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Lyell Creek Lodge

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
7 Apr 2015
“Value for Money!”
30 Jan 2015
“Good value for money, but not cleaned regularly”
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Reviewed 10 January 2013

The lodge is very nice, clean, and comfortable. We arrived later than we thought (around 9:30 pm), and the staff made a special effort to come and show us around. Thanks! The most important thing about it is the distance from Kaikoura center. It is...More

Thank AdamMatan
Reviewed 27 December 2012

We didn't want to stay at the busy city center, so we choose Lyell Creek lodge. This was a well maintained, clean and cosy accomodation. It has 2 kitchens (one small downstairs, and one bigger with a lounge upstairs), both were very well equipped. The...More

Thank TomDiv
Reviewed 28 March 2012

The Lyell Creek Lodge in Kaikoura is my all-time favourite hostel in all of New Zealand. Even though it's a bit of a walk from the town of Kaikoura itself (15 mins), but for me, it's the best one I've stayed in and I've stayed...More

Thank Martina M
Reviewed 2 January 2012

so impressed this the place so nice out the back with the bbq and the river feeding the eels and trout the inside is awesome and nice and clean got on well with the stuff thanks for that aaron will be back up sometime from...More

Thank Shane O
Reviewed 22 August 2011

Good place to stay - the owner and the host were both welcoming. The kitchen could be better equipped, but they do have a suggestion box, so are open to improving. A fair walk out of town, but right next to a great fish and...More

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Hotel description
Quality Backpackers for the independent & mobile traveler. Small, clean, quiet & homely. Mountain views and a peaceful garden & creek area. Eight private rooms, three with en-suite bathrooms. Two fully equipped kitchens. Log fire in lounge, off-street parking. TV & heaters in all rooms. Wireless & internet access. Guests laundry facilities. Free use of mountain bikes & BBQ cooker. Winter specials / discounts. All linen provided including towels & soap. Complimentary hot drinks. Relax & unwind in beautiful Kaikoura.
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US$43 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$43 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Even though it's about 15 mins walk from town, it has the benefit of being in a quiet location."
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