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Kokopu Estate

124 reviews
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Dining (5)
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  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“outdoor bath”(13 reviews)
“the main house”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pets Allowed
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
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Reviewed November 24, 2017

We stayed in the Gatekeepers Cottage, part of the main house, which was well appointed with good views from every window. We slept very well in the comfortable bed and woke to the dawn chorus. It was good to be able to wander up the...More

Thank Jan965
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Kokopu Estate is just magical. My husband and I stayed in the Gatekeepers Cottage and were immediately won over by the warmth and beauty of this very special cottage. The wooden vaulted ceiling and the uses of recycled wood, tasteful art work and trinkets dotted...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2017

Kokopu is very lovely, tranquil and well-kept. It's only a very short drive into Akaroa, or it could be a more vigorous walk if you wanted! This means that you wake up to the sounds of bird calls, and you can wander around the estate...More

Thank LindsayandSteve
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Excellent value for money. We loved the open fire and cosy relaxed feel of the 2 bedroom cottage. It is very rustic and - for a city family- felt a little bit like roughing it. Yet the beds were very comfortable and the house very...More

Thank Mummaofive
Reviewed July 9, 2017

While the general state of the cottage was ok there where a few things that let the experience of the stay down dramatically. 1 There is no TV reception. this is not stated in any of the advertising media on their website.This is generally a...More

Thank convertible2017
Response from hopefultraveller54, Owner at Kokopu EstateResponded July 27, 2017

Oh dear Jeff, it seems the only thing you enjoyed about the cottage was going home to write your review. In response I would like to say: 1. Yes, there is no television. I had told you that in an email in response to your...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
$137 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites
Price range
$137 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites
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Traveler (57)
Room & Suite (20)
Dining (5)
Hotel & Grounds (42)
Bathroom (3)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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"Gate Keepers Cottage is a good first choice as there are two options on the estate."
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"This is not an hotel but a lovely wee cottage surrounded by native bush"
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"Potager Suite was wonderful. It's upstairs in the main house."
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"The Gatekeepers Cottage is perfect for shorter stays where-as the Kokopu Cottage is the perfect spot for a..."
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