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4136 Coast Road | Punakaiki, Punakaiki 7873, New Zealand
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Paparoa Park Motel
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boston
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6 reviews 6 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was here for New Years Eve with my family and we had such a wonderful time at the Paparoa Park Motel! The facilities are clean and cozy and the owner, Justin , is so friendly and helpful. It is well located at the top of a hill so you get a beautiful overlook of the breathtaking landscape. It's close... More 

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Doha
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70 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed In a studio room for one night. The room was very nice and bright with a balcony looking into the trees.( Based on other reviews it would probably be worth the expense of getting a sea view room). The room had a kitchenette with adequate facilities for a short stay. The tv was very small but not an issue... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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155 reviews 155 reviews
46 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in a one bedroom s/c unit overlooking the bay, beach, and distant cliffs. In a garden setting, the units have privacy. Rustic, but perfect for the area. Ask for a view unit; ours (7) was amazing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night on our way up the west coast. This is a brilliant place with magical views over the bay and ocean, very polite helpful staff also. Would highly recommend this hotel. Worst thing about it was having to leave!

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Auckland, New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night in a two bedroom apartment, which was really well equipped with everything you need to self cater if you choose. Five minutes by car to the beach and pancake rocks. Cute little glo worm grotto. Would stay again.

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Hampshire
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36 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Only stayed here one night but were upgraded to a 2 room apartment, which was a bonus. Comfortable room with good facilities. You probably need to drive if you want to eat out in the evening, although it is just about walkable. Pancake rocks are worth a trip.

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justin j, Owner at Paparoa Park Motel, responded to this review

I am very pleased you enjoyed your stay here and hope to see you guys again one day, thankyou for your review. Justin More 

Hereford, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

It would be difficult to better the location of this motel, situated as it is on the other side of a small bay opposite the famous blow-holes. A short drive takes you to the visitor centre and car park. From there it is a short and lovely walk to the coast and the famous pancake rocks and blow holes. Bear... More 

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justin j, Owner at Paparoa Park Motel, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review, I'm so pleased you both enjoyed the stay here and hope to see you again one day. Justin. More 

Sydney, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
28 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights in one of the studio units (#2) and it's located about 700m from the Pancake Rocks I-Site. The studio is quite large, is clean and comfortable, and also incl. a small kitchenette. The kitchenette incl. a fridge, tea/coffee making facilities, electric frying pan (which we used for boiling pasta!!), microwave (but NO hot plates)... More 

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justin j, Owner at Paparoa Park Motel, responded to this review

Really pleased you enjoyed your stay here and hope to see you again one day. More 

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14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I spent one night there in November and was greeted by a friendly host and got a cozy cabin with a great view. The only but I have is that it seemed that the carpet had been vacuumed probably everything else was good. The motel is close to the Pancake Rocks a 15 min walk if you don't have a... More 

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London
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56 reviews 56 reviews
7 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

My partner and I stayed in the Blowholes View accommodation and were exceptionally impressed with this cosy and comfortable bach. The view from the deck was stunning and the kitchen well equipped. The motel owner was very friendly and helpful. We would definitely stay again.

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justin j, Owner at Paparoa Park Motel, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review, i am really glad you enjoyed your stay in blowholes view and look forward to seeing you both again some day. Justin More 

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Additional Information about Paparoa Park Motel

Address: 4136 Coast Road | Punakaiki, Punakaiki 7873, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Punakaiki
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Paparoa Park Hotel Punakaiki

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