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    Admiral Court Motel

    16 Avoca Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    1 - 5 of 89 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    What a quiet relaxing place to stay. Plenty of walks if you want them, great pub over the road with awesome meals and a well equipped , well placed motel. The managers are terrific in accomodating your needs. It is not the most modern motel,...More

    Thank Michelle W
    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    This is a motel and I am reviewing it as such. The rooms were spacious, spotless and the kitchen well equipped. The owners were friendly. The location is excellent. (Go to the Pier House and forget the Green Dolphin food wise).

    Thank WhiskeyGirlDublin
    Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

    One of the cleanest and best presented motels we have stayed at. Mine hosts welcoming friendly and informative.Great elevated views of Kaikoura bay from our deck and an easy stroll to a pub, restaurants and attractions. We over did the food! So much to choose...More

    Thank Paul T
    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    Motel was comfortable, clean with a very good view. Within reasonable walking distance of town. Difficult drive into Kaikoura over inland road but we were fortunate that the coastal road south opened overnight so we did not have to return over the same road again,...More

    Thank LIbby D
    Reviewed 4 March 2017

    Stayed for two nights and really enjoyed it. Room was comfortable and well equipped. The owners are so friendly, very happy to stop in the middle of their work and take the time to give you advice or just chat. They also made the dolphin...More

    Thank Keith H
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$90 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
    • Also Known As
    • Admiral Court Hotel
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    Room Tips
    "Unit 7 has two spacious bedrooms and a spacious living / dining room, good views and balcony access"
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    "Ask for a unit at the top of the hill - views out to the mountains"
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    "Our room was No.7 and had a sea view."
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