Get an overview of this hotel4.5-star motel with outdoor pool and sauna


Situated in Kaikoura, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Kaikoura Museum and Kaikoura Beach. Fyffe House is 2 mi (3.2 km) away.

Property Features

This smoke-free motel features an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a conference center. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a seasonal outdoor pool, a meeting room, and laundry facilities are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 20 rooms have flat-screen TVs with satellite channels and feature kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, and microwaves. Other amenities available to guests include free WiFi, DVD players, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge provides a sauna and a seasonal outdoor pool. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. Event facilities include a conference center and a meeting room. This Kaikoura motel also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and laundry facilities. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge is a smoke-free property.

  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 20 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • DVD player 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchen 
  • Microwave 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Stovetop 

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 8 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM
There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 16.50 per night.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 6.50 and NZD 16 for adults, NZD 6.5 and NZD 16 for children (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 16.50 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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National Rating

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