We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-08-06 2017-08-07
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Clearwater Motel

    168 Esplanade, Kaikoura, New Zealand
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in KaikouraSee available hotels in Kaikoura
    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (8)
    Kaikoura Top 10 Holiday Park
    383 reviews
    #6 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    The White Morph Heritage Collection
    416 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
    337 reviews
    #4 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Chalets Motel
    378 reviews
    #6 of 21 hotels in Hanmer Springs
     
    Overview
    • Excellent10%
    • Very good40%
    • Average20%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible25%
    10 Feb 2017
    “Nice motel with excellent beachview!”
    9 Feb 2016
    “DECENT PLACE,BEST LOCATION,WORTH THE PRICE AND MOST HELPFUL OWNERS!”
    Wifi
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    All hotel details
    Kaikoura Top 10 Holiday Park
    383 reviews
    #6 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    The White Morph Heritage Collection
    416 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
    337 reviews
    #4 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Chalets Motel
    378 reviews
    #6 of 21 hotels in Hanmer Springs
     
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (20)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages
    There are newer reviews for Clearwater Motel
    See the most recent reviews

    11 - 15 of 16 reviews

    Reviewed 11 November 2012

    Uninterrupted views of the sea and the Kaikoura mountain range from a double waterfront unit. The unit itself was dated, but it is classic Kiwiana. (Think of a well-worn bach near a beach with a great view). It has the basics if you are staying...More

    Thank flyingdutchdude
    Reviewed 19 December 2011

    My husband I travelled through out the South Island during our holiday and stayed at many motels during the months of January 2011. Our stay in Kaikoura was very enjoyable. There was much to do and see during our stay there. We stayed at the...More

    1  Thank Boub B
    Reviewed 10 November 2011

    If you are into a motels that have WiFi, 40+ channels of SkyTV, hottubs, then go stay there!!!... The Clearwater is like a favourite pair of jeans or shoes, that no matter how tatty they appear, you feel good in them, it is a classic...More

    1  Thank Satosan
    Reviewed 5 March 2011

    Initially attracted to this Motel via www.ratestogo.com, based on location, price and a photo which turned out to be a little deceptive in the way it was cropped. On arriving at the Motel, our reaction was to continue driving and look for other options. This...More

    1  Thank Lightwatch
    Reviewed 3 January 2011

    This is the worst motel I have ever stayed at and it is way overpriced. The rooms are old and shabby, the wallpaper is peeling off the walls, the couch was broken, the shower hardly worked at all. There was no milk provided in the...More

    Thank kiwileigh75
    Kaikoura Top 10 Holiday Park
    383 reviews
    #6 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    The White Morph Heritage Collection
    416 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
    337 reviews
    #4 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Chalets Motel
    378 reviews
    #6 of 21 hotels in Hanmer Springs
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (8)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby
    Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
    337 reviews
    .17 km away
     
    The White Morph Heritage Collection
    416 reviews
    .51 km away
     
    Chalets Motel
    378 reviews
    71.99 km away
     
    Kaikoura Top 10 Holiday Park
    383 reviews
    2.01 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Pier Hotel Restaurant
    568 reviews
    1.06 km away
    Green Dolphin Restaurant & Bar
    1,011 reviews
    1.07 km away
    Coopers Catch Kaikoura
    374 reviews
    1.49 km away
    Allure Cafe and Gallery
    138 reviews
    1.49 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway
    749 reviews
    1.14 km away
    Ohau Point Seal Colony
    908 reviews
    1.14 km away
    Kaikoura i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
    242 reviews
    1.11 km away
    Kaikoura Marine Aquarium
    56 reviews
    1.14 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Clearwater Motel staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "clean rooms with fantastic beach view"
    Read review
    "One of the sea-views with verandah - The traffic is decent - don't worry!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing