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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“b b”(83 reviews)
“wine and beer”(9 reviews)
“hot tub”(19 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Accessible rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsb bwine and beerhot tubbreakfast was deliciousnew zealandwhale watchingbay windowgreat hostslovely placeshort walkensuite bathroomthe snow covered mountainssmall fridgebeautiful roomexcellent staystunning viewsonly stayed one night
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed 2 nights. Rachel and Nigel are excellent hosts and we loved the fully equipped and comfy room, which had a wonderful view across the bay and to the snow topped mountains beyond. Complimentary wine and beer plus fresh milk in the fridge on the...More

Thank Chuffer81A
Response from Rachel B, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded today

Hello, thank you for taking the time to give us a great review! we hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in NZ

Reviewed 6 days ago

we came here in April 2018 and loved it. It's perfectly situated, the beds are comfortable, the free wine was delicious but nothing could beat the cookies we found in our rooms. It's a really homely place and it was great to see the stars...More

Thank charliecj
Response from Rachel B, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a great review, we hope you enjoyed the rest of NZ

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location for accessing all the activities in Kaikoura, very comfortable room and excellent facilities, an amazing view and great breakfasts. Rachel & Nigel were very welcoming and helpful. A special touch is some local wine (red & white) available to guests to savour whilst...More

Thank Rosalyn E
Response from Rachel B, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a great review, we are happy you enjoyed your time with us! Hope to see you again one day.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're tired of hotels this accommodation is the perfect antidote. 5 star hotel quality with a personal touch. The room was spacious and airy with windows that fold right back giving the feeling that you are outdoors. Extremely comfortable bed. Freshly cooked breakfast. Quite...More

Thank dennis886
Response from Rachel B, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Location & Friendly Hosts. The rooms are Lovely and my bed was very very comfortable with stunning views along the coast and Mountains. I will revisit this great wee BnB next time I am passing thru.

Thank Rosey M
Response from Rachel B, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us! Hope to see you again one day.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$201 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$201 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"The north facing rooms offer the best of the views."
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"We loved the views from the whale suite"
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"If traffic noise is an issue for you request a room furthest away from the road."
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"Whale room has beautiful views"
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