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Anchor Inn Motel

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The Anchor Inn is a modern and stylish motel superbly situated on the Kaikoura waterfront with most rooms enjoying magnificent views of the Pacific Ocean and the stunning Kaikoura Ranges.Our award-winning motel offers a range of studios and family units which are spacious and well-appointed, fully self-contained, climate controlled and double-glazed for your total comfort and enjoyment.The Anchor Inn holds a 4+ Qualmark star rating and a Tripadvisor certificate of excellence.We provide a guest laundry, wireless internet, Sky's 50+ channels and an extensive DVD library. Secure off-street parking is provided in our enclosed courtyard.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Kitchenette
Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Safe
Bay View
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440Reviews
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100Room tips
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We should have stayed here exactly 2 years ago but had to go elsewhere due to the earthquake. We were determined to come back and we glad we did. Excellent quality rooms, very clean and really well equipped. We also had a bit of an issue of losing our passports in the last
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This is a great location, everything is within easy walking distance. The apartments are really spacious and there is everything you need to self cater. Also right opposite the beach, and public BBQ area. The rooms were very tastefully decorated, and we loved the soft carpet in
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We arrived on Christmas day & had been pre-advised that check-in was from 4pm. We arrived at 4pm as did a number of other guests. Lyn was the only staff member working (due to it being Christmas Day) and clearly under stress. We waited approximately 45 minutes to check in which
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Well what can i say.....I knew as soon as I spoke to Lyn that the place would be sweet, she has a great sense of humour and very helpful. Rooms are very clean and spacious and would happily recommend staying there. Lyn even called me up withing 30mins of departing to advise that
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We really enjoyed our stay here. The rooms were newly decorated and extremely clean. The weather wasn't very good while we were there, but had it been, we would have loved sitting on the outdoor chairs looking out to sea. Lyn was really helpful, she had us booked in The Pier for
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Spacious room with that view
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Our motel is opened again now. We Have our Garden View studios and our 1 bedroom only available. Kaikoura is back to being beautiful again
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Our why not café down town is beautiful. we are opened again woohoo
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"all rooms had a view to the sea."
"get a room on the side of reception. other rooms are nice as seaview, but towards road"
"All rooms are good!"
"sea view with rooms on the front."
"Ocean view room"
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PRICE RANGE
US$144 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
anchor hotel kaikouraanchor motel kaikoura
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionKaikoura
NUMBER OF ROOMS
15
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