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    Lyell Creek Lodge

    193 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    • Excellent30%
    • Very good41%
    • Average11%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible11%
    7 Apr 2015
    “Value for Money!”
    30 Jan 2015
    “Good value for money, but not cleaned regularly”
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    Reviewed 20 May 2010

    The place appeared clean and tidy but my bed was riddled with BED BUGS. so much so i have over 50 bites on one arm alone. I was in a twin room so moved to the other bed as i couldnt find the duty manager....More

    Thank tina529008
    Response from Lyellcreeklodge, Manager at Lyell Creek LodgeResponded 2 September 2010

    We can not work out the reason for this review, we pride our selves on being a cozy clean Lodge and have NEVER had a problem with bed bugs. Since this review we have fully renovated the inside of our lodge including new carpet, curtains,...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2009

    Lyell Creek Lodge is a short drive from town and the whale watching tour. We only stayed one night so spent limited time at the hostel but I found it to be clean and comfortable. We were offered a cheaper rate due to some renovations...More

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    Reviewed 27 January 2009

    My wife and stayed at Lyell Creek Lodge for 2 nights during our visit to Kaikoura and loved it. The rooms and facilities were spotless and appreciated the extra little touches, such as the Minties (sweets) on the pillows. Jonny the manger was very friendly...More

    1  Thank AussieJohn33
    Reviewed 31 March 2007

    On the upside, the staff were really nice and friendly and it seemed safe enough. And the kitchen facilities were also good. These aside, this place was one of the worst I have stayed in and I have travelled a lot. My husband and I...More

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    Reviewed 3 October 2004

    My boyfriend and I just left Kaikoura after staying at Lyell Creek Lodge for 2 nights in a beautiful double room with views of the amazing snow capped mountains out of a great picture window and views of the sea out of the other window!...More

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    Quality Backpackers for the independent & mobile traveler. Small, clean, quiet & homely. Mountain views and a peaceful garden & creek area. Eight private rooms, three with en-suite bathrooms. Two fully equipped kitchens. Log fire in lounge, off-street parking. TV & heaters in all rooms. Wireless & internet access. Guests laundry facilities. Free use of mountain bikes & BBQ cooker. Winter specials / discounts. All linen provided including towels & soap. Complimentary hot drinks. Relax & unwind in beautiful Kaikoura.
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    "Even though it's about 15 mins walk from town, it has the benefit of being in a quiet location."
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