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The Factory

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“hot tub”(14 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Factory has become one of our favorite places in all of New Zealand! It has it all - very stylish accommodation, beautiful scenery, perfect location, amazing food, and genuine Kiwi hospitality. Paul and Janet are incredible hosts - they made us feel at home...More

Thank chitownadventure
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for this lovely review of your stay with us. It was great to have you back again and so glad we could help Dave with a replacement lens courtesy of our friend Neil. Looking forward to seeing some photos of the rest...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Factory, Kaikoura was without question the most charming and lovely place we stayed in all of our two weeks in New Zealand. In fact, it may well be amongst the finest bed & breakfasts anywhere in the world. I know that sounds like a...More

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Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow! What can we say but thank you for this wonderful review! We feel very humbled that you took so much time and effort to share your experience here at The Factory. We loved having you all here and hope the rest of your special...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay at the Factory was everything one would want in an accommodation. A family style place for the five of us that had both the feeling of home (including a great back yard to play ball) and all the amenities of a great hotel....More

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Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 2 weeks ago

How wonderful - thank you so much for your review! It was fun to have you all here and hope the rest of your trip went well. Cheers

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We decided to go all the way to Kaikoura for 3 nights after spending some days in the north island of NZ. We flew to Christchurch and there rented a car and drove to Kaikoura. We took the SH1 and, because of the earthquake last...More

Thank Sy O
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review - we are so glad that you had such a great time with us.

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Our first visit to Kaikoura was definitely memorable for all the right reasons. We had concerns about damage done by the earthquake and road access etc. We took the inland e gs70 road from Christchurch to kaikoura which took about 3 hours. The coastal road...More

Thank Priya R
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We are glad you had a great time despite the extra time it takes to get here. It was lovely to meet you all.

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$340 - US$370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$340 - US$370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (94)
Pool & Beach (22)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (9)
Hotel & Grounds (84)
Bathroom (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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cottagelake
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There are 2 cats in the main house. They are not allowed anywhere near the guest wing and they know it. We have done that just for anybody with allergies. We have had lots stay who have been allergic to cats and we haven't... More
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"This is a wonderfully restore cheese factory!"
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