Destination guide

Travel to friendly Hokitika

The beaches, wildlife and glaciers are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Hokitika. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its aquarium and camping. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Stayz has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Seasonal weather in Hokitika

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, January, December, February and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 21°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Hokitika

Hokitika is famous for its beautiful ocean views, breathtaking sunsets and wildlife. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Hokitika. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Kaniere (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Westcoast Treetop Walk (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Hokitika Beach (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Lake Brunner (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Hokitika

Fly into Hokitika (HKK), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Hokitika?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21 holiday rentals around Hokitika. From 20 holiday houses to 5 cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Hokitika is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hokitika?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Hokitika. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Westcoast Treetop Walk: 21 holiday rentals
  • Mountain Jade: 28 holiday rentals
  • Hokitika Lighthouse: 28 holiday rentals
  • Westcoast Treetop Walk & Cafe: 28 holiday rentals
  • Westland Greenstone Ltd: 27 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hokitika listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Hokitika?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 20 Houses in Hokitika. Our other popular types of Hokitika holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 5 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 5 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 5 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Hokitika?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 19 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Hokitika. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.