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Kaikoura Apartments

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We stayed at the apartments twice, both apartments identical, first time on the top floor, which had a fabulous view along the waterfront, the second time on the first floor and view was a bit blocked by buildings in front, the apartments were well fitted out with nice furniture and the kitchen excellent. Spotlessly clean. We would book there again...

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KaikouraHolidayHomes, Manager at Kaikoura Apartments, responded to this review

We look forward to welcoming you back to Kaikoura! Best wishes from the team at Kaikoura Holiday Homes

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

We spent 2 nights in apartment 10 at the Waves and were really happy with our stay. The apartments are just across the road from the beach and the views from the balcony are beautiful. The apartment is spacious, comfortable and really well equipped with everything you might need. The location is excellent - 5 minutes walk to the main...

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KaikouraHolidayHomes, Manager at Kaikoura Apartments, responded to this review

We look forward to welcoming you back to Kaikoura! Best wishes from the team at Kaikoura Holiday Homes

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We would thoroughly recommend the apartments. We had a top floor two bedroom apartment with a sea view view that was partly obstructed by some trees! Very well equpiped and it was easy to get to all the attractions in Kaikoura.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 22 March 2016

We were only there one night but for a longer stay this would be perfect. The people are friendly, every apartment has a water view, and you can walk both to town (short) and to the seal colony (longer). Full kitchen. Arranging the stay and checking in were both easy and convenient. Parking is provided. Two full bedrooms plus extra...

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Århus, Denmark
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We stayed in this lovely new and large apartment situated just next to the sea in Kaikoura. We stayed in an apartment for 5 people which had two large bedrooms, two bathrooms and an extra bed in the living room, a large kitchen and living room and view to the sea from the terrace. The facilities were great with free...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Spacious, clean apartment very near to the center of downtown Kaikoura. (But not close enough to be bothered by the noise and traffic.) Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen, living room, outdoor balcony overlooking the Pacific. Reasonable prices. You can't go wrong. Although our correspondence with the property suggested there was no staff on site, there was, in fact, a very...

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Reviewed 2 February 2016

We fell for Kaikoura and area on our first trip, but staying at Apartments Kaikoura made the trip perfect the second time. We had a 2 bedroom apartment on the 2nd floor, with a good balcony and nice view. The apartment was well furnished and although we had a problem getting the laundry machine going, it was quickly resolved by...

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Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 30 January 2016

The views from the living room were amazing! Lovely balcony with a seating area, comfortable furniture and well equipped kitchen. There is also a washing machine, dryer and a dishwasher. It is walking distance from the train stop and the shops are while far enough to be very quiet and serene. We enjoyed our time here so much and would...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Apartment, 2 bedroom was big & well equipped, apart from no tissues which we've had everywhere else in NZ & no flat spatula/ slice to use with the frying pan. Minor details, but tricky to serve a well produced omelette with a spoon! Wifi & washing machine & dryer excellent. No sign of any staff on arrival,just an envelope &...

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Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Arrived tired after flight & driving. Plodded up staircase to Apt No. 10 on 2nd floor. Wow - this made those stairs worthwhile - a luxury place, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms fully fitted out kitchen. Comfortable in every aspect. Two covered parking spaces under these apartments on ground floor dictate that they only have 1st and 2nd floor apartments. No...

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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Additional Information about Kaikoura Apartments

Address: 78 The Esplanade, Kaikoura 7301, New Zealand (Formerly Waves on the Esplanade Kaikoura)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: $241 - $312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kaikoura Apartments 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Waves On The Esplanade Kaikoura Hotel Kaikoura
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#1 Family Hotel in Kaikoura
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
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“Be mindful of the lack of elevators, you could be climbing two flights of stairs depending on the apartment you get.”
  • Sunrise view from Apartment 10
InfrequentFlyer22, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Top floor is best”
Didge77, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“every apartment has a sea view!”
cantravnut, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room 11 was great, but all rooms seem to have the same good view.”
LandALot, 4 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We recommend the second floor, mid way between street and back”
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LynnSmithOntario, 2 Feb 2016 | Read review
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