Punakaiki Beach Hostel
Address4 Webb St Punakaiki & Paparoa National ParkSee nearby area
- 03-731 1852
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Lonely Planet review
A canary-yellow, beach-bumming hostel with a sea-view verandah, just a short way from Pancake Rocks. Co-operative owners have been-there-done-that and know exactly what you want: a clean hostel with good beds, great communal facilities, and staff who smile because they mean it.
Our independent authors have visited Punakaiki Beach Hostel and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in Punakaiki & Paparoa National Park.
Services & facilities
Interesting places nearby
Fox River Tourist Cave
The Fox River Tourist Cave (three hours return) is open to amateur explorers. BYO torch and wear good walking shoes.
The Pororari River offers gentle, family-friendly paddling. This outfit rents canoes near the Pororari River bridge.
Pancake Rocks & Blowholes
Punakaiki is famous for its fantastic Pancake Rocks and blowholes. Through a layering-weathering process called stylobedding, the...
Good coffee, cakes and slices share an interesting gallery showcasing local artists.