile: 09 439 0303 | Email: country.cottage@xtra.co.nz | Website: http://www.kaiiwilakes.co.nz | Address: 49 Kai Iwi Lakes Road

Kai Iwi Lakes Camp Ground

Perfect for a wonderful camping experience with the choice of two camp grounds located on the lake foreshore, both offering an ideal camping experience for tents, caravans or motorhomes.
Pine Beach   Campsites, wash and shower facilities, two flushing toilet blocks, and playground.  In the summer there are seasonal services including a mobile shop, and camp staff are on site.  A limited number of powered sites must be booked as per the other sites at the camp ground.
Promenade Point  A truly relaxed kiwiana camping experience: camping areas, new toilet block. No shower facilities.
No Pets  Because we want to protect our native wildlife, we have a strict no-pets policy. We hope you’ll understand

Contact person: KDC/DOC | Phone: (09) 439 0986 | Email: lakes@kaipara.govt.nz | Website: http://kai-iwi-lakes.co.nz/ | Address: Kai Iwi Lakes Rd

Kauri Coast Top 10 Holiday Park

Motels, cabins, tents and campervan sites.

Located 30 km north of Dargaville, just off State Highway 12, 4 km from Trounsen Kauri Park.

Contact person: Jane McComb | Phone: 09 439 0621 | Website: http://www.kauricoast10.co.nz

Kauri House Lodge

Kauri House Lodge is set on a hill amongst three hectares of garden and native trees which host an abundance of native bird life. A unique, stately home, Kauri House Lodge was built in 1910 for a millionaire and his nine children. Only the best materials were used and the house represents an excellent example of craftsmanship.

We offer three spacious bedrooms all with ensuite bathrooms. Two rooms have King Size beds and one has twin singles.  A hearty English Breakfast is supplied in the morning.

Contact person: Doug Blaxall | Phone: 09 439 8082 | Mobile: 0274 547 769 | Email: kaurihouselodge@gmail.com | Website: http://www.kaurihouselodge.co.nz | Address: Bowen Street, Dargaville


Contact person: Steve and Kate Smith | Phone: 09 439 5927 | Website: http://www.kaurivale.co.nz | Address: Babylon Coast Road, Dargaville

Kelly's Bay Camping Reserve

Low cost camping without the flash facilities

$17 powered site

$13 non-powered site

Contact person: Terry and Jenny Mager | Phone: 09 439 0781 | Mobile: 0274 509 473 | Email: jennymager@xtra.co.nz | Address: Pouto Peninsular

Leslie Lodge

Self contained 2 bedroom unit on the outskirts of Dargaville.

Short drive to Dargaville township, Dargaville Museum,  and Baylys Beach.  A great place as a base to explore the all that the Kaipara has to offer.

AirBnB link

Contact person: Lynn Morfett | Phone: 09 439 5927 | Mobile: 09 431 7091 | Email: leslielodge@actrix.co.nz | Address: 134 Colville Road, Dargaville

Northern Wairoa Hotel

Always a favourite with the locals, there is a good selection of meals on the menu and several choices for dessert.  Good farmer sized portions so bring your appetite.  Snacks area available in the bar.  Fully licensed premises.  

Phone: 09 439 8923 | Email: wairoanorthern@gmail.com | Website: http://www.northernwairoahotel.co.nz | Address: 70 Victoria Street Dargaville | Schedule: Monday to Sunday - From 11 am for lunch and dinner