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    Nikau Lodge

    53 Deal Street | close to State Hwy 1, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    1 - 5 of 255 reviews

    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    We stayed 2 nights in November. Jane and Quentin are perfect hosts! The breakfast was delicious and the morning of our very early whale watch, they made sure we had coffee and some food before heading out. Fun to go into the refrigerator as if...More

    Thank MagsATL
    Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 25 January 2017

    Thank you so much for your review and for recommending us. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and the dip in our hot tub.

    Reviewed 3 December 2016

    Very welcoming, felt like you were staying with friends. Lovely comfortable room, even came with fluffy dressing gown. Wine and beer provided free of charge, Fabulous breakfast. Jane and Quentin were great hosts and really helpful with local information and making my stay special. Can't...More

    Thank _janicebry
    Response from NikauLodge, Manager at Nikau LodgeResponded 27 December 2016

    Great to hear you felt staying at Nikau Lodge was special, that you enjoyed our breakfasts and found your room comfortable. Thank you so much for your fantastic review.

    Reviewed 15 November 2016

    Jane and Quentin provided the ideal environment for a 2-day stay at their beautiful home. The view from our room was great, and the breakfasts were even better. We asked for restaurant suggestions and had two great evening meals. Overall, this was one of the...More

    Thank Donna O
    Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 4 December 2016

    What a fantastic review. Thank you very much

    Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

    We stayed at the Nikau Lodge and our hosts were Jane & Quentin. We had the loveliest view across Kaikoura to the snow covered mountains, green meadows, and the Pacific Ocean. Quentin suggested a great restaurant and made our reservation. The day of our whale...More

    Thank Jackie G
    Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 4 December 2016

    Thank you so much for your review. We are very pleased you enjoyed the views from your room.

    Reviewed 19 May 2016

    Great view from the front bedrooms, super breakfast, hot tub was very enjoyable and the complimentary wine/beer was a bonus. Only issue was the noisy night traffic. But overall a great B & B and very handy for the Whale watching.

    Thank Ubujack
    Response from NikauLodge, Owner at Nikau LodgeResponded 22 May 2016

    Thanks very much, we are happy you enjoyed Nikau Lodge.

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$ 200 - US$ 244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Kaikoura
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