The Riverbank Homestay and B&B

Ngunguru B&B/Guesthouse


Check In: 14:00|Check Out: 10:00

This can be your Tutukaka Coast destination stay. We are close to everything coastal, Bush and birding.

Minimum stay - 2 nights.
Melva and Hilton welcome you to The Riverbank in a peaceful bush environment very near to Ngunguru and 5 Km from Tutukaka in Northland, New Zealand. We live right on Northland's Twin Coast Discovery Route.

We recommend that you stay longer with us for that real New Zealand "Kiwi" experience. For example - picnics, guided walks, Guided bird watching and more. The Riverbank is your Holiday destination and your Retreat. There are many local activities for you.

One large room with Queen bed, single and en-suite. Wifi.
Contact us for rates if you wish to book a third person into the room or are travelling alone.
No children under 15 years.

Private access. No Smoking in rooms.
Parking for you and your boat. Secure garage parking for motorbikes. Campervans welcome to stay and plug in for a small charge.

Loads of activities near include diving, fishing, beaches, bush and coastal walks, bird watching, canoeing and kayaking, glow worm caves.

Ornithologists welcome. Visit our wetland boardwalk. See our Fantails, Gray warblers, Fern Bird, Tomtit, Tui, Waxeye, Pukeko, Bittern, Hawk and more.
You may even wish to relax on the deck and watch the fantails and warblers while reading your book. If something wakes you in the night and it is not Ruru it may be a Kiwi you are hearing.

It is known that you have not been to New Zealand until you have stayed in Northland and you have not been to Northland until you have stayed on the Tutukaka Coast. The Riverbank is special.

Our unique coast. In 2010 the prestigious National Geographic Traveller selected the Tutukaka Coast as one of the top three coastlines in the world, Second equal to the Pembrokeshire coast in Wales. Enjoy it with us.


  • All major credit cards
  • Complimentary Tea/Coffee
  • Ensuite
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hairdryer in Room
  • Internet Access
  • On-Site Parking
  • Shower Facilities

Map & Directions

12 Old Mill Lane, Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand, 0173


Cancellation Policy

If Booking is cancelled greater than 3 days before arrival a fee of 20% of the total booking amount will be charged. If Cancelled less than 3 days before arrival a 100% cancellation fee applies.