We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
27/8/2017 28/8/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments

    126 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    27/8/2017 28/8/2017
    Traveller (16)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Heritage Hanmer Springs
    693 reviews
    #8 of 21 hotels in Hanmer Springs
     
    Sunrise Lodge
    49 reviews
    #11 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Admiral Court Motel
    95 reviews
    #9 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    The White Morph Heritage Collection
    418 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good41%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Heritage Hanmer Springs
    693 reviews
    #8 of 21 hotels in Hanmer Springs
     
    Sunrise Lodge
    49 reviews
    #11 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Admiral Court Motel
    95 reviews
    #9 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    The White Morph Heritage Collection
    418 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Rooms
    27 Aug28 Aug
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kaikoura hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "f5065a98282440c9b3428b4741c5bd86", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":590028,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"f5065a98282440c9b3428b4741c5bd86","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImY1MDY1YTk4MjgyNDQwYzliMzQyOGI0NzQxYzViZDg2IiwiQUlLIjoiMjUzMWY4OWQ2ODAwNDYwYzk1NzUwNTk3NmVkMmJlNjMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "27/08/2017", "checkOut": "28/08/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (102)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages
    There are newer reviews for Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments
    See the most recent reviews

    31 - 35 of 98 reviews

    Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

    On our way to christchurch, we were both getting pretty tired so decided to stop in Kaikoura. The town was pretty quiet.This was around 10pm at night. Stopped at one motel that had vacancy sign up, lights out and doors locked. As we had stayed...More

    1  Thank xcows
    Reviewed 17 September 2015

    My friends and I had travelled on a road trip from North Island to South Island for two weeks. Waterfront was definitely the most best apartment throughout our journey. We did a jog to the Seal Colony and the view was spectacular.

    1  Thank duncan_chan
    Reviewed 30 June 2015

    Our apartment had a lovely sea view from the balcony, but unfortunately the bed was cold with hard pillows so not a great nights sleep. The kitchen was well equipped, compact laundry facilities in a cupboard which could not close due to the washing machine.

    Thank Diane H
    Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

    Stunning! Came into Kaikoura late & with nothing booked, Mandy was so accommodating & friendly! Lots of suggestions on where to eat & local attractions. Room was large & right on the beachfront, very comfortable bed & the bath was lovely & deep. VERY clean....More

    1  Thank Scammersbeware
    Reviewed 26 May 2015

    To a large degree this review is based on the unit we had. We were greeted by a very cheerful and friendly hostess, had very quick check in, and were given a map of the area .The map was explained to us and lots of...More

    Thank Peter F
    Heritage Hanmer Springs
    693 reviews
    #8 of 21 hotels in Hanmer Springs
     
    Sunrise Lodge
    49 reviews
    #11 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    Admiral Court Motel
    95 reviews
    #9 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    The White Morph Heritage Collection
    418 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$101 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Cancelon, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
    • Also Known As
    • Waterfront Apartments Kaikoura
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (16)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (17)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    Sunrise Lodge
    49 reviews
    1.95 km away
     
    The White Morph Heritage Collection
    418 reviews
    .22 km away
     
    Admiral Court Motel
    95 reviews
    1.38 km away
     
    Heritage Hanmer Springs
    693 reviews
    71.38 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Pier Hotel Restaurant
    573 reviews
    1.29 km away
    Green Dolphin Restaurant & Bar
    1,012 reviews
    1.31 km away
    Coopers Catch Kaikoura
    375 reviews
    1.21 km away
    Kaikoura Indian Restaurant&Cafe
    87 reviews
    1.43 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway
    754 reviews
    .86 km away
    Ohau Point Seal Colony
    911 reviews
    .99 km away
    Kaikoura i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
    243 reviews
    .83 km away
    Kaikoura Marine Aquarium
    56 reviews
    1.37 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Street frontage if you want a sea views"
    Read review
    "Close upper floor units for maximum privacy."
    Read review
    "Upper floor rooms probably give you the best views but ground floor are good too"
    Read review
    "Be careful the studios for two people are small and out the back."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing