Affordable East Coast Lodges & Places we like Unique secluded lodging along the east coast with that extra wow factor without breaking the bank. Discover the nature and the beauty of this special places of New Zealand. By Marianne Faes 11 November 2018, 10 months ago Last updated 15 January 2019, 8 months ago Luxury lodge in the Hawke's Bay with panoramic views Contents Favourite Beach in Coromandel Otama Beach House Bay Guesthouse Lodge Blackhouse Port of Gisborne Favourite Beach in Coromandel In our view, Coromandel is blessed with the most beautiful, secluded and white sandy beaches along the East Coast of New Zealand. Beaches you should visit meanwhile in the Coromandel region Otama Beach House Coromandel An off the beaten track accommodation with a picture postcard beach just a few steps away. The architect-designed contemporary house faces north onto beautiful Otama Beach in the Coromandel. Bay Guesthouse Lodge Hawkes Bay Stunning boutique seaside lodge, with just 2 villas for the ultimate privacy and spectacular ocean view. Your private chef for breakfast service or a Chef's table dinner. Blackhouse Wainui Secluded luxury lodge in the heart of Gisborne. Self-catering accommodation that overlooks the Wainui Beach Port of Gisborne Gisborne In 1769, Captain James Cook anchored his ship Endeavour. Gisborne is rich in history, culture, cuisine and adventure. A small little town with lots to offer, not yet overrun.