Bella Vista Motel Hokitika

52 Fitzherbert Street, Hokitika, South Island, New Zealand | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $90.00

Travel Blogs from Hokitika

Highlight definitely the pancake rocks

A travel blog entry by dorisandtoni56 on Oct 23, 2013

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395 km

Pohara - West Coast - Hokitika

We took a wonderful shortcut road number 61 and drove through blooming landscape, fruityards. The most beautiful was the gorse blooming, everything yellow, whole mountains yellow.

We stopped at Buller Gorge Swing Bridge and walked over it and rode back by zip line. I didn't like the …

There and back again

A travel blog entry by hobbits on Dec 27, 2013

1 comment

De tijd is aangebroken om de laatste blogpost te maken.. We zijn helaas alweer op het vliegveld van Auckland en wachten tot we kunnen boarden. De vakantie is voor ons echt veel te snel gegaan; we missen het land nu al! Deze post zal dit keer ook zonder foto's zijn, omdat we de camera niet meer op de iPad aan kunnen sluiten. Nu nog de laatste dagen …

Off to Hokitika

A travel blog entry by tony-helen


... drove through on our way to Hokitika. We needed to find a campsite with good showers. Freedom Camping is good fun but you do miss things like toilets, running water, hot water, restaurants, cafés and good hot showers. Found our campsite, had our showers and went to Fat Pipi's pizza house for our evening meal. Great food and we brought some home for tomorrow. Tony volunteered to sleep up in the top bed but this time with a ...


A travel blog entry by shoestringkiwis


... about 5kms out of the town. Instead of wekas, we have some very randy sheep and a gay goat as our companions.

We have had leftover pork fillet with bubble and squeak for dinner. The sky is blue and it is much warmer tonight, but still that ever-present wind. Col, as usual, is windy as well. He blames the beans. I think it's in his DNA.



A travel blog entry by shoestringkiwis


... sandflies. Despite doing a thorough search of the camper each night, spraying copious quantities of flyspray and smothering ourselves in foul-smelling repellent, we still wake up with itchy bites from head to toe. Sandflies have now replaced keas as our number one "the world could easily do without …" We did get chatting to an older couple in town today who told us that Wild Ferns manuka honey body ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 52 Fitzherbert Street, Hokitika, is near West Coast Historical Museum, Lake Kaniere Scenic Reserve, Jade Factory, and Hokitika Craft Gallery Co-op.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBella Vista Motel Hokitika

    Reviewed by dorisandtoni56

    Good motel chain

    Reviewed Oct 23, 2013
    by (37 reviews) Waidhofen an der Ybbs , Austria Flag of Austria

    This is a chain of motels, we should take more often, because they are always well located and have a good price performance and everything is nice and tidy.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Bella Vista Motel Hokitika

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding