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The Point Bed and Breakfast

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We offer you a warm and friendly welcome to our home. Enjoy the quietness and the special location of this beautiful 125 year old farmhouse. Our unique location offers you picturesque views overlooking the sea and the speculator Seaward Kaikoura mountain range. Surrounded by the beauty of the sea and farmland (part of the Kaikoura peninsula) we are ideally situated for walking around the Kaikoura Peninsula, the Seal colony, Fyffe House and 4 km from the town centre and sightseeing activities. Our two guest rooms have comfortable queen beds, TV (Freeview TV) and their own private ensuite. We have free wireless broadband Internet service available and a lounge for guest use ( board games and books to peruse). Our property is surrounded by gardens which you are more than welcome to walk around or sit and enjoy. Our tariff includes a continental breakfast consisting of 5 cereals, fresh fruit, peaches, yogurt, tea & coffee, orange juice, toast, home made spreads and farm eggs on toast. At The Point we operate a daily Sheep Shearing Show, show times 1-30pm and 4pm( during the winter months please check show times). In Kaikoura we are spoilt for choice with a vast number of restaurants to choose from; within 10-15 minutes walk we have two of Kaikoura's top restaurants and the local seaside BBQ's.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super house in a superb location. Room was fine, breakfast acceptable. Stayed during 'the Races'. Hostess was out till late and had left instructions to let ourselves in. Making tea, almost ready for bed, when greeted with smiles and quite chatty. Next morning, hardly a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank readysteadyteddy
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a spontaneous trip to Christchurch in June this year (2 adults) with plans to see Christchurch, head up to Kaikoura and follow the ocean up to Nelson then down to Christchurch through the centre. The roads were still severely affected by the 2011...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Megan C
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We visited kaikoura for two nights and stayed at the point bed and breakfast. The owners are very welcoming and friendly. It's situated on a sheep farm. But more of a tourist attraction than a farm. The room is small but very comfortable with a...More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank Jamie c
Reviewed 18 January 2016

The Point is a delightful place to stay, a large bungalow in the classic colonial style, overlooking the sea in a very scenic location. Our room was very well-appointed, with a lovely outlook onto the garden, with a large and stylish bathroom. The bed was...More

Date of stay: January 2016
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Reviewed 19 November 2015

We liked this B&B, although it has just an adequate breakfast and the room is a little small. But, it was very clean and tidy. The hosts are not big conversationalists, but many people prefer that. There was a great deal of noise from barking...More

Date of stay: November 2015
Thank LoriF757
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"We had the room at the front - views to the garden and across the bay"
5 Sep 2017
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"Front room has oceanview"
10 Oct 2015
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"Great View, Cosy Accommodation, Romantic Room, Beautiful Location"
21 Apr 2015
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"Ask for front room - refuse rear room!"
11 Jan 2015
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US$112 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionKaikoura
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