The owner is originally from Germany. She is very friendly and is an avid geocacher. It's a small hotel but in a great location just a short walk from the beach. This is on the north end of town and is still very convenient.
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The owners are so friendly our 7m poodle cross puppy was made to feel like a member of the family. Our room had a blanket, water bowl and treat for her. Clean and comfortable facilities. Just a 5minute walk to a deserted beach. If you...More
Dear Sarah, it was lovely to have you here and your Jessy is a wonderful dog. Glad that you enjoyed your stay in Kaikoura. Nice regards Manu & Vladka
There are two super nice ladies Manuela and Vladka who are genuinely friendly, helpful. The location is a dream just across the street and you are on the beach. It is also spoken German, English even Czech which is not easy to find in New...More
Hello, thank you so much for your nice review. Hope you enjoyed your Kiakoura visit. Nice regards Manu & Vladka
Average motel in New Zealand. The room was comfortable and clean, close to main road - very noisy. Need a car to reach the town center. I don't think there was alternative with better standard in this price range.More
Hello, I am just wondering, if our motel made such an average impression, that you remember it after a year and posting the review first now. Since Aug 2016 the Mediterranean Motel is under a new management, we renovated the rooms and guests outside area....More
My wife and I were the first guests to book into the motel since the November earthquake. The present owners only purchased the hotel 2 weeks before the quake. Many people would have packed and gone home, not Vadka and Manu 2 young ladies from...More
Mike, thank you so much for your great review. It was lovely to have you here, it gave us hope and energy to continue with running the motel. We really appreciate your message to all tourist up there to come and visit Kaikoura, we are...More
"The Super King bed in Room 10 - supportively firm without being too hard - and great for minimising any..."