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Okarito Beach House

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Overview
29 The Strand, Okarito New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

I loved staying in Okarito, it is such a cute little town with a lovely beach and great walks in the surrounding area. And the Okarito Beach House was the perfect place to the based. I wanted to book the Hutel for my boyfriend and...More

Thank Franziska S
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for one night for a trip we were taking to Franz Josef Glacier, which is about 30 minutes away. First of all, you should know that there are no locks on the doors. While we knew that the kitchen...More

Thank nancytynan
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We stayed in nine carefully-chosen motels during our tour of New Zealand so by the end of our trip felt we had a pretty good idea of what standard we could expect. This isn't of course a normal motel, more an upmarket hostel with ensuite...More

Thank Chris_and_Jean
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Internet was really slow ,(if any) no television, fridge and freezer were hardly cold. More like a low budget backpacker place. The common area were nice and the kitchen had what you'd needed. Expected more !More

Thank Lars H
Response from OkaritoBeachHouse, Manager at Okarito Beach HouseResponded 24 March 2018

Hi there Lars, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at the Okarito Beach House. Sorry to hear that you didn't get what you expected with us. We like to market ourselves as a simple, homely haven away from the...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Really good advertising and website with some good photos, pity the real thing didn't measure up. Firstly, this is not a 'beach house', in fact you can't even see the beach from the house. It has the feeling of a hostel with shared kitchen which...More

Thank SuneLeRenard
Response from OkaritoBeachHouse, Manager at Okarito Beach HouseResponded 24 March 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience here at the Okarito Beach House. We are very sorry to hear that you were not satisfied with your stay with us. We do mention through out our website exactly where we are situated in relation to the local...More

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Description
The Okarito Beach House is a real haven, away from the main tourist trail. It is situated within a stone's throw of dramatic West Coast beaches, close to the glacier township of Franz Josef.We have two lodges More available, each with three en suite double or twin rooms and one private self contained chalet. Linen and bathroom amenities are included and WIFI internet and laundry is available to all guests for free. There is no shop in the village so be sure to bring food so you can make use of our fully equipped kitchens. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$39 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Okarito
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$39 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Okarito
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Traveller (28)
Room & Suite (13)
Pool & Beach (12)
Dining (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Bryan M
19 June 2016|
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Response from OkaritoBeachHouse | Property representative |
Hi Lizzie. My apologies for not getting back to you sooner. I'm on holiday and the Beach House is closed until Mon 11th July. We do allow dogs, and during the quiet times (up until Nov) we don't charge any more for late... More
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"Drive on to Franz Joseph"
SuneLeRenard
7 Jan 2018
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"Take ear plugs and insect repellant, the night time noise from the insects is noticable"
Eastbourneoops
17 Mar 2017
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"The "hutel" is great! "
Antje_Arica
4 Dec 2016
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"All were great."
B4428HRtonyb
24 Nov 2016
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