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“free laundry”(4 reviews)
“pet pig”(3 reviews)
“the kitchen”(10 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Pets Allowed
Located on the Kaikoura Peninsula with sea and mountain views just 500 metres from State Highway One. Barnacle Bills offers 2 styles of accommodation. A comfortable, modern cottage sleeping up to 5 people and a family/group lodge sleeping up to 8 people. Both are fully self contained...
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86 Scarborough Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
40 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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All reviewsfree laundrypet pigthe kitchenbeautiful cottagepretty gardenlovely placefelt like homepeninsula walkcomfortable stayperfect stayfew minutes drivetwo night stayshort stayclose to townstayed for nightsnew zealandliz
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Love the views from the cottage over the sea and snow capped mountains.Sunset was amazing and can't wait for sunrise in the morning. The room was lovely and clean with an aromatherapy thingy magig smoking away in the corner. Host Liz is lovely. Highly recommend.

Thank Carolyn E
Reviewed 21 May 2018

First impressions are important. From the moment we arrived we felt welcome. Liz is a great hostess. The cottage is comfortable, clean and tastefully decorated. The kitchen is extremely well equipped. The garden is beautiful and the pet pig very friendly. There are pleasant walks...More

Thank Mcconachiejean
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Wow, what a beautiful cottage with breathtaking view. The house was very clean. We stayed for 3 nights. We would have loved to stay longer. The whales and dolphins were fantastic. We travelled for 6 weeks in NZ, This was our favorite cottage. Liz is...More

Thank astrid700
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Our only disappointment was that we couldn't stay longer. We loved out time at Barnacle Bills a fabulous accommodation, not only affording terrific views but being well appointed with everything you could need for a comfortable stay. The area is spacious, homely, peaceful and we...More

1  Thank Allgoodthyngs
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the cottage at Barnacle Bills. It was extremely comfortable and homely and was a key ingredient in a memrabke visit to this beautiful area. We would highly recommend a stay and would be delighted to return if we visited again.

Thank David M
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$154 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$154 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Great views, awesome host"
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"All are perfect."
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"Quiet country side setting. Very peaceful."
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"Cottage was very comfortable"
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