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    Grand Mercure Puka Park Resort

    Mount Ave | Pauanui Beach, Pauanui 3546, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
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    • Average16%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    “golf cart” (23 reviews)
    “main building” (27 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 709 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    When we are arraving nobody was in the recepcion desck , we have to go to the restaurant for helping us.After 15 minutos a girl from the back office come. We try the restaurant for dinner and they was more than 50 persons , 2...More

    Thank Michel G
    Response from Bradley C, General Manager at Grand Mercure Puka Park ResortResponded yesterday

    Hi Michel We are devastated reading your review. Regardless of any justification it’s very clear we let you down and that is unacceptable for us. Rest assured your experience is a isolated one for the guests of Grand Mercure Puka Park. I hope one day...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Enjoyed a night here as a girls’ getaway. Quiet venue with peaceful views of the forest. No water view from our chalet, which didn’t worry us. Once checked in, you are collected from your car in a golf buggy and taken to your room. It...More

    Thank Jennifer O
    Response from Bradley C, General Manager at Grand Mercure Puka Park ResortResponded yesterday

    Hi Jennifer Thank you so much for the positive review! We are glad you enjoyed the mini vacation and the cocktails!

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Looking for something a little different, try the Grand Mercure Puka Park Resort. Pauanui is unique in its own self, but take a drive to the Resort and you're in another world! Set amongst beautiful trees & ferns and on a beautiful day, sit on...More

    Thank lynklau
    Response from Bradley C, General Manager at Grand Mercure Puka Park ResortResponded yesterday

    Hello Lyn Thanks for sharing your thoughts on Puka Park

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    As part of our New Zealand trip we drove round the Coromandel peninsula starting from Auckland. We chose the Puka Park Resort as a convenient staging post. It is situated at the end of a long cul de sac off the main road but do...More

    Thank ChrisLee1275
    Response from Bradley C, General Manager at Grand Mercure Puka Park ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Chris Thank you so much for the amazing review of Grand Mercure Puka Park. We are really lucky to have such a unique property here and we absolutely love new guests coming to experience the magical tree huts perched high in the forest. We...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Good accommodation with individual rooms nestled in the bush and a feeling you are in the tree tops. Room was comfortable and well appointed. What made this an 'average' experience for us was the restaurant experience, which sadly detracted from what would have otherwise been...More

    Thank DanandLiz3107
    Response from Bradley C, General Manager at Grand Mercure Puka Park ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Danny We are so disappointed that your experience at Grand Mercure Puka Park Resort did not live up to your expectations. I received your email with additional information I have responded privately. I understand your frustration regarding the wine. While the australian wine you...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 150 - US$ 289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 48
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Waikato Region >
    • Coromandel Peninsula >
    • Pauanui
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    • Grand Mercure Puka Park Hotel Pauanui
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    Room & Suite (51)
    Dining (15)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (130)
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    Susan W
    13 September 2017|
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    Response from Jane J | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, no train, I am pretty certain you could get a bus, but it would be very infrequent. Pauanui is quite a remote coastal town - beautiful place, just keep in mind the road to and from is very winding, there is a local... More
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    Julie C
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from bradleyconder | Property representative |
    Hi Julie We don't offer transfers from the airport but we can pick you up from the local bus stop which you can catch from the airport
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    tommomelbourne
    29 November 2016|
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    Response from Sue D | Reviewed this property |
    Very pretty spot, and there are great drives and walks Cathedral Cove , the hot water beach amazing.
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    "Some cabins have more steps both to access from the drive and the main facilities. Worth checking if you have..."
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    "Can be a bit of an uphill walk to some of the rooms but the staff are happy to drop you off in the buggy."
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    "pay the extra and get self contained chalet"
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    "Some rooms have small kitchen, others have a bath."
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