Ocean View Retreat
Perfectly positioned for guests to enjoy the best of Punakaiki, the 4-star waterfront Ocean View Retreat is one of the best ways to relax and enjoy the natural beauty of the West Coast. A highlight of staying here is enjoying a sunset dinner in their restaurant “on the beach”.
For magical mountain views and a journey through New Zealand’s pioneer history, jump on board the Tranzalpine Train. Billed as one of the world's great train journeys, covering 223 kilometres, the TranzAlpine train travels coast-to-coast through the Great Divide and the indomitable spine of mountains that partitions New Zealand's South Island.
Breakers Boutique Accommodation
For the ultimate in peace, privacy and a little bit of luxury, Breakers Boutique on the West Coast is the perfect place to get away from it all. Enjoy the hiking and biking options in this stunning landscape, or just relax and soak up the panoramic sea view and solitude.
Maruia Hot Springs
Immerse yourself in an authentic, natural and pure thermal mineral water experience at Maruia Hot Springs. Stay the night and relax and rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit; treat yourself to an indulgent massage or spa treatment and enjoy a carefully crafted meal, featuring fresh organic ingredients from local suppliers.
Rimu Lodge is the only Qualmark 5 star lodge on the West Coast. Nestled in a stunning landscape of pristine forest and majestic mountain ranges, it’s the ideal place to soak up the peace and tranquility of this architecturally designed lodge.
Reefton Distilling Co
For a genuine taste of the intrepid spirit of the West Coast and its people, a trip to the Reefton Distilling Co is a great place to start. Housed in one of Reefton’s beautiful heritage buildings, the distillery produces premium handcrafted spirits distilled from the West Coast’s lush rainforest.