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Hokitika Motel Accommodation, camper-van sites and budget cabins – stay with us on your West Coast, South Island, New Zealand holiday vacation.

252 Beachside Motels and Holiday Park Hokitika have self-catering Motel units and cottages ideal for corporate travellers, groups or families travelling to Hokitika.

Hokitika is the place to holiday on the West Coast of the South Island New Zealand.

Base yourself at this Hokitika Motel accommodation and explore the West Coast. Travel north to Punakaiki to see the Pancake Rocks and the seal colony at Westport, come back and visit Shantytown. Then travel south to Franz Josef Glacier and Fox Glacier, or the White Heron Colony at Whataroa.

Take the inland route to visit the stunning Hokitika Gorge, Lake Kaniere and Dorothy Falls, then take a visit to New Zealands one and only Treetop Walkway on the Rimu Road-Woodstock Road between Rimu and the main highway south.

Hokitika is a town rich in Arts & Crafts, boasting the title of Greenstone Capital of New Zealand and is the setting for the Man Booker prize winning novel “The Luminaries” by New Zealand author Eleanor Catton.

Come back and rest in your self-contained motel accommodation which has ample parking for bikes, boats and trailers. Campervan Parks and budget cabins makes this a complex which caters for all. We do have a swimming pool (seasonal), we do have a playground which is in the garden at the back of the motels.

We are only 30 minutes from the Tranz Alpine Express stop in Greymouth.

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Contact Details

Email: info@252beachside.co.nz

Website: 252 Beachside Motels & Holiday Park - Hokitika

Phone: (03) 755 8773

Hokitika Address:
252 Revell St

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15 reviews with the most recent first, showing page 1 of 2.

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Sheryl Hicks

Ranking: 8/10

Not too bad a van park. It is dated but the amenities are clean. The hot water was warm enough but I do wonder how people get on in the winter. It was Spring (Oct) when we stayed here. The glow worm den is within walking distance of this place and is lovely to do and it is free. If you are in town and I suggest you go in as there is lots of interesting shops there and if you like a good pie and coffee. You have to go to the Regent Theatre for a pie. They are great.

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Joy Muliadi

Indonesia

Ranking: 9/10

It is a small but very nice campsite. I stayed for 1 night and I liked it. Water spray is powerful, with mixer shower and it is free. Free 200mb wifi for each person. Warm kitchen and they even provided utensils. It is really generous. The downside is only the view. But it is close to beach and glowworm dell.

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Sam Beveridge

Australia

Ranking: 9/10

Very friendly and helpful manager on arrival. Facilities were clean but small and basic, not a problem as I was there in low season and only had to share with one other group of visitors. Situated very close (walking distance) from a free glow worm dell - was amazing, highly recommended!

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Karen Farmer

New Zealand

Ranking: 7/10

$50 for 2 adults and 2 children. Clean and tidy. Good kitchen and showers, friendly staff. Still seemed a bit expensive, no view or playground etc.

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Wayne Jeskie

Ranking: 7/10

This was our 9th day around NZ and were happy with the choice. We checked the other two campsites out but chose this one as it was closer to the beach, further from the train line, a bit cheaper, and had more than one toilet and shower for the female amenities. Free showers, quite hard pressure though, and a hairdryer in there, great for cold weather! Kitchen is great and large and everything clean and tidy. The guy at office was great, gave us a rundown of what to see and where and 200mb wifi voucher per person. $30 for 3 adults in a powered site. The glow worm dell is literally across the road, 500m or 5/10 mins and worth checking out. The stones and driftwood on the beach are cool to collect. Sweet Alice does wonderful old fashioned fudge downtown, about 20 mins walk from the site, and the theatre does great coffee and pies!!

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Corina Sima

Ranking: 7/10

OK for a night's stay. We have a sleeping van, so the site cost $40. It's basically a motorhome park, so you park on gravel and don't have a lot of space/privacy. However, there'a a hedge enclosing this area, so if you have a smaller van and you stay at the beginning or end of the row, you can get some privacy for your chairs and table. The kitchen and bathroom are super close, which is very convenient, and they are clean. Free and untimed hot showers. Only 2 showers and 2 toilets in the women's bathroom (it's the same on the men's side), so it tends to get crowded around 9 AM, otherwise they're fine. Same goes for the kitchen. There's a hairdryer in the bathroom and some utensils in the kitchen. The man at the reception was very nice and gave us a lot of info about the area. There are glowworms nearby. Free wifi (got 2 vouchers for 200 MB each as we were 2 people). We arrived around 8 pm in February, and were able to choose one of the 2 remaining spots.

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Logan Leduc

Canada

Ranking: 9/10

Best showers with hot water and pressure! WOW. Walk to the beach and glowworns.

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Syed Riyazuddin

Australia

Ranking: 5/10

Was ok, not very good place looking at the price we paid ($21 pp). Powered site was more like car park. Nice shower, kitchen, laundry facility (paid).

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Marek Heiurich

Germany

Ranking: 3/10

Poor place for campervans, all old, gravel, no place for children.

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Tanje Norton

Serbia

Ranking: 8/10

The facilities are very nice and modern. They are well kept and clean. It is a short walk into the town centre. It is very near the beach. I was not worried by sand flies much. The local shops are very friendly. I felt welcome and the prices were ok because there was value from them. I would recommend 252 Beachside to other people.

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Chris

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

I stayed here for a week in one of their studio units while I was working as a relief teacher. Very clean and comfortable and it had everything I needed for a great stay. I will definately be back. Many thanks Brian and Adele for being such great hosts. Chris

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shaynne thompson

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

Owners were very friendly and helpful, everything was clean and tidy and for our very brief stay, the price was one of the best we encountered, but it would probably be a little too boring for the kids .

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Diane Moss

England

Ranking: 9/10

Excellent facilities, only a few campervans/caravans, swimming pool.

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