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“wine and beer”(9 reviews)
“hot tub”(19 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Accessible rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsb bwine and beerhot tubbreakfast was deliciousnew zealandwhale watchingbay windowgreat hostslovely placeshort walkensuite bathroomthe snow covered mountainssmall fridgebeautiful roomexcellent staystunning viewsonly stayed one night
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Reviewed 31 October 2014

Great B&B, lovely room, fabulous views of the coast and mountains and wonderful omelette for breakfast - the perfect stopover. Lovely evening meal at the very friendly Green Dolphin too. Thanks Quentin and Jane for making our short stay so pleasant. Wish we could have...More

Thank EKerr019
Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 12 November 2014

We loved having the three of you to stay and hope you are able to stay with us again. Many thanks.

Reviewed 14 September 2014

We recently stayed at the Nikau Lodge for one night on our automobile tour of New Zealand. We arrived on Friday afternoon after driving from Christchurch in the rain. We were trying to get to the 12:45 whale watch trip so it was nice to...More

Thank Gooselator
Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 18 September 2014

Wow, what a fantastic review of Nikau Lodge and Kaikoura. Thank you very much.

Reviewed 20 August 2014

Very good B&B!! Most pleasant hosts and atmosphere, nice rooms, cosy and comfortable and a very very good breakfast!!! Special touch is the fridge with beers and wine, which just makes the feeling so welcoming.

Thank RudyAmsterdam
Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 22 August 2014

Thank you very much for giving us such a great review. We think breakfast is a very important meal and love cooking for people so are very pleased you rated our breakfast so highly.

Reviewed 10 August 2014

Loved our stay at Nikau Lodge. Jane and Quentin are great hosts and put in lots of extra effort to ensure you have a great stay. The views from the rooms are fantastic and we really enjoyed our stay in Kaikoura. The lodge is close...More

Thank wilsey100
Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 15 August 2014

Thank you so much for your great review. You are not the only guests you want a dog like Jack, we even had one guest who sent us a photo of their new Border terrier puppy.

Reviewed 10 August 2014

Nikau Lodge is in an unbelievably beautiful spot - Kaikoura - and it has great location and views. Quentin and Jane couldn't have been any nicer and helpful and so was Jack, their border terrier! Kaikoura is a fantastic stop if you are traveling in...More

Thank profmickey
Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 15 August 2014

We are very happy you enjoyed our special place in the world. We appreciate you recommendation.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$201 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$201 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"The north facing rooms offer the best of the views."
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"We loved the views from the whale suite"
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"If traffic noise is an issue for you request a room furthest away from the road."
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"Whale room has beautiful views"
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