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Shining Star Beachfront Accommodation

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16 Richards Drive, Hokitika 7810 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wooden spacious chalets right by the beach (no view though / obstructed by bush). Town ctr is a short drive away. Small issues - WiFi was patchy and curtains were not fully aligned to cover the door. Overall 3.5/5 rounded to 4/5 as reception guy...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Lovely cosy little chalet which was spotlessly clean with parking right outside. Very pleasant and helpful staff. It is a bit out of town but that means it is very quiet. Short walk across the dunes to the beach which is covered with driftwood. Bonus...More

3  Thank HollyFan
Response from ShiningStarHokitika, Reception at Shining Star Beachfront AccommodationResponded 31 July 2018

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us HollyFan. Our glow worm neighbors are pretty amazing, thanks for sharing your experience.We hope to have you stay with us again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great stay at Shinning Star in our campervan. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Clean kitchen and bathroom facilities. Camp area is just steps walk from the beach where we watched a beautiful sun set. The camp is also just across the road...More

Thank DJmeetsWorld
Response from ShiningStarHokitika, Reception at Shining Star Beachfront AccommodationResponded 3 days ago

We are glad we could provide such a positive experience for you during your stay in our holiday park. We are very fortunate to have such a unique location between the beachfront and the glow worm dell, so we are always happy to hear when...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are not a lot of choices to stay in Hokatika and looking around this is probably one of the best. Very inexpensive and clean. The beachfront cabins are a bit disappointing as you cannot actually see the beach because you sit back too far....More

1  Thank SteelerPSUfan
Response from ShiningStarHokitika, Reception at Shining Star Beachfront AccommodationResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad you could maximize the value of your dollar by staying with us during your visit to Hokitika. Yes, you are correct in your observation that our beach-facing units have views of the ocean, but the buildings are not built on the absolute...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018

Our stay here was unplanned and initially booked for us by the local Hokatika I-site office who were extremely helpful both for Hokatika and also Franz Joseph. Our first night was in a beachfront cabin king bed and with cooking facilities. Although it was beachside...More

Thank JHEC29
Response from ShiningStarHokitika, Reception at Shining Star Beachfront AccommodationResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you JHEC29 for your detailed review. We appreciate all the feedback and for the time you took to share your experience with others. We do recommend booking a room with cooking facilities if you will need to make a meal. We hope to have...More

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Description
Nestled in native gardens with an exclusive walkway direct to the beach, this unique Hokitika accommodation is ideal for families and couples wanting space, tranquility and peacefulness. Our More apartments and chalets are situated far away from the hustle and bustle - giving you the opportunity to relax in comfort and enjoy exploring Hokitika and the surrounding area. Take a walk on the secluded beach directly from the properties access, visit our animals, and at night take a walk to our magical glow-worm dell. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Microwave
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
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Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$78 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shining Star Beachfront Hotel Hokitika
,
Best Western Hokitika
,
Hokitika Best Western
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Hokitika
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$78 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shining Star Beachfront Hotel Hokitika
,
Best Western Hokitika
,
Hokitika Best Western
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Hokitika
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Traveller (276)
Room & Suite (110)
Pool & Beach (23)
Dining (2)
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RosalindM51
20 January 2018|
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Response from AlexT7801 | Reviewed this property |
It would be more of a cabin with other next to each other.
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"I doubt there are any bad rooms"
teddw2ds
5 Aug 2018
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"Powered Site"
Oztiger111
30 Apr 2018
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"5,6,7,8,9 all good"
kenty
18 Feb 2018
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"Try for a unit by the front close to the beach"
BonnieR1220
12 Feb 2018
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