From 163 USD is the minimal price of hotels in the city. The average price is 430 USD per room.
It may be exciting to see the museums in Te Arai city, one of the central ones is considered to be the Mangawhai Museum, located 15 minutes journey by car from the central part. Dishes of the local cuisine are served in cafes and bars of Te Arai city. Within walking distance from the center there is the Tavern pub.
Whangarei Airport is located a 1 hour 40 minutes drive away from the central street of the city. The nearest to the central street bus station is autostation.
The Arai Point observation deck and Beach Scenic Reserve nature reserve are pleasant places not only for children, but also for adults. The neighboring city Mangawhai is located in 14 minutes trip by car.