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South East Kent
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

Room was a great size, very clean, small kitchenette, free internet (limited), laundry facilities on site (free washing machine but pay tumble dryer) Perfect for the 2 nights we were here and the manager was friendly and helpful. Couldn't fault anything!

Thank Sumoid
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2015

Bella Vista is a very reliable, budget motel chain with properties throughout New Zealand. They are generally modern, comfortable and well located and are ideal if what you are after is a comfortable bed and a clean, relatively modern room for the night. The Bella Vista at Kaikoura is a typical example of the chain. It is positioned just out...

Thank W00dway
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 December 2015

The room was specious, neat n clean and offers free wifi (not unlimited but enough for checking emails and social media). Nice location. Nice food in the restaurants. I highly recommend Bella Italia for a Business or leisure trip.

Thank k_sudeep
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. Room was clean and spacious. Hotel managers were helpful and friendly. Free 500mb WiFi per day. Location is great. They have a pet dog and cat, they were so adorable and friendly. The night was quiet when we were there. Overall happy with our stay.

Thank Suey_Jeffry
Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

Located on the main road into town, this motel is a short walk to the i-site. Lots of parking. However, poor sound proofing between rooms. We found it quite noisy one night, when a tour group rolled in.

Thank Canberra_pair
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2015

From the lovely warm welcome to the really nice accommodation this was a lovely experience. The room was spacious and well fitted out with everything that you could possible want for your stay. Very clean and comfortable and would definitely recommend this motel to all. Would certainly stay there again without a doubt.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Nice hotel close to the center of Kaikoura, and close enough to the I-Site welcome center, to restaurants and the bus stop. The room was very clean and quiet. Our window had a small view of the sea, flat screen TV, fridge, microwave oven. Bathroom had nice complimentary products. Limited free wifi. At the end of our stay, the owner...

Thank travelsafer
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

We had our baby with us and they were so considerate. They purposefully gave us a room at the very end so it was quieter for our baby to nap during the day. They had really friendly staff and owners. And it was a real family atmosphere. Thank you so much.

Thank Dani P
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Room was good, well sized and great to have a spa bath option. We were upstairs so not ideal for our 2yo but I didn't ask to change. Good location if you have a car which we did so were fine to drive wherever we needed to go. I didn't find the service amazing, could have been friendlier. Would probably...

Thank Reneebrooke
BellaVistaKaikoura, Manager at Bella Vista Motel Kaikoura, responded to this review

Hi Reneebrook Thank you for your review. We appreciate the feedback and we will use the information to help us to grow our business. We were new to the motels and had been concentrating more on the learning the daily running and can now look forward to building our relationships with our clients.

Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Nothing special with this accomodation, it's nice, a little cold, not too big and within a walking distance to the city center. A bit pricy for the town but more modern than other hotels there. It's a solid choice even though I found better options around town.

Thank avihay h

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bella Vista Motel in Kaikoura has 18 units. Compact studios with tea and coffee making facilities, accessible units with microwaves, standard queen studios with kitchenettes, king studios with kitchenettes, Spa bath studio with a king bed and kitchenette through to 1 bedroom units with spa baths and cooking facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bella Vista Motel Kaikoura

Address: 45 - 47 Churchill St, Kaikoura, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: RM361 - RM559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bella Vista Motel Kaikoura 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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#5 Family Hotel in Kaikoura
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#7 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
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“Would suggest the front units may be a bit noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles brandy126, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid a room that has windows at the stairwell access”
 of 5 bubbles raymondc4, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The small studio is very small. Get a king.”
 of 5 bubbles heatseekerdale, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose a queen studio rather than a compact for more space and amenities.”
 of 5 bubbles Suegofar, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask what room sizes are available?”
 of 5 bubbles DavidViewbank18, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
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