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    Kaikoura Apartments

    78 The Esplanade, Kaikoura 7301, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good11%
    • Average1%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Private Balcony
    Breakfast included
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 14 October 2013

    As much travelled guests, all four of us couldn't speak highly enough of our stay at the Waves. Wonderful hosts, great spacious and spotless accommodation. All the comforts of home away from home. Would definitely recommend the apartments to anyone wanting an unforgettable break away...More

    Thank KAS77
    Reviewed 6 October 2013

    These apartments are justly rated #1. Very comfortable two bedrooms, at the front with stunning views of the ocean and mountains on a clear, sunny day. Helpful hosts and many useful, provisions. A walk to town, but a more comfortable drive to the whale watching...More

    Thank Bronlin
    Reviewed 25 September 2013

    Two couples shared a two bedroomed apartment which was very roomy and had two toilets and a lovely shower. The kitchen had everything to make you feel at home and the furniture was comfortable and stylish. Have booked to stay again next year.

    Thank Graeme P
    Reviewed 28 August 2013

    I stayed here the night before I went whale watching. The apartment I had was beautiful and had a sea view. The standard of the decoration was excellent and it was nice to be a bottle of milk to have a brew with. These apartments...More

    Thank Andrea C
    Reviewed 26 August 2013

    We arrived for a one night stay in one of the top floor apartments. When we drew back the curtains in the morning we had a majestic view of blue sky and snow-clad mountains leading down to a view of the Pacific Ocean. Fantastically equipped...More

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    Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 191 - US$ 227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Kaikoura
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Kaikoura
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
    • Also Known As
    • Waves On The Esplanade Kaikoura Hotel Kaikoura
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    "Room 11 was great, but all rooms seem to have the same good view."
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