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Kaikoura Cottage Motels

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

A 5 min drive from the center of town, this is a set of quaint little cottages with fantastic mountain views. Notes - Impeccably clean Very roomy for our family of four A children's play area is right outside - kids had tons of fun on the trampoline Parking right by our cottage

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

The cottages are really well appointed, spotlessly clean, reading lights by the beds, with friendly hosts, which meant we enjoyed our brief stay. There is also good parking for anyone with an extra long trailer as we had.

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Thank Katherine H
Leeston, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

A wonderful place to stay. Very friendly, helpful owners. Beautifully clean and serviced two bedroom cottage, close to amenities. We would certainly put this on the top of our places to stay, and would recommend this to others.

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Newport Beach, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

I plan to return with family! These are centrally located and beautifully kept. Prepare to be screened as they don't want partiers destroying their property. The owners also acted as concierge making restaurant bookings for us and helping wherever they could. These places are immaculate and large and private!!!

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Thank Lalaric
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

We stayed in Unit 8, lovely view of the mountains, everything we needed in our own cottage, spotless, private, comfortable and everything you could wish for. Will definitely stay here again. The unit had a large bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, comfortable lounge area and a lovely warm heater. There were chairs and a table outside on the deck where you... More 

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Bozeman, Montana
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

This place was a real find. No wonder Lonely Planet talks about it. Individual cottages with a bathroom, kitchen area, sleeping area, living area, AND a separate bedroom with two single beds. Very comfortable and convenient to Kaikoura without getting in the craziness of downtown. If I were coming back to Kaikoura, there is no way that I would stay... More 

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Red Lion, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Rae & Daryl are wonderful hosts & made us feel like we were the only guests staying at the cottages! Cottage 6 was private, well-appointed, & impeccably clean, as if never used. Located on the outskirts of town, best for travelers with private transportation but still very accessible to town centre and a short walk over the train tracks &... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

The hosts were so kind. They even had loads and loads of DVDs to borrow. I stayed for one night but very much wanted to stay for a week. Beds are comfy, the kitchen was well equipped, the coffee mugs. There was a selection of tea. FREE WIFI!!! Darrel and Raeywn were really nice. The best thing there for the... More 

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Beijing
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

A no frills motel which is only a 5 mins drive from the town centre. Room comes with a kitchen, but no seafood allowed though. I was there on an overcast day, but was told that on a clear day, I could see the nearby mountains. Parking is free.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Very well appointed motel chalets with lots of nice touches, such as sachets of sugar, salt & pepper etc so that you do not have to buy them for your short stay. The rooms are modern and extremely clean. Amazing DVD library with around 200 films.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Kaikoura Cottage Motels

Address: Corner Old Beach Road | Mill Road and State Highway 1, Kaikoura 7371, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: $99 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kaikoura Cottage Motels 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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