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Reviewed 12 December 2014

This was a great little place at a value, with thoughtful, helpful management, to boot! We checked in (no reservation) and were given good dining advice. We started a load of laundry knowing the laundry room would be closed when we returned from dinner and that we would need to deal with it in the a.m.. The manager put our...

1Thank Beth H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2014

We stayed here for three nights, and for us it was perfect. The room was large and comfortable with good kitchen and decent shower room. It's not the very best view in Kaikoura but we could still see mountains and the sea, and it's a good 20 minute walk from the town centre. But right over the road is the...

1Thank SamBurstin
Reviewed 12 August 2014

What a lovely motel super friendly staff awesome view great pub food was fantastic. The unit was really nice after the drive from Picton comfy beds, nice and warm. kaikoura is such pretty spot the seals were in no hurry just a short walk from the motel would recommend this location thanks again.

Thank Richard A
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2014

This is a basic motel, at a basic price. It's OK. The rooms aren't particularly modern, but they are at least warm, large and comfortable. It's not really easy walking distance from the centre of Kaikoura. The only major irritation is wifi that requires you to stand outside in the car park...

1Thank Dee V
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2014

This was our sixth overnight stay on a south island roadtrip,staying with my cousin in Christchurch who I hadn't seen since 1966,so lot of catching up to do! Great location and friendly staff,food was very good and general atmosphere very relaxing,would have like two nights there ideally

Thank peter i l
Victor Harbor, Australia
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Our overnight in beautiful Kaikoura was more memorable due to our stay @ Admiral Court. Welcoming owners, spacious, well appointed and warm (important that night) studio. The appalling weather was offset by a great seafood dinner @ nearby historic hotel. Within walking distance .. even better.

Thank 5faye_
Dunsborough, Australia
Reviewed 31 March 2014

We arrived late(ish), to a sign posted on the reception door which said “[My name], Sorry I and not hear to meet and greet you. Your unit is 3 downstairs. Your key, wi-fi and milk is in the room. Call me on 0800 xxx xxx if you have any problems. Otherwise see you in the morning. Thank you, Karla”. There’s...

Thank Peter C
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 March 2014

We had stayed at this motel about four years ago and were happy to stay again on this occasion. It is a little way out of the centre of the town - we walked it once but it is a bit of a hike. The room we were in had sea and mountain views and it was beautiful to wake...

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 11 March 2014

Good service, but no Sea views. There's a row of houses/buildings between the motel and the sea. You can get some sea glimpses only. Nice enough quiet rooms. Bed we found too soft, with roll together.

Thank hotwxsearch
Cheshire, UK
Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

I was disappointed not to have been allocated a room facing the sea as requested when we booked but the studio we had was comfortable, spotlessly clean & well equipped. Parking was right outside our patio door. The wifi was sometimes hard to get in to but then worked fine and it was free. There is also a PC set...

1Thank phil100652

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Admiral Court Motel

Address: 16 Avoca Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: ₹ 5,854 - ₹ 8,644 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Admiral Court Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Unit 7 has two spacious bedrooms and a spacious living / dining room, good views and balcony access”
 of 5 bubbles HelenM_NickD, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a unit at the top of the hill - views out to the mountains”
 of 5 bubbles del_b, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Our room was No.7 and had a sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisMhjk, 8 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Some would have ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles L4545GNjanm, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“We had an end room, which meant there was only one neighbour on one side. If you worry about noise from other guests like I do.”
 of 5 bubbles NZPANDA, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
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