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The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection

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East Yorkshire, England
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently stayed in a suite, not very big but very clean and well equipped. We had beautiful views over the water. We were very comfortable. The staff were very pleasant and welcoming. Breakfast was included at the cafe next door which was very nice. The free WiFi was good too which is always a bonus!

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel maybe beautiful and the service magnificent, but we will never know. Even though we paid for a night, they denied us our stay. We made a reservation through Expedia and no one informed us that the only viable route to get from Picton ferry terminal to the hotel had been closed for over a year. When we became...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed in a premium studio with a jacuzzi bath which was just as in their website. The jacuzzi bath which has quite strong jets became very useful as we arrived very tired as our drive became very long due to detour/highway closure at 8pm etc. The hotel is situated on the esplanade and we had an Ocean view. I'm...

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Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveling with friends I will say first it was not me who booked, but so glad this was our accommodation for two nights! Check in was friendly and helpful, with the ladies providing a couple of tips and answers to our questions. We did ask if a sea view room was available, however as soon as we were told some...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a night in Kaikoura because we wanted to go whale-watching and maybe spot some seals. The White Morph is a clean and tidy motel, well located to walk to the town centre and nearby cafes and restaurants, Don't expect any human interaction and you'll be fine. In fact, having Scandinavian-style check-in with a digital code would be a good...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As we step in the body language and attitudes tell us we were not welcome. Ask for a good seafood restaurant in town, the answer was , everyone is the same. The attitudes and service at the reception really suck. Never ever stay in any of the Heritage run Hotel again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were totally impressed with this accomodation from the moment we walked in the door. We were given a ground floor garden room for our stay overnight. Manager Mike was exceptionally friendly and helpful. The room was faultless despite the recent earth quake causing a couple of cracks in the walls. Highly recommended.

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't let the strange name of the motel put you off (!), it's an excellent place to base yourself for activities in Kaikoura. It's not right in the hustle and bustle of the restaurant area but not far off either, so access by walking or car is easy. It's also right next door to the Dolphin Encounter building, so if...

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Sydney
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We stayed here for 2 nights. We had a very pleasant stay. It is about a 5-10 min walk into the main town. We stayed in an Oceanview Room, just above the reception area. It was lovely waking up to the oceanviews. Staff were helpful, and gave us an extra hr late checkout. Would come back next time we visit...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Many places in Kaikoura are damaged from the earthquake. This motel is open and what we needed. We stayed in a "garden view room" the first night but moved to an ocean view room the second night. There are no proper "ocean front" rooms in Kaikoura as the road runs along the beach. But the ocean view rooms here are...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the Esplanade in iconic Kaikoura, The White Morph enjoys commanding views of the ocean right to the distant horizon and mountains, and gives you access to all of the region's many experiences. We offer a range of 5 Star and 4 Star Qualmark rated studios and self-contained apartments. Our 5 Star Premium studios include an ocean views and a hydrotherapy spa en-suite. Our 4 Star Garden Studios and Family Apartments look out to the garden area. Cafe Encounter, Shops, movie theatre and all activities are in close vicinity. 8 Premium Studios, king beds, with hydra-therapy spa baths. 4 Premium Studios, with either a king bed or twin beds,with spa baths. 4 Deluxe Studios, king bed with bath and shower. 3 Family Apartments, accommodation for up to 6 persons. 12 Garden Studios with queen and single beds ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection

Address: 92-94 Esplanade | post code: 7300, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand (Formerly White Morph Motor Inn)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: €99 - €199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection 5*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
White Morph Motor Hotel Kaikoura
White Morph Hotel
White Morph Kaikoura
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
#3 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
#5 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
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“Ask for sea view room if available”
 of 5 bubbles DomAustralia, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a sea view. The main road is just below, but we were not bothered by traffic sounds.”
 of 5 bubbles AlanRJ, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Oceanview Room”
 of 5 bubbles miaw744, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor facing ocean for view”
 of 5 bubbles Happy415, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs spa room with a view of the beach. There are also rooms that overlook a nice garden area at the back I believe and family suites.”
 of 5 bubbles Owingee, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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