Mercury Bay Museum
A small but interesting museum focusing on local history – especially Whitianga’s most famous visitors, Kupe and Cook.
Hit the ropes for high adventure, including a trapeze leap, high swing and flying fox. It’s located 7km south of Whitianga, just off the...
Two-hour trips around coastal scenery, naturally including Cathedral Cove. The boat has a handy canopy for sun protection, and a...
Mercury Twin Cinemas
This Mediterranean-style villa – complete with a garden shaded by palm trees – is the most stylish eatery in town. Menu highlights...
121a Cook Dr · interesting places nearby
Lost Spring information
This expensive but intriguing Disney-meets-Rotorua thermal complex comprises a series of hot pools in a lush jungle-like setting, complete with an erupting volcano. Children under 14 aren't permitted, leaving the grown-ups to marinate themselves in tropical tranquility, cocktail in hand. There’s also a day spa and cafe.