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Okarito Beach House

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“franz josef”(12 reviews)
“shared kitchen”(7 reviews)
“dining table”(6 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in nine carefully-chosen motels during our tour of New Zealand so by the end of our trip felt we had a pretty good idea of what standard we could expect. This isn't of course a normal motel, more an upmarket hostel with ensuite...More

Thank Chris_and_Jean
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Internet was really slow ,(if any) no television, fridge and freezer were hardly cold. More like a low budget backpacker place. The common area were nice and the kitchen had what you'd needed. Expected more !

Thank Lars H
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Really good advertising and website with some good photos, pity the real thing didn't measure up. Firstly, this is not a 'beach house', in fact you can't even see the beach from the house. It has the feeling of a hostel with shared kitchen which...More

Thank SuneLeRenard
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the Rimu house which is 3 onsuite bedrooms and a shared kitchen/dining space. The bedroom was spacious and comfortable and the ensuite was very clean. The kitchen/dining area is well equipped although if there were 6 people staying it could get very...More

Thank Explore1995
Response from OkaritoBeachHouse, Manager at Okarito Beach HouseResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our little slice of paradise! Im glad to hear you enjoyed you stay here at the Okarito Beach House. We appreciate your positive feed back on the spaciousness and cleanliness of the room, we are...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We came here for peace and nature. The house was well equipped, spacious, light and very clean. We loved sitting in front of the wood heater. Aaron was helpful and discreet. The hot tub under the stars was an added bonus! Bring all your food...More

Thank rebeccadiver
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
USD 44 - USD 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 44 - USD 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (28)
Room & Suite (13)
Pool & Beach (12)
Dining (1)
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Bryan M
19 June 2016|
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Response from OkaritoBeachHouse | Property representative |
Hi Lizzie. My apologies for not getting back to you sooner. I'm on holiday and the Beach House is closed until Mon 11th July. We do allow dogs, and during the quiet times (up until Nov) we don't charge any more for late... More
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"Drive on to Franz Joseph"
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"Take ear plugs and insect repellant, the night time noise from the insects is noticable"
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"The "hutel" is great!"
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"All were great."
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