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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 February 2016

I stayed at Blue Seas Motel with my family in the new year's eve. The room is very clean and spacious. We can enjoy the view from the sea right from our windows inside, which is awesome! The staff at the motel was extremely friendly and helpful. I left my one of my favorite glasses in the hotel room by...

Thank Haoming91
West Pennant Hills
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

The room was really tired, dirty carpet and the bed cover was smelly. The positive was really near with sea and the seal colony. Price too expensive for condition like that. And it seems extra charge $50 if when we leave the room not clean.

Thank Pamela A
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Took a long weekend here with the family. Good location, as it was an easy walk to town. The sea across the road was lovely and the kids had a lovely swim. The motel was clean and tidy but it's looking a little tired and dated. But that was fine as we were out most of the time. Overall a...

Thank TheBandasaks
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Not cheap but probably what you can expect for Kaikoura at this time of the year. Comfortable but a bit dated. Good location though and quiet. Second visit here and would come back here again. Recommend Meke's seafood takeaways across the road and the Green Dolphin restaurant.

Thank Beatnink
Mevaseret Zion
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Spacious room with two beds - double and single. Full equipped kitchen including oven top. Car parked near the room. Milk bottle 300ml on check-in was helpful. Free Wi-Fi wasn't the best. Location is good - not in the very center, far from Kaikoura center noise. At night sea waves sound added to atmosphere. Chairs and table outside. The only...

Thank Gary_Travelling
Nelson-Tasman Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

You get what you pay for I guess. Room smelt weird. You only get 200mb free internet (other motels in area offer up to 2GB. Only shower I've ever seen where you turn the hot tap on more to make the water cooler! Some SKY TV channels were frozen. Light didn't work in toilet. You can get charged $50 if...

Thank Edwerido
Powell River, Canada
Reviewed 5 November 2015

no extra perks here, although the location is very good, only 20 min walk into town and right on the beach. Kitchen is not efficient to do any real cooking. No dish drainer, small coffee cups. Internet was fast, only 1 other room rented at the time.

Thank Teresa H
Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Excellent location just across the road from the sea. This was our second visit -we had also stayed here in 2014. Standards of cleanliness particularly in the kitchen had deteriorated since our last visit, the shower mixer needed servicing, the dishcloth looked as though it had been used as a motel cleaning cloth, curtains were torn. The gardens were unkempt....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Well priced, clean, friendly staff, perfect location. Can't see what there is to complain about! Great value. Basic kitchenette with all you need. No need to use more CharactersNo need to use more Characters. No need to use more CharactersNo need to use more Characters.

Thank redseri
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Lovely Sunny room Tiny wee coffee cups, broken soap dish in shower, towels past used by date for a motel Ok for the kids at home, I asked for a second key so I could put my stuff in the room as my friend had left I was refused so had to wait for my friend to return Seems they...

Thank Gramimis

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Blue Seas Motel

Address: 222 Esplanade, Kaikoura, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: ₹ 4,934 - ₹ 7,424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Blue Seas Motel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I think the room nearest the street, probably has a great view of the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles spencers798, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view. Also bargain for the right price.”
 of 5 bubbles Kruzi, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms closer to beach have a better outlook and sound of waves”
 of 5 bubbles stoodlee, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Best to choose at least a unit with a separate bedroom;definitely not a studio unit.”
 of 5 bubbles 1margy2, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Best View would be the front unit”
 of 5 bubbles Gramimis, 27 Aug 2015 | Read review
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