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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wanted to stay to support local feel it was a tad overpriced for what it was . However it was clean and comfy , in fact it seemed more like a boarding flat , come and go meet people yada ya ya. Maybe I'd stay here again I guess I'd be comparing other bnbs first .

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Falkirk District, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked Brook House before the earthquake so was not sure how it would be. Some parts off the town suffered severe damage but Brook House seems fine now. We stayed for one night and had an en-suite room with a communal balcony overlooking the mountains. The B&B is a very laid back place. Judy the host works so all the...

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Louis201, Owner at Brook House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us. Brook House suffered only some cosmetic damage during the earthquake and our insurance company have had an engineers report to confirm it is safe. Enjoy the rest of your time in NZ . Kind regards Judy Brook House B&B

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We booked for two nights, but only stayed for one, as on the second night, the earthquake happened. Despite the huge damage to basically everything in the b&b, Judy and her family were only focused on getting everyone out safely. Before the quake, I thought it was a lovely place, with a friendly cat and dog, and owners! The breakfast...

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Reviewed 2 February 2017

The room was on the ground floor so did not need to carry bags. The car is parked just outside the door. It was sort of a mini apartment. The bed was so comfortable. The shower was a bit small. We felt at home at breakfast time as you could help yourself to a wide variety of things. I appreciated...

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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We visited Kaikoura just for the night and stayed with Judy, Charlie the poodle and Henry the cat. Just like visiting friends, with open house in the spotless kitchen/dining room and a barbeque on the balcony if you want it. Our room was very nicely decorated, with a shared balcony with great views. I would recommend staying at Brook House...

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

If you are looking for luxury expensive facilities go elsewhere. But it you want good clean down to earth digs with a friendly welcome you'll be Ok here. Its very much a shared home with the land Lady and dog in attendance, a big leather settee and a roaring wood stove. Help yourself to any amount of things on offer...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Room was comfortable with Wonderful views of the snow capped mountains from our rear balcony. Host was welcoming and plenty of goodies on offer for breakfast. Quiet location whilst not being too far from town centre.

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Louis201, Owner at Brook House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I'm glad you enjoyed the view The seaward Kaikoura Mountains are a spectacular sight I the winter time.

Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here while travelling down the east coast. Arrived to be greeted by Judy and her dog Charlie who are both lovely! Beds were very comfortable with electric blankets and never got cold once despite it being winter. Rooms were clean as was the bathroom. Haven't a bad word to say about brook house or Judy! Fruit salad breakfast in...

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Louis201, Owner at Brook House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words we enjoyed your company.

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Met at the door by Judy,the owner who was in the middle of painting the hallway, she certainly does everything and lovely Charlie her dog who certain,you makes you welcome Homemade muffins and use of her kitchen and lounge certainly home from home. Had room with kitchenette ,sofa and small table and two chairs ,separate bedroom with shower cubicle in...

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Louis201, Owner at Brook House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for asking the time to review your stay. I do try to keep the house cosy in the winter and the log fire throws out a lot of heat.

South Australia, Australia
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

My friend and I stayed with Judy recently in a twin with private bathroom. we were treated very warmly from the first day. Judy gave us lots of information about the local area and where to go. The b&b is lovely and the room is beautiful with fantastic views of the mountains. Clean and spacious. Breakfast is included and there...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Judy and her 'team' - Charlie (the poodle) and Henry (the cat)- welcome you to their home - come and relax at Brook House. Enjoy kiwi hospitality, comfy beds and cosy rooms. Spectacular mountain views from a peaceful rural setting just off State Highway 1. All this is just 2 km from the town centre and Whale Watch. See you in Kaikoura! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brook House B&B

Address: 201 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: RM283 - RM411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Brook House B&B 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Grounfloor room as there is no lift to go upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles mariatL8033VO, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 2 has a nice ensuite with mountain views and a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles DeeTa, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Second storey rear room with suite.”
  • Sunrise on the mountains from the balcony.
 of 5 bubbles RoyOz2016, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for own bathroom facilities as some shared”
 of 5 bubbles karenh627, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have better views”
 of 5 bubbles 245BobH, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
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