We are a dog friendly holiday park and we encourage you to bring your four legged friend/s on holiday with you.

We have a selection of Pet Friendly Motel, Lodges and Sites available, please check availability with Beachaven staff when making a reservation. 

There are certain restrictions that have been put in place to preserve the balance for all visitors:

  1. All dogs must be on a lead, at all times, when in the park grounds.
  2. Your dogs must be fully vaccinated, and record must be available upon request.
  3. Your dog must have had both worm and flea treatment within a month.
  4. Dogs must be appropriately restrained at your site or unit.
  5. Dogs must not be left unattended.
  6. Guests are responsible for cleaning up after their dog in the park, otherwise you with incurr a extra charge of $250.00 for cleaning. This included in the neighbourhood.
  7. Any disturbances such as barking must be stopped as soon as possible to ensure other guests are not inconvenienced.
  8. Dogs must comply with the Western Bay of Plenty District Council’s policy on dog control.
  9. If the unit requires a deep clean on departure, an extra fee of $250.00 will apply.
  10. Dogs are not allowed in our Standard Cabins & some of our Motel Units (no exceptions).  Some units have been designated as dog friendly.
  11.  No Dogs allowed in or around the Ablutions or kitchen area at all times.
  12.  All responsibility for your dog’s actions is the responsibility of the owner of the dog, and any matters arising from this, the owner will take full responsibility for.
  13. Your dog must not rush or be aggressive to any other guest of the park.                    
  14. No aggressive dogs are permitted to enter the park of any breed.

Waihi Beach Dog Restrictions Information: 

Dogs are allowed in some areas and not in others for the safety of people and our natural wildlife (we have bird nesting areas in the dunes). At all times they must be kept under proper control and doggy-doo must be bagged and removed.

  • Dogs are not permitted on scenic reserves or at playgrounds at any time.
  • Dogs may be exercised year-round between Albacore Avenue and Plom Road (which is the stretch of beach between Waihi Beach & Bowentown).
  • Dogs are banned from all other areas on the beach during the summer months from the third Wednesday in December until the second week of February between the hours of 9am and 7pm.
  • The Island View Reserve is restricted to dogs on a leash area between October and March as birds are nesting within the reserve during this period.

Unfortunately we do not allow the following dog breeds into the park:

  1. Bull mastiff (by arrangement during quiet season only)
  2. Pit-bull or any cross breeds
  3. Bull Terrier
  4. Staffordshire (by arrangement during quiet season only)

If you have any questions in regards to the above please feel free to contact us on 07 863 5505.

Waihi Beach Vet: 

Hopefully you won’t need the services of a local vet but if you do here is one that is very close to our park.

Beach Vets

Address: 53 Wilson Rd, Waihi Beach 3611

Phone: 07-863 7387