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    The Factory

    5 Hapuku Road, Kaikoura 7371, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here on our last night of our three weeks family trip to the South Island . Without a doubt this was one of the best place we stayed. Janet and Paul made us very welcome. They were amazing host . The breakfast was...More

    Thank gkace
    Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 27 January 2016

    Thank you so much for writing such a nice review for us. It was great to meet you all and we are so glad we helped to end your holiday on a high note. All the very best

    Reviewed 24 January 2016

    The Factory in Kaikoura, South Island,NZ is a gem of a place to stay! We went there for the whale watching. Stunning accomodation for up to 6 people (we were 4) beautifully furnished and appointed with a real log stove, which gave a great atmosphere...More

    Thank William A
    Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 25 January 2016

    Why thank you William for all your kind words - we really appreciate the time taken to let others know of your thoughts about The Factory. We are so glad you enjoyed staying here as much as we enjoyed meeting you all. Hope the rest...More

    Reviewed 21 January 2016

    My girlfriend and I learned about The Factory from friends that had stayed there a couple of months prior to our trip. Upon my friend raving about the property, I decided to book it during our stay in Kaikoura. I'll say now, this was the...More

    Thank SoCalGreg
    Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 22 January 2016

    Thank you so much for this lovely review of The Factory. We are very happy you enjoyed your time with us even if it was only for one night. Do please keep in touch - we look forward to hearing all about your plans for...More

    Reviewed 1 January 2016

    We stayed here for 2 nights and it was absolutely unforgettable. The owners, Janet & Paul Boocock, are brilliant hosts who are sincere and warm and attended to us with so much thoughtfulness and graciousness. They attended to every detail, such as providing play things...More

    Thank BrendaLim1874
    Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 11 January 2016

    Thank you for your kind words about your stay here at The Factory. We had fun meeting you and your family and hearing all about your interesting lives too. We are so glad your son enjoyed himself as well and tell him Poppy is still...More

    Reviewed 25 December 2015

    Janet and Paul have a gem of a place which it really is worth making a special trip from Christchurch to visit. It was cold and windy when we spent a night at the Factory in late October but with a windproof jacket the beach...More

    Thank JonathanTapp
    Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 2 January 2016

    Many thanks for this lovely review - glad the weather didn't spoil your stay here. We love the fact that the beach is often completely empty and in bad weather can be wild and exciting. We hope to see you again one day.

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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$311 - US$351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 1
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    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
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    cottagelake
    27 September 2015|
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    Response from Janet B | Property representative |
    There are 2 cats in the main house. They are not allowed anywhere near the guest wing and they know it. We have done that just for anybody with allergies. We have had lots stay who have been allergic to cats and we haven't... More
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