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3 reviews
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... More 

Thank Andrew K
Perth, Australia
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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. More 

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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... More 

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

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

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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170 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
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... More 

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. More 

South Australia, Australia
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21 reviews
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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... More 

Thank jadeh1234
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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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... More 

Thank dctraveler528
Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
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... More 

Thank Roger D
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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... More 

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. More 

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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... More 

Thank Andy H
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Really warm home stay environment. Beautiful and clean house that made our stay there very comfortable. We were sorry to leave after only one night. This has been the best value accommodation we booked in NZ so far. Highly recommend Brook house to everyone!

Thank Kelly Y

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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: $96 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“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.”
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 of 5 bubbles okidoki35, 22 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 811HughD, 11 Mar 2015 | Read review
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