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Paparoa Park Motel

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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Private Balcony
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27 Jan28 Jan
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All reviews glow worm grotto side window pancake rolls small kitchenette sound of the waves would stay again beautiful view the kitchen cabin walks cafe ventilation hike sink deck
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Quiet (just the sound of the waves to help you drift to sleep), beautiful view, well organised. It was perfect for spending the night before visiting the pancakes and blowholes at Punakaiki! The bathroom was very tiny but we still managed.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Jofisch
Reviewed 19 March 2018

I was slightly disappointed with this motel, probably because after seeing the photo's my expectations were high. When we were checking in a man came into the office and interrupted me, I expected the owner to tell him to wait or at least apologise to...More

Date of stay: February 2018
2  Thank Twig
Response from PaparoaParkManager, Public Relations Manager at Paparoa Park MotelResponded 3 April 2018

Hi Twig, I am glad you rated us highly for the Beautiful View, nobody can deny that! I believe it is one of the best views I have ever seen (which was why I bought the place) I'm sorry if some of the photos were...More

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This hotel has all you need. It is not flashy and the room we stayed in was a redecorated fibro hut. ..but they had tried hard with good quality sheets , a small lounge and amenities. The hero here is the fantastic view and it...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank MelbourneSeashell
Reviewed 16 December 2017

This is a clean, budget friendly, friendly, place. We were in cabin number 5 which had a side window to allow for a bit more ventilation on the hot days we were there. The owners were more than friendly and hospitable. There is a lovely...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank gregntommy
Reviewed 19 November 2017

I guess we were in one of the older properties having just read some reviews. Would advise you get one of those though the views from the balcony over the large bay with the pancake rocks in the distance. They are fab by the way....More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Leighites
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Set in quiet coastal bush environment, overlooking Punakaiki Pancake Rocks and near Paparoa National Park one of New Zealand's treasured locations. On State Highway 6, a perfect location between Nelson & More Glaciers, to walk native rainforest & rugged beaches.Spot native birds, particularly black petrels, wekas, wood pigeons and tuis, then after dark visit the glow-worm grotto. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$122 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Paparoa Park Hotel Punakaiki
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Punakaiki
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$122 - US$197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Paparoa Park Hotel Punakaiki
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Punakaiki
Traveller (23)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (2)
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
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Nearby RestaurantsSee all 6 nearby restaurants
Pancake Rocks Cafe
429 reviews
1.07 km away
Punakaiki Tavern
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2.00 km away
Jacob's Grill
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.68 km away
Wild Coast Cafe
24 reviews
1.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 11 nearby attractions
Pancake Rocks and Blowholes Walk
2,085 reviews
1.01 km away
Truman Track
268 reviews
3.54 km away
Golden Sands Horse and Wagon Tours
37 reviews
6.77 km away
Punakaiki Horse Treks
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"Cabins number 1 and 5 have an extra side window for more ventilation"
15 Dec 2017
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"One of the newer rooms"
18 Nov 2017
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"The studio units are very spacious and bright."
27 Apr 2017
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"Try to get Room 7"
11 Apr 2017
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