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The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights and really enjoyed it. It is right next to Encounter Kaikoura which was perfect for our early morning wake up to swim with dolphins. There is also a cafe next door which was great for coffee. The room was nice and had a great view of the water. It was a 5-10 min walk...

Thank JordanD87
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get away break from the earthquakes ops we had a couple while we were there . This motel has THE BEST BEDS !!!! ... well appointed rooms central to town walking distance check staff helpful on the attractions available.

1Thank Steve G
Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first Motel experience and we loved it. You can literally drive with your car in front of your room. The room has a fully equipped kitchen, a very comfortable bed and a nice bathroom. Everything is very proper. We had a wonderful stay.

Thank TravelTobiJ
Wellesbourne Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived late afternoon and the matter-of-fact receptionist booked us in. We had a first floor room overlooking the car park and then the view went on to the sea through the lovely Scots pines. The motel is about a 10 minutes walk from the town centre with its assorted shops and bars/restaurants so was convenient in that respect. Our...

Thank Peter_and_Sheila
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We're a couple touring the South Island of NZ and this was the last stop before we head on to Christchurch for our flight back. But we just found out from other tourists on a tour today the roads along the east cost to Kaikoura are closed following the earthquake in November. By the time we called to cancel it...

2Thank Mok D
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We stayed for one night in an upper floor premium room where you are paying for the view, but what a view of the ocean and mountains. The room had floor to ceiling, wall to wall glazing to really make the most of that view, and at 400 square feet, plus an 80 square foot balcony, it was a good...

Thank DandDToronto
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Wow - what a view! We had an upstairs spa suite - arrived in the rain and cloud and awoke to discover the amazing snow capped mountains meeting the sea as a view from our balcony. Incredible. The beach is actually straight in front of the unit, only separated by a very quiet road. The service was friendly. Offered fresh...

Thank Owingee
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Right on the seafront, which has incredible views, only a short walk into town and a long relaxing stroll to the seal colony. I'd recommend walking to it even though it's about a hour each way as we passes lots of seals on the way. Loads of parking at the motel. Kitchen facilities have everything you need, local small supermarket...

Thank PunkRoadkill
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stayed here for just one night because we were going on a whale watching tour. We had a great room at the front of the property, which meant we had a view across the road to the beach. It was probably close enough to walk into town, but because of the temperature we tended to drive around.The room was...

1Thank Samantha J
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The White morph seems to describe itself as a hotel (or at least it's economical with the truth) but it's a motel. No where does it say motel. As a motel it's not too bad, clean and modern and to a reasonable standard. But when it's billed as a hotel and as such it's very poor

Thank freeball

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the Esplanade in iconic Kaikoura, The White Morph enjoys commanding views of the ocean right to the distant horizon and mountains, and gives you access to all of the region's many experiences. We offer a range of 5 Star and 4 Star Qualmark rated studios and self-contained apartments. Our 5 Star Premium studios include an ocean views and a hydrotherapy spa en-suite. Our 4 Star Garden Studios and Family Apartments look out to the garden area. Cafe Encounter, Shops, movie theatre and all activities are in close vicinity. 8 Premium Studios, king beds, with hydra-therapy spa baths. 4 Premium Studios, with either a king bed or twin beds,with spa baths. 4 Deluxe Studios, king bed with bath and shower. 3 Family Apartments, accommodation for up to 6 persons. 12 Garden Studios with queen and single beds ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection

Address: 92-94 Esplanade | post code: 7300, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand (Formerly White Morph Motor Inn)
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: ₹ 7,783 - ₹ 14,542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The White Morph Heritage Boutique Collection 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
White Morph Motor Hotel Kaikoura
White Morph Hotel
White Morph Kaikoura
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
#3 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
#5 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
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“Upstairs spa room with a view of the beach. There are also rooms that overlook a nice garden area at the back I believe and family suites.”
 of 5 bubbles Owingee, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you want a sea view ask”
 of 5 bubbles dbw625, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try for a sea view - that would be lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles Vandrhen, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Top floor to get the best morning sunrise.”
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“Lake front”
 of 5 bubbles sweety3, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
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