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    Nikau Lodge

    53 Deal Street | close to State Hwy 1, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 24 November 2014

    Lovely old house in a good location . Very welcoming hosts with their friendly Border Terrier . Breakfast is sufficient for the full day ! Garden to sit in and socialise with wines and beers from the house. Quentin and Jane very helpful with information...More

    Thank chris o
    Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 6 December 2014

    We are pleased you enjoyed sitting in our garden having drinks with some of our other guests. Thank you very much for your review.

    Reviewed 17 November 2014

    A very warm welcome, felt at ease and homely, Quentin, Jane and Heath couldn't have made my stay any more comfortable, so pleased I had the pleasure of meeting them, and the poached eggs are fabulous!! Christine, England

    Thank Christine214
    Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 3 December 2014

    We are very pleased you felt so at home during your stay with us and we also enjoyed meeting you.

    Reviewed 8 November 2014

    two and a half weeks ago we arrived in Kaikoura, the stay at NikauLodge was a pleasure, the breakfast delicious, the beer and excellent wine in the fridge didn't run out. The seal room was cosy and warm. The views out of the window great....More

    Thank elis_pabst
    Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 12 November 2014

    Thank you very much for the fantastic review and we are so pleased you loved your stay with us.

    Reviewed 31 October 2014

    Great B&B, lovely room, fabulous views of the coast and mountains and wonderful omelette for breakfast - the perfect stopover. Lovely evening meal at the very friendly Green Dolphin too. Thanks Quentin and Jane for making our short stay so pleasant. Wish we could have...More

    Thank EKerr019
    Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 12 November 2014

    We loved having the three of you to stay and hope you are able to stay with us again. Many thanks.

    Reviewed 14 September 2014

    We recently stayed at the Nikau Lodge for one night on our automobile tour of New Zealand. We arrived on Friday afternoon after driving from Christchurch in the rain. We were trying to get to the 12:45 whale watch trip so it was nice to...More

    Thank Gooselator
    Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 18 September 2014

    Wow, what a fantastic review of Nikau Lodge and Kaikoura. Thank you very much.

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$159 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
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