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Beijing, China
Reviewed July 14, 2015

My family and I had stayed there nights in 2-bedroom apartment as our final stop of round trip in south island. We were very enjoyable to stay with Daryl family. Thank you so much again! Position: 15 - 20 min by walk to town center, 5 min by walk to the beach, quite good place to catch up the beautiful...

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Reviewed June 17, 2015

We had a wonderful stay here. Our little cabin was spotless and very cosy. It had everything we needed. We had only planned to stay for a night and ended up staying 3! Daryl and his wife are so welcoming and really made us feel at home. We rented DVDs which was a real bonus. Great location. Would definitely recommend.

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Thank M S
Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

This is my second stay at the cottages and it was as good as I remembered from the first time. Cottages were sparkling clean and beds were so comfortable! Cottages are toasty warm with heaters and electric blankets provided. Shower pressure was perfection also. Free wifi was an added bonus as well as plunger coffee, fantastic! Thanks for the great...

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Havelock, New Zealand
Reviewed April 25, 2015

A lovely place to stay. Stand alone cottages which are beautifully presented . A lovely homely feel , would of liked to have stayed an extra night had we been able to. Excellent hosts who made us feel very welcome. We will defiantly be back. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed April 4, 2015

We were pleasantly surprised by the modern cottages when we arrived. Very clean and new. Really happy with everything, the service was as kiwi as you would hope for. There is some road noise but not too intrusive

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Lower Saxony
Reviewed April 4, 2015

we had a beautiful and spacious cottage, very quiet, with a large terrace (sunset view) and a small garden. Barrel and his wife are great hosts and you can rent DVDs and ask for any help. We stayed for four nights and can really recommend it. Thank you, Mirjam&Daniel

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Canada
Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

Darryl and Raewyn made us wonderfully welcome to their excellent cottage style chalets . Although close to town the location is peaceful and has great views of the mountains. It is also within walking distance of the ocean. The chalets are self catering and there is access to laundry facilities and a barbecue. Although the TV channels are limited, Darryl...

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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed March 16, 2015

One of our favourite stays in NZ. Warmly welcomed by the Host, who had already turned the heating on for us. Our son was invited to select from a huge variety of new release DVDs ( Which was wonderful on wet and cold night) We also appreciated the kitchen and having the ability to make a home cooked meal after...

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Tennessee
Reviewed February 28, 2015

This accommodation doesn't have an ocean view, and it isn't in the midst of Kaikoura activity, BUT, if you are looking for a place that is homey, quiet, self catering, where you have 24 WIFI without restrictions, then this is my recommendation. The cottage has a bedroom with twin beds---very comfortable mattresses, and a queen bed with a half wall...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed February 16, 2015

Stayed here recently for 2 nights and so glad we did. The individual cottages are cute - double glazed, very well equipped, very clean. The owner was welcoming and friendly, and gave us good advice re where to buy a freshly cooked crayfish, which we took. Sitting on the front verandah, sipping a G & T looking at the mountains...

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  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

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: $96 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kaikoura Cottage Motels 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“I occupied room 2. Only disadvantage is it backs onto main highway so can get the heavy traffic noise. Any cottage ie 4-6 may be quieter.”
SelwynD, Nov 16, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near 7 might be better”
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ozdrifter, Oct 21, 2016 | Read review
“All Cottagers are Wonderful!”
Lalaric, May 5, 2016 | Read review
“Cottages 7 and 8 were closest to the mountains but all cottages would have been good”
Elsie1987, Apr 23, 2016 | Read review
“All the cottages have views of the mountains to the west.”
AerosolDoc, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
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