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Blue Seas Motel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average27%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“across the road”(14 reviews)
“seal colony”(13 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 ovenbasic kitchenettecomfortable unitthe kitchenfree wifiquiet locationgood sizesingle bedcomfortable stayelectric blanketscentre of townshort stayminute walkon arrival
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Parking in front of room, well sized room with kitchen and shower. TV, phone and air con. Nothing to complain about as it is in a good location and room is comfortable. You get what you pay for but it would have been great if...More

Thank travelsavvy2016
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Blue Seas is well located on the quieter end of the Esplanade , within easy reach of the Peninsula and the seal colony. Just three minutes drive from the centre of town and right opposite the rugged sealine coast. The owner was very welcoming and...More

Thank bugsey23
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The motel is directly across a-not-too-busy-street from the water (a calm bay where locals were swimming.) We preferred to drive into the center of town, but you could walk the 2-3 kilometers. There is a smaller grocery store in the downtown area, along with shops...More

Thank spencers798
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Basic but comfortable room, one double one single bed, settee, table and three chairs, basic kitchenette with fridge, (no freezer), two ring hob and small grill/oven, can't use oven and hob together, microwave and sink. Adequate cutlery/crockery, complimentary tea, coffee and small bottle fresh milk...More

Thank SuzyBucket
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights, we stayed in a room with a queen and single bed. There is a kitchenette which was handy to have our own breakfast. The decor wasn't modern but everything was extremely clean. The hosts were welcoming and helpful. We...More

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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
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Price range
US$94 - US$185 (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$94 - US$185 (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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"no 1 onwards at the back perhaps? The noise was just guests outside eating and enjoying themselves..."
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"One bedroom would be my preference. A larger unit at the front would have an unobstructed sea view."
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"A few steps to the beach. NO need for a view!"
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"Room numbers start from the back ,so the lower the room number the quieter the room"
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