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Norfolk Pine

124 The Esplanade, Kaikoura, New Zealand
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Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went there with the family. It was clean and a nice spot good space. A bit outdated and the kitchen and shower was clean. Just we forgot a pair of shoes up there and we called them but they did not find it.

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Southport, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel was very basic but you can't expect to much for the price. The room was very clean and the staff were very friendly and welcoming. The shower room is pretty small and shower head not very high but not a problem. Only thing that bothered me was no air con, the day we turned up it was very hot... More 

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Thank PhilHolt19
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51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

We had a spacious room with three beds, enough room for two adults with a baby, manager was very friendly, room was not cleaned, only towels changed, perfect location directly at the water, very close to cafe encounter and other food places.

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Thank dd206cc
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Spent three nights here. The 'complex' has the positives of being on the waterfront and the staff are pretty helpful. However... The studios are small and dark, and not cleaned often. The walls between the studios are very thin, I could hear next door constantly. The decor was dated and the bathrooms were cold and reminiscent of a caravan park... More 

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Emmaville, Australia
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51 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

Clean and simple accommodation reasonably priced at $115.00NZD a night. Well located, close to town, attractions, restaurants and pubs. Staff very friendly and helpful, happy to point you in the right direction depending on what you want to see or do.

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Sydney, Australia
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93 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Not a fan of this motel. Rooms were old and outdated. Heater didn't work and tried the fan heater but was sparking so didn't want to leave on. Could hear everything that was happening in the next room. Curtains didn't block out any light. Bathroom was outdated and the shower has much to improve on. The view is spectacular on... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We stayed one night and it ticked all the boxes for a one night motel on our driving holiday - good value, comfortable bed, clean and tidy, friendly helpful hosts, free and reasonable speed wifi. Garden was well maintained ( love the flowers) and location was right across the road from the beach.....nice place to have a walk and admire... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

We stayed one night very friendly staff although its an older motel is was very clean and tidy, with the beach just over the road and not far from the town and priced reasonably, great place for a stopover.

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Hong Kong, China
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132 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Stayed here for one night, before swimming with dolphins with ‘Dolphin Encounter’ (which would also highly recommend). The motel is run by a very friendly husband and wife team, and the rooms are fairly basic but are clean and peaceful, just across the (quiet) road from the sea and a two and five minute walk from Dolphin Encounter and Kaikoura,... More 

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Jervis Bay, Australia
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39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

As we arrived in the dark and the first motel we checked into had no one on the desk we chose this one. Glad we did the delightful managers - husband and wife - gave us a very comfortable room and even though it was an older style of motel it was still very well cared for. We had free... More 

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