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Beachcomber Motel

Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent5%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor31%
  • Terrible10%
23 Feb 2017
“A surprising gem”
13 Feb 2016
“Older Motel which may suit budget conscious traveler”
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What's included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
3 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
169 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
15 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

When I drove past the motel appearances were that I had booked us into a dump. The entrance was unkempt, and it looked a little run down. While the decor and the buildings could've done with a spruce up, the unit was large, comfortable, clean...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2016

Beachcomber Motel is an older motel. They offer under cover parking for cars or off street parking. The units are in need of a major refurbish being of 1970's style. The mirror is behind you when at the hands basin, the door locks by key...More

Thank coaster2
Reviewed 20 October 2015

This motel is close to all the wonders people love about the area - whales, seals, dolphins, walking and your pets are welcome too. Free parking and there is under-cover parking as well. Supermarket nearby and I have been advised that bit by bit the...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2015

Time for the Bull Dozer Folks. Dirty, Old and uncomfortable. I'm not sure what I can say about this place. Kaikoura is a lovely place but this really lets the side down. There are much better motels in Kaikoura at a similar price.

Reviewed 3 March 2015

Very, very tired motel. Such a pity. Comfortable bed but interior shocking so sad to see. Motel on the market so no money is being spent on interior. Unfortunately we paid for what we got. Would not stay there again.

Thank nannie48
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Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Laundry Service
Price range
US$87 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
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New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
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"There are only 4 rooms available so the choice is easy."
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"Pay a little more you do pay for what you get...this time anyway"
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"The end room towards the exit would be the quietest."
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"All rooms were the same, all had beautiful views of Mount Fyffe."
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