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The Factory

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spend a lovely afternoon and night at The Factory. We were warmly welcomed by Janet and immediately impressed by the original and colorful interior design! The location is perfect to relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery at your doorstep. We really enjoyed drinking a...More

Thank Julie V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Factory is the perfect combination of luxury and great hosting. It provides beautiful stylish accommodation, that is well equipped, comfortable and has lots of thoughtful touches. Janet and Paul are fantastic hosts. Breakfast was not only absolutely delicious but also interesting and varied. We...More

Thank MarelleDW
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

The Factory has become one of our favorite places in all of New Zealand! It has it all - very stylish accommodation, beautiful scenery, perfect location, amazing food, and genuine Kiwi hospitality. Paul and Janet are incredible hosts - they made us feel at home...More

Thank chitownadventure
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 6 January 2018

Thanks so much for this lovely review of your stay with us. It was great to have you back again and so glad we could help Dave with a replacement lens courtesy of our friend Neil. Looking forward to seeing some photos of the rest...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The Factory, Kaikoura was without question the most charming and lovely place we stayed in all of our two weeks in New Zealand. In fact, it may well be amongst the finest bed & breakfasts anywhere in the world. I know that sounds like a...More

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Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 5 January 2018

Wow! What can we say but thank you for this wonderful review! We feel very humbled that you took so much time and effort to share your experience here at The Factory. We loved having you all here and hope the rest of your special...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Our stay at the Factory was everything one would want in an accommodation. A family style place for the five of us that had both the feeling of home (including a great back yard to play ball) and all the amenities of a great hotel....More

Thank isabelledemenge
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 6 January 2018

How wonderful - thank you so much for your review! It was fun to have you all here and hope the rest of your trip went well. Cheers

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$349 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$349 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (95)
Pool & Beach (22)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (9)
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cottagelake
27 September 2015|
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Response from Janet B | Property representative |
There are 2 cats in the main house. They are not allowed anywhere near the guest wing and they know it. We have done that just for anybody with allergies. We have had lots stay who have been allergic to cats and we haven't... More
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"one suite only"
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"All 3 rooms a beautiful"
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"This is a wonderfully restore cheese factory!"
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