Peppers Carrington Resort places you next to Karikari Estate Winery and within a 3 miles (5 km) of Tokerau Beach. This 24-room, 4-star hotel has a golf course, a winery, and a restaurant. Matai Bay Beach is also 2.9 mi (4.6 km) away.


In addition to a meal at the onsite restaurant, you can also enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café. Start each morning with breakfast, served for a fee from 8 AM to 10 AM.


All 24 air-conditioned rooms provide patios, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect free WiFi and TVs with satellite channels. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and beds are dressed in premium bedding. Free newspapers, phones, and ironing boards are also standard.

Property features

Guests of Peppers Carrington Resort have access to a golf course, a winery, and an outdoor pool. You can take advantage of free parking, along with an airport shuttle (available on request) for NZD 60.00 per person roundtrip. Front-desk staff can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a fitness center, outdoor tennis courts, and free WiFi in public areas.


  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Winery

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Unwind on the private white sand beach, located just 2 km away. You'll be playing in the surf in no time with a ride on the hotel's beach shuttle (surcharge). Summer fun is a breeze at Peppers Carrington Resort, where you can play a round of golf at the golf course and enjoy other activities like kayaking and golf lessons.

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Colonial hotel also offers an attached winery, an outdoor pool, and outdoor tennis courts. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Restaurant 
  • Total number of rooms - 24 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Private beach nearby 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Direct access to private beach 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Year Built 2004 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Garden 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Winery attached 
  • Conference center 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Peppers Carrington Resort offers 24 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. Beds feature premium bedding. Satellite television is provided.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. This Kaitaia hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Peppers Carrington Resort has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including outdoor tennis courts. In addition to an outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Outside of reception hours, room keys need to be collected from the Duty Manager or Restaurant Staff. Guests will be left instructions regarding whom they should contact.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

Only service animals are allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: NZD 60.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 50.00
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Carrington Resort
  • Peppers Carrington
  • Peppers Carrington Kaitaia
  • Peppers Carrington Resort
  • Peppers Carrington Resort Kaitaia
  • Carrington Hotel Kaitaia
  • Carrington Hotel North Island
  • Peppers Carrington Resort Kaitaia, New Zealand - North Island
  • Peppers Carrington Resort Kaitaia New Zealand - North Island

We should mention

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. Reservations are required for golf tee times and massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodations in New Zealand. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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