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Hapuku Carriages

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
1 night minimum
Private Room
B & B is in a restored railway carriage Guests come into house for breakfast, full continental and fully cooked 2 minutes walk to the beach Enjoy having a hot bath under a thousand stars! Peaceful location with a driving distance of 8 minutes to town ...B & B is in a restored railway carriage Guests come into house for breakfast, full continental and fully cooked 2 minutes walk to the beach Enjoy having a hot bath under a thousand stars! Peaceful location with a driving distance of 8 minutes to town More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Check in time is between 2pm and 8pm only. Thank you
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Mike G
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed 13 November 2019

We were drawn in by the novelty of staying in a railway carriage, but Mike has made sure that everything you could possibly want is provided for, making great use of the space and using vintage railway objects in novel and thoughtful ways. It was...More

Date of stay: November 2019
Thank RichardsK4582PL
Reviewed 12 February 2019

The photo of the carriage with the Kaikoura Alps in the background is not Photoshopped. What you see is what you get. Admittedly there was no snow when we visited in February, but what a great location and charming, well-thought out 'room.' The finish and...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Kenny P
Storyteller678152, VR Owner at Hapuku Carriages, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019

Thanks Guys it was great having you stay hope the rest of your trip is great and memorable Mike & Susie-lee

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Reviewed 18 January 2019

We absolutely loved our stay here! The carriage was so unique and fun. Comfy bed, awesome shower and beautiful sound of the ocean. Mike and susie-Lee have thought of everything and are amazing hosts and are the loveliest couple. The breakfast is to die for...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Travelerchloe1
Storyteller678152, VR Owner at Hapuku Carriages, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2019

Hi Guys It was awesome having you stay loved our talks at breakfast hope to see yous in London one day Thanks Mike & Susie-lee

Reviewed 22 November 2018

I had great expectations for our stay at Hapuku Carriages but our stay totally exceeded them. It was a very unique experience and certainly the most memorable stay in our 6 week trip to New Zealand. Mike was a great host and I would recommend...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Andy B
Storyteller678152, VR Owner at Hapuku Carriages, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

Thanks Andy It was great having you stay with us and we hope to see you back sometime All the best Mike & Susie-lee

Reviewed 28 January 2018

From the moment you arrive you feel right at home. The attention to detail in the carriage decor, the outdoor bath area and wee treats on arrival all make for a magical stay. We can’t thank you enough for making our stay so enjoyable. We...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank LauraS14653
Management response:Responded 29 January 2018

Thanks guys it was great having you stay hope to see you back again sometime

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Books
Central Heating
Deck
Internet Access
Hot Tub
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Telephone
Towels Provided
TV
Water Views
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
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Does this rental have a private beach?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
6kms north of Kaikoura right on the beach can be found on google maps quite little village great mountian views private outdoor bath New Zealand CDs & DVDs also New Zealand books Great parking Very Safe Kaikoura has whale watching Dophin swimming Seal swimming tramping great bars & restaurants Shopping of all kinds Fishing Sking in winter
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