Popular property highlights

Free parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities


Situated on the waterfront, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Punakaiki Beach and Pancake Rocks. Mitchell’s Gully Gold Mine is 3.8 mi (6.1 km) away.

Property Features

This hostel features coffee/tea in a common area, laundry facilities, and tour/ticket assistance. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, multilingual staff, a garden, and a picnic area are onsite.

Room Amenities

The bathroom is shared.

Punakaiki Beach Hostel

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

Punakaiki Beach Hostel features tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and a garden. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This beach hostel also offers a picnic area, coffee/tea in a common area, and laundry facilities. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Laundry facilities 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 9 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Shared bathroom 
  • Free local calls 
  • Shower only 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Separate living room 
  • Separate dining area 

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hostel Policies


Check-in time starts at 1:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 15

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Late check-out fee: NZD 20.00
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hostel Name

  • Punakaiki Beach
  • Punakaiki Beach Hostel

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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