Discover the hidden treasure of the Kaipara harbour on SH 12.
Discover this hidden part of New Zealand, enjoy friendly service, delicious food & comfy accommodation and a taste of the real New Zealand. Great stop over on the way to Tane Mahuta, Hokianga or the Bay of Islands on the Twin Coast Discovery highway.

For bookings contact info@paparoahotel.nz – message us on Facebook give us a call at

the hotel on 09 431 7359 or on the Mobile 027 583 7776 or perhaps just drop in! 

Find Us!


From Auckland just 1 hr 40mins  

Head North on State Highway 1. Past  Kaiwaka turn left onto State Highway 12 - signposted Dargaville. You will Paparoa in 15 minutes. The pub is on the south side of the village, just over the bridge.


From Whangarei 45 minutes

Just head south for 15 minutes and turn right on to the Mangapehi road, signposted Paparoa. There are great views of Paparoa as you drop down into the valley and you pass through beautiful farmland.


From Dargaville 40 minutes head south and travel through TokaToka and Ruawai and then the pub is on your right hand side just before you get into Paparoa.






To call us phone:

09 431 7359
027 583 7776

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Monday from – 3pm
Tuesday to Thursday from – 12pm
Friday to Sunday from – 10am

Paparoa Hotel

2039 Paparoa Valley Road
Paparoa 0571

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