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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Brook House B&B

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Professional photos
Brook House B&B
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

86 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 75: English reviews
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Kaikoura just for the night and stayed with Judy, Charlie the poodle and Henry the cat. Just like visiting friends, with open house in the spotless kitchen/dining room and a barbeque on the balcony if you want it. Our room was very nicely decorated, with a shared balcony with great views. I would recommend staying at Brook House...

Thank DeeTa
Reviewed 27 October 2016

If you are looking for luxury expensive facilities go elsewhere. But it you want good clean down to earth digs with a friendly welcome you'll be Ok here. Its very much a shared home with the land Lady and dog in attendance, a big leather settee and a roaring wood stove. Help yourself to any amount of things on offer...

Thank Andrew K
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Room was comfortable with Wonderful views of the snow capped mountains from our rear balcony. Host was welcoming and plenty of goodies on offer for breakfast. Quiet location whilst not being too far from town centre.

Thank RoyOz2016
Louis201, Owner at Brook House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I'm glad you enjoyed the view The seaward Kaikoura Mountains are a spectacular sight I the winter time.

Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here while travelling down the east coast. Arrived to be greeted by Judy and her dog Charlie who are both lovely! Beds were very comfortable with electric blankets and never got cold once despite it being winter. Rooms were clean as was the bathroom. Haven't a bad word to say about brook house or Judy! Fruit salad breakfast in...

Thank Will H
Louis201, Owner at Brook House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words we enjoyed your company.

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Met at the door by Judy,the owner who was in the middle of painting the hallway, she certainly does everything and lovely Charlie her dog who certain,you makes you welcome Homemade muffins and use of her kitchen and lounge certainly home from home. Had room with kitchenette ,sofa and small table and two chairs ,separate bedroom with shower cubicle in...

Thank karen h
Louis201, Owner at Brook House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for asking the time to review your stay. I do try to keep the house cosy in the winter and the log fire throws out a lot of heat.

South Australia, Australia
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

My friend and I stayed with Judy recently in a twin with private bathroom. we were treated very warmly from the first day. Judy gave us lots of information about the local area and where to go. The b&b is lovely and the room is beautiful with fantastic views of the mountains. Clean and spacious. Breakfast is included and there...

Thank jadeh1234
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Stayed here for one night and the value for the size of the room and the location was great. My room was a one bedroom suite with a living/dining area and small kitchenette. The space was a bit dated, but very clean and within short distance to town. Judy was great helping me to book a last minute Whale Watch...

Thank dctraveler528
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Judy was welcoming and friendly when we arrived. The room (twin with shared bathroom) was very clean and tidy. It wasnt large, but that was fine for us. The heater worked well and it was cozy at night. The shared bathroom was clean and always free. We had a great breakfast - it was very generous - and we enjoyed...

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

We were supposed to stay one night in Kaikoura but we booked this BnB and don't want to leave! That's why we choose to stay another night! Judy (the owner) is really nice and her dog, Charlie is adorable! It feels like we're home! The rooms are clean and have direct access to a balcony. We have stayed in 21...

Thank Niklas R
Louis201, Owner at Brook House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words we really enjoyed your company.

Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Judy runs a fantastic B&B just outside Kaikoura, she was very welcoming and have us lots of information on what to do in the area (apart from whale watching). Our room was excellent, very clean with very comfy bed and well fitted shower room. Excellent breakfast with choices of muesli, various bread and fresh fruit salad. Judy also went the...

Thank Andy H

42 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (36)
View from Room (5)
Room/Suite (7)
Dining (3)
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Bathroom (1)
Other (17)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (6)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Room/Suite (2)
Dining (2)
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Kaikoura hotels
3.1 km away
The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection
3.4 km away
Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
#3 of 20 in Kaikoura
336 reviews
0.5 km away
Quality Suites Kaikoura
Quality Suites Kaikoura
#1 of 20 in Kaikoura
711 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.6 km away
Kaikoura Top 10 Holiday Park
2.9 km away
Bella Vista Motel Kaikoura
1.4 km away
Alpine-Pacific Holiday Park
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Judy and her 'team' - Charlie (the poodle) and Henry (the cat)- welcome you to their home - come and relax at Brook House. Enjoy kiwi hospitality, comfy beds and cosy rooms. Spectacular mountain views from a peaceful rural setting just off State Highway 1. All this is just 2 km from the town centre and Whale Watch. See you in Kaikoura! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brook House B&B

Address: 201 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: $94 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, HostelWorld, Agoda and Priceline so you can book your Brook House B&B 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.
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

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Brook House B&B staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 2 has a nice ensuite with mountain views and a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles DeeTa, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Second storey rear room with suite.”
  • Sunrise on the mountains from the balcony.
 of 5 bubbles RoyOz2016, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for own bathroom facilities as some shared”
 of 5 bubbles karenh627, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have better views”
 of 5 bubbles 245BobH, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Our room 2 had our own bathroom, and a balcony with a view of the mountains. it's on 2nd floor on the corner, not too noisy at all.”
  • Kitchen
  • Room 2
 of 5 bubbles okidoki35, 22 Apr 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay