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Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

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All reviewsspa baththe main roadstate highwaymodern motelroad noiseclose to townlight sleeperovernight stopgood sizegreat place to staywould definitely stay here againfull kitchenswimming poolwhale watchingshort walkbars and restaurantscouple of nights
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

We stayed in Kaikoura only 6 weeks after the Earthquake. The town has suffered but they are still rebuilding and we are so glad we didn't cancel our trip. We stayed for 4 days. Some shops and restaurants and pubs were still closed but we...More

Thank W957HUdave
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We recently stayed at the Gateway Motor Lodge Kaikoura. Post earthquake the Owners have done a fabulous job of having the motel rooms in Great order. Nice and clean, close to town - just a short walk and everything we needed. The owners were helpful...More

Thank bobbinp
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The motel is on the Christchurch highway and close to the West End shopping area and walking distance to the restaurants on the Beach Road.Comfortable bed,free high speed internet,cooking facilities,crockery and cutlery,good bathroom and above all very helpful and courteous Manager Ms.Kathy,ably assisted by Mr.Jeff...More

Thank Sampath N
Reviewed 6 November 2016

It's nice and clean. I like that it has light heater in the bathroom. You can cook in room. They also have a coffee press pot with ground coffee bean for you. Some rooms can see snowcap mountain view.

Thank Worakhun B
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

One night stay and very happy. Slightly out of town so transport advisable but young folk could walk to town. Hosts are knowledgeable and helpful. Clean and good rooms. If your unit faces the room it can get a little loud from trucks going past...More

Thank Horst G
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$88 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$88 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
#4 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Rooms set back from the main road will be quieter"
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"Rooms 1-3 and 8-10 back onto the main road but there was no problem with traffic noise."
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"we stayed at room 15, 2nd floor. It is a two rooms suite, can fit a family with 2 kids."
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"Choose a unit away from the stairs"
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