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Panorama Motel

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
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All reviewsseal colonylockwood stylean upper level roomgreat view from roomdownstairs unitpier hotelnice ownershot plateno air conditioningacross the roadsnowy mountainssliding doordouble bedbaby sealsminute walkkaikoura rangeseasy access
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Reviewed 1 April 2014

Fabulous view of Bay and mountains beyond . Very good clean accommodation .Staff most helpful in booking trips for us . Free wi fi . An excellent location from which to explore the wildlife . Quiet edge of town location .

1  Thank jen m
Reviewed 24 March 2014 via mobile

Really good sea view from this hotel. It is located a bit outside of the city. I would recommend to have a car for this hotel. Free parking just outside the room. Basic room with lower standard. The road outside is noicy during the day...More

Thank Tim Z
Reviewed 15 March 2014 via mobile

Perfect view of bay and mountains. Gpod spot to walk to the whale station and old quay. That is out review. Trip advisor asks for 200 characters. Trip advisor asks for 200 characters. Trip advisor asks for 200 characters.

2  Thank Ian G
Reviewed 4 March 2014

We booked Panorama Motel because friends stayed there 4 years ago and told us it was their favorite stay of their trip. We were not disappointed. While there might be newer motels since 2010, non beat the location and view of the Panorama. It is...More

2  Thank cen811
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Great hotel to spend a few days in while in the town. Lots of restaurants nearby and make sure you do a dolphin swim experience.Everything is within walking distance. Scenic and quiet coastal town with amazing sea life.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (32)
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Response from Schoey25 | Reviewed this property |
The Whale watch office is at the Kaikoura Railway Stn approx. 2.8km to the north of the Panorama Motel. Think you have to check into the Whale Watch office before your tour starts and they run a transfer bus from there to... More
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"Seemed like all rooms had good views but the top floors ones would have been better."
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"we were on the second floor loved it."
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"I think every room offers exceptional view across the bay."
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"We selected a ground-level room which gave us easier access to the beach"
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