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Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe

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1128 Woodstock-Rimu Road, Hokitika 7883, New Zealand
+64 50887338677
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Do not eat or drink at the cafe

Do not eat or drink here. The coffee and breakfast was terrible. Couldn’t drink the coffee and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kimtilyard
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Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand
Up in the air

Never done a treetop walk before This was very good in the rainforest area of New Zealand. Go in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Spud C
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Basingstoke, England, United Kingdom
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An exhilarating treetop adventure among temperate rainforest giants. Experience life with the birds, high in the ancient Rimu and Kamahi tree canopy. Easy access for all to enjoy along a steel platform 20 metres high and over 450 metres long. Come and enjoy a leisurely 45 minute to one hour stroll through the beautiful West Coast rainforest tree tops.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“tree top” (29 reviews)
“bird life” (32 reviews)
“golf cart” (13 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1128 Woodstock-Rimu Road, Hokitika 7883, New Zealand
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+64 50887338677
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Do not eat or drink here. The coffee and breakfast was terrible. Couldn’t drink the coffee and the breakfast “Avocado brunch” was just mashed up avocado with a poached egg with no flavour. The meal was totally overpriced. The treetop walk was nice but again...More

Thank kimtilyard
TreetopWalkway, Manager at Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving feedback,. I'm so sorry you were unhappy with your food, I would have given you a refund had I known. Unfortunately our new Chef was on her day off which is no excuse ! We need to get our other staff...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never done a treetop walk before This was very good in the rainforest area of New Zealand. Go in and pay at the cafe . Walk through the treetops.There is a tower with 103 steps takes even higher but only for people who don't mind...More

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TreetopWalkway, Manager at Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving feedback, I'm glad you enjoyed the walk above our lovely rain-forest. The Tower is well worth the climb to see the magnificent view.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently was on a solo trip to west coast of Nz and came across the tree top walk. I had visited the Tahune Airwalk in Tas before so was delighted to find an attraction where I could see the beautiful scenery and experience it...More

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TreetopWalkway, Manager at Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving feedback. Very glad you had the chance to experience the walk above our beautiful West Coast rain forest. It is certainly a different view from above looking down at the wonderful Ponga and Ferns.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As NZ’s who have visited most of our beautiful country and visit or do of the tourist attractions, we rate this as one of the best. The value for money was fantastic, especially considering the remoteness and the engineering required for such a structure. It...More

1  Thank Minnielump
TreetopWalkway, Manager at Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed the walk above our beautiful rain forest! Thank you for leaving your feedback.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very interesting walk amongst the treetops, with plenty of information supplied about the forest habitat, trees, birds, etc. We went early in the morning when there were few people about and enjoyed the birdsong and peace. The cantilevered section is not for the faint...More

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TreetopWalkway, Manager at Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is lovely first thing in the morning when all the birds are singing and it isn't too busy. Thank you for leaving feed back on TripAdvisor.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a fan of this attraction to be honest i thought this was over priced. The view of the glaciers was nice but let’s face it the glaciers are visible for literally hundreds of kilometres. Some people may obviously enjoy looking at different plants but...More

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TreetopWalkway, Manager at Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving feedback.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We were impressed with the setup here which would have cost a lot to build and is in a nice setting, but as a Kiwi who has spent time in the bush I found this to be too expensive for what it was. There were...More

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TreetopWalkway, Manager at Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Many thanks for leaving your feedback on TripAdvisor.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

I'm a 'greenie' who doesn't believe in making natural areas into tourist traps BUT this treetop walk won me over, and I now think there IS a place for this kind of attraction. Not everyone is fit enough to tramp in the bush, and the...More

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TreetopWalkway, Manager at Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Many thanks for leaving your feedback on TripAdvisor. I'm so glad the treetop walk won you over with its positive environmental impact and you really enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Awesome expeience to view the forrest from above. Walk was flat and easy and access is via a golf cart for anyone with mobility issues. Higher viewing platform access via stairs.

Thank Sarah I
TreetopWalkway, Manager at Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you so much for leaving your review. I'm so glad you had an awesome time walking in the tree canopy.

Reviewed 24 September 2017

I did enjoy walking above the tree tops and seeing the 360 views of the the sea to the mountains, however it was a bit pricy. you start by walking up a 300meter hill, which would be nice to get a golf cart ride up...More

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TreetopWalkway, General Manager at Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Many thanks for leaving your feedback. Glad you enjoyed the swaying tower!

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vickie413
30 March 2017|
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Response from carefree2017 | Reviewed this property |
I would allow about an hour to walk the Treetops and probably another half hour for drink and cake..
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lisawZ4031YC
28 March 2017|
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Response from Lucykiwi | Reviewed this property |
We did this and it said on the bookme email that it didn't matter if you were a bit late.
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kelly B
23 March 2017|
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Response from Pukeko54 | Reviewed this property |
Yes all year round and suitable for under 10s. We only had adults in our party so did not notice if price reduced for children. When we were there there seemed to be debate among managers as to wether the price was too... More
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