Hokitika Gorge Hokitika Gorge

Hokitika, cool little town

The Cool Little Town of Hokitika is where you will find locally inspired artisans and jade carving.

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Hokitika - cool little town

Hokitika is a cool little town that's easily walkable and has the West Coast's only full service beachside town centre.

There is plenty to do with a large artisan community, interesting history and mountains, the river, two lakes and the beach nearby.

Things to do in Hokitika

  • The famous Hokitika driftwood sign.
  • Glass blowing studio.
  • Jade carving studios.
  • Carniege Building.
  • The West Coast Wilderness Trail.
  • Lake Mahinapua.
  • Visit the glow worm dell at night.
  • Hokitika Gorge.

Getting to Hokitika

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Weather in Hokitika

Events

Events

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24 October 2020
Hokitika
INTERNATIONAL COMEDY SHOWCASE IN HOKITIKA

An awesome night of international pro comedy!

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See, do & stay

Hokitika
See & Do
West Coast Scenic Waterways West Coast Scenic Waterways

Enjoy freedom kayaking or a 1.5 hour cruise aboard the Eco Adventurer.

$5 - $90
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See & Do
Glory Days Urban Pedals 2.jpg Glory Days Urban Pedals

Glory Days - Urban Pedals is a new bike hire business located in Hokitika on the West Coast of New Zealand.

$20 - $80
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Accommodation
Hokitika Shining Star Shining Star Beachfront Accommodation

Supreme quality accommodation in Hokitika, right by the beach, overlooking the Tasman Sea.

$30 - $175
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See & Do
Hokitika Museum Hokitika Museum

The Hokitika Museum is a regional museum located in the heart of Westland and housed in the historic Carnegie Building. The Museum is currently closed for seismic strengthening, and we expect to be re-opened in late 2020 early 2021.

Entry is FREE
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Hokitika
See & Do
Mountain Biking West Coast Cycling - Jade Country

Walk or mountain bike along the western shores of Lake Kaniere through lush lakeside forest, passing many picturesque bays and numerous forest streams.

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Accommodation
252 Beachside 252 Beachside Motels & Holiday Park

Adjacent to beach and glow worm dell. Swimming pool (in season). Free Wifi

$25 - $155
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