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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Last Resort with my ages frail Mum We booked a two bedroom unit The unit was nice and roomy and well equipped We had dinner and breakfast at the Restaurant and the food was good The staff were very friendly and helpful and we will definitely stay again

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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Great little place for a nice Lunch! Called in and had a yummy whitebait sandwich. The rest of the family enjoyed their meals too. Reasonably priced! Staff were very friendly. We didnt stay here but have heard from others that its a very nice place to stay!

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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Staying in Little Wanganui and came through to Karamea for a looksy. The weather was surprisingly good so we enjoyed a nice lunch outside. The whitebait Sammy was great. My partner had the vegetarian open sandwich and she is generally hard to please in restaurants but prompted me to review here as she was so impressed.

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Kirwee
Reviewed 20 December 2016

My partner and I called in here for lunch on a Sunday, we were going to the pub / hotel, but that wasn't open, so about the only other place was The Last Resort, and having been in several years ago, and not having a good memory of the place we were not enthusiastic to repeat it. However things must...

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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Went here on a whim with a cousin from the UK. Loved it. We had a motel-style unit with twin beds and a good shower. Ample tea and coffee. They also waited for us to arrive as late as we did and still got us a really wholesome meal at the restaurant. The service was polite, the smiles (even at...

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Tania T, Manager at Last Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words, glad to hear you enjoyed your stay here with us at the Last Resort. Look forward to meeting you again in the future. Take care.

Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We stayed at the Last resort before and after we walked the Heaphy Track and it was an awesome place to stay before you head off and after the walk. Great facilities for laundry and accommodation. Very comfortable beds and great warm rooms. The owners were awesome as well and very accommodating. I would highly recommend this resort for everyone...

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We hung about in Karamea to try the Whitebait at The Last Resort which was available from 11.30a.m. onwards. The crispy fritter was yummy and packed with local, fresh whitebait, in between two slices of fresh molenberg bread. I like my salt but would recommend it be optional, especially for those with heart problems.

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Lapu Lapu, Philippines
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Called into " The Last Resort " and met up with Dave and Betty Watson who have been relieving managers there. They have done a great job, and the welcome which I recieved was typical of the West Coast Hospitality for which the area was famous for. The grass covered rooves of the resort have been replaces, but it makes...

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Blenheim, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Last Resort after riding the Heaphy Track. Good facilities for laundry and bike washing. The room was comfortable, with a great shower. We had a few drinks in the bar by the fire and a great meal that night. Breakfast was pretty god, the next morning. The staff were really good. Recommended for the weary traveller.

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Westport, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Drive from Westport to Karamea was just stunning 👌🏻Lunch was Devine .Friendly staff and awesome service.This place has a tropical feeling ,which always reminds me of my home #Fiji . I would go there again and again💯 Love the WestCoast NZ 🙏🏻

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Tania T, Owner at Last Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, glad you enjoyed your time here at the Last Resort.

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Last Resort was hand built by entrepreneurial locals and first opened for business in 1992. The complex offers a range of accommodation options, restaurant and bar facilities. Make this "very special place" your base when exploring Karamea, the Oparara Basin, the Kahurangi National Park and the Heaphy and Whangapeka Tracks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Last Resort

Address: 71 Waverley Street | PO Box 42, Karamea, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Karamea
Hotel Class:3 star — Last Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 211
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 of 5 bubbles Barry-Jang, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
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“All the rooms would be recommended here”
 of 5 bubbles guyanddebra, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Big rooms and bathrooms . Good parking”
 of 5 bubbles parsonsjac, 13 May 2016 | Read review
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