Kapiti Coast (incorporates Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Paekakariki, Raumati Beach, Kapiti Island & Te Horo)
Kapiti Coast Travel Information
The Kapiti Coast is located just 40 minutes north of Wellington on the West Coast of the North Island, opposite the world renowned bird sanctuary Kapiti Island. This stunning coastline is a popular holiday destination, and vistors are attracted to the many beaches, and scenic backdrop of lakes, rivers and native NZ bush. The Kapiti Coast is an easy day trip from Wellington, making it the perfect tourist destination for those travelling North, nature lovers, beach goers and surfers.
The Kapiti Coast region offers a variety of accommodation options, from affordable holiday parks, bed & breakfast (B&B), self contained motel units and apartments, and holiday homes (baches). Because of the regions picturesue surroundings of New Zealand forest and beaches, most Kapiti accommodation provides visitors with a unique and breathtaking setting
Visit Paraparaumu, Wellington, NZ
Paraparaumu, on the west coast, about 50 km north of Wellington, is a destination popular for its beaches and exciting outdoor activities, such as hiking, hunting, and scenic tours by airplane, charter boat, or 4x4 off-road vehicle. The district also offers great golfing, diving and fishing opportunities.Their is range off great accommodation such as the Earthbush Bed & Breakfast Experience an authentic rammed earth house, built with natural earth from the property. Constructed with natural earth off our land, this B and B is designed and built to be sustainable, environmentally friendly, and undeniably luxurious. Experience the unique features and beautiful detail of a house that embodies true innovation! More information on this property