Local Kumara info
Kumara map, walks and businesses – click here to download the PDF.
Keep up to date with Kumara events and promotions: facebook.com/kumarawestcoast
Kumara is close to the attractions and sites of Hokitika and Greymouth. Only 1 hour away from Arthurs Pass and Punakaiki (Pancake Rocks). Check out www.westcoast.co.nz
Theatre Royal Hotel
Phone: 03 736 9277. 81 Seddon Street, Kumara.
Enjoy casual, country-pub style dining with an emphasis on fresh home grown and local produce, complemented by local beers and wines. Packed lunched are available if ordered before 4pm the day before.
Kumara General Store
Phone: 03 736 9717. 57 Seddon Street, Kumara.
Local Activities: Walks, biking, fishing, boating, kayaking, swimming, sunsets, beach, gold panning and so much more.
West Coast Wilderness Trail
The West Coast Wilderness Trail is less than 1000 metres in either direction. The Retreat offers a bike shed with power points for e-bikes. Limited trail transport may be available in the afternoons for upto 4 bikes and riders from either Hokitika or Greymouth for a reasonable fee. There is a small shop for basic supplies, continental breakfasts, massage and yoga designed to help and support the weary cyclist. Please get in touch if I can help or supply anything else for your journey.
Rugged shorelines. Surging rivers. Moody lakes. Towering trees. Ancient forests. Tidal Lagoons… Get lost, find yourself, go wild.