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Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“spa bath”(21 reviews)
“the main road”(13 reviews)
“modern motel”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsspa baththe main roadmodern motelroad noiseclose to towngood sizegreat place to staywould definitely stay here againfull kitchenswimming poolwhale watchingshort walkbars and restaurantscouple of nightstwo bedroom apartmentfirst floorone night stay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for one night in order to take in a whale watch cruise on our 3-week road trip around NZ. We had a large double room which came with all the usual features including a well lit en suite with a spa bath....More

Thank gvh67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good sized room with separate bedroom, clean and comfortable and only a short walk from the town centre. Helpful owner made good recommendations for local restaurants. What I found a LITTLE off putting were the rules and regulations contained in the motels guest information pack....More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We stayed at the Gateway Motor Lodge in Kaikoura for two nights. The room was spacious, clean, and comfortable. The owners were extremely helpful when we ran into a potential problem involving intercity coach schedules, calling our travel agent (we did not have a phone)...More

Thank Mitch R
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We had an upstairs 2 bedroom apartment which was quite spacious and with a full kitchen and nice balcony with a great view of the mountains. Everywhere was very clean and beds comfortable. Nice big bathroom and shower cubicle. The complex is well maintained including...More

Thank streetcov
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Our room was dated but spacious and the owners were very friendly and accommodating (they loaned me a phone charger as I left mine at the last stop). The location is not bad but if we went to Kaikoura again I would prefer to stay...More

Thank teenlancett
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$109 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (37)
Room & Suite (15)
Pool & Beach (2)
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"Rooms set back from the main road will be quieter"
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"Rooms 1-3 and 8-10 back onto the main road but there was no problem with traffic noise."
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"we stayed at room 15, 2nd floor. It is a two rooms suite, can fit a family with 2 kids."
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"Choose a unit away from the stairs"
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