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Blue Seas Motel

118 reviews
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Traveller (24)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (3)
Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good45%
  • Average26%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“across the road”(13 reviews)
“seal colony”(12 reviews)
Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsacross the roadseal colonyarrived a bit earlystove and oventhe kitchenbasic kitchenettecomfortable unitfree wifipeninsula walksingle bedquiet locationcomfortable staygood sizeelectric blanketscentre of townminute walklong drive
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The motel has everything that you need for a night stay. Its clean and compact. Its close to the seal colony (less than 3 min drive) at end of the road (Point Kean). Its also near to the town centre. Quiet and peaceful at night....More

Thank blueraisin
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Motel room with everything in the same place: big bed, table with three chairs, sofa, full kitchen with a real stove and oven, basic kitchen wares. Small terrace with a table and chairs and view on the ocean. Quiet area. Free WiFi and parking. Flat...More

Thank milor2
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Very well priced, awesome setting and great proximity to the beach and children’s playground. The staff were very accommodating and nothing was of trouble. The only annoying thing was no hot water in the kitchen or bathroom vanity...not sure as to why there wasn’t but...More

Thank Kaylee A
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Very comfortable motel with everything we needed. The best feature is the location close to the shoreline within walking distance of both the seal colony and the centre of Kaikoura. The sweep of the bay is spectacular and the Blue Seas Motel was right there!

Thank ziazak
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have recently had a wonderful two night stay at Blue Seas Motel in Kaikoura. There was a wonderfully warm welcome on arrival and we had previously asked via email if we would like a free upgrade. This was most welcome and we accepted the...More

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Traveller (24)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (3)
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Bathroom (1)
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$93 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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