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Nikau Lodge

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Accessible rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsb bwine and beerhot tubbreakfast was deliciousnew zealandwhale watchinggreat hostshome baked cookiesensuite bathroomthe snow covered mountainsshort walkbeautiful roomcrawfishstayed for one nightpier hoteltown centrethe main road
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Reviewed April 6, 2013

Complimentary wine or beer, good Wi-Fi, bath-robes, a comfortable bed, excellent breakfasts and friendly and informative hosts. What more could one ask for? We would recommend Nikau Lodge without hesitation.

Thank BuonconventoHarry
Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded April 8, 2013

Thank you very much for your well put recommendation!!

Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

Great cosy place with excellent hosts who are extremely knowledgable on the area. Views are spectacular! Breakfasts are huge so wake up with an appetite. You easily park the car at the lodge and walk into town for dinner.

Thank smackinlay
Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded April 6, 2013

Thank you very much for the review. We agree our views are spectacular. It is stunning this morning with a fresh coating of snow on the mountains.

Reviewed March 25, 2013

We stayed for 3 nights in Nikau Lodge and can only reiterate the comments of other reviewers. This is a 5 star B&B which ticks all the boxes. Quentin and Jane are brilliant hosts with a very friendly relaxed approach which makes you feel as...More

Thank Sheilanorthampton
Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded March 26, 2013

So glad you enjoyed your stay and that our porridge met the Scottish approval (however I don't think my grandma Wilson would have approved of the fruit and honey in it!). We absolutely agree with you about having a longer stay in Kaikoura. 3 nights...More

Reviewed March 22, 2013

We loved staying at this comfortable and clean B&B. Truly, it’s probably the best B&B we’ve ever stayed in. Breakfast was amazing. Quentin and Jane provided a menu each night from which we could choose the next day’s breakfast. They had a range of hot...More

Thank reneevermont
Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded March 26, 2013

Thank you very much for your amazing review. So glad you enjoyed the breakfasts we provide. We both enjoy cooking.

Reviewed March 8, 2013

We only had 1 night stay at The Nikau. That was a pity because it was very enjoyable. The hosts Quentin and Jane were very friendly and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. The location is good you can easily walk into town. The breakfast...More

Thank Angela B
Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded March 16, 2013

There is a lot to see and do in Kaikoura so we do agree with you that it is good to stay longer than 1 night. Thank you so much for the fantastic review.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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$201 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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$201 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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