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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 December 2015

We had a room overlooking the ocean. Nice place - clean, comfortable, with a spa bath built for two, and good customer service. As an added bonus, it was right next to the Dolphin Encounters place; we were able to leave the car at the hotel (with their permission) after we'd checked out and came back to it after we'd...

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MIke R, Manager at The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection, responded to this review

Dear Wordnut Thank you for your wonderful comments on your recent stay. Happy to hear you enjoy the convenience of our great service and location. Hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Mike Manager

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 24 December 2015

OK accommodation - not more and not less. I would consider is slightly overpriced in an international comparison. It was clean and did render its purpose: accommodation for one night. I though cannot relate to expectations risen with "Heritage Boutique" etc. - there I would be looking at either something traditional (i.e. old historic building) or a luxury chalet along...

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MIke R, Manager at The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection, responded to this review

Dear RHW1974 Thank you for your review on your recent stay at The White Morph - Heritage Boutique Collection. Heritage Boutique Collection is the brand/ company we belong to, and work along side with to promote ours and other similar properties around New Zealand. If you had called reception whilst you were here we would have been more than happy...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2015

A lovely little hotel / motel about ten minutes from the town centre, we really enjoyed our one night stay at the White Morph. We stayed in the second building, just set back from the road, so although it isn't technically oceanfront, it does have great ocean views from slightly further back - nothing to complain about here. As with...

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MIke R, Manager at The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection, responded to this review

Dear BrummieWanderer Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay with us. Happy to hear your enjoyed your time at The White Morph. Kind Regards Mike Manager

Hong Kong
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

We left the Coastal Pacific train for a one night stay in kaikoura. We opted for the white morph as the photos of the seafacing balcony and also large spa bath appealed - they did not disappoint! Rooms were incredibly spacious and well equipped inclusive of kitchen facilities. The location is outside of the main strip but well located towards...

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MIke R, Manager at The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection, responded to this review

Dear Smith S We find it pleasing to hear that you enjoyed what we have to offer and that you room met your expectations. Kind Regards Mike Manager

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Very clean and well located hotel. Breakfast next door, which was delicious. Seals around the coast - wonderful place for a run and see the wildlife. The main area, about 10 min walk from the hotel, has several bars and restaurants.

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MIke R, Manager at The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection, responded to this review

Dear Moup Happy to have you stay at The White Morph and pleased to hear you joyed your time in Kaikoura. Kind Regards Mike Manager

Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

This small city near the beach/ocean deserve to be one of the nicest small cities in NZ . We drive from christchurch , the driving is okay ( still can not beat arthur pass route :-) ) But it change when you approaching this village , I got to see lazy seal ( many of them ) just lazily lay...

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MIke R, Manager at The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection, responded to this review

Dear Henry W Thank you for your positive review on your stay at The White Morph. We are glad to hear you had such a wonderful experience in Kaikoura. Kind Regards Mike Maager

Rosamond, California
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Kaikoura is a beautiful place and this little gem was beautifully located. I didn't expect much from the outside but the inside was very clean and nice. The view from outside of the room was equally amazing. Stay here if you get a chance.

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MIke R, Manager at The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection, responded to this review

Dear Jesse T Thank you for your glowing review. Happy to hear you enjoyed the wonderful views. Kind Regards Mike Manager

Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

This hotel was clean and tidy with a convenient location to the 2 colonies of seals, one 5 minutes drive and the other about 20km north. It is also across the road from the beach so we managed to snap some great sunrise pics through the rocks, sand and ocean.

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Dear Michael V Thank you for taking the time to write your review on your recent stay. Good to hear you got the chance to see all the seals around the area and got to enjoy the wonderful sunrise here in Kaikoura. Kind Regards Mike Manager

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 8 December 2015

The White Morph is located within walking distance from the main street of Kaikoura. There is a quite road between the motel and the ocean. The White Morph is also within walking distance from attractions such as the whale watch, a beautiful stroll up the hill on the peninsula, sheep shearing farm and a seal colony. The motel is really...

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MIke R, Manager at The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection, responded to this review

Dear MoksiJourney Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the facilities and found them great value. Kind Regards Mike Manager

Ontario
Reviewed 7 December 2015

The White Morph is a good location(just minutes from the busy town)' the rooms are well equipped and clean and the staff were friendly. Our only reservations were that you don't have a private balcony, so people are walking right by your door. We also ad people that sat in the hall by their door and our door, smoking, so...

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Dear LynSmithOntario Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on you recent stay. Happy to hear your enjoy your room and found the staff friendly. Kind Regards Mike Manager

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the Esplanade in iconic Kaikoura, The White Morph enjoys commanding views of the ocean right to the distant horizon and mountains, and gives you access to all of the region's many experiences. We offer a range of 5 Star and 4 Star Qualmark rated studios and self-contained apartments. Our 5 Star Premium studios include an ocean views and a hydrotherapy spa en-suite. Our 4 Star Garden Studios and Family Apartments look out to the garden area. Cafe Encounter, Shops, movie theatre and all activities are in close vicinity. 8 Premium Studios, king beds, with hydra-therapy spa baths. 4 Premium Studios, with either a king bed or twin beds,with spa baths. 4 Deluxe Studios, king bed with bath and shower. 3 Family Apartments, accommodation for up to 6 persons. 12 Garden Studios with queen and single beds ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection

Address: 92-94 Esplanade | post code: 7300, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand (Formerly White Morph Motor Inn)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: RM462 - RM973 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
White Morph Motor Hotel Kaikoura
White Morph Hotel
White Morph Kaikoura
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
#3 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
#5 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
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“Upstairs spa room with a view of the beach. There are also rooms that overlook a nice garden area at the back I believe and family suites.”
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“If you want a sea view ask”
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“Try for a sea view - that would be lovely!”
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“Top floor to get the best morning sunrise.”
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“Lake front”
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