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Shining Star Beachfront Accommodation

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Haaren, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Shining Star accommodations are near the beach. Good beds, little furniture and simple cooking facilities. The airco doesn't really work, but the cabin is cooled by the rather chilly sea breeze. Quite a good quality/price ratio.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had one night in a beachfront studio .We were very pleased with the layout of the room - spacious, clean and with a little kitchenette. Good sized bathroom. Obviously not right on the beach (high tides and storms would make it unsafe) but close enough.You don't have to cross any roads to get to the beach and you can...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Rooms were okay - clean - typical motel layout plus a small deck out front for sitting outside. The front (facing towards the sea) units are the best Location is a good 30 to 40 minute walk away from cafes, pubs, etc

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Thank kiwi-traveller-PS
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped here for the night after floating in greymouth. Had a beachfront accommodation, admittedly the greenery kind of blocks the view but you can still hear it. The room had plenty of space and amenities, great price and walking distance to town and the glow worm dell is literally across the street. The small animal farm was nice as well.

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rang to make a booking for one cabin and one tent site, the girl on the phone called Alicia seemed very disinterested in taking the booking and on arrival the cabin was very nice but no tent site available, we were offered a field at back of toilets which was a quagmire or at the back of the cabin on...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a beachfront chalet at Shining Star during a 10 day tour of the South Island, and thought the accomodation was great. Chalets have all the facilities you need for a comfortable stay and the staff were friendly. The accomodation is on the outskirts of Hokitaka township - a short drive, or 20 minute walk to restuarants, shops...

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london
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our unit was right on the beach, had absolutely everything we needed and was very clean. Bathroom was huge and fully equipped. Little farm for the kids was a great plus. Reception staff was so helpful and gave us maps and a recommendation to try the fish & chip shop in town, which was also great! Our unit was peaceful...

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Central Otago, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived with friendly helpful staff. Caravan site was great and well lit up . The facilities were kept very clean and tidy . We enjoyed our stay that much we stayed on another night . A short walk to the beach was wonderful .

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The site is set on the edge of town and is next to the beach. The reception staff were fabulous ~ very friendly and helpful. The site itself was great ~ the facilities clean and nice to use and the fact that you could walk straight onto the beach was wonderful. Wouldn't hesitate to stay here again.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a couple of nights in a Beachfront Chalet. These were well appointed with hotplates in the kitchen and a shower in the bathroom which is what we had wanted. Beachfront is a bit far-fetched - the beach is just see-able from the unit over the horse paddock - however there is no more accommodation in front of it,...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Shining Star Beachfront Accommodation

Address: 16 Richards Drive, Hokitika 7810, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Hokitika
Price Range: $68 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Shining Star Beachfront Accommodation 4.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Shining Star Beachfront Hotel Hokitika
Best Western Hokitika
Hokitika Best Western
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“Number 16 is fantastic!”
 of 5 bubbles charliefarley99, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Book the Chalets on the Beachfront”
 of 5 bubbles DotA3, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Front row ( room nos. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 &8 ) face beach side.”
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 of 5 bubbles Bhaskarbvr, Dec 10, 2016 | Read review
“spa units have steep stairs up to the bedroom”
 of 5 bubbles familygal202, Nov 25, 2016 | Read review
“Stay away from the water”
 of 5 bubbles W3435MYchrism, Oct 5, 2016 | Read review
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