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Sierra Beachfront Motel

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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“across the road”(7 reviews)
“town”(11 reviews)
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Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

This motel was located probably half way between the shops and the end of the road where you can start the Kaikoura Peninsula walk. The beach is opposite. We had two units booked with a double and single in each one. One was slightly different...More

Thank jaybe
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We were passing through Kaikoura for a night, and chose to stay at this hotel. The living / bed area had a modernised decor, and provided more than adequate space. The bathroom was dated but serviceable. Furthermore the plumbing fixtures on the vanity were an...More

Thank Gondwana80
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

I felt that we were made welcome on arrival, and were were shown to our room personally. Unfortunately, it did smell a little musty but either we got used to it or the place aired. It was a bit difficult to cook in the room...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I pushed my bags from the coach stop to the motel but had to carry them up the drive because of thick gravel. All rooms have panorama glass frontages with ceiling to floor net curtains. One's privacy may not be jeopardised but one remains uncomfortable...More

Thank Chrisbeeoxford
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Booked through booking.com never used before but was quick and easy. I had thought that I'd paid for room before arrival but not so. Was a good room for myself and my Grandson. It was a very hot 2 days felt we could have been...More

Thank Shirley F
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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$67 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$67 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Wong K
21 June 2016|
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Response from jaybe | Reviewed this property |
There is one on the road North but it would be too far too walk. There may have been a food shop a walk away where all the shops are but can't really remember.
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"Studio straight ahead down the driveway offers a lovely sea view."
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"the back rooms would be better because they are set back from the road and traffic"
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"End room very hot in summer months would be great in winter months."
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"The further from the road, the better"
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