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Kaikoura Cottage Motels

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Havelock North, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 February 2015

We love Kaikoura Cottage Motel. It is spotlessly clean, and Rae is a great hostess. We first visited in April 2014 for one night. Even that brief stay stuck with us, and we returned in February of this year. The motel is out of town, but it is a quick five-minute drive to the centre of town. New World is...

Thank sbab888
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Love this place - run with real kiwi charm and courtesy. The units are spotlessly clean and have ever facility you could wish for. Beautiful views of the mountains from the deck. Wish we could stay longer.

Thank BucksFamilyoffour
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 February 2015

Great cottages in a private setting. Modern, spacious and spotless. Lovely owners/staff. Double glazed, windows all secured so you can leave them open. Great family or group set up with a spot in front to sit and have a meal. only a short drive from the town. Free wifi.

Thank cookiegirlnz
Reviewed 2 February 2015

great little individual cottages. The one I stayed in had a bedroom with 2 single beds, then the queen was in the main part of the cottage. Big bathroom & spacious kitchen containing everything you need. Fantastic views of the mountains & lots of native plants & trees make this a nice and private place to stay. The owners are...

Thank Cheryl1511
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 January 2015

Wow what a great place. Modern individual cottages with their own parking, deck and garden looking out to beautiful mountains. Inside the cottages are lovley. They look to be recently refurbished, with a few extra bonus mod cons, and all double glazed, with decent free Wi-fi. We were in number 6 at the back, and probably had the best outlook....

Thank Jaxhida
Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Booked two units for one night having seen the reviews on Tripadvisor. The site was very easy to locate being just off the main highway but reasonably close to all amenities. On arrival we were greated in the most friendly manner by the owner. Both units were very clean, spacious and well equipped. My unit had lovely views of the...

Thank RayHammersley46
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Stayed at Kaikoura Cottages for one night on our way home from Christchurch. Beautiful rooms, perfectly clean and very comfortable. Close to everything and free wifi which was great. Kids area outside with tramp, swings & a slide. The owners are very friendly and welcoming. Highly recommend and will stay again if we visit Kaikoura.

Thank Cottonons
New Zealand
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Stayed here for a couple of nights recently over the new years period in one of their two bedroom cottages. We were very pleasantly surprised at the standard of accommodation. The unit is spacious, has everything you need, and is fairly modern. Service was faultless and easy. We can imagine that the view from the porch out front would be...

Thank b_and_d_nz
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

Managed to book for a night on our way home from Nelson last minute. Owners were very helpful and friendly! Units are very clean, nice and spacious and have everything you need. Plenty of parking as we had two boats with us. Would definitely stay here again and recommend to friends. Thank you!

Thank Berrysm
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 26 December 2014 via mobile

The cottage itself is so spacious and clean. The facilities are in good condition and we love it so much. Beds are comfy and we have everything we need. Self service laundry available. The owners are so helpful and friendly. One thing that we feel a bit inconvenient is we are not allowed to cook seafood in our cottage kitchen....

Thank chistabelle

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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Kaikoura Cottage Motels

Address: Corner Old Beach Road | Mill Road and State Highway 1, Kaikoura 7371, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: $134 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kaikoura Cottage Motels 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“I occupied room 2. Only disadvantage is it backs onto main highway so can get the heavy traffic noise. Any cottage ie 4-6 may be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles SelwynD, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near 7 might be better”
  • Sitting on front verandah view room 2
 of 5 bubbles ozdrifter, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All Cottagers are Wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles Lalaric, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Cottages 7 and 8 were closest to the mountains but all cottages would have been good”
 of 5 bubbles Elsie1987, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All the cottages have views of the mountains to the west.”
 of 5 bubbles AerosolDoc, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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