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New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

We hadn't booked for dinner and it was full because everyone was watching the big screen rugby. "What about a bar menu?" we asked. "Oh yes, you can sit at a side table." It seems we were given the dinner menu and chose scallops ($17) for an entree and seafood chowder ($16) for a starter. We ordered at the slide.... More 

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New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

never stay here again, the room was the size of a bathroom, old dirty, walls paper thin. no privacy the draws were falling apart, traffic was full on, as room was across from liquor store, never again ever

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Stayed at Gables Motor Lodge next door so we choose this pub for a drink as we could walk. Small simple pub with fireplace, sport on tv, a few pokies and a restaurant. Recommended especially if you are staying at Gables Motor Lodge.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

Looking for somewhere to eat near our motel we stumbled across this gem of a restaurant.The food was brilliant & the staff well organised & a good sign was the place was full & buzzing.We had a drink in the pub bar first & all tastes were catered for & there was outdoor dining to boot.

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Adelaide
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

We did not stay here but were recommended for their restaurant and it did not falter. The service was great and the food fabulous. We would definitely eat here again. I had the fillet steak which was large and cooked to perfection med = rare

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Denver, Colorado
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

This review is of the pub/hotel, and not the hotel where you would get a room. Although they are housed in the same place. My hotel recommended this place for dinner and a beer and it was close by. So I went in for a beer and dinner. It went like this: Me - "May I get a pint of... More 

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Pittsfield, Maine
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

Recreation hotel isn't where you want to have your honeymoon, isn't where you want to have a business retreat- it is the place where you can crash after a long drive and get a decent night's sleep. When we pulled in my heart sank- i thought the place would be noisy, the rooms smokey. I was wrong. The room was... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Friendly bar for a drink and pub meal, had the pasta of the day which was maybe slightly rich for me but was tasty enough to enjoy...........the sort of dish the first half or so is really tasty but can get a little much toward the end. I have eaten in the restaurant out the back of the bar and... More 

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Thank rbrad81
Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

Have stayed here 3 times over past 3 months. Modest but clean & tidy units , warm and comfortable and reasonably priced. Restaurant meals are of a good standard, and value for money. Coast staff and management are friendly and helpful. Wifi.

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Thank Runanga1956
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

The rooms are reasonably basic, but very clean, warm and tidy. Very quiet and I slept well. The food in the restaurant was excellent - better than I expected to be honest. I will also say, I left my work shirt when i checked out and they very kindly couriered it back to me free of charge. That's West Coast... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Recreation Hotel

Address: 68 High Street, Greymouth, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Greymouth
Number of rooms: 30
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