Experience the nature, history and serenity of Hokitika and refresh and rejuvenate yourself. If you are looking to take a break from the bustling city life to spend some time with yourself, Hokitika makes an ultimate location. Take advantage of car rental Hokitika and drive down to this beautiful town and explore the natural beauty. Located close to the mouth of Hokitika River in the West Coast Region of South Island of New Zealand, Hokitika is a township 40 kms south of Greymouth. Hokitika is a Maori word which means ?place of return? in English. Whenever you travel to this wonderful town, it feels as if you?ve come back to nature. It is a major tourist spot in the West Coast region because of its natural beauty.