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    Panorama Motel

    266 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    • Excellent30%
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    Free Wifi
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    11 - 15 of 169 reviews

    Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

    Location of the motel is just across the street from Kaikoura beach (which is however not suitable for swimming, quite rocky). Clean rooms, enough space. Kitchenette equipped with a fridge, microwave and cooker. Very nice and pleasant owner. The only down side was no WiFi.

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    Reviewed 3 November 2016

    Looked around and took a room in this 40 year old 2-story motel. All was good but it is dated and not at all modern, especially the shower and its room. Nothing wrong, just tired. Studio for us that worked fine and we had our...More

    Thank n6ta
    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    We had a studio unit upstairs. It was clean and had great views - great for a one night stay. The balcony was good for sitting out on but the plastic chairs were old, cracked and I was scared to sit on them in case...More

    Thank Christine T
    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    Stayed here for two nights, in a room with a double bed and a foldout couch. The units are compact and functional. The motel is constructed in the lockwood style, with a lot of exposed wood. Our room had all we needed with a good...More

    Thank 62Peter1952
    Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

    Stayed for one night from big ride. Nice views, glasses in cupboard not clean. Nice owners they lets dogs stay so might be a positive for some but not me. Big point of interest is the views just amazing worth the $$$$.....

    Thank Robert T
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 118 - US$ 136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
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    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
    • Also Known As
    • Panorama Hotel Kaikoura ,
    • Panorama Motel Kaikoura
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    Room Tips
    "Seemed like all rooms had good views but the top floors ones would have been better."
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    "we were on the second floor loved it."
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    "I think every room offers exceptional view across the bay."
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    "We selected a ground-level room which gave us easier access to the beach"
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