Hei Matau is located in Cable Bay, Park Point at the western end of Waiheke Island with spectacular sea views westwards to Caruso Rock, Motuhie, Rangitoto and Motutapu Islands and back to Auckland city.

Waiheke Island is a 35 ‐ 40 minute ferry ride from central Auckland and Hei Matau is 5 minutes drive from Matiatia Wharf. It is 10 minutes drive from Kennedy Point where the car ferry docks.


Ferries from downtown

The fast ferries from downtown Auckland run at least hourly from early morning to late evening. There are 2 ferry companies:

Sealink car and passenger ferry

The vehicle ferry service from Halfmoon Bay to Kennedy Point is an easy drive on, drive off option for guests wanting to bring a car to the island and it takes around 45 minutes.


Helicopters offer the fastest route direct to Hei Matau as they can land on our front lawn!