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    Anchor Inn Motel

    208 Esplanade | Cnr Margate Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    2017-12-24 2017-12-25
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    Room & Suite (30)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good27%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

    Stunning views; turquoise water. Great view from room. Friendly staff. Large, well equipped room - including microwave, pots and pans, decent knives etc. Very clean and well maintained. Great location. Walk to pier restaurant; good food. Lovely walks on peninsula with excellent views. About 10...More

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    Reviewed 25 December 2014 via mobile

    I stayed here one night and even when booking on the phone I was advised on what I could see and do in kiakoura, when I got to the hotel the owner showed me inside my room and told me what the best restaurants were....More

    Thank Kelsey G
    Reviewed 17 December 2014

    Definitely the best stay of our 17 days in South Island. - The hosts are exceptionally kind and warm. She really made us feel at home, giving us advice on where to dine and visit. She even offered me a towel for our dolphine swim...More

    Thank Aym19
    Reviewed 5 December 2014

    This is a good quality motel facing the sea with very friendly & helpful managers & spacious, comfortable rooms. The location is a bit of a trek from the town if on foot but its worth it for the views. We were recommended some restaurants...More

    Thank mike b
    Reviewed 15 November 2014

    Difficult to make a choice in this hotel-rich small touristic station. We chose the Anchor Inn somewhat randomly but it turned out to be a rather good place. Good welcome from a very helpful manager,. The location is a bit off center along the coast...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
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    • US$102 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
    • Also Known As
    • Anchor Hotel Kaikoura ,
    • Anchor Motel Kaikoura
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    Traveller (88)
    Room & Suite (30)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Dining (1)
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    Questions & Answers
    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
    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
    Room Tips
    "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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