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  • Westport

    Westport, situated in Northern West Coast, offers a perfect blend of rich coal mining history, stunning natural attractions, and warmer weather, making it a popular year-round destination.

  • Lewis Pass

    Nestled between New Zealand's West Coast and Canterbury regions, Lewis Pass features natural hot springs amidst stunning vistas.

  • Punakaiki

    Punakaiki is a beautiful coastal village, known for its Pancake Rocks and Blowholes, stunning nature, and outdoor activities.

  • Lake Brunner

    The largest lake on the West Coast, next to the Moana township, is highly prized by Tangata Whenua and a mecca for year-round trout fishing.

  • Greymouth

    Greymouth is the largest town on the West Coast offering adventure activities, heritage attractions and tours.

  • Hokitika, Kumara, Ross

    Hokitika, Ross, and Kumara are charming towns each offering unique experiences such as gold mining history, hiking and cycling trails, and opportunities to discover Pounamu (greenstone).

  • Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers

    Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers are breathtaking natural wonders on New Zealand's West Coast, offering hiking, scenic flights, and hot pools amidst stunning scenery.

  • Haast

    As the southernmost region of the West Coast, Haast is a hidden gem that offers visitors a unique and unforgettable experience amidst its stunning natural wonders and rich wildlife.

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    Azure Sapphire Collection

    Westwood Lodge B&B and Lake Matheson Motel

    A collection of accommodations around New Zealand including 2 properties on the West Coast:

    Westwood Lodge B&B offers well-appointed accommodation with views of the rainforest, Southern Alps and the Franz Josef Glacier.

    Lake Matheson Motel, ideally located only 400m from the Fox Glacier village centre offers 21 units surrounded by large lawns with outdoor seating areas.

  • Hokitika, Kumara, Ross

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    Boutique Hotels & Lodges NZ

    Rimu Lodge

    A wonderful collection of hotels, lodges and villas overlooking beautiful beaches or majestic mountains located in New Zealand’s iconic destinations including the West Coast.

    Rimu Lodge is located just a 10 minutes drive from Hokitika and nestled in a stunning landscape of pristine forest and majestic mountain ranges. Only Qualmark 5-star lodge on the West Coast.

  • Hokitika, Kumara, Ross

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    Capstone Hotels

    Theatre Royal Hotel

    The West Coast’s only restored miners’ hotel and once world-renowned theatre. Featuring six themed ensuite rooms in the main hotel. Each room is unique, with its blend of Victorian decor, antique furnishings, yet with all modern amenities. Additional cottage accommodation including 6 Miners Cottages is located on the hotel grounds and in the village and is complemented by a restaurant and bar.

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    Distinction Hotels

    Fox Glacier Te Weheka Hotel

    Luxury bed and breakfast accommodation nestled beneath the towering Southern Alps, a short stroll from Fox Glacier Village. Spacious rooms with private balconies, super king beds and ensuite with separate shower and bath. Enjoy relaxing in the guest lounge with fireplace & library, free unlimited WiFi and complimentary undercover parking.

  • Greymouth +3 more

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    Explore West Coast

    Explore West Coast offers scenic tours from central West Coast. Knowledgeable local guides will guide you to the West Coast hot spots and our national icons of Punakaiki Blow Holes, Hokitika Gorge and Glaciers. Heritage tours to Shantytown Heritage Park and local heritage sites, Lake Brunner and wildlife specialized tours.

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    Fox Glacier Guiding

    Join us for an experience of a lifetime, we are known for offering exceptional customer service, the highest level of safety management and great interpretation. We offer a range of different experiences including…

    - Flying Fox: Helihike (voted #1 Top Out of The Ordinary Experience - World. Tripadvisor)

    - Extreme Fox: All Day Heli Hike Adventure

    - Fox It Up: Heli Ice Climbing

    - Browne Fox: Chancellor Heli-Treks

    - E-bike & Hike

    - Mt Fox Day Hike

    We are OutdoorsMark certified and our guides are trained through the internationally recognised NZ Mountain Guides Association.

