We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bendamere House Bed and Breakfast

Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
in partnership with
Trusted partner. We work with Tingo to make your booking as easy as possible.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Bendamere House Bed and Breakfast
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

130 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 118: English reviews
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a delightful B & B. Stunning view of mountains and sea, tidy well appointed room, easy walk to town and a warm and welcoming host. Julie made us feel very welcome. Great recommendation for dinner, lovely breakfast and a blueberry muffin each for the road. Very happy to recommend.

Helpful?
Thank Jacqui G
Port Lincoln, Australia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location, short stroll to restaurants, cafes or the Whale Watch Tour station. View from our room was spectacular. Julie, the host, is very friendly and helpful. The room has everything you need. Wifi worked well. Continental breakfast included a range of cereals, toast, ham & cheese croissant and fresh coffee. On our first morning Julie also offered us muffins... More 

Helpful?
Thank AussieZebu
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A magnificent property, with warmth and a friendly welcome. Beautifully fitted out and very neat, tidy and clean. Our host went above and beyond to make us feel welcome and was very informative with good local knowledge. A great place to stay.

Helpful?
Thank willeo70
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
57 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Stayed here for 1 night......the best view in town, best service form a host. We were amazed at how clean and well prepared the room was..........Just a well thought out accomodation. The room only had the basics as far as bar fridge, tea and coffee makings, but made up with the seating, verandah...not to mention a superb yard area outside......... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tom S
Reno, Nevada
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

This was a great location - a superb view of the ocean, and a very short walk down to the main street with lots of shops and restaurants. The room was cute, comfortable and clean. Hostess was very friendly and helpful, and breakfast was great.

Helpful?
Thank Stacy_L205
Heywood, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
72 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Set high above Kaikoura this B&B has spectacular views across the bay. It is a short walk down to the amenities. The room was clean and comfortable. The hosts were away but a good breakfast was prepared by their helper

Helpful?
Thank Ian H
Rockhampton, Australia
Level Contributor
28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Staff are very welcoming and friendly, and helpful with local knowledge and suggestions for things to do in and around Kaikoura. The room was comfortable and the view was amazing - looking out across the lawns towards the snow capped mountains and the bay. Beautiful at anytime of the day! Close to the Main Street and restaurants etc, although didn't... More 

Helpful?
Thank Naomi R
Cannes, France
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

We had a lovely stay at Bendamere House. The host was very helpful and friendly. Our room seemed a bit old and outdated, but it was clean and a nice size. Delicious shortbread cookies were waiting in the room for us upon arrival. The patio opened to a beautiful cliff top that overlooked the ocean. Breakfast as very good and... More 

Helpful?
Thank AprilD469
Beesd, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
38 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

Splendid view over bay and garden. Excellent service and facilities. Breakfast just good, but not at the same high standard. Laundry facilities are coin operated. Room itself is clean and well equipped

Helpful?
Thank globalarchret
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
60 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Away from the noise of traffic and tourists - a garden - inviting and very comfortable room with a balcony overlooking the sea. What more could you ask for in a B and B ? Delightful hostess and delicious breakfast. Enjoy!!!

Helpful?
Thank WLSS
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

96 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (70)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
View from Room (18)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Other (36)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (26)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
View from Room (8)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (7)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Kaikoura hotels
0.6 mi away
Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
#4 of 20 in Kaikoura
4.5 of 5 stars 307 reviews
0.4 mi away
The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection
0.4 mi away
Kaikoura Apartments
Kaikoura Apartments
#3 of 20 in Kaikoura
5.0 of 5 stars 405 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.2 mi away
Quality Suites Kaikoura
Quality Suites Kaikoura
#1 of 20 in Kaikoura
4.5 of 5 stars 694 reviews
0.2 mi away
Nikau Lodge
Nikau Lodge
#1 of 34 in Kaikoura
5.0 of 5 stars 269 reviews
0.6 mi away
The Hampton's Bed and Breakfast
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bendamere House Bed & Breakfast is a quality property featuring 5 ensuite rooms all with their own balcony and superb ocean and mountain views! All rooms feature Quality King Sleepyhead beds, silent fridges, air conditioners, bathrobes, full tea and coffee facilities and yummy homebaked shortbread on arrival.Free broadband internet for all guests in your room and coin operated laundry facilities on site! Our property features half an acre of lawns and rose gardens where you can sit and relax while enjoying a wine on our garden furniture and at certain times of the year catch the dolphins performing in the bay!! Minutes walk to the Kaikoura township and all sightseeing ventures. Secure off street parking and courtesy pick up and drop off to all trains/buses. Our tariff includes a delicious breakfast with fresh fruit salad, cereals, juices,freshly toasted savoury croissants, toast, honeys and spreads,tea and coffee and delicious homebaked muffins every day! Kerry and Julie have great knowledge of the area and the South Island so we are only to happy to help you plan your activities and trip further on! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bendamere House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 37 Adelphi Terrace, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: $138 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bendamere House Bed and Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Priceline, Orbitz, Odigeo, Hotwire, Travelocity and Agoda so you can book your Bendamere House Bed and Breakfast reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay