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    Punakaiki Resort

    State Highway 6, Punakaiki 7873, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good42%
    • Average22%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “eco suite” (38 reviews)
    “across the road” (31 reviews)
    “pancake rolls” (182 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 617 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I do not recommend this resort, especially in the summer. Most of the rooms are built facing west, the sun turned the room into an oven - very hot and stuffy, I was almost cooked. The view is just ordinary. Restaurant is horrible, very very...More

    2  Thank April L
    Response from Jacob W, Guest Relations Manager at Punakaiki ResortResponded 5 days ago

    Dear April L, We regret that we did not meet your expectations during your stay with us and take your comments on board in our strive to provide the best possible service to our guests. Our rooms were constructed to face the coastline as we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Lovely resort right on the waterfront. Very close to the natural pancake rock formations. The view of the sunset from the room was spectacular. The sound of the waves can lull you to sleep. The rooms are large though the windows have to be kept...More

    Thank Rajani R
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I don't usually write negative reviews but was really disappointed with this hotel. Room was tired. Cracked tiles in bathroom. Rust on lamp by bed. Dirty drawer underneath the kettle unit. We chose not to eat in restaurant as no table available till late. It...More

    Thank RuthMiltonKeynesUK
    Response from Jacob W, Guest Relations Manager at Punakaiki ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear RuthMiltonKeynesUK, We regret that we did not meet your expectations during your stay with us and we do take your comments on board in our strive to provide the best possible service to our guests. We will be speaking with our maintenance and housekeeping...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed in a sea view room, could see the sea past a chimney. The room was rather dated. The staff were very nice. But the place did not justify the cost, all of the decor was old, bathroom door didn't close properly.More

    Thank 99gandt99
    Response from Jacob W, Guest Relations Manager at Punakaiki ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear 99gandt99, We are constantly look at ways to improve on our room decor and your comments go a long way to help in this process. I will be sure to pass your comment onto our maintenance team regarding the bathroom door. Thank you for...More

    Reviewed 17 December 2017

    We had a one-night stay here and just loved the location, right on the beach. Spacious room with balcony and sea views, large shower room. The balcony was nice, but unusable as there were so many sandflies and we forgot to bring our insect repellant....More

    Thank Margy M
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$123 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 61
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Punakaiki
    • Also Known As
    • Punakaiki Hotel Punakaiki
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    Room & Suite (83)
    Pool & Beach (15)
    Dining (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (205)
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    BlokeinBristol
    9 January 2015|
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    Response from Jacob W | Property representative |
    Hi Kevin, Thank you for your enquiry. For Punakaiki Resort it would be recommended to make a reservation. However we do not have camper van site facilities at our resort, I believe there are other properties in Punakaiki if... More
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    "Maybe the Eco suites are newer"
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    "Upstairs room with a sea view balcony."
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    "Ask for ocean view on the 2nd floor."
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    "A room where you do not have to use the tunnel"
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