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Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

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Queenstown nz
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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Thank damocraig
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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Florence, Italy
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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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Thank Kikasan65
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Very clean and well appointed and spacious room. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. close to main centre of Town. The Motel ins on the main road so during the night there were a few trucks passing by that made some noise. I would go there again if traveling in the area.

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Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

we stayed for two nights in a studio unit. Excellent bed, shower, free wifi and good kitchenette set up. Had everything we needed and very comfortable. Owner was very helpful with suggesting walks and location of shops etc.

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Witney, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Great motel, comfy and clean with a spacious room and bathroom. Only downside was our room had no natural sunlight, but that was a minor issue. The owner was friendly and helpful, and the room had good facilities.

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Canning Vale
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

Arrived cold and wet in a driving rainstorm to a warm welcome and very comfortable room as upgraded by our host. New , clean , great location , excellent management , Kaikoura Gateway has to be first choice in Kaikoura

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Amenities

Highlights
  • 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
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • 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: $98 - $136 (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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Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#5 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
#6 Family Hotel in Kaikoura
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