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Panorama Motel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Gosford, Australia
Reviewed 19 November 2013

We had a one night stay in this motel - unfortunately we stayed in the "old part" of the motel, While the rooms were clean and comfortable, they were very basic. Other reviewers are generally more impressed as it appears they stayed in the newer rooms with wood panelling, what luxury - sure beats carpets up the wall - yes...

Thank LDF237
Reviewed 30 October 2013

3 rd time here , friendly Managers , staff , value for Money , Water front and views to die for . Studio Unit with small Kitchen , just what we needed , be back again for sure. Half hour nice walk to the car park Seal Colony on the Point , 2 great food vans on the way .

Thank keezaTugun
Ashburton, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 October 2013

we stayed here for a weekend event with other members from our hotrod club, very nice units. clean and tidy. would stay here again, also a wonderful view from our window of the ocean. an easy walk to town and all other amenities

Thank kilgs
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 8 August 2013

We stayed in a 2 bedroom unit right at the end. I found it to be great. The room was right on the waterfront and it was so relaxing. The service was good and the recommendation for food was even better. It was absolutely wonderful to walk down to the wharf and watch the stunning sunrise! The only thing that...

2Thank Tim R
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 June 2013

Stayed here over long weekend. Like most other reviews can be summarized thus: very close to beach & wildlife, pet friendly, bathroom cramped but adequate, cooking facilities bit outdated but functional, decor a little tired, bed very comfortable with good selection of pillows, two good & very different restaurants within 5 minute walk. Views are fabulous. Rooms are not fully...

2Thank gokiwi
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 May 2013

When you walk into your room and can see a seal sleeping across the road, you know you're in the right place. Clean, comfortable and had all of the necessities including a good little kitchen. Fantastic sea view. A little out from the town, will need to drive. All in all it was a great place.

Thank AustThomas
Reviewed 5 April 2013

Perhaps unfair to base a view on one night stay, and I see hat other reviewers are generally more impressed, but this hotel didn't really grab us and we are not sure why. It's well located at the edge of town, has a lovely view across the bay and is five minutes walk from the best restaurant we found in...

Les Cabannes, France
Reviewed 4 April 2013

Arrived in Kaikoura towards the end of our month's stay in New Zealand and were so glad we had booked a room at the Panorama Motel. Overlooking the sea, this wooden, chalet-like room with glass doors to small patio with table and chairs was most relaxing. The bathroom and kitchen area were both small, as was the room but the...

Thank JenniferCashman
Kajang, Malaysia
Reviewed 21 March 2013

Stay on 24 Feb 2013 night. Room was clean, comfortable, though toilet was a bit small, but it is OK. Has all the basic facilities and fantastic seaview. Real good value. Checking in and out was fast and accurate.

Thank BKLimSelangor
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2013

Comfortable and well equipped motel with stunning views across the bay.spacious room and bathroom and sofa facing the sea, will certainly return. Just out of centre of town about 15 minute pleasant walk along the beach

Thank Jan D

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Panorama Motel

Address: 266 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: RM467 - RM563 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I think every room offers exceptional view across the bay.”
hydrographer54, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We selected a ground-level room which gave us easier access to the beach”
88snowdragon, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet. The ones on the end have one less neighbor.”
yank, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Easy access studio room a nice downstairs unit. More space with good views.”
kwossie, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a top floor room.”
62Peter1952, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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