61 Hatea Drive, Regent, Whangarei, New Zealand
Discovery Settlers Hotel is located in stunning Whangarei, in the sub-tropical Northland region of New Zealand, beneath the bush clad hills of Mt Parihaka and within easy walking distance of the Whangarei Town Basin and CBD.
The popular Whangarei hotel provides guests with affordable accommodation with easy access to the Northland's region's 100+ white-sand beaches, superb fishing, boating and diving in Whangarei, the Bay of Islands, Kauri Coast, Tutukaka Coast and Poor Knights Islands.
It takes approximately 2 hours from Auckland city or approx 2.5 hours from Auckland Airport to drive to Discovery Settlers Hotel Whangarei.
Alternatively you can also fly from Auckland Domestic Airport to Whangarei with Air New Zealand which takes approximately 30 minutes.
NORTHERN GATEWAY TOLL ROAD INFORMATION
This is the fastest and most direct route. The toll is calculated electronically so either pay in advance or online within 3 days of using the toll road.
You don’t have to take the toll road. There are two free alternatives - along State Highway 17 (Hibiscus Coast Highway) or State Highway 16 (via Helensville). The Hibiscus Coast Highway is a more scenic drive, following the attractive coastline between the popular holiday spots of Orewa and Waiwera. If you are in no hurry and want to explore the region, the Hibiscus Coast Highway is a good option.