Beachfront Accommodation in the Far North

White Sand And Safe Swimming

Enjoy paradise on your door step at Reef Lodge Motel. We are situated on 3 spacious acres of prime beachfront on Rangiputa Beach, Karikari Peninsula in the Far North.

In this stunning location you can enjoy the glorious white sand beach and crystal clear blue water in a number of water activities such as swimming, fishing, diving, walking or simply relaxing in our tranquil and secluded setting. Please note; As from 30 June 2024 operation with be scaled back with a minimum stay of 5 nights required.

We have 7 fully self-contained units, all with stunning sea views. Guest facilities include a BBQ area, smokehouse, dinghy, kayak, beach boat ramp access, spa pool, laundry, and bait freezer.

We are now a registered NZMCA POP site. (Park over Property).

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Rooms And Facilities

Our Rooms

All of our 7 units are fully self-contained.

  • 5 x 1 bedroom units – Sleeps 4 (One queen bed in the bedroom and two single beds in the lounge area, Kitchenette and bathroom)
  • 1 x 2 bedroom unit – Sleeps 6  (One double bed in one room, one queen bed in another room and two single beds in the lounge area, Full kitchen and bathroom)
  • 1 x family unit – Sleeps 8  (One queen bed plus two single beds upstairs, with a queen bed and single bed (With lounge area and T.V) plus another bed downstairs.  Full kitchen adjacent to small dining area with another T.V. and bathroom)


  • We are registered  POP (Park Over Property) with safe secure quiet sites available.


*  Linen and towels are provided

*  TV’s in all units (Free-view only)

*  Barbeque area

*  Spa pool

*  Laundry

*  Bait freezer and filleting bench

* Boat ramp beach access and wash-down

*  Dinghy/Kayak available


  • Double/twin: $150.00 – $310.00 per night
  • Extra person: $30.00 per night
  • Seasonal rates apply

Book Your Next Family Holiday Getaway At Reef Lodge Motel

A relaxing and fun place to stay

At Reef Lodge Motel, we are focused on providing you with a family friendly holiday in the Far North, full of fun and relaxation for the whole family. There are plenty of things to see and do appropriate for all ages and there’s sunshine for most of the year. Why go to the islands when you have beautiful white sands and crystal clear waters right here in New Zealand!

If you are interested in making an enquiry, please fill out the form on our Contact page and one of our friendly team will respond to you as soon as possible. Or alternatively, you can call us on (09) 408 7100.

Please note; As from 30 June 2024 bookings will be scaled back with a minium stay of 5 nights required thereafter.

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Our Policies

Cancellations made up to 30 days prior to the booked date incur no charges. Within this time frame, a one night tariff may be charged. Cancellations with less than 48 hours notice may result in the total amount for the booked accommodation being charged unless we can re-book the unit.  No refunds for early departure.

Minimum night bookings of 5 nights apply.

Checking In/Out

Check-in is from 2.00 pm on the day of arrival.  Check-out time is 10.00 am on the day of departure. We have electric gates so an entry code is required.

Early check-in and/or late check-out is made by prior arrangement only.


*  Payment for all accommodation must be made in full on the day before departure, if not already done so.  

*  Overdue/recovery charges will be made if your account is not paid on time.


Visitors to you are welcome during your stay at the discretion of management.  You are required to advise management if you give out your gate code. So for the comfort and pleasure of all guests please keep numbers of visitors to a minimum and noise factors realistic.

You are asked to let us know when you are expecting visitors and you are responsible for them at all times. They are required to leave the premises by 10.00 pm.  If however they are causing a disturbance to other guests they may be asked to leave the premises earlier.

Any damage to the unit or property will be charged accordingly, plus an additional charge will incur for any result in loss of income to the business.

Smoking is not permitted in any of the units.

Cleaning and filleting of Fish

Cleaning and filleting of fish is not permitted in any of the units.  Please use the appropriate filleting stations.  Failure to do this will incur extra charges for commercial cleaning services.