The Blackball Inn and ’08 Café

The licensed Blackball Inn and ’08 café provides meals, a cosy place to linger and accommodation for up to 10 people. Our nearby historic “Emma’s” cottage sleeps six people. At the gateway to the Paparoa Great Walk.


Open every day for meals and accommodation from 8am until midnight.

Room types

  • Two queen en suites (able to be converted to twins).
  • One double bed.
  • Four bed bunk room.

Blackball walking tours

Three walking tours:

  • Historic Blackball.
  • Blackball after dark. Natural.
  • Wonders walking tour.


8 Hilton St, Blackball 7804, New Zealand
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