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    Manakau Lodge

    198b Parsons Road, Kaikoura 7371, New Zealand
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          US$209
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          Overview
          • Excellent91%
          • Very good6%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The Manakau Lodge located in Kaikoura was the perfect finale to our 4 week South Island Adventure! The modern high quality room and fantastic breakfast were the best we experienced in New Zealand and it's now on our list of favorite B&B's. Kaikoura is a...More

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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The setting for this lodge was amazing, with the beautiful mountains right behind the lodge. We enjoyed the comfortable and modern rooms of this small lodge, where everything was quality - the linen, furniture and bathrooms. We liked that there were only 4 rooms, with...More

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          Response from ManakauLodge, Owner at Manakau Lodge

          Many thanks for posting your review, for your kind compliments and helpful advice for fellow travellers. I am delighted to know you enjoyed your stay with us. Last year's earthquake caused considerable damage to our vital highway infrastructure and of course this has been hugely...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          After a dodgy start as our arrival was before the appointed 3 p.m. check-in time [which we had not been advised of by our travel agent] we had a very comfortable stay. The accommodation is excellent [beds are super comfy] and the bathroom was very...More

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          Response from ManakauLodge, Owner at Manakau Lodge

          Thank you very much for your review, and thank you for coming to stay with us. I am delighted to know that you found everything to be so comfortable and that you enjoyed your experience with us. We particularly appreciate the fact that you chose...More

          Reviewed 9 April 2017

          Neil owns an awesome little lodge here away from town. Breakfast was an event not to be missed as Neil is in his element chef and server. The rooms were very nice, including use of an iPad. We had an early activity and we could...More

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          Response from ManakauLodge, Owner at Manakau Lodge

          Thank you for your great review. I am so pleased to know you enjoyed so much about your stay, and thank you for your very kind compliments. We deeply appreciate you coming to visit this year, and look forward to a future opportunity to host...More

          Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

          Manakau Lodge is impressive in every regard! Neil, the proprietor, is a charming host (and BTW, a very accomplished photographer). He goes all out for his guests!! We were traveling with two dear friends. Both of our rooms were spacious, comfortable, beautifully decorated with all...More

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          Response from ManakauLodge, Owner at Manakau Lodge

          Thank you for your very generous words. It was a pleasure having you to stay and I very much enjoyed our conversation. Delighted too that the rest of your trip was such a success! You must come back and visit when we are fully fixed...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Air Conditioning
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          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$191 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
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          SimonTalbot-Williams
          I'm thinking of visiting NZ with family next year. Obviously Manakau features high on our list because of the v high ranking. However, even one terrible review provides an issue for us. Firstly a query for the reviewer is this review based entirely on your financial loss as a result of your own incompetence at not taking out Travel Insurance or do you actually know something all the other reviewers don't? Secondly, to other reviewers, do you consider this terrible review has blanket validity across all the categories and if not, was there any part of the offering provided by Manakau which could have prompted any disquiet particularly in regard to any financial matters.
          9 January 2015|
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          Response from ManakauLodge | Property representative |
          Thank you for your interest in this issue. The review under discussion was malicious in its intent and has been removed by TripAdvisor at our request.
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