The Whales is a modern, private, elevated beach house with panoramic view of Wainui Beach. Out front is a 'nationally-significant surf break' protected by the NZ Coastal Policy Statement (2010). In-house surf guide, board and bike hire. Boat rides to 'The Island' are available by arrangement. We offer our guests free Wi-Fi and advice on Gisborne's cafes, restaurants, golf courses, wines, wineries, charter fishing, history, culture, etc. Maximum two guests at one time.