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Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night at the Inn The Bay B&B as part of our four week road trip around New Zealand. Luke and Kylie could not have been more helpful in making sure we were met at the B&B when we arrived, suggesting places to go and places to eat. The B&B is on the waterfront and it is an... More 

Thank greentractor
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at 'Inn the Bay' for one night in July and wish we had planned to stay longer! Kylie met us as we arrived which was a lovely welcome. She was able to recommend places to eat and a few walks that we could go on. The room was amazing, lots of space and a huge bathroom with a... More 

Thank Matthew C
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were in Kaikoura for the whale watch experience, having found the Whaleway Station (seriously) we needed to find accomodation for the night prior to our trip. We spotted this place and it sort of appealed, so, a knock on the door and we were shown the room etc which was fabulous, mine hosts offered us a welcome coffee in... More 

Thank Carl J
Leicester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Just stayed here for one night on my way through Kaikoura. Beautifully situated property right on the front. a little way away from the main town - but i take this as a plus - lovely and quiet. very near to dolphin encounter and seal colony. Hosts very helpful and chatty which was lovely as i was travelling alone. Room... More 

Thank Kim L
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52 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This B&B is directly across the street from the waterfront and about a 7-minute walk from the heart of downtown Kaikoura, so it's very conveniently located. A spacious room, homemade bread at breakfast, and a friendly host added to the charm. Assigned parking directly behind the building.

Thank ScandiScot
Hampshire, England
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584 reviews
147 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We only stayed one night in the small town but liked this B&B. Our room was very big and comfortable with a huge walk in shower. The location is not bad on the sea front about 15/20 minutes walk from the centre of town along the seafront Kylie the owner was a delight and made us feel really welcome and... More 

Thank Mike48
Singapore, Singapore
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016

My wife and I had an absolutely delightful and amazing stay at this beautiful B&B. Kylie and Luke were fantastic hosts who were really friendly and helpful. We looked forward to having our breakfast every morning upstairs where we could take in the magnificent views of Kaikoura. Kylie was such a gracious host and we really enjoyed chatting with her... More 

Thank Pipetius
Kaikoura, New Zealand
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17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

What a wonderfully friendly, helpful and welcoming couple. Nice large room and a super position for the house right on the beach road , near enough to walk to the town centre but far enough away to miss the noise and bustle. Nothing Easton much trouble and Kylie and Luke made it a real home from home. Don't look anywhere... More 

Thank rdjdavies915
Alexandria, Virginia
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54 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016

A little bit outside of town, but right across the street from the water. The views are fantastic and we even had a visit from some Dolphins. The room was big and tastefully decorated, and the walk in shower was awesome. Kylie was a great hostess, making homemade bread and jams for breakfast.

Thank Jessica H
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32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The young couple that owns this property is very gracious. He is local, and she is from Christchurch. They both work other jobs but could not be more welcoming. They spent plenty of time with us and gave us lots of local advice. Our accommodation was gorgeous and ground floor. Breakfast was upstairs in the family area. We did the... More 

Thank Charly T

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Additional Information about Inn the Bay Bed & Breakfast

Address: 196 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: €101 - €133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Inn the Bay Bed & Breakfast 4*
Number of rooms: 2
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“Sea view right on the bay!”
 of 5 bubbles 724carlj, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Only has two rooms so book early!”
 of 5 bubbles howardm951, 21 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles S8248VQalanc, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the en suite.”
 of 5 bubbles CarolizB, 27 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Room at the rear was really quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Jules315978, 5 Jan 2015 | Read review
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