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We stayed overnight in Kaikoura in our journeys through the South Island solely to stay at the tree house in Hapuku Lodge -- it was worth it! Lovely property, great room, perfect in all of the details. The food was wonderful, and the hosts were...More
We stayed in one of the tree houses and they are stunning. One of the best rooms we have ever stayed in, with fantastic views, fireplace in the room and a deck for looking into the very dark night sky.
The on site management team...More
2/28/14-This place just blew my hubby away...as we walked into our upper branch tree house the iPod was playing our favorite jazz music. The views of mountains, olive orchards, deer farm and the Pacific peaking at the back edges were all so captivating. The food...More
We stayed two night in one of the tree houses.
Wow, I had seen the hotel on a trip advisor top ten tree house hotels of the world and decided I wanted to stay.
Good idea and thank you trip advisor. It was an expensive...More
What a place - truly awesome and a must stay for whale watchers. The architects have done such a good job here with high quality materials. The views (sea and mountains) are stunning. Sunrise and sundown both gorgeous.
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US$624 - US$1,129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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I am a travel agent and this is the advice we received: Road access to Kaikoura continues to be impacted with the inland road route now open for scheduled journeys. Please refer to the NZ Transport Authority... More
I am a travel agent and this is the advice we received: Road access to Kaikoura continues to be impacted with the inland road route now open for scheduled journeys. Please refer to the NZ Transport Authority website for further details.
There is also very positive news that the main state highway south of Kaikoura (SH1) is likely to be opened before the 20th December.
You could also look at taking a helicopter or fixed wing flight in and out. I can highly recommend this as a way to see the coastline, and is a wonderful experience. Hapuku are offering a significant subsidies for this as I am aware it can be expensive. Trailfinders should be able to give you the full information on this, let me know if they cannot. If you have car hire I am sure they can look at changing it around. It is not like you need it at Bay of Many Coves anyway, and they have a helipad.