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Bay Cottages Motel

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Overview
29a South Bay Parade, Kaikoura 7300 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair access
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews quiet location self contained across the road the kitchen laundry facilities cabin accommodation kitchenette motel wifi sofa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our two night stay at Bay Cottages. It was so quiet and peaceful, hidden away from the main town and highway. Our unit (2) was huge, open planned and completely refurbished. It had a super comfortable King sized bed, lounge with wide screen...More

Thank 21girlie
Reviewed August 24, 2018

This unit was modern and clean. The bed was in the same room as kitchen and living. No laundry facilities unless you asked to use the proprietors own and charge for this. We found the Little Laundromat beside the Beach cafe on the main road...More

Thank Louieathens
Reviewed August 17, 2018

The motel is in a quiet location 3 or 4 minutes drive from Kaikoura township. Our cabin was enormous for the money, it contains the bed, kitchenette, table and chairs, sofa, bathroom and heaps of spare room. Definitely value for money.

Thank r-j-ward
Reviewed May 4, 2018

The cottages are currently being refreshed but even in their current state they are spacious, comfortable, and clean. The owners are welcoming and helpful and this is a perfect place to stay when visiting Kaikoura. Each house has a large kitchen and bathroom, along with...More

Thank Remoojmo
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

We were very happy with our stay here. What the interior lacked in style it more than made up for it in comfort. Unit 2 was a large, open space with a super king bed (very comfy) and good pillows. It was refreshing to have...More

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About
Description
We are a small motel consisting of 5 cottages, mainly suitable for couples. We are located right at the Pacific Ocean away from the hustle and bustle of the township (5 mins away by car). You will experience More peace and quiet, enjoy the birdsong when you wake up and the sound of the waves of the ocean. Ideal starting point for many walks and cycle tracks (bicycles available). Come and check us out. We are sure you are going to enjoy your stay with us. Free Wi-Fi. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Beachfront
Golf course
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$98 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$98 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
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Traveler (20)
Room & Suite (14)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"Ask for cottage no 5, so you can have the view!"
DikjeP
Feb 1, 2018
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"Unit 6 at the back"
spicetraveller
Dec 10, 2016
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"We love cottage number 5"
Valehypnotherapy
Nov 17, 2016
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"The rooms are behind the main house so the views are limited but if you get the unit that faces down the..."
arr0w123
Apr 25, 2016
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