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Willowbank Motel

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183 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300 New Zealand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Family Rooms
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed in this Motel for one night which we booked online so once we arrived it was too late, the room felt dirty and damp. Also I felt as though I didn't want to leave any valuables in the room when we weren't there...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank gwendolineofPerth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Damp, Dated and Overpriced In desperate need of renovation, had a strong damp smell in one of the bedrooms. Rooms were old and tired, not a nice place to stay. Price should be half what is advertised and I would strongly recommend checking your rooms...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Dean_blue44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a two night stay during our tiki tour whilst holidaying from the UK. This motel is unkept. It smells damp, mouldy, it’s un clean and not fit for purpose. The facilities are not clean enough to use, we had to eat out because we...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Fionasylvester
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two nights stay in beautiful Kaikoura with visiting family from UK marred by a very below par motel stay here. Initially given room 4. The double room at the back smelled so strongly of damp, behind the beds hadn't been vacuumed in how long?. Kitchen...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank LouB1234
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

We just needed a place for one night while passing through Kaikoura so I didn't mind booking a less-expensive place that is older. The good things: friendly staff, location easy to reach though a bit far for walking to the sights, large room, amenities as...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Restaurant
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$87 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Willowbank Hotel Kaikoura
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$87 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Willowbank Hotel Kaikoura
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (13)
Dining (3)
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"If the room that we stayed in is any example ..... None."
gwendolineofPerth
6 days ago
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"The rooms were mostly studio apartments and all similar"
Southlandrover
8 Apr 2016
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"Rooms suffer from noise when local fire station sirens goes off - day or night."
BerkshireTravelHog
14 Feb 2016
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"If light sleeper you would want a room near the back of the property as it is on State Highway 1."
Margm50
16 Jan 2016
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