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    Seaview Motel

    164 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good39%
    • Average19%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible8%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 99 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We stayed here 3 nights in a one bed apartment with 4 people. The positives are that it’s clean, spacious, comfortable beds, well equipped kitchen and beautiful views of the sea. The not so good is that it seems old and run down. We had...More

    Thank DeannaV17
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were booked in to stay one night after going on the Whalewatch trip. On arriving to check in, the lady at reception informed us that there was severe weather warning and that the coast road may close during the night. This was so important...More

    Thank dkz1412
    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    The lady owner was singly the most unfriendly and hostile owner/staff I have ever met throughout my visits around the world. Upon arrival during check in, the first thing we were informed was that the check out time was strictly at 10AM and secondly, cooking...More

    1  Thank Wil23low
    Reviewed 1 April 2017

    We, a family of 5, stayed for one night. The room was very clean and spacious. Our room was at the front of the building and so we had an amazing sea view. We were also able to park our car just outside which was...More

    Thank ArchieBear2013
    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    The motel is located right on the water front road. This is a Family run Motel, who stay at the property and have many separate ensuite rooms. The rooms are very spacious and clean. Personally I found it a but pricy. Wifi is not free....More

    Thank Abhilash K
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$76 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
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    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
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