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6 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand See on map
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

We were served by a surly barman wearing filthy track pants - ordered 2 x half dozen Bluff Oysters 6 natural and 6 Kilpatrick. The oysters were nowhere near fresh and the Kilpatrick topping looked like someone had vomited on the oysters, and tasted pretty...More

Thank PeterOzNz
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Across the road from our motel (La Rochelle - recommended) The Grand Hotel is a misnomer, it should be called Eric’s Pub after the proprietor. He greeted us from the bar and recognising our accents (aussies) immediately got cheeky! Bar menu was good, food good,...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018

For our sole evening in Akaroa, we decided to eat at a major hotel, 'The Grand Hotel', but it was not as expected. The dining room was closed for the evening, and the alternative dining area by the bar, was full and noisy. We were...More

Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

...what a great evening we had at the Grand Hotel - dinner in the casual sports bar restaurant. We received top service from Eric the barman and enjoyed probably the best seafood meal we have had for a very long time. Fried Bluff oysters &...More

Thank KATOF19
Reviewed 14 May 2018

This is a typical rural town hotel with a lot of history. The service in the restaurant was very friendly and efficient, and the presentation and food was really excellent. You will be surprised at just how good the service and food are at this...More

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If you’re looking for a hotel in Akaroa, look no further than The Grand Hotel Akaroa. Akaroa More Lighthouse (1.7 km), located nearby, makes The Grand Hotel Akaroa a great place to stay for those interested in visiting this popular Akaroa landmark. The property features a pool and a lounge to make your visit even more pleasant. Guests arriving by vehicle have access to free parking. Also, getting online is possible, as The Grand Hotel Akaroa offers internet access. During your visit, be sure to check out one of Akaroa's popular fish and chips restaurants such as Ma Maison Restaurant & Bar, The Trading Rooms Restaurant and Pantry, and Akaroa Fish and Chips, all a short distance from The Grand Hotel Akaroa. Plus, during your trip, don't forget to check out a surfing and windsurfing destination, such as Akaroa Surf Safaris. The staff at The Grand Hotel Akaroa looks forward to serving you during your upcoming visit. Less
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Free Parking
Room Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
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Response from CK61 | Reviewed this property |
the Grand Hotel at the top of the main street heading to Christchurch is your place. Big screen TV and a friendly barman Eric will look after visitors.
Room Tips
"We stayed in room number 9 best nights sleep in a hotel ever!"
23 Jul 2017
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"We had rooms that didn't face the road on the top floor and was very quiet."
24 Apr 2017
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"Don't go there if you to get good service."
16 Apr 2017
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"Corner suites along the patio for easy access to large outdoor patio and windows on both sides."
4 Apr 2016
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