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Toronto
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Westport is an ugly town but if you're going to drive the magnificent coast road it is an excellent place to start your journey. Buller Court is a typical motel and, if you set your expectations accordingly, you will have a good night's sleep in a clean and comfortable room. Diana is a cheerful host and gave us a warm...

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Ashburton, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very well priced rooms. Good amenities and modern decor. Room was very comfortable and well laid out. Room had entry at front that was covered and also a covered patio area out back by the courtyard. Everything you need at a good price. Definitely staying again

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Diana J, Owner at Buller Court on Palmerston, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive response. We appreciate the time taken out of your day to write a review. We look forward to seeing your again in the future!

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here 2 nights with a group and it was the night of the Earthquake. We had no power the next morning and Diana came around with a thermos of hot water for our coffees. In the afternoon I decided to make cookies but when I got back to the hotel, I realised no oven. Diana kindly took my...

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Diana-Ray, Owner at Buller Court on Palmerston, responded to this review

Well, you will always remember your first night in Westport, chatting in the courtyard with torches and cell phones for light, after rocking and rolling with the earthquake! You were such a wonderfully cheerful and positive group in spite of the uneasy experience! I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay in spite of the circumstances and we just...

Kaikoura, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about this motel was perfect, lovely hosts, beautiful fit out of rooms, great big bathroom, excellent quality hair, shampoo, body wash and body moisturiser products, usually found at a lot more expensive accommodation. Good hair dryer and towels. Great fit out of kitchen, nice magazines to read and good outdoor seating area. The bedroom unit could have slept 5....

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Diana-Ray, Owner at Buller Court on Palmerston, responded to this review

You certainly have an eye for detail! Thank you so much for your generous comments, we are delighted to know that you had a good experience here. Best Wishes.

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We stayed here for 1 night only in a new/refurbished 2 Bedroom Apartment which was clean, modern and comfortable. The kitchen area was fabulous...everything you could wish for was provided, even a step stool for shorter guests so they could reach the upper storage shelves. The bathroom was excellent and a large size. This would have to be the best...

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Diana-Ray, Owner at Buller Court on Palmerston, responded to this review

It was lovely to have you stay with us! Thank you for the positive response - we get such a buzz when guests enjoy themselves and notice the little extras in the rooms. In the meanwhile new attractions are gradually being added to our little town, making it worth a second night to fit in some amazing experiences! Do drop...

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Family trip of the West Coast with 2 families. Great hosts and very clean and tidy. Very accommodating people. Shortbread was a nice touch after a day in the car. Easy to find and close to everything.

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Diana-Ray, Owner at Buller Court on Palmerston, responded to this review

Although your stay was only one night the two families managed to see lots of what Westport had to offer! Great to see you enjoying the BBQ and choosing DVDs to watch together in the evening. Hope to see you again some day!

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed only one night, but the owner was so lovely and welcoming. We were absolutely exhausted when we arrived after a long day of travelling and adventure caving in Charleston but the staff were so nice and made us feel right at home. The room was nice, clean and comfortable, though I found the bed a little hard, my...

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Diana-Ray, Owner at Buller Court on Palmerston, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay, we know how hard it is to find time while travelling! We're so pleased you could relax and feel at home after your energetic day enjoying the unspoilt beauty and great activities here on the coast. Perhaps you will come this way again in the future...you would be more than...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Diana and Ray have a great venue for your stay in Westport. We needed an overnight stay for the first night of a round trip from Rangiora to the West Coast & return. Some people choose to go straight to Greymouth then down to the Glaciers, but I wanted to see the scenery between Westport and Greymouth. I wasn't disappointed,...

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Diana-Ray, Owner at Buller Court on Palmerston, responded to this review

I'm so pleased you chose the route up the coast road - it is wonderful, isn't it? More and more travelers are discovering the beauty of the coast after Lonely Planet described it as one of the 10 best drives in the world! Thank you for staying with us and writing a review. We really appreciate it.

Centennial, Colorado
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

We spent the night at Buller Court in Westport. A lovely motel. Reception was efficient & welcoming. The room was exceptionally nice with kitchenette, very modern updated bathroom, comfy bed, nice linens, and all was very clean. If in Westport again I would definitely stay here. One more thing, we received a very good recommendation for dinner - maybe a...

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Diana J, Owner at Buller Court on Palmerston, responded to this review

Lovely to have you stay and so pleased you enjoyed your time here. Thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Thames, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We stayed for one night as we were booked on a cycling trip for the following days. The owners are lovely, friendly people who go out of their way to make you feel welcome & comfortable. Highly recommend staying here.

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Diana-Ray, Owner at Buller Court on Palmerston, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review us. Lovely to have you stay on your way off to cycle the Old Ghost Road! So glad you had a great few days in the wilderness.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ray and Diana welcome you to Buller Court on Palmerston in Westport, top of the West Coast. With the convenience of main road location, our accommodation of 5 x 2-bedroom apartments and 8 studios is set away from the road, enjoying a sunny, peaceful garden setting, yet within an easy walk of cafes, restaurants, galleries and shops. Cooked/continental breakfast service. Undercover parking at your door. LCD TVs, Sky Guest Select, DVD players in all rooms with a comprehensive selection of DVDs. Wireless broadband in all unit with 500MB free. BBQ available. Guest laundry. Cot, highchair available.. Courtesy car to airport or bus. Relax with us while you enjoy the unique beauty of the wonderful West Coast! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buller Court on Palmerston

Address: 235 Palmerston Street, Westport 7825, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > West Coast Region > Westport
Price Range: ₹ 6,565 - ₹ 7,724 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Buller Court on Palmerston 4.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“I had room 9 which was absolutely fine.... all rooms seemed to be of similar standard.”
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“This is a motel. It is very comfortable and quiet. Very suitable for an overnight stop.”
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“Awesome Chinese at the top of town”
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“No bad rooms”
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