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    Franz Josef Glacier Guides

    Experience the Flow of Nature - A guided glacier experience in one of the most pristine places on Earth. Franz Josef Glacier Guides takes your clients on an adventure including a helicopter ride, jaw-dropping scenery and a 2.5hour hike through the most spectacular glacier features of Kā Roimata o Hine Hukatere (Franz Josef Glacier).

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    Franz Josef Wilderness Tours

    Explore further in Franz Josef Glacier. Join us for a mirror lake kayak adventure, scenic boat cruise or fishing charter on Lake Mapourika - OR enjoy a thrilling off-road adventure tour on the Waiho river bed! There’s a tour for everyone, rain or shine with Franz Josef Wilderness Tours!

  • Greymouth

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    Great Journeys New Zealand


    Explore from the comfort of your seat with Great Journeys New Zealand - epic train journeys, short break packages and fully guided tours.  Connect to the West Coast through the majestic Southern Alps, subtropical rainforest, lush valleys, and epic mountain ranges on the TranzAlpine.

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    Heliservices.NZ Fox & Franz, Haast

    HeliServices.NZ is an experienced helicopter flightseeing company providing scenic flights by helicopter within the Westland "Tai Poutini" National Park offering spectacular views of New Zealand's most well know glaciers, hanging lakes, and fiords.

    The highlight of these flights is the landing in these remote areas for memories of a lifetime!

  • Lake Brunner

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    Hotel Lake Brunner

    Hotel Lake Brunner in the heart of the West Coast boasting of picturesque lake and mountain views, modern studio and apartment accommodation, a restaurant, and bar, and newly installed wood-fired hot tubs. Surrounded by native rainforest, offering scenic walks and lake activities.

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    Skydive Franz Josef & Fox Glacier

    We are the original glacier skydivers. Since 1997 we have taken over 30,000 very happy customers on the ride of a lifetime. In 2016 we have been voted the most scenic skydive in the world by,, and The Lonely Planet says that only Mt Everest could possibly beat Fox Glacier for a scenic Skydiving experience.

  • Lewis Pass

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    Maruia Hot Springs

    Maruia Hot Springs is an award-winning natural hot springs, day spa, and wellness destination tucked among the snow-capped Southern Alps, New Zealand. Feel connected to the mountainous landscape whilst you relax in natural geothermal mineral pools, nourish your soul, and relax your body & mind in the daily wellness classes.

  • Greymouth

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    Millennium Hotels

    Copthorne Hotel Greymouth

    Copthorne Hotel Greymouth overlooks the Mawheranui (Grey River) and features 53 hotel rooms, including 1 suite and 5 accessible rooms. Enjoy a unique‘West Coast’dining experience, featuring iconic Southland Cheese Rolls, in a luxurious setting as hotel restaurant Jimmy Cook’s Kiwi Kitchen creates dishes with ingredients from local producers.

  • Greymouth

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    ShantyTown Heritage Park

    ShantyTown flourishes amongst vibrant rainforest. Where gold miners and saw-millers once toiled for a living. An entire township hand-built to preserve the 19th Century West Coast experience. Journey on billowing steam locomotives, discover alluvial flakes shimmering in your gold pan, and browse historic shops wide open for your curiosity.

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    The Helicopter Line & Glacier Helicopters

    The Helicopter Line is New Zealand’s leading helicopter company, operating with a fleet of modern Airbus helicopters specifically configured for flying in New Zealand’s outstanding landscapes. Glacier Helicopters is a trusted and professional helicopter company, providing a number of aviation services within the West Coast region. Our focus is on providing the best client experience, in a safe and enjoyable manner.

  • Hokitika, Kumara, Ross

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    West Coast Treetop Walk & Tower Zipline

    An exhilarating adventure among temperate rainforest giants tree canopy, inspired by a sensational vista of the majestic Southern Alps and Tasman Sea. Easy access along a steel platform 20 metres high and over 450 metres long. Highest point is the Hokitika Tower which culminates 47 metres above the forest floor. It is also where the zipline departs from.

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    West Coast Wildlife Centre

    Award-winning indoor Visitor Attraction–Qualmark Gold award for sustainability commitment and service to the community. The largest kiwi incubation and hatching facility in the South Island.

    Trip Advisor award for “best coffee in Franz Josef.” Great place to shop or pick up a pack breakfast, lunch or sit down for a meal next to a warm fire.