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Shanghai, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2011

The staff were extremely helpful. There are remote controlled gas fireplaces. We were happy to use the laundry within our room. Comfortable stay! Like I said, we wished we had booked another day here. It was so nice!

1 Thank Benanza
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 17 October 2011

Early in October 2011, my boyfriend & I stayed at these apartments. We travelled all throughout the South Island of New Zealand and have to admit, that The Fairways was by far our favourite accommdation. The hosts were wonderful (we even got upgraded to a 1 bedroom from a studio at no extra cost), the bed was the most comfortable... More 

Thank Emma S
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2011

First class accomadation, with an extremely friendly and helpful host. The accomadation boasts an incredible array of extras that unfortunately we did not have sufficient time to avail of, including a BBQ on the small deck and a jacuzzi bath to name but a few! Every convenience is available in the appartments, with thoughtful touches like a small pouch of... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2011

One of the nicest places we have stayed in and they couldn't be more helpful. Stephen was brilliant, we arrived as two couples and had booked two separate apartments, but he offered us a two bed apartment at a considerable saving. Have to admit, not used to having someone really thinking about keeping cash in your pocket rather than finding... More 

1 Thank Muppet50
Dunedin, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 24 September 2011

Fantastic luxury accommodation. Stephan was a fantastic host. The views were stunning and we found ourselves wanting to just stay in most evenings and enjoy the gas fire in the gorgeous louge. Highly recommended!

Thank ClaireCDC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2011

First off the hosts are accommodating and great. the setting of the units is superb and peaceful. Units have all that is required to make the stay effortless and comfortable.

Thank scottyAuckland
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2011

My partner and I came to Kaikoura for a long weekend get away. On Saturday afternoon we were cheerfully greeted and shown to our one bedroom apartment which was modern, spacious and everything the website promised. As it is winter here, the heat pump was already on ensuring our apartment was already lovely and warm. In the evenings we turned... More 

Thank magellanic76
Rochester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2011

Wow! What a place! We enjoyed our accommodation so much that we did not even go out in the evenings!!! The furnishing is very modern and stylish. Huge kitchen, two bathrooms, big living room. Our son could not get enough of the heated mattresses! The hosts are very friendly and helpful. We had a fantastic time there and would go... More 

Thank KatMaNe
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2011

modern, clean, good beds, comfortable. Would happily stay here again

Thank lennyjr89
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2011

We stayed here for 3 nights in early June in a one bedroom spa apartment. The apartment was HUGE and like a beautiful modern home away from home. We loved the gas fireplace, heated bathroom floor, huge spa, heated towel racks and comfortable bed. The apartment had sensational cooking facilities, a separate dining area and lovely lounge, as well as... More 

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Modern 1 and 2 bedroom apartments and studios offering luxurious fully self contained accommodation for travelers looking for some quality and friendly service that will your make to trip to Kaikoura a memorable one. Located just 3 km south of Kaikoura within Ocean Ridge between the Kaikoura Golf course and the Kaikoura winery. Your hosts are Graham and Robyn Lamond who live on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fairways

Address: 1 Kersage Dr | Ocean Ridge, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: $169 - $420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Fairways 5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Fairways Hotel Kaikoura
Fairways Motel Kaikoura
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“All the apartments would be ideal, all ground level - no under cover parking as its a villa style complex”
 of 5 bubbles phantomhq, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with a view”
 of 5 bubbles colt295, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Whales watch was the best part of our visit. Got to see a few whales, albatrosses, seals and Dolphins. Cannot recommend enough”
 of 5 bubbles dakism, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms a little further back have more privacy, we were in room No1 had to keep the drapes closed but not a problem”
 of 5 bubbles lawrenceh50, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We were in Unit 2 which was wonderful, I think there would not be much difference given the design.”
 of 5 bubbles 751stephenj, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
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