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I met Lorraine the owner and she was a lovely lady and we talked about something we had in common. Her staff were also very friendly. I have eaten here 3 times and the food is lovely. I love the decor of the tavern and...More
Review of the tavern itself.
Punakaiki is remote, and this is one of only 3 dining options within an hour's drive. The Tavern takes full advantage of this almost hostage-esque dynamic, serving poor quality food at high prices to its desperate, captive audience. Tables were...More
A lot of the hotels we tried to stay in didn’t do accommodation and so we stayed mainly in motels. The vast majority of motels we stayed in were good value, extremely clean and well equipped. Many had laundry facilities, which were very reasonable and...More
We all had a good time at the note. The rooms were comfortable clean well serviced with end hits. The food was excellent and generest servings with a good choice.The staff were friendly.we were only 200 meters from the beach which is a nice walk....More
A bit of warning if you are booking a room with double bed and a bunk. The room is very small with no room to move around not even a place for the luggage. If you do decide to stay, try the chocolate pudding at...More
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Response from Lorraine R, Owner at Punakaiki Tavern & MotelResponded 24 January 2016
When booking this unit you are advised that it is a very small unit.We have this unit as a standby unit as families have been court out late on the coast road with no accommodation available.