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    Lobster Inn Motor Lodge

    115 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    • Excellent27%
    • Very good42%
    • Average27%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible0%
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    “stayed here” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair access
    Conference Facilities
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed March 19, 2017

    We only stayed here for a night as we had planned to go whale watching. The weather was inclement so we did not get to go. The room were standard and not too large. The staff here were helpful. Most places were only a 5-10...More

    Thank Richard W
    Reviewed February 19, 2017

    This is about the restaurant itself not the motel, should be separate reviews. First and foremost Kate, James and the other staff are excellent!!!! Food is top notch!! Highly recommend the steak dinner! Very friendly atmosphere, clean and a great way to meet locals. Thanks...More

    Thank Beth H
    Reviewed January 16, 2017

    Booked online with no problems. Greeted personally at reception. Lovely fresh studio room with good amenities. Great bed and pillows. Quiet location, although other rooms may not be as they are closer to the bar & road. Will stay again.

    Thank Arawata_NZ
    Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

    Husband & I stayed here for 2 nights as we had booked on the Whale Watching tour. Staff very friendly & although the room was very clean it was very dated. Felt the cupboards needed a face lift. We had tea & coffee facilities plus...More

    Thank Carol U
    Response from Lobsterinn, Manager at Lobster Inn Motor LodgeResponded January 12, 2017

    Studio units are advertised with having no kitchens - simple tea/coffee and breakfast making facilities. Delux studios are larger rooms with kitchen facilities and more suited to multiple night stays unless you are happy with basics. Rooms have been refurbished over 2015 and 2016, some...More

    Reviewed October 13, 2016

    We paid more here than the middle of Christchurch. Rooms were small, clearly for the Asian market. Too close to the pub and quite noisy. I wouldn't bother to book here again. Very, very average.....blah.

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    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    "Don't bother."
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    "Rooms behind restaurant and bar help deaden the traffic noise of the main road"
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    "all rooms are fine it is a modern motel with restaurant and bar next door."
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    "best thing about the hotel - convenient."
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