Sovereign Pier on the Waterways

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
73 South Highway, Whitianga, 3510, New Zealand
5.0 out of 5 rating 14 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Sovereign Pier on the Waterways in Whitianga, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Lost Spring Thermal Pools and Buffalo Beach. This 5-star apartment is 19.8 mi (31.9 km) from Hot Water Beach and 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from Cathedral Cove.


Make yourself at home in one of the 18 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers and ovens. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and DVD players are provided for your entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as separate sitting areas and microwaves.


Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and an outdoor tennis court. Additional amenities at this apartment include complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and a picnic area.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-out, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Lost Spring Thermal Pools - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Mercury Bay Museum - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Buffalo Beach - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Mercury Bay - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Flaxmill Bay Camp Grounds - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Maramaratotara Bay - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Mercury Bay Golf & Country Club - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Brophys Beach - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Cooks Beach - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Lonely Bay Beach - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Shakespeare Cliff Lookout - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Simpsons Beach - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
Kuaotunu Beach - 18.4 km / 11.4 mi
Waiau Kauri Grove - 20.2 km / 12.6 mi
Otama Beach - 26.3 km / 16.3 mi

The preferred airport for Sovereign Pier on the Waterways is Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.) - 179 km / 111.2 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

The front desk is open during the following times:
  • Monday - Saturday: 8 AM - 6 PM
  • Sunday - Sunday: 8:30 AM - noon
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • The seasonal pool will be open from October to April.

  • Pool access available from 8 AM to 9 PM.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 380 per vehicle
  • Weekly housekeeping provided; additional cleaning fee: NZD 60 per day
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 25.0 per day

  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 50.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Free long-term parking
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa tub
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Airport transportation
  • -Outdoor seasonal pool
  • -Terrace
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Outdoor tennis court
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge)
  • -Marina on site
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Beach towels
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking