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Hydrangea Cottages

Main Rd, Punakaiki 7873, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent two nights in the Nikau suite and enjoyed the lovely view towards the beach and the sunsets. The suite had everything we needed, and Karen was extremely helpful before and during our stay. The rooms were very clean, the beds were comfortable and the bathroom was spacious and easy to warm up, if necessary. The various cottages are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing stay at the Hydrangea Cottages. It was so relaxing and recharged us after a long day of driving. The cottages are really cute, have TV/DVD (they have a good selection of DVDs you can grab when you check-in), wifi and a great view of the ocean! After three weeks in NZ, this was my favorite place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not our first time to the south island but our first stay overnight in the area. Check in was easy with no hassles. We arrived mid afternoon and after unpacking spent time on a beach walk. The Miro cottage was an excellent choice with the out door bath in complete privacy while watching the ocean. The local pub was a... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stay one night in the Rata Lodge and it was so spacious and very well appointed, The Hosts have thought of everything, which is good as there are no shops etc in the area. The Rata Lodge had a wonderful balcony to enjoy the Beach views, and it was very quiet and peaceful. Bit of a drive to get... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent one night in the downstairs Mamaku Suite (2 adults + 2 kids, ages 2 and 4). It was ideal for our needs -- clean, comfortable, and private. Kitchen worked great for an easy pasta dinner; kids slept comfortably on the pull-out sofa. We took a lovely walk down to the beach, which the kids enjoyed even in the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome ocean view, only 7 mins walk away to Pancake Rocks entrance. Remember to apply insect repellent, we have under estimate the sand fly. Started to swell and itched after 4 / 5 days. It's a very small town without supermarket.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We will remember our stay in beautiful Miro Cottage at Punakaiki for a very long time. It is situated in such an idyllic location - tucked away on a hillside with views to the ocean, surrounded by a lush garden of ferns, palms and hydrangeas, and cosy and intimate. The bathtub on the veranda is a great way to unwind...... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We stayed only 1 night at the Rata and Mamaku suites and we were very happy there. Hydrangea is very conveniently located not far from the Pancake Rocks. The units were clean, comfortable and well appointed. Neil was ever so helpful!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Just spent two nights in Miro cottage, The views were amazing and to wake up to the sound of the surf was a delight. Even though not much in Punakaiki, the walk to the blowholes and Pancake Rocks was lovely, and fresh fish at the Beach Shack was the best that I I have had in a long time. Only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We stayed at Hydrangea Cottages for one night in the Rata Cottage. The green surrounding, view and comfort of the place are amazing. The staff was very helpful and dinner at the Beach Hut across the road according to their recommendation was excellent. Hydrangea Cottages is located very near the Pancake Rocks, which made for an excellent evening walk. Overall... More 

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Address: Main Rd, Punakaiki 7873, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Punakaiki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
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