Karamea River Motels (www.karameamotels.co.nz; tel. 0800/527-263 in NZ, or 03/782-6955; fax 03/782-6944), 31 Bridge St., just over the Old Karamea Bridge, 500m (1,600 ft.) from the township, is ideal for families or travelers aiming to spend a few days in the area. Eight studio and one- and two-bedroom units are NZ$125 to NZ$165.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.