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    The Factory

    5 Hapuku Road, Kaikoura 7371, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 1 January 2016

    We stayed here for 2 nights and it was absolutely unforgettable. The owners, Janet & Paul Boocock, are brilliant hosts who are sincere and warm and attended to us with so much thoughtfulness and graciousness. They attended to every detail, such as providing play things...More

    Thank BrendaLim1874
    Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 10 January 2016

    Thank you for your kind words about your stay here at The Factory. We had fun meeting you and your family and hearing all about your interesting lives too. We are so glad your son enjoyed himself as well and tell him Poppy is still...More

    Reviewed 24 December 2015

    Janet and Paul have a gem of a place which it really is worth making a special trip from Christchurch to visit. It was cold and windy when we spent a night at the Factory in late October but with a windproof jacket the beach...More

    Thank JonathanTapp
    Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 1 January 2016

    Many thanks for this lovely review - glad the weather didn't spoil your stay here. We love the fact that the beach is often completely empty and in bad weather can be wild and exciting. We hope to see you again one day.

    Reviewed 16 November 2015

    We stayed only one night at The Factory in Kaikoura but wish it could have been a week ! The property is beautiful, eclectic and peacefully located on a great stretch of black sand beach. The furnishings are top notch and with everything you need...More

    Thank Snowcoop
    Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 1 January 2016

    It is very kind of you to take the time to leave this nice review for us. We are glad you all enjoyed your time here - it is a great place for children to explore and have fun - so happy your son enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2015

    We would love to thank our host for an amazing relaxing stay. You have a gem of a property and it shows that you really care. We loved our stay with you and Duayne and I will only stay with you whenever we are back...More

    Thank DeanaIrvine
    Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 26 September 2015

    Thank you so much for choosing The Factory to stay when passing on business. Sorry about the TV set up, will have to somehow make it easier. Was meant to be easy with the single dobber. Also please send us some brochures so when we...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

    My hobby is traveling and I have never stayed in a more luxurious or stylish property anywhere in the world. This three-bedroom renovated dairy factory is straight out of Architectural Digest. As other guests have noted, the online pictures don't begin to do justice to...More

    Thank JeanniePurl
    Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 20 September 2015

    Thank you so much for writing such a glowing review. It was an absolute pleasure having you here and hearing all about New Orleans. Hopefully you will think of coming back to New Zealand for your next birthday as well - make it 3 in...More

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    About
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    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
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$298 - US$362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
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    • The Factory Hotel Kaikoura
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    Response from Janet B | Property representative |
    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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