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All reviewspaul janethot tubcatfishnew zealandplush bathrobesincredible place to stayliving area and bathroomdelightful hostsb bslice of paradiselocal delicacyopen kitchenunderfloor heatingheated floorsstylish accommodationblack sandacross the road
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

This accommodation is just beautiful .... every detail is covered from crisp white sheets to heated floors, fluffy towels and delightful hosts! Its really a 3 bedroom apartment. The dolphins visited us on the beach 50 paces away and not another soul in sight! Dinner...More

Thank 1Bobbie2015
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you for this lovely review - so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and glad too, that the dolphins made an appearance for you. We look forward to seeing you again sometime very soon.

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Thank you Janet and Paul for a fabulous few days. Our stay was wonderful in every respect, especially your warm hospitality. The speed of repair work to the Kaikoura access road is amazing and we had no problem driving either way. Thank you again John...More

Thank John O
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 21 March 2017

Thank you so much John. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay here and we look forward to a return visit one day very soon.

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Amazing slice of paradise. Our son received a visit from a baby seal on the beach, which we had all to ourselves. And the property looks like it could be featured in Architectural Digest, very tasteful.

Thank Don G
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 21 March 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. It is always a very special experience when you get to meet the locals and we are glad your son will treasure this memory. All the best from us both.

Reviewed 6 March 2017

My partner and I had an absolutely fantastic stay at the Factory. We took the self catered option which gave us the perfect balance between warm and welcoming hosts and a bit of our own time and space to enjoy the great room and surrounding...More

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Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 21 March 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to let others know of your experience here at The Factory. We are so glad you both enjoyed your stay and we look forward to a return visit before too long!

Reviewed 21 February 2017

This exquisite B & B just north of Kaikoura is a gem to behold. Situated right on the beach Paul & Janet have painstakingly restored the 100 year old Dairy factory into beautiful accommodation. The 3 bedroom residence is exclusive to one party of up...More

Thank avenue12016
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 21 February 2017

Many thanks for your lovely review - hope to see you again soon.

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast Available
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Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Hot Tub
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US$ 344 - US$ 375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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US$ 344 - US$ 375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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There are 2 cats in the main house. They are not allowed anywhere near the guest wing and they know it. We have done that just for anybody with allergies. We have had lots stay who have been allergic to cats and we haven't... More
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"You have a choice of three when you book this accommodation (all three) great if you have friends or children..."
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"one suite only"
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"All 3 rooms a beautiful"
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"This is a wonderfully restore cheese factory!"
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