We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Pier Hotel

    1 Avoca Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$61
          US$61
          Traveller (14)
          Dining (2)
          Room & Suite (2)
          Seaview Motel
          101 reviews
          #13 of 32 B&Bs / Inns in Kaikoura
           
          The White Morph Heritage Collection
          408 reviews
          #4 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
           
          Kaikoura Top 10 Holiday Park
          377 reviews
          #6 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
           
          Alpine-Pacific Holiday Park
          295 reviews
          #4 of 36 Speciality lodging in Kaikoura
           
          Overview
          • Excellent19%
          • Very good61%
          • Average9%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible9%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          2.5 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Seaview Motel
          101 reviews
          #13 of 32 B&Bs / Inns in Kaikoura
           
          The White Morph Heritage Collection
          408 reviews
          #4 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
           
          Kaikoura Top 10 Holiday Park
          377 reviews
          #6 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
           
          Alpine-Pacific Holiday Park
          295 reviews
          #4 of 36 Speciality lodging in Kaikoura
           
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
          Rooms
          11 Jun12 Jun
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 5 partner sites to see rooms from US$61.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kaikoura hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "238ebf91b5a946fb85db941f3ce0fb4b", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1773681,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[79062213],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":11,"month":6,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":12,"month":6,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":61,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"238ebf91b5a946fb85db941f3ce0fb4b","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":61,"lowestMetaPrice":61,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":61,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":61,"lowestMetaPrice":61,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":61,"hotelName":"The Pier Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjIzOGViZjkxYjVhOTQ2ZmI4NWRiOTQxZjNjZTBmYjRiIiwiQUlLIjoiOWE1MDg1ZDkxNTg5NDk1NmIyYzA1OTJmMjU5M2U3ZmEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "11/06/2017", "checkOut": "12/06/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$61", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"79062213":"OrbitzEWS","71244148":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          Reviewed 7 January 2015

          The Pier was a late choice for our trip south to Tuatapere. It's old school in that the rooms are sans en suites but it was big and the beds comfy. Breakfast is complimentary but the meal we had in the evening was excellent and...More

          Helpful?
          Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

          We found a twin room here last minute over Christmas and were very impressed. Great views from our front verandah room. Amazing crayfish in the restaurant downstairs. Some noise pollution from other guests and we didn't have the slightly sad looking continental breakfast provided but...More

          Helpful?
          Reviewed 16 November 2014

          We stopped here kinda by accident as my husband wanted to fish. Had a couple of drinks in the sun in the beer garden and decided to stay....great decision. Food was very tasty, wine lovely, friendly staff. The rooms are quite basic but good price,...More

          Helpful?2  
          Reviewed 7 November 2014

          After a big day driving we arrived at Kaikoura with the expectation of experiencing a kayaking experience with the seals... Well the weather had other plans and we came across the most amazing hotel - The Pier Hotel. What a lovely welcoming homely place. Beer...More

          Helpful?
          Reviewed 4 May 2014

          In a seaside resort full of holiday accommodation and dolphin/whale watchers, would recommend the Pier to anyone who likes some character in their comfort. Nice old pub, great sea views from convivial bar, restaurant and verandah guestrooms. Very clean share bathrooms. Guest lounge/breakfast room with...More

          Helpful?
          Seaview Motel
          101 reviews
          #13 of 32 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Kaikoura
           
          The White Morph Heritage Collection
          408 reviews
          #4 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
           
          Kaikoura Top 10 Holiday Park
          377 reviews
          #6 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
           
          Alpine-Pacific Holiday Park
          295 reviews
          #4 of 36 Speciality lodging in Kaikoura
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Beachfront
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$66 - US$76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Hotwire, Orbitz, Travelocity, Expedia and Cheap Tickets so you can book your The Pier Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • New Zealand >
          • South Island >
          • Canterbury Region >
          • Kaikoura
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (14)
          Dining (2)
          Room & Suite (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (10)
          Nearby
          Admiral Court Motel
          93 reviews
          .09 km away
           
          Panorama Motel
          176 reviews
          .39 km away
           
          Blue Seas Motel
          109 reviews
          .76 km away
           
          Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
          337 reviews
          1.20 km away
           
          Sierra Beachfront Motel
          64 reviews
          1.11 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Green Dolphin Restaurant & Bar
          1,006 reviews
          .04 km away
          The Pier Hotel Restaurant
          555 reviews
          .02 km away
          Kaikoura Seafood BBQ Kiosk
          475 reviews
          .68 km away
          Cafe Encounter
          310 reviews
          1.44 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Peninsula Seal Colony
          216 reviews
          1.54 km away
          Fyffe House
          108 reviews
          .55 km away
          The Point Sheep Shearing Show
          47 reviews
          1.09 km away
          Kaikoura Marine Aquarium
          56 reviews
          .11 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from The Pier Hotel staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "Didn't stay , only a lunch"
          Read review
          "Front rooms for best views and easy access to the upstairs verandah."
          Read review
          "front rooms get better WIFI reception"
          Read review
          "Rooms at rear are further away from the bar not that noise was an issue in"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing