Stony River

2502 Surf Highway New Plymouth4381New Zealand
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About Stony River

Stony River is a boutique hotel with an on-site garden that enjoys a secluded location in the town of Okata, about 15 kilometres from Pukeiti Botanical Garden.

Rooms at the property are equipped with a television, private bathroom, and sitting area. Many rooms feature views of the mountains, while others have views of the garden.

Free Wi-Fi is available to guests and there is also a common lounge with a television.

Breakfast is available each morning at Stony River. There is an on-site restaurant serving Austrian and international cuisine. Cafe Lahar is a two-minute drive from the hotel.

The property is about a kilometre from Okato Pool, an outdoor facility set in a sizeable park. The Cape Egmont Lighthouse, a historic building with scenic views of the ocean, is about 18 kilometres away.


2502 Surf Highway , New Plymouth, 4381, New Zealand
Telephone: +64 67524454 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

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Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Desk
  • Fan
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Outstanding food

Guests love the food served at the hotel, as it is mostly Austrian cuisine, although Kiwi-style food is also available. The breakfast is outstanding, according to visitors, with a diverse menu and high-quality ingredients. The dinner is also delicious, report travellers, as the hosts stop at nothing to create a memorable meal and a lively atmosphere. Visitors are fond of the beer and desserts available in the hotel's restaurant, saying they add even more enjoyment to the experience.

Friendly and accommodating hosts

The hotel's owners are reportedly always on-site and provide a high level of service. Travellers say the hosts are extremely outgoing, sharing stories and giving recommendations to everyone who passes through the doors. Overall, visitors are very happy with the quality of the hosts because they provide everything needed for an outstanding holiday.

Clean, comfortable rooms

Reviews suggest rooms at the property feature classic decor and are large enough to ensure that visitors are comfortable. Guests like the way the rooms are set up and appreciate having an en-suite bathroom. They also mention the room are kept very clean. Travellers are happy with the bedrooms at the property and enjoy the beds as well, saying they provide an excellent night's rest.

Negative Reviews

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Rating Overview

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9.1 out of 10 based on 23 reviews