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Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

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Traveller (37)
Room & Suite (15)
Pool & Beach (2)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“spa bath”(23 reviews)
“the main road”(14 reviews)
“state highway”(7 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
4 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
16-18 Churchill Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
23 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsspa baththe main roadstate highwaymodern motelroad noiselight sleeperovernight stopgood sizewould definitely stay here againfull kitchenswimming poolwhale watchingbars and restaurantscouple of nightstown centretwo bedroom apartmentfirst floor
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed for one night so I could do the Whale Watch which the town is famous for. The room was comfortable with a separate bathroom with a spa bath. It’s nice and clean and modern looking. Fast internet also. Had a room close to the...More

Thank Kuryus
Reviewed 12 April 2018

We stopped here for one night in order to take in a whale watch cruise on our 3-week road trip around NZ. We had a large double room which came with all the usual features including a well lit en suite with a spa bath....More

Thank gvh67
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Good sized room with separate bedroom, clean and comfortable and only a short walk from the town centre. Helpful owner made good recommendations for local restaurants. What I found a LITTLE off putting were the rules and regulations contained in the motels guest information pack....More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We stayed at the Gateway Motor Lodge in Kaikoura for two nights. The room was spacious, clean, and comfortable. The owners were extremely helpful when we ran into a potential problem involving intercity coach schedules, calling our travel agent (we did not have a phone)...More

Thank Mitch R
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We had an upstairs 2 bedroom apartment which was quite spacious and with a full kitchen and nice balcony with a great view of the mountains. Everywhere was very clean and beds comfortable. Nice big bathroom and shower cubicle. The complex is well maintained including...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$87 - US$165 (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
Details
Price range
US$87 - US$165 (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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Room & Suite (15)
Pool & Beach (2)
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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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