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Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

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Pool
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Outdoor pool
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Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
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All reviews spa bath the main road state highway road noise light sleeper overnight stop great place to stay whale watching short walk would definitely stay here again full kitchen swimming pool stayed nights room was spacious town centre continental breakfast per night
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Quite dusty, dated, and the rooms were a bit too small to even open a suitcase. A lot of light came in even when the curtains were closed, and there was a lot of noise in the area. The windows did not open, so it...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank YoavZ16
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We stayed for a couple of nights so that we could go whale watching and have a look around Kaikoura. This motel proved to be a great choice. Very friendly reception and loads of information and advice as to how to get the best out...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank Rob099
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here on a Wednesday in February so we could go on a whale watch trip. We were originally booked in for 2 nights but the November earthquake made us change our plans as SH1 is closed down to Kaikoura from Blenheim; so we...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Steve-K-0000
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is a modern motel at the top of a hill, so well away from the waterfront but handy 5-minute walk down the hill to town. It's on the main highway but the room was not noisy - it is not that busy at the...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank Brollywood
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We stayed in the two bedroom apartment and were very happy with everything about this cute little motel. Rooms were spotless, bathroom adequate for three people and the beds very comfortable. The owner was delightful and gave us helpful ideas about what to do in...More

Date of stay: November 2016
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"This motel was quiet."
S1994WBchristineh
8 Oct 2018
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"The rooms in the front row (overlooking the office & pool) would have better mountain views (snowy..."
CCNE37
22 Sep 2018
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"Rooms set back from the main road will be quieter"
gvh67
12 Apr 2018
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"Rooms 1-3 and 8-10 back onto the main road but there was no problem with traffic noise."
455RichardH
27 Mar 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$116 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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kaikoura gateway hotel
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionKaikoura
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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