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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fact that there is no mobile phone coverage or tv is more than compensated by the lovely room and view looking out over the tree tops, we stayed in the Rimu . Quite quirky picking up the key from the Canoes building down the road and driving down a winding track to find our accommodation.

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Gulf Breeze, Florida
Reviewed 21 February 2016

My wife and I stayed at the Pefrect Strangers home at the Havenz Punakaiki. This was a BEAUTIFUL home right on the cliffside by the beach. Overall, we had a pleasant stay, but there were many things that could have made it better. The good first. The house was absolutely gorgeous. Very modern, beautiful interior, excellent location right above the...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Please be warned that if you book "Miro" from Havenz Punakaiki, you are NOT going to be staying in a tree house! The Tree House is made up of 4 apartments and if you book Miro, you will have wheelchair access into a dark, slightly damp space and your forest outlook will in fact be 3 parked cars. We have...

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Bogota, Colombia
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Ground floor room of this property should not be used as it smells bad due to a humidity. Problem gets even worth after you take a shower as humidity cannot get out and all windows get foggy. Room would be ok without this point having all things necessary to cook and pass the night, however the foul smell is overbearing.

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Northallerton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 December 2015

The room was clean, the bed was comfy. The towels were good. There were facilities to make some sort of meal. The room smelt mouldy and unaired, there was mould on the curtains. The ensuite facilities were flimsy. The deck needed a good power wash. We daren't open the windows because of the bitey flies. A most disappointing stay that...

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Oude-Tonge, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 17 November 2015

When we arrived there was no instruction how to get the key. After informing at a restaurant and calling the accommodation we could get our key with a canoe company with the same name. The man which give us the key was very friendly but did drink a little too much in our opinion. After we go the key we...

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Pontpoint, France
Reviewed 31 May 2015

We stayed one night in the Miro room wich is located on the ground floor. This room is wet and smel mold. Moreover, there was no breakfast. Although the area is beautiful, we advise to avoid this address

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Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

We sadly only stayed for one night in the Treehouse. We had the upstairs room at the back. (Nikau) The room was clean, spacious, with a full kitchen, which was nice. We had a lovely balcony, where we sat in the " middle of the jungle". The Truman Track is reachable from the path of the Treehouse and leads to...

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Hamburg, NY
Reviewed 1 April 2015

For our next-to-last night in New Zealand, this "treehouse" room was a great way to top it off. The space was surrounded by tree ferns and bush, and the pounding surf was close enough to lull us to sleep. The room seemed brand new, and the spacious balcony was too good to pass up for a liesurely breakfast and second...

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Wausau, Wisconsin
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Nice accomodations. Plenty of space for our two couples. Full kitchen facility. Great sunset view. Margaret This was a vacation house. It's about 1 km from the office where you check in. The bed was good and we slept well. Jim

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
HAVENz offer a selection of traditional Kiwi hideaways: luxury homes, holiday apartments and baches. These holiday retreats are situated in tranquil native forest and offer easy access to beaches, the Paparoa National Park, and -of course- the famous Punakaiki Pancake Rocks and Blowholes.We also operate Nature's Tours. Based at Punakaiki in the Paparoa National Park we offer a range of tours on some of New Zealand’s most naturally beautiful and iconic walking tracks.Our guides weave their storylines whilst you visit incredible locations, introducing you to our fascinating culture, history, geology, flora and fauna. We have a style and delivery that is both intensely informative while still being loads of fun. Our stories are told in a manner easily understood by both young and old and are a great way to discover the area with your entire family, nobody gets left waiting in the car! ... more   less 

Additional Information about HAVENz

Address: Punakaiki Canoes Building | Main Road, Punakaiki 7873, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Punakaiki
Price Range: £152 - £152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Not the room at ground floor or the one at the back”
 of 5 bubbles nyorkstraveller2015, 24 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Request a room on the first floor or better, dont go to this establishment.”
 of 5 bubbles 930guillaumeb, 31 May 2015 | Read review
“It is situated in a woodland so is quiet - provided you don't mind the sound of the sea or bellbirds. We thought it was great.”
 of 5 bubbles davidandannb, 3 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Stay in Greymouth”
 of 5 bubbles im44, 23 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Havenz has several properties, with more than one room in each, so be careful when choosing your room. This review applies specifically to the Tree House and the 1st floor Rimu room, although the comments about location apply to all four rooms in the Tree House.”
 of 5 bubbles adamski47, 25 Mar 2013 | Read review
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