When James Cook arrived in the Bay of Plenty in 1769, he discovered a multitude of stunning landscapes in the region, thus giving it its plentiful name. Although this was more than 200 years ago, you can still visit the region and feel like an accomplished explorer. It’s where you’ll find numerous activities to indulge in, including swimming in the bay with dolphins, surfing crystal green waters, and hiking trails along volcanic and geothermal areas. Complemented by one of our secluded rentals below, you can expect a cinematic adventure of a lifetime. Every rental offers amenities like furniture and hot tubs to satisfy your needs in the outdoors. Start your search below.