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    Cave Rock Guest House

    16 Esplanade | Sumner, Christchurch 8081, New Zealand
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    “first floor” (2 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 28 February 2017

    We stayed at the Cave Rock Guest House (the name refers to an iconic rock formation immediately in front on the beach) for 4 days whilst visiting family, and exploring the Banks Peninsula. We had the use of both rooms, the kitchenette, the balcony area,...More

    Thank roydwhittington
    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    Just returned from an amazing holiday in Christchurch NZ. Stayed in the Cave Rock Guest House located on the esplanade in Sumner. We had the first floor apartment and it was stunning with amazing views of the fabulous beach and the Pacific Ocean is literally...More

    Thank HappyHoppys
    Response from Gayle E, Owner at Cave Rock Guest HouseResponded 4 February 2017

    Thanks so much for your lovely comments, it's nice to know we have happy guests, perhaps we will see you again some time soon. thanks again. Regards Gayle

    Reviewed 15 May 2010

    We stayed 3 nights in this lovely B&B. The room was large and beautifully furnished and decorated. We were on the first floor with a view of the beach & surrounding buildings. The ensuite bathroom was quite spacious - we would have liked a shelf...More

    1  Thank ChumOz
    Reviewed 14 March 2010

    Our hosts were really terrific, helpful, and made us feel right at home! Thank you to our early wake up call on the tsunami warning. Luckily, It did not happen! They have never had a warning ever!!!! Their home is situated amongst condo's, however it...More

    Thank stoltzfuzz
    Reviewed 25 February 2010

    We recently travelled with our 16 month old baby through the south island of NZ and generally received a lukewarm reception from most restaurants and hotels. However, Gayle and Norm at Cave Rock welcomed us and our baby warmly to their beautiful home and were...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 64 - US$ 142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    mrc0lm
    9 November 2016|
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    Hello and thank you for your email. Unfortunately, we are fully booked from 4th - 10th December - I am sorry we cannot help. Regards Gayle
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    "Two rooms, but only one with a permanent double bed."
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