Otehei Bay – Enjoy a Slice of Island Life

Experience Northland’s ultimate island destination – Otehei Bay – with the newest member of our valued sponsor family – Explore.

Otehei Bay, situated on the gorgeous Urupukapuka Island, is a beautifully unique destination that you must see for yourself. The rich history of Otehei Bay dates back to pre-European times when Maori lived on the island. It was also a destination for the rich and famous, hosting the Zane Grey fishing competitions.

This island paradise is only a 40min Explore ferry ride from Paihia or Russell, or you can arrive by your own boat. You can also stay on the island, at one of the camp sites just a short walk from Otehei Bay.

Otehei Bay is also available for group bookings, and is the perfect setting for island weddings, unique corporate functions, inspirational team building days or just an island escape day with family and friends.