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Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights, the room was booked by an agent. The motel is located a short 10 minute walk from the Main Street where most of the restaurants are located, if you want groceries the major supermarket is located a short 5 min drive away. The rooms are clean modern and well appointed with a little kitchenette... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful warm clean room and a view of the mountains very accomodating guest here I'm very impressed as we came for the whale run and a luxurious feeling I would Definitly recommend as its just a walk to the main town centre not too far away from ammenities highly recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place the manager is fantastic. Very helpful and wow what a view. Right near town with a view of the snow covered mountains you will not forget. The rooms are great, warm and cozy some even have a spa.

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Thank Darrin701
Mackay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Accommodation is just around the corner from the main street and on the road out towards Christchurch. Very comfortable and well equipped warm accommodation. Our view was wonderful, so ask for a room with a view if a view is important to you.

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Thank DebbieB2010
Queenstown nz
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

Just spent the night with my wife after travelling for a number of hours from Christchurch. What a pleasant surprise very warm country type greeting by the owners. The room was an exceptional size with all the furnishings and spotless in appearance The wife especially loved the spa bath just the treat she needed after seal spotting all afternoon.

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Thank Mick L
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

We stayed here for one night on our way to Hanmer Springs. Modern apartment, great to be able to have brekky in our unit; close to amenities, very friendly, and good recommendation for dinner !! (at the Whaler!!)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

I booked online and when we arrived found our unit with all beds in one room (my mistake),a bit awkward with teenagers so they found us a two room unit at no extra cost! Very friendly and helpful. The unit was nice and very clean.. huge bathroom with spa bath. We used the free WiFi and movie rental. Comfy bed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Enormous room with amazing spacious bathroom: super clean, confortable, totally furnished with all you need starting from the kitchen,through the unlimited and fast wifi, ending with good position. Staff is absolutely friendly. Highly recommended.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

The best motel we had stayed in over a 12 day trip around the S.I.. Staff were very friendly and helpful, rooms were a very good size and the cleanliness was topnotch. Easy walking distance to the town and shops. Free wifi.

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Rajkot, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

The Lodge located on the highway is just a 10 min walk from Town centre. Very ideally located for all the outdoor adventure activities. Clean and comfortable. The parking is a little trying and will have to be looked into. It was child friendly and accomadative.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

Address: 16-18 Churchill Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: $106 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
#6 Family Hotel in Kaikoura
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