Mount Maunganui Hot Saltwater Pools
If you've worked up a sweat walking up and down Mauao, take a long relaxing soak at these hotwater pools at the foot of the hill.
Mount Surf Shop
A slick, upmarket bar with stone-faced walls, fold-back windows and flaming torches out the front. A lot of folk come here to eat (lunch...
The buttermilk-coloured Mount Bistro, an unpretentious fine-dining experience at the foot of Mauao, is onto a good thing: quality local...
Lonely Planet review
There’s no slacking-off in the kitchen of this award-winning, eco-aware cafe, which promotes the art of savouring fine, locally sourced food. It’s a hit with the crowds: you’ll have to crowbar yourself in the door or pounce on any available alfresco seat, but it’s worth it for its free-range eggs and ham, Greek salads and divine counter selection, all made on-site.