The Rock Adventure Cruise

So you like to get your feet a bit wet? For an activity-packed, nature-filled experience on the water, it doesn’t get much better than this. Join the Rock, New Zealand’s biggest houseboat, for a 22 hour overnight cruise in the Bay of Islands.


Per night
$298.00 - $373.00
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Get on the The Rock NZ boat for the most action-packed Bay of Islands cruise in New Zealand. Come aboard and let the activities begin! Trips in the Bay of Islands don't get better than with the Rock Cruises. Our action-packed choice of 2 different adventure-filled Bay of Islands cruises are full of fun activities.

That includes fishing, kayaking, snorkelling, guided island walk, paddleboarding, seafood tasting, target shooting and star gazing. Of course, you can simply relax, drink in the stunning New Zealand scenery and enjoy the wide variety of wildlife that inhabits this unique region of Northland. Choose from our Day cruise, or the full 22 hour Overnight Cruise to get the most out of the Bay of Islands.

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Physical address

The Rock Adventure Cruise, Marsden Road, Paihia Wharf, Paihia, Northland & Bay of Islands, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $298.00 - $373.00
Further pricing information:
Minimum Numbers. All Departures are subject to Bay of Islands Rock Cruises Ltd minimum number of 10 guests being met. Should the minimum numbers not be reached Bay of Islands Rock Cruises Ltd reserve the right to cancel the trip and offer guests a full refund of the cruise price or transfer to another cruise date. Safety. Our valued guests are hereby made aware that our adventure activities all have an element of risk & are suitable for people of good health and fitness.
Cancellation policy:
The following time frames govern Bay of Islands Rock Cruises Ltd’s obligation to refund any payments made by you for the Overnight Cruise: If you cancel more than 72 hours prior to departure. Full Refund. If you cancel less than 72 hours prior to departure. Forfeiture of the Full Price. If you cancel your booking less than 72 hours prior to departure, Bay of Islands Rock Cruises Ltd will make every reasonable effort to re-sell your booking.

Facilities and Features

  • Breakfast
  • Children Welcome
  • Dinner
  • Licensed Bar
  • Luggage Storage
  • Lunch
Proximity to town:
We depart from the Paihia Wharf right in the middle of Paihia. Ask anyone it's super easy to find
Number of rooms:

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Opening times

Business hours:
8am til 8pm 7 days a week
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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