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Austin Heights Scenic Bed & Breakfast

19 Austin Street Kaikoura Peninsula, Kaikoura 7300 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
4.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews new zealand pier restaurant southern alps nice walk lovely hosts wonderful stay good size comfortable bed lynn fridge mountains views headland ocean
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This is the home of John and Lynn. The two letting units are on the upper level, with amazing views of the ocean to one side and mountains to the other. This has to be one of the nicest kept properties we have ever visited....More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank shjig
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Very comfortable room, gorgeous views and John & Lyn are such lovely hosts - really nice to get to know them over breakfast. And from the B&B it's a nice walk down to either the Pier restaurant or Green Dolphin (both of which we ate...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The grounds and facilities are immaculate. The rooms are well maintained and stocked. The views of the southern alps and the ocean are excellent. The proprietors couldn’t be nicer or more helpful. Good breakfast.

Date of stay: February 2018
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here on our way through to Nelson. What was meant to be a 1 night stop-over turned into a 3 night stay in kaikoura thanks to John and Lyn! The most hospitable of people who've thought of absolutely everything to...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Justin P
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Lesley and I cannot fault our stay at Austin Heights,great accommodation,fantastic hosts made us feel really welcome,gardens are kept beautiful,spotlessly clean,great breakfast what more could you ask for Thankyou

Date of stay: January 2018
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Austin Heights is situated on the Kaikoura Peninsula where it is peaceful and commands a stunning Panoramic view of the Kaikoura Mountain ranges, Pacific Ocean & Coastline. Only a five minute drive from the town More center and all local attractions. Like the Whale-watch, Dolphin & Seal Encounters, handy to the beautiful Peninsula Coastal walkway & the Seal Colony. Lovely, spacious & sunny, apartments with a lovely decor, excellent quality beds. Opening directly out onto a long balcony with a Panoramic view of the Mountains & Pacific Ocean. Own kitchenette, fridge, microwave, tea & fresh plunger coffee facilities. Private entrances & parking space. Austin Heights is surrounded in prize-winning Gardens. Lynne & John your friendly Kiwi Hosts have 18 years experience running their B&B and will make you welcome to Austin Heights. A continental & cooked breakfast is included in tariff. Free WIFI. Complimentary pick-up & deliver to the bus or train with prior notice. Laundry facilities available Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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US$156 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$156 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
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"We chose Mount Fiffy room which was quite good"
14 Sep 2017
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"Choose an upstairs room because the views are so breathtaking and unique, you're just not going get..."
18 Jan 2016
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"Beware of extra charges. 200 MB Free Wi-Fi"
21 Jan 2015
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"Ask for a room with a view."
17 Nov 2014
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