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Sails Motel

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 9 March 2012

I would agree with all the positive comments, just emphazising Debbie's helpfulness! That said (the main thing!), I think guests would appreciate a more streamlined booking process, using modern technology, as well as the availability of a WiFi net. Besides, the narrow driveway is an...More

1  Thank jolup
Reviewed 2 March 2012

The lovely hosts, Debbie and Ted, really made our stay in Kaikoura vey memorable indeed. The quiet location and great room provided the ideal place to get some rest pre- and post our wildlife-packed day of excursions. Debbie helped organise our wildlife trips (dolphin swim,...More

1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 5 February 2012

We stayed at Sails for 3 nights during our visit from the UK. The accommodation was first class, very clean and quiet, in an excellent location and the service was exceptional. We cannot thank Deb and Ted enough for their hospitality - above and beyond...More

1  Thank Gina N
Reviewed 24 January 2012

Have to agree with previous posts that the rooms are a bit tired. Bed was really uncomfortable and the tv was smaller than our computer screen. Deb is an excellent host, warm and helpful, and the grounds are very attractive. Though tired, the room was...More

1  Thank kem
Reviewed 22 January 2012

We stayed 2 nights on our Sth Island road trip. This property is quite lovely. It's down a long driveway and is very private, but still just across the road from the beach. It's a touch out of the main shopping area, but a short...More

1  Thank KBE9
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"The units are all the same at the back, there was a bigger apartment at the front that may suit a larger..."
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"All rooms the same. We were in rooms 3 & 4"
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"All rooms appear to be on a par. I don't think any room was better located than any other."
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"We had room 3. Any room would be ok we had plenty of light being on the end."
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