Medlands Beach Backpackers and Villas
  Information Links:
  Department of Conservation
  GBI Visitor Information Centre
  Transportation Links:
  Fly My Sky
  Great Barrier Airlines 
  Sea Link Ferry Services
  Medlands Car Rentals
  GBI rentacar
  Activity Links:
  Surf School


The perfect place to get away from it all: clean air, clear skies, unpolluted beaches, peace, tranquility & privacy, surfing, skin diving, tramping, just four hours by boat and half an hour by plane from Auckland, New Zealand.

No pollution, no traffic noise, no stress... just sunny days, balmy nights and some of the most beautiful deserted beaches anywhere.

Experience sub-tropical Great Barrier Island 90 km from Auckland. Stay with us at beautiful Medlands Beach, renowned for its unique surfing beach breaks, swimming, diving and fishing. Experience the magnificent mountain wilderness walks, hot thermal springs, view rare and endangered fauna and flora, or explore historic sites, or simply sit back with a good book.

Medlands Beach Backpackers and Villas, overlooking Medlands Beach (500 meters away) has 3 Dorm rooms, sleeping 4 in each, 2 rooms have double beds and can be booked for sole use. There is also a separate double room with a small deck, all share a well equipped kitchen/lounge, with all facilities including Hot showers, BBQ, books, boogie boards and flippers are also available for use.

The outdoor dining/garden area enjoys lovely views over the bay. Our 2 houses (Villa's) have fantastic views of Medlands Beach, are fully self-contained, both have 2 double rooms (1 with a queen) and single beds, both can sleep up to six. Each house has a gas stove, electric fridge, solar and gas hot water, fireplace, TV and a selection of books. Lounge and dining rooms enjoy sunny views of the bay. Ample parking for 2 cars at each house. During the cooler months we will supply all the firewood you need to keep you warm and cozy.

Medlands Beach Backpackers and Villas     Phone: +64 9 4290320    2010 -