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    Waikene Lodge

    243 Scotts Road | Rd3, Kaikoura 7373, New Zealand
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    13 Feb 2016
    “Great view, great owner, sheep, cow, deer, horse, nice dogs, cats, great room and great kitchen”
    28 Apr 2015
    “Really lovely spot wish we could have stayed longer”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
    Wheelchair Access
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    11 - 15 of 37 reviews

    Reviewed 7 August 2014

    We arrived to a welcoming, warming log fire and coffee on! No-one else was booked in the night we were there so had the lodge to ourselves, which was lovely and just what we needed! The room was very comfortable and in the morning, the...More

    Thank miglen
    Reviewed 16 July 2014

    My mother and I spent 2 days at Waikene lodge. i went whale watching and my mother bathed in the solitude of the glorious views that stretched out to the mountains under beautiful winters day. Joy made us so welcome looking after us, bringing us...More

    Thank Waihekebeachstay
    Reviewed 29 June 2014 via mobile

    Thank you Joy and Ross for your great hospitality. The lodge is surrounded by fantastic scenery. The facilities are outstanding and ambience around the log fire was sensational, we didn't want to leave. You really must stay to experience this wonderful venue.

    Thank Ames1005
    Reviewed 17 February 2014

    5 years ago we met Ross & Joy after serendipitously spending New Years Eve with their two sons & their friends in Rai Valley. When we arrived at their hometown at that time of Christchurch they welcomed us into their homes like family. Now we...More

    2  Thank lisakav
    Reviewed 16 February 2014

    Thanks Joy and Ross for a wonderful, relaxing stay. We were the only guests so had the lodge to ourselves, which was very indulgent. We really enjoyed watching the mist roll in as the open fire blazed with a glass of red wine on Valentines...More

    Thank Deborah C
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$113 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
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    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
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    "We stayed in room 3 which is just next to the living room and kitchen"
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    "All rooms are beautiful with a view and open outside onto a deck"
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    "Bring your own food to make dinner - and breakfast and lunch too if you're so inclined, which you can..."
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    "If you prepared to cook in Waikene, go to supermarket first. Because there is no shops or supermarket near..."
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