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Anchor Inn Motel

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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to spend time, even if on the day we arrived the weather was horrible. The hotel couldn't have been more helpful, giving advice and even arranging a table at a local pub/restaurant, complete with lift to and from (only 750m or so,...More

Thank IanGBradford
Response from anchorinnkaikoura, Owner at Anchor Inn MotelResponded 23 February 2018

We are so glad you loved your stay with us. Thanks for coming our way. Safe travels thanks Lyn.

Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

The owners have done a wonderful job in restoring the Anchor Inn to such a good standard after the quake. The rooms are in top condition. The facilities are excellent and we had a very relaxing stay. Got some useful advice from Lyn on restaurants....More

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Response from anchorinnkaikoura, Owner at Anchor Inn MotelResponded 18 February 2018

LOL your so funny. Thanks for the great review. We have to do it this way or there will and has been trouble in the car parking area People just parking where they like NO, no not on my watch LOL. Thanks Lyn xx

Reviewed 15 February 2018

Paul and Lyn were fantastic hosts. The location was perfect. We had room 2 which was fabulous, beautiful views, a great kitchenette, very spacious room with a comfortable bed and was spotless. We loved staying at this motel and hope to return to the Anchor...More

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Response from anchorinnkaikoura, Owner at Anchor Inn MotelResponded 17 February 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. Look forward to seeing you again in our beautiful part of paradise. Safe travels home. Thanks Lyn n Paul xx

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We had a great stay in Kaikouras Anchor Inn. The room we got (No. 11) was large, a very comfortable bed, a bath with a window, very clean....everything good. May be the best room we had on a 4 weeks trip.

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Response from anchorinnkaikoura, Owner at Anchor Inn MotelResponded 15 February 2018

So glad you had a lovely stay with us. Thank you for your great review. Safe travels home xx

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night before heading to whale watching..Great hosts Paul and Lynne who where very helpful. Rooms were superb and faced the seafront: kitchens toilet and bedding particularly high quality. We wouldn't hesitate to recommend Anchor Inn to anyone.

1  Thank paulrichardson61
Response from anchorinnkaikoura, Owner at Anchor Inn MotelResponded 13 February 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. So happy you had fun. Safe travels thanks Lyn.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$111 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$111 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible 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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Room Tips
"beach views are awesome"
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"Rooms opposite the seafront are a dream especially with the verandah opposite the beach."
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"Get waterfront if available"
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"Try for a room overlooking the sea - better than watching anything on TV"
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