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Sails Motel

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“whale watching”(9 reviews)
“place to stay”(5 reviews)
“deb”(72 reviews)
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Stayed here for the Christchurch show weekend. the place really rocks as we were here for the Kaikoura quake so our stay was longer then planned. Deb ( Campmother) and Ted (Father Ted) were great. Worth a stay just for those two.

1  Thank cot0071
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We booked this motel after reading about it in the lonely planet book and trip advisor. I always believe in keeping open minded about what I read, both good and bad, not that there was anything bad reported about Sails. We found everything about our...More

Thank Ireneandmike1
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

What an amazing host I visited kaikoura on my own getting away from life Deb is just great told me about local hang outs and local stuff to do I could recommend this quant little town to many thanks for a great weekend Deb

1  Thank 68aliciau
Reviewed 27 July 2016

A friend and I stayed for one night in a 2 bed apartment which we were able to book at short notice. My friend was unwell and needed quiet and privacy so we had shifted from hostel accommodation. The hosts were so kind and understanding,...More

Thank quicksilver222
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Sails is one of the more affordable hotels in Kaikoura. With only three units, it is clean and homely, and quietly located in a rear section on the beachfront only 10 minutes walk from the town. The hosts are very friendly, and Deb is always...More

Thank Tony1992NZ
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Free Parking
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Free Parking
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Refrigerator in room
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Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"The units are all the same at the back, there was a bigger apartment at the front that may suit a larger..."
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"All rooms the same. We were in rooms 3 & 4"
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"All rooms appear to be on a par. I don't think any room was better located than any other."
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"We had room 3. Any room would be ok we had plenty of light being on the end."
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