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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Punakaiki, West Coast Region, South Island

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anne126
Paris, France
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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“A wonderful place to stay”
Reviewed 13 February 2014 for a stay in November 2013

The accommodation is really nice with a luxurious bathroom and an amazing view on the forest and sea.

The welcome from your host Brendan was very nice and provided us some good advices of thing to do.

It's a very peaceful place and well situated to visit the area of Pancakes rocks that I recommend to everyone who are looking for a sweet home to stay.

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Liked best: The house wih the view of the forest at 360°
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Jacqui D
Perth, Australia
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17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Perfect Getaway in Perfect Location”
Reviewed 27 January 2014 for a stay in January 2014

So glad we found this beautiful place to spend the night. As soon as we arrived we immediately regretted not having longer to stay. Fantastic view from the upstairs balcony, just sit back and watch the beautiful sunset. The house has been lovingly built to make the most of the forest and hills surrounding it. There is a lovely aspect from every window and the cosy lounge looks out into the tops of the trees. A Well equipped kitchen with all your needs catered for and if you don't feel like cooking, you can have a delicious meal delivered to the door from Marie's ( highly recommend this) A short 5 minute walk through a forest path brings you out onto a beautiful beach and pancake rocks are just 3kms away. Brendan and Julie make you feel very welcome and give good advice on the local area and then leave you to enjoy this peaceful oasis. Just perfect!

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Cleeve-to...
Melbourne, Australia
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Beautiful peaceful surroundings with windows like pictures”
Reviewed 6 October 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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Lovely stay at Wharepuni. Decided to stay in and have dinner from 'Marie's Kitchen'...a great choice. Marie delivers to your door and comes in and sets dinner up for you. The food was delicious.
The house is wonderful and well appointed. There is even wifi and a great bose sound system. As the day turned to dusk, the windows turned to picture frames, and we were surrounded by forest...very well designed. Perfect location!
So glad we stayed here!

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Liked best: The location
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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KZIEHM
Hannover, Germany
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 February 2015 for a stay in January 2015
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Travelling group: Other
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