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Anchor Inn Motel

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 29 January 2015

I looked all over the internet for somewhere else to stay in Kaikoura that had a sea view, two bedrooms, handy location and good quality fittings and found...nothing! So we stayed here again! And I was pleased that we did so. The new owners (since...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2015

We have just left this place and had a really enjoyable time. The owners were completely devoted to ensuring we enjoyed our stay and were kindness itself. The rooms were well-equipped, roomy and spotlessly clean. It must take a lot of hard work to keep...More

Thank SmithsofNottingham
Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

A great motel - the rooms view and mini patio on a beautiful day was a delight and so relaxing after a v long drive. The room was very well appointed and quiet. Pauline's guidance to the Roadside BBQ Seafood was great so add my...More

Thank Stuart F
Reviewed 24 January 2015

Keith and Pauline are the best! The Anchor Inn has come to be our benchmark against which other accommodation is compared. Few if any come close ...... There is nothing to complain about and insufficient space for superlatives but just a few comments. We wanted...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 21 January 2015

We stayed her on Christmas Day, and the hosts were amazing. They were concerned about helping us find dinner, settle in, and make sure we were comfortable. The hotel isn't 5-star by any means, but it seemed like the best one we saw in Kaikoura,...More

Thank Russell A
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Art67
16 December 2016|
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Response from anchorinnkaikoura | Property representative |
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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dawny212
15 December 2016|
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Response from anchorinnkaikoura | Property representative |
Our why not café down town is beautiful. we are opened again woohoo
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"Don't stay in the Executive Suite ' cos its ours!!!"
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"Room was next to busy road so quite noisy. only drapes at windows so anyone can see in when they are open."
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"Sea facing"
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"This was a MOTEL not Hotel, We were facing the sea which was road side but couldn't hear traffic just..."
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