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Schoolhouse Road, Kaikoura 8280 New Zealand See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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This is a little piece of Ireland with a long family history in Kaikoura. The beer is cold, the food is great and the atmosphere is fantastic. There’s accommodation available too with hotel or campervan sites in the grounds. Set in a beautiful garden and...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank darwintraveller2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed one VERY hot night. The premises looked like a campground at first and it was hard to find the reception (look in the bar). Given our key, we found the room was occupied (not a biggie, we were quickly given another room). The...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank 1954CJW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the positive side nice location at the bottom of the Kaikouras. Nice big expansive soft lawn. Our room needs serious upgrading though. The carpet is worn through to the extent it could be considered a safety hazard. The bed was hard, and the water...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Azimpaddy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have stayed before and was ok but this time we ordered meals at 5.10pm, two meals came out at 6pm, one at 6.30 and one at 7pm!! The one at 7pm was just wedges with sour cream splattered over the top. Surely wouldn’t take 2...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Jaybeewai
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I never usually ignore bad reviews but on this occasion I choose to ignore all the bad reviews describing poor management and bad service....my mistake! We booked and paid for our December stay in March and arrived to be told we had been double booked....More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Description
Donegal House 'The Little Irish Pub in the Country'. Steeped with history of the Boyd family who came from County Donegal, Ireland in 1865, with host Murray Boyd continuing the Irish hospitality. Offering 30 Ensuite More rooms, Bar, Restaurant, Function facilities, Gardens & Lakes enjoy the warmth & humour that Donegal House is now famous for. You don't have to be Irish to appreciate the atmosphere & hospitality dispensed at this Kaikoura landmark. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
29
Price range
US$106 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Donegal House Hotel Kaikoura
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
29
Price range
US$106 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Donegal House Hotel Kaikoura
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
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Room Tips
"ask for a better room ..ours was awfull"
Macarsovitch
Mar. 16, 2018
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"All rooms are good, and open on to park like grounds."
YvonneD2136
Jan. 9, 2018
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"Call the owner before you check-in. There is a really good chance they don't take you."
zhexinj
Nov. 4, 2017
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"Spacious motel accommodation with great views of the gardens, pond, mountains. Super comfy beds."
TraceyR225
Mar. 16, 2017
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