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Dusky Lodge
2 out of 5
67 Beach Road, Kaikoura, 7300
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $47 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$47
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
0.45 mi from city center
3.9/5 Good! (144 reviews)
"Great hostel!"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

Dusky Lodge
Wacky Stays
2.5 out of 5
16 Kowhai Ford Road, Kaikoura, 7371
The price is $119 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$119
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
2.74 mi from city center
4.4/5 Excellent! (65 reviews)
"The places you could pick to stay in, the fresh air, the uniqueness, the animals, the quietness, the old school ness!!!"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2022

Wacky Stays
Admiral Court Motel
3.5 out of 5
16 Avoca St, Kaikoura, 7300
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The price is $78 per night from Dec 22 to Dec 23
$78
per night
Dec 22 - Dec 23
1.45 mi from city center
4.5/5 Wonderful! (139 reviews)
"Located a little away from the bustling district, you can stay quietly. The facility is very clean. I was very happy to find a restaurant nearby that served delicious food."

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2022

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Donegal House
3 out of 5
258 Schoolhouse Road, Kaikoura, 7371
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The price is $100 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$100
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
2.65 mi from city center
3.8/5 Good! (106 reviews)
"Had been there before but the property was not as well looked after now"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2022

Donegal House
Sierra Beachfront Motel
2.5 out of 5
160 Esplanade, Kaikoura, 7300
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The price is $64 per night from Dec 21 to Dec 22
$64
per night
Dec 21 - Dec 22
0.85 mi from city center
3.9/5 Very Good! (193 reviews)
"Great place to stay with the family affordable and clean and great location! Highly recommended and we will definitely be returning."

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2022

Sierra Beachfront Motel
Inn the Bay Bed & Breakfast
4 out of 5
196 Esplanade, Kaikoura, 7300
The price is $139 per night from Dec 12 to Dec 13
$139
per night
Dec 12 - Dec 13
1.02 mi from city center
4.9/5 Exceptional! (49 reviews)
"Quiet and heaps of space, real close to town, friendly easy going and helpful owners."

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

Inn the Bay Bed & Breakfast
Alpine View Motel
3 out of 5
146 Beach Road, Kaikoura, 7300
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The price is $72 per night from Dec 15 to Dec 16
$72
per night
Dec 15 - Dec 16
0.99 mi from city center
4.1/5 Very Good! (386 reviews)
"Recently repainted and looking good"

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2022

Alpine View Motel
Kakatu Retreat
3 out of 5
21 Green Burn Way, Kaikoura, 7340
The price is $73 per night from Dec 12 to Dec 13
$73
per night
Dec 12 - Dec 13
2.14 mi from city center
4.6/5 Exceptional! (30 reviews)
"Location great, loved the room and the shared kitchen and lounge"

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2022

Kakatu Retreat
Kaikoura Beach Motel
2.5 out of 5
124 Esplanade, Kaikoura, Canterbury, 7300
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The price is $69 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$69
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
0.7 mi from city center
4.2/5 Very Good! (130 reviews)
"Nice and clean with a decent TV and good supply of coffee/milk etc"

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

Kaikoura Beach Motel
Lemon Tree Lodge
3.5 out of 5
31 Adelphi Terrace, Kaikoura, 7300
Fully refundable
The price is $144 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17
$144
per night
Dec 16 - Dec 17
0.12 mi from city center
4.9/5 Exceptional! (15 reviews)
"Fantastic views that overlook town, theses and the ranges. An ever changing view that never failed to delight"

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2020

Lemon Tree Lodge
Kaikoura TOP 10 Holiday Park
3 out of 5
34 Beach Rd, Kaikoura, 7300
The price is $47 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
$47
per night
Dec 18 - Dec 19
0.28 mi from city center
4.3/5 Excellent! (247 reviews)
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Reviewed on Nov 13, 2022

Kaikoura TOP 10 Holiday Park
The Point Bed & Breakfast
4 out of 5
85 Fyffe Quay, Kaikoura, 7300
The price is $100 per night from Dec 21 to Dec 22
$100
per night
Dec 21 - Dec 22
1.99 mi from city center
4.3/5 Excellent! (58 reviews)
"Very nice house and host. However, we reserved the front room with the ocean view and when we arrived we were given the back room with no view."

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

The Point Bed & Breakfast
The Pier Hotel and Restaurant
2.5 out of 5
1 Avoca Street, Kaikoura, 7300
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The price is $60 per night from Dec 23 to Dec 24
$60
per night
Dec 23 - Dec 24
1.4 mi from city center
3.9/5 Good! (174 reviews)
"Great pub. Very nice rooms"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2022

The Pier Hotel and Restaurant
Bay Cottages
3 out of 5
29a South Bay Parade, Kaikoura, 7300
The price is $88 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$88
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
1.16 mi from city center
4.3/5 Excellent! (76 reviews)
"It was comfortable, clean, quiet, well equipped, the wall heater had to work hard on our first night that was very cold, we enjoyed our stay, would revisit thanks."

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2022

Bay Cottages
Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments
3 out of 5
126 Esplanade, Kaikoura, Canterbury, 7300
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The price is $114 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$114
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
0.71 mi from city center
4.6/5 Exceptional! (232 reviews)
"Great little place in Kaikoura. It was perfect for our short stay. Close to the Ocean, car park right by the property. The staff was very kind, gave us good recommendations of where to eat."

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2022

Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments
Dylans Country Cottages
3 out of 5
268 Postmans Road, Kaikoura, Canterbury, 7371
The price is $174 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
$174
per night
Dec 11 - Dec 12
3.64 mi from city center
3.8/5 Good! (8 reviews)
"There was a dog and we were able to bring ours which was great. the owners were friendly. The location was beautiful and convenient. The house was too small for 4 adults, especially given the cost. Things like kitchen utensils need upgrading."

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2022

Dylans Country Cottages
The White Morph - Heritage Collection
4 out of 5
92-94 The Esplanade, Kaikoura, 8280
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $106 per night from Dec 12 to Dec 13
$106
per night
Dec 12 - Dec 13
0.94 mi from city center
4.4/5 Wonderful! (500 reviews)
Fantastic
"Amazing place, didn't want to leave. Everything was just perfect."

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2022

The White Morph - Heritage Collection
Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
4.5 out of 5
146 Esplanade, Kaikoura, Canterbury, 7300
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $103 per night from Dec 12 to Dec 13
$103
per night
Dec 12 - Dec 13
0.79 mi from city center
4.4/5 Excellent! (250 reviews)
Brief but great
"Only stayed 1 night. Arrived late so key was in lockbox for us. Had to leave early for our dolphin encounter so unfortunately didn’t get to meet owners. Place was comfy though with everything you could need & great location."

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2022

Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
Te Mahuru Retreat
3.5 out of 5
233 Schoolhouse Rd, Kaikoura, Canterbury, 7371
The price is $84 per night from Dec 17 to Dec 18
$84
per night
Dec 17 - Dec 18
2.56 mi from city center
4.7/5 Exