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    The Rocks Homestay

    Hartmount Place 33, Punakaiki 7850, New Zealand
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    Traveler (27)
    Room & Suite (8)
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good17%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “b b” (21 reviews)
    “sea room” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    1.0 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 93 reviews

    Reviewed February 8, 2016

    Having read both their website and other TA reviews - and knowing the price charged here - we came expecting a lot. But we were very disappointed. Our room was very small (no chairs to sit on, no wardrobe to put our clothes in) and...More

    Thank KentishMan56
    Response from TheRocksPunakaiki, Owner at The Rocks HomestayResponded February 9, 2016

    We're sorry to hear that you felt that way; as you point out other TA reviewers have found much to enjoy about The Rocks. Each of our rooms has its own conservatory with seating and views out over the rainforest to the sea and our...More

    Reviewed February 2, 2016

    Don't miss Punakaiki when on the South Island. One of the most beautiful coasts in the world. We were in the music room which was rather tiny, but the conservatory gave us extra space. We had a nice view from our room, but the upstairs...More

    Thank ellenofthelake
    Reviewed January 19, 2016

    My wife and I had a very pleasant stay in the Rocks. Very clean, tidy and well equipped. Lovely view over the rainforest towards the Pancake Rocks. A good breakfast cooked to order by Theresa, our hostess, with local ingredients., So why not 5 stars?...More

    Thank Spotted-Jaguar
    Reviewed January 11, 2016

    This was our first time staying in a B & B and it did not disappoint. Our rooms were immaculately clean and nicely decorated with beautiful views of the treetops, ocean and stunning sunset. The hosts were super friendly and accommodating. We would definitely stay...More

    Thank travelfairy6
    Reviewed January 8, 2016

    My husband and I spent one night here on our trek through the South Island of New Zealand and we really loved the experience. Our room had superb views of the tree tops and the ocean and ideally situated to take in the breathtaking sunset...More

    Thank STYLEONTHEGO
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • $113 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • West Coast Region >
    • Punakaiki
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    Traveler (27)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (2)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (16)
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    "ask for view of the ocean."
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    "Both rooms with views are good"
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