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Admiral Court Motel

4.0 of 5 Motel   |   16 Avoca Street, Kaikoura, New Zealand
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Ranked #11 of 20 Hotels in Kaikoura
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

What a lovely motel super friendly staff awesome view great pub food was fantastic. The unit was really nice after the drive from Picton comfy beds, nice and warm. kaikoura is such pretty spot the seals were in no hurry just a short walk from the motel would recommend this location thanks again.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is a basic motel, at a basic price. It's OK. The rooms aren't particularly modern, but they are at least warm, large and comfortable. It's not really easy walking distance from the centre of Kaikoura. The only major irritation is wifi that requires you to stand outside in the car park...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

This was our sixth overnight stay on a south island roadtrip,staying with my cousin in Christchurch who I hadn't seen since 1966,so lot of catching up to do! Great location and friendly staff,food was very good and general atmosphere very relaxing,would have like two nights there ideally

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Victor Harbor, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Our overnight in beautiful Kaikoura was more memorable due to our stay @ Admiral Court. Welcoming owners, spacious, well appointed and warm (important that night) studio. The appalling weather was offset by a great seafood dinner @ nearby historic hotel. Within walking distance .. even better.

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Dunsborough, Australia
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114 reviews 114 reviews
28 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We arrived late(ish), to a sign posted on the reception door which said “[My name], Sorry I and not hear to meet and greet you. Your unit is 3 downstairs. Your key, wi-fi and milk is in the room. Call me on 0800 xxx xxx if you have any problems. Otherwise see you in the morning. Thank you, Karla”. There’s... More

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Brisbane, Australia
20 reviews 20 reviews
16 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We had stayed at this motel about four years ago and were happy to stay again on this occasion. It is a little way out of the centre of the town - we walked it once but it is a bit of a hike. The room we were in had sea and mountain views and it was beautiful to wake... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

Good service, but no Sea views. There's a row of houses/buildings between the motel and the sea. You can get some sea glimpses only. Nice enough quiet rooms. Bed we found too soft, with roll together.

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Cheshire, UK
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49 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

I was disappointed not to have been allocated a room facing the sea as requested when we booked but the studio we had was comfortable, spotlessly clean & well equipped. Parking was right outside our patio door. The wifi was sometimes hard to get in to but then worked fine and it was free. There is also a PC set... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We had nothing booked when we arrived in Kaikora and after stopping at aother motel where advised to try Admiral COurt. We where greeted at the reception by what i would assume was the owner - a very friendly lady who showed us the last room avaliable. It was a spacious clean room where all was provided. The Motel was... More

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Union Bridge, Maryland
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64 reviews 64 reviews
33 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Very friendly and helpful front desk. We were walk- ups, but picked the place from the AA book. We had a very nice, studio room, friendly hosts. There was only a Frig and tea pot in our room. We stayed for 2 nights, and would again. There is off street parking, and in walking distance to several restaurants.

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Address: 16 Avoca Street, Kaikoura, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Admiral Court Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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