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Kaikoura Cottage Motels

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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Spent 2 nights at the cottages lovely home away from home..very cosy had everything we needed..great hosts very accomodating an helpful on local things to do...complimentary WiFi worked well..short walk to beach an awesome views of the mountains..Would highly recommend an would definately return if visiting Kaikoura in the future....?

Thank Alibeare001
sunshine coast
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Excellent cottage no.2 with qb & 2 sb. Great kitchen. Plenty of room and well set out. Our welcome was friendly & helpful. There was a slight noise from trucks nearby but didn't wake us up but could hear when we were awake during night. Everything was working, cottage was lovely and clean. What a nice view sitting on little...

Thank ozdrifter
Reviewed 21 June 2016

A 5 min drive from the center of town, this is a set of quaint little cottages with fantastic mountain views. Notes - Impeccably clean Very roomy for our family of four A children's play area is right outside - kids had tons of fun on the trampoline Parking right by our cottage

Thank Heidi-n-Sunil
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The cottages are really well appointed, spotlessly clean, reading lights by the beds, with friendly hosts, which meant we enjoyed our brief stay. There is also good parking for anyone with an extra long trailer as we had.

Thank Katherine H
Leeston, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 May 2016

A wonderful place to stay. Very friendly, helpful owners. Beautifully clean and serviced two bedroom cottage, close to amenities. We would certainly put this on the top of our places to stay, and would recommend this to others.

Thank aswood48
Newport Beach, California
Reviewed 6 May 2016

I plan to return with family! These are centrally located and beautifully kept. Prepare to be screened as they don't want partiers destroying their property. The owners also acted as concierge making restaurant bookings for us and helping wherever they could. These places are immaculate and large and private!!!

Thank Lalaric
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 April 2016

We stayed in Unit 8, lovely view of the mountains, everything we needed in our own cottage, spotless, private, comfortable and everything you could wish for. Will definitely stay here again. The unit had a large bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, comfortable lounge area and a lovely warm heater. There were chairs and a table outside on the deck where you...

1Thank Elsie1987
Bozeman, Montana
Reviewed 20 April 2016

This place was a real find. No wonder Lonely Planet talks about it. Individual cottages with a bathroom, kitchen area, sleeping area, living area, AND a separate bedroom with two single beds. Very comfortable and convenient to Kaikoura without getting in the craziness of downtown. If I were coming back to Kaikoura, there is no way that I would stay...

Thank AerosolDoc
Red Lion, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Rae & Daryl are wonderful hosts & made us feel like we were the only guests staying at the cottages! Cottage 6 was private, well-appointed, & impeccably clean, as if never used. Located on the outskirts of town, best for travelers with private transportation but still very accessible to town centre and a short walk over the train tracks &...

Thank JMalda
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

The hosts were so kind. They even had loads and loads of DVDs to borrow. I stayed for one night but very much wanted to stay for a week. Beds are comfy, the kitchen was well equipped, the coffee mugs. There was a selection of tea. FREE WIFI!!! Darrel and Raeywn were really nice. The best thing there for the...

2Thank BuaBN

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Additional Information about Kaikoura Cottage Motels

Address: Corner Old Beach Road | Mill Road and State Highway 1, Kaikoura 7371, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: RM423 - RM550 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kaikoura Cottage Motels 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“I occupied room 2. Only disadvantage is it backs onto main highway so can get the heavy traffic noise. Any cottage ie 4-6 may be quieter.”
SelwynD, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near 7 might be better”
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ozdrifter, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All Cottagers are Wonderful!”
Lalaric, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Cottages 7 and 8 were closest to the mountains but all cottages would have been good”
Elsie1987, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All the cottages have views of the mountains to the west.”
AerosolDoc, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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