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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Punakaiki, West Coast Region, South Island
Luxurious self contained accommodation in the heart of Paparoa National Park. Located 3km's north of the Pancake Rocks and Blowholes at Punakaiki.
Wharepuni is nestled among sub tropical rain forest with panoramic views of Paparoa National Park and the Tasman sea, it receives all day sunlight so retains natural warmth and light. Enjoy spectacular sunsets, isolated beaches scattered with natures treasures, pounding surf, forest walks, caves, rivers, waterfalls, ancient limestone sculptures - an abundance of wildlife and activities all at your doorstep.
About the Owner, Brendan K
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 79 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 1 property
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RPassion
North Carolina Beach & Florida Gulf
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196 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Near the sea and the Pancake Rocks. The owner sent me an email and told me to be sure to bring all of our food needs in if we didn't want to use the cook/service he tells you about. What fun to make do, and after all these weeks of eating out it was nice to sit back for two...

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buonviagg...
Rochester, New York
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8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016

We stayed two nights in Paparoa Whare. After a long day of travel through Lewis Pass we arrived at this heavenly retreat. Since the owner had given us a $50.00 voucher for homemade food delivered to our door, we were met by the chef with a scrumptious tray of delicious locally grown food which we had ordered ahead. What could...

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Jim04y
Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2015 for a stay in February 2015

Wharepuni is set amongst subtropical rainforest and faces the Tasman Sea with the steep forested slopes of the Paparoa National rising behind it. Although only about 100 metres from the State Highway it is quiet and secluded. However, it is not totally isolated; there are other properties quite close and visible through the trees. It should also be noted that...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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$20 each extra adult
$10 each extra child
$140 per night for multiple night bookings
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About the neighbourhood
Wharepuni is situated on the South Islands West Coast, 3 km’s north of the world famous Pancake Rocks and Blowholes at Punakaiki.
Located in the heart of Paparoa National Park, the cottage is surrounded by sub tropical rainforest with stunning 360 degrees views of the Tasman sea and the National Park.
Walk 2 minutes to Truman track and on to the breath taking Truman beach, this is one of New Zealand's best short walks. The beach has huge limestone cliffs and waterfalls cascading on to the beach.
Drive 5 minutes up to the Pancake Rocks to experience the raw power of the Tasman Sea pounding the cliffs sending plumes of sea spray high into the air.
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