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Mediterranean Motel Kaikoura

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Overview
239 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

The owner is originally from Germany. She is very friendly and is an avid geocacher. It's a small hotel but in a great location just a short walk from the beach. This is on the north end of town and is still very convenient.

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Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

The owners are so friendly our 7m poodle cross puppy was made to feel like a member of the family. Our room had a blanket, water bowl and treat for her. Clean and comfortable facilities. Just a 5minute walk to a deserted beach. If you...More

Thank Sarah C
Response from VladkaKaikoura, Owner at Mediterranean Motel KaikouraResponded February 5, 2017

Dear Sarah, it was lovely to have you here and your Jessy is a wonderful dog. Glad that you enjoyed your stay in Kaikoura. Nice regards Manu & Vladka

Reviewed February 1, 2017

There are two super nice ladies Manuela and Vladka who are genuinely friendly, helpful. The location is a dream just across the street and you are on the beach. It is also spoken German, English even Czech which is not easy to find in New...More

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Response from VladkaKaikoura, Owner at Mediterranean Motel KaikouraResponded February 5, 2017

Hello, thank you so much for your nice review. Hope you enjoyed your Kiakoura visit. Nice regards Manu & Vladka

Reviewed January 26, 2017

Average motel in New Zealand. The room was comfortable and clean, close to main road - very noisy. Need a car to reach the town center. I don't think there was alternative with better standard in this price range.More

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Response from VladkaKaikoura, Owner at Mediterranean Motel KaikouraResponded January 28, 2017

Hello, I am just wondering, if our motel made such an average impression, that you remember it after a year and posting the review first now. Since Aug 2016 the Mediterranean Motel is under a new management, we renovated the rooms and guests outside area....More

Reviewed January 21, 2017

My wife and I were the first guests to book into the motel since the November earthquake. The present owners only purchased the hotel 2 weeks before the quake. Many people would have packed and gone home, not Vadka and Manu 2 young ladies from...More

Thank Mikeb0848
Response from VladkaKaikoura, Owner at Mediterranean Motel KaikouraResponded January 23, 2017

Mike, thank you so much for your great review. It was lovely to have you here, it gave us hope and energy to continue with running the motel. We really appreciate your message to all tourist up there to come and visit Kaikoura, we are...More

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About
Description
Facing towards the magnificent Kaikoura Mountains our modern 4 star complex is the ideal stopover for your Kaikoura experience. Our 13 nonsmoking, double glazed self-contained units are tastefully decorated and More provide the comforts required, while experiencing some of nature’s most exquisite adventures. Mediterranean Motel is also the first Geocaching motel in NZ offering Geocaching tours around the beautiful Kaikoura coast. The restaurants, town center and Kaikoura attractions are only 5 minutes’ drive away. Coming from the north, we are the first motel on the right, coming from the south, we are the last motel on the left. We look after our guests and your comfort, is our priority. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$75 - US$96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Comfort Inn Kaikoura Mediterranean
Also Known As
Comfort Inn Kaikoura Mediterranean Hotel Kaikoura
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Kaikoura Comfort Inn
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$75 - US$96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Comfort Inn Kaikoura Mediterranean
Also Known As
Comfort Inn Kaikoura Mediterranean Hotel Kaikoura
,
Kaikoura Comfort Inn
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
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Traveller (12)
Room & Suite (9)
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Room Tips
"All rooms are excellent and have good facilities"
Mikeb0848
Jan. 21, 2017
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"A room furtherest from the main road would probably be quieter"
I9611RZchrish
Sep. 28, 2016
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"The Super King bed in Room 10 - supportively firm without being too hard - and great for minimising any..."
Pauapooh
Aug. 11, 2015
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"all their rooms seem to be of equal size/quality - a small amount of road noise."
lewism114
Jul. 4, 2015
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