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Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“spa bath”(21 reviews)
“the main road”(13 reviews)
“modern motel”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
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All reviewsspa baththe main roadmodern motelroad noiseclose to towngood sizegreat place to staywould definitely stay here againfull kitchenswimming poolwhale watchingshort walkbars and restaurantscouple of nightstwo bedroom apartmentfirst floorone night stay
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Reviewed 6 February 2016

The rooms are ok nothing to get really much excited for. I was looking to have a relaxing night but the bedroom where I've stayed was just close to the main road and traffic was heavy, so impossible to sleep. I advise people wanted to...More

1  Thank Sissiburger
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Friendly welcome, room a good size and very nicely maintained, view of the mountain range in the distance that was slightly covered in snow the next morning. Very handy location to the town centre but a car is required to visit local attractions.

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Reviewed 29 January 2016

Efficiently managed; two rooms; clean and comfortable and friendly hosts. Pool a bit cool (24) and the "heated" public pool on the Esplanade was 20! Dear little town, very scenic, supermarkets, wonderful walk (even with my walker) up the cliffs and along the top to...More

3  Thank ravnf
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We arrived on a very wet day and were able to store our luggage until checking in time later that morning as we had arrived early on the Coastal Pacific train. We had a room at the front of the property overlooking the bay and...More

2  Thank GUZZI
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This motor lodge was the best accommodation we stayed in, in New Zealand. The apartment was a good size, very clean and modern. The facilities in the apartment were excellent. It was only a 10 minute stroll to the town.

1  Thank Robert C
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$108 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$108 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Rooms set back from the main road will be quieter"
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"Rooms 1-3 and 8-10 back onto the main road but there was no problem with traffic noise."
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"we stayed at room 15, 2nd floor. It is a two rooms suite, can fit a family with 2 kids."
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"Choose a unit away from the stairs"
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