Welcome to Karikari Lodge Backpackers and Holiday Accommodation

Quality Holiday Accommodation on the Karikari Peninsula. Backpackers welcome.

Situated on the East Coast, Karikari Lodge and the Pohutukawa Cabin overlook the amazing and treasured Karikari Bay and the Maturoa Islands surrounded by the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean.

Karikari Lodge

Karikari Lodge is fully furnished and self-contained - located at 26 Inland Road in beautiful coastal residential Whatuwhiwhi (Tokerau Beach) on the Karikari Peninsula in the sub-tropical Far North of New Zealand. Karikari Lodge is just a brisk five minute walk from the beach.

Pohutukawa cabin

Karikari Lodge is a three-bedroom single-storey house which sleeps up to six people and the Pohutukawa Cabin sleeps two. They are on a private fenced section and are fully wheelchair accessible. All bedding and linen is supplied.

Matai Bay

While staying at Karikari Lodge, you will have free use of:

  • Kayaks
  • Boogie boards
  • Surf boards
  • SUP stand-up paddle boards
  • Snorkeling gear
  • Fish-filleting table

This is a water sports paradise with safe sea bathing, diving, sport fishing, wave surfing and kite surfing.