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Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments

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28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ideal accommodation handy to town and restaurants and activities. Clean and tidy with comfortable beds. Outdoor area could be tidied up a bit , all concrete and Tarmac.A few tubs and plants could enhance the entrances to units. Only front units have sea views, the rest have concrete and parking lots

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

A beautiful, large, clean and modern apartment for a family of four. Booked in haste and was very pleasantly surprised. Very friendly and efficient staff to welcome us. A very nice touch to be offered fresh milk at every hotel we stayed at. Suggested great places to eat out and was a pleasant walk to stretch our legs after travelling.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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54 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Booked this from Oz and was not disappointed. The host was friendly and informative. Gave us some good recommendations and places to eat. A good relaxing stay close to the water and seals just down the road.

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2 Thank gedwards45
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86 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The apartment was really good. Clean & tidy with everything you could need. Decent spec kitchen including a washer/dryer to catch up with your laundry. 2 bedrooms & great sized kitchen/diner/living room. It's a bit out of town from the bars/restaurants - 10/15 minute walk..or a 2/3 minute drive. But that aside - a friendly/helpful manager made for a good... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Checked in late after the whale watching session, apartment was along the coast and was easy to find. It was a short 5 min drive from the nearby shops and restaurants. Receptionist was extremely helpful in recommending a place for dinner and even called ahead to book for us! My only complaint is that the apartment I got was small... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Kaikoura is one f my favourite places to get away for it all. So as for the accommodation..... Great place and location, with a great welcome. That tops it of with a clean and comfortable room. Great place to come for a relaxing weekend. A place I will definitely come back too

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Brisbane Region, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Good location walking distance to town and restaurants. Units spacious and well provisioned. Clean. Water views. Only downside is privacy with balconies adjacent the carpark. Recommend upper units for best privacy. Very friendly and helpful hostess Mandy. I Recommend this accommodation.

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1 Thank Aussie2Lee
Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
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Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Nice service! This is my second time to stay there. The couple were very helpful and hospitality. The view of the room was nice n equipment were clean. The bed was little soft but sheet was clean. Will be back next time.

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1 Thank 700iris
Mermaid Waters, Australia
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75 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We stayed only one night but would haves loved to stay longer. The apartment was clean and tidy. Had all you need including cable and free wi fi. Was warm and the position was just fabulous right across the road from the beach. The owner Mandy was really so helpful and friendly. We'll definitely be going back on our next... More 

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41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

These amazing apartments has everything you need. We were traveling all over South Island and carried a lot of luggage so the large space and comfortable beds was very much appreciated. Happy to recommend this place to anyone that spends a couple of days in Kaikoura.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful, modern 1 and 2 bedroom courtyard or balcony apartments with stunning sea and mountain views. Only 50 metres to the beach, 100 metres to Dolphin Encounter, Albatross Encounter, award winning cafes and restaurants and a 2 minute drive to Watch Watch and town. Located on the sea edge of the famous Peninsula Walk. Executive double spa bath, access and family apartments. Apartments all have a fully self-contained kitchen (stove top, oven, rangehood, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, toaster, kettle, plunger coffee machine), in-room laundry (washer/dryer), 50+ channels on SKY LCD TV, wireless Internet access, super king and twin bedrooms, double glazing, air conditioning/heat pumps, electric blankets, hairdryer, alarm clocks, a private balcony or a private gated courtyard to enjoy the views, indoor and outdoor dining settings, free on-site parking. .Continental breakfasts available for purchase. 2 Studio units with kitchenette, ensuite, Queen or King bed, 50+ Sky channels at complex rear - perfect for a quiet restful overnighter. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments

Address: 126 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: $150 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Street frontage if you want a sea views”
 of 5 bubbles Judenewzealand, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Close upper floor units for maximum privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles Aussie2Lee, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Upper floor rooms probably give you the best views but ground floor are good too”
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 of 5 bubbles KentVictor, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Be careful the studios for two people are small and out the back.”
 of 5 bubbles SueE794, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Sea view rooms definitely worth the extra money.”
 of 5 bubbles Fishnchickn, 1 Jan 2016 | Read review
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