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The Grand Hotel Akaroa

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6 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
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Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were served by a surly barman wearing filthy track pants - ordered 2 x half dozen Bluff Oysters 6 natural and 6 Kilpatrick. The oysters were nowhere near fresh and the Kilpatrick topping looked like someone had vomited on the oysters, and tasted pretty...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Across the road from our motel (La Rochelle - recommended) The Grand Hotel is a misnomer, it should be called Eric’s Pub after the proprietor. He greeted us from the bar and recognising our accents (aussies) immediately got cheeky! Bar menu was good, food good,...More

Thank CK61
Reviewed 18 May 2018

For our sole evening in Akaroa, we decided to eat at a major hotel, 'The Grand Hotel', but it was not as expected. The dining room was closed for the evening, and the alternative dining area by the bar, was full and noisy. We were...More

Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

...what a great evening we had at the Grand Hotel - dinner in the casual sports bar restaurant. We received top service from Eric the barman and enjoyed probably the best seafood meal we have had for a very long time. Fried Bluff oysters &...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

This is a typical rural town hotel with a lot of history. The service in the restaurant was very friendly and efficient, and the presentation and food was really excellent. You will be surprised at just how good the service and food are at this...More

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Food & drink at the hotel
Jacobs Bistro
6 reviews
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Room Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
 
HOTEL STYLE
Historic Hotel, Charming, Business, Mid-range
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
41
Location
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionAkaroa
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Traveller (13)
Dining (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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kcgatormike
17 October 2018|
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Response from chiangmaicharlies | Reviewed this property |
The Grand Hotel Akaroa presents itself as a sports bar so I'm sure you will be able to see the Superbowl there - though if it clashes with other sports that punters prefer, who knows. Try requesting it in advance... More
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"We stayed in room number 9 best nights sleep in a hotel ever!"
SherylM956
23 Jul 2017
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"We had rooms that didn't face the road on the top floor and was very quiet."
591gracie
24 Apr 2017
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"Don't go there if you to get good service."
trevandmargaret
16 Apr 2017
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"Corner suites along the patio for easy access to large outdoor patio and windows on both sides."
Mgschreiner
4 Apr 2016
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