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Makarora Tourist Centre

Makarora, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been staying here regularly over the last few years, but was a bit disappointed on this last visit. Our request for a particular cabin was 'not received' and so we ended up near the road. They didn't seem too bothered. Power cut on last night meant we couldn't cook (or see anything!), yet it wasn't even mentioned as... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a campervan overnight. It was a really beautiful spot in the mountains to stay at. Kitchen facilities were good and well stocked with equipment. Shower cubicles a bit small but adequate. Restaurant nearby is a good option if you don't want to cook.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Some of the a frame chalet,s contain beds only and at $70.00 per night you can get much better accomadation elsewhere .This is really just a campground with cabins . The scenery around Makarora is stunning and well worth a visit .

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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21 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We stopped here for a coffee and lunch on the drive from Franz Josef to Queenstown, the staff were very friendly and the service was really good, the food was really nice and tasty and the coffee was also good. The views from the chairs outside are lovely. Will definatley stop here again when passing in the future.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Stop for sandwich and coffee plus sending my postcard. The place definitely had a great view. They got a souvenir shops also, and now i know they also got a place to stay.. Except the coffee and sandwich i had not much to say, because only stop for half an hour. The food there, got some choices..

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This place has the best scenery in NZ. The rooms are clean and cosy. There is a great little bar with cold beer and a restaurant with home cooked food. Try the lamb shanks. There are jet boats, a plane and helicopter. Ideal for ornothoigists and trampers. Will definately be back!

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Florianopolis, SC
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

People always say that NZ has friendly locals, but here it was not the case. We came to this place because it was raining a lot and we couldn´t continue the trip that way. The food they serve at the restaurant is ok. Except for a lovely young couple that works there, everyone was very unfriendly and rude. If you... More 

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Oldham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

A great stay in a wonderful area. We had a cabin with no facilities but showers and kitchen were close by. The beds were comfortable and we met some guys from Invercargill, a Dutch man, a young backpacker from Seattle and 2 French girls who all shared their food in the communal kitchen so made our stay really memorable. As... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We stayed in an A frame bungalow. It was clean and comfortable with plenty of space, a good shower and comfortable bed. The bungalows were nicely spaced so you had lots of privacy. Great food in the cafe and bar. The location is really beautiful and probably the most beautiful place out of more than 10 places we stayed while... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We stayed overnight on the way from Queenstown to Franz Josef in an ensuite cabin. The service on check-in at the cafe was friendly enough.The cabin was a decent size and nestled amongst the trees out the back although the front faces the main driveway so there isn't much privacy unless all the blinds are drawn down. The cabin interior... More 

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Address: Makarora, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Otago Region > Makarora
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Number of rooms: 26
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