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Formerly the Blackball Hilton

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

A wonderful pub with good hearty food. Friendly staff. This is a pub where you literally feel like you have stepped back in time. Busy with locals and tourists at the time of our visit, a truly memorable experience.

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

A group of us detoured especially to stop here for afternoon tea. The reception we received when we arrived was decidedly cool and when we placed our orders at the bar we got the feeling we were a bit of an inconvenience. Our efforts to...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Blackball is a small town in the midst of the west coast mining community. It has suffered its unfair share of tragedies and we wanted to support this community and experience a real small town NZ pub/hotel. The Hilton rooms are 1950s style and could...More

1  Thank razza71
Reviewed 27 November 2016

You do not want to miss staying here if you want to experience a piece of true New Zealand. We had such a great time talking with the owners and their family. The feel and ambiance are similar to McMenamins establishments in the US WA/OR...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

A wonderful place where you can have a great meal ! Interesting atmosphere given the history of the hotel and the related history of the mining industry. The owners are very friendly and willing to tell you all about their hotel and to give you...More

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"quieter rooms are on west side. i.e.not above the bar"
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"Don't go for the bunk bed room. Beds are terrible."
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"Bathrooms are shared, so if proximity to one is important, be sure to ask. Rooms are small because the hotel..."
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"The rooms towards the back were had Queen Size Beds and were close to the Showers and Toilets."
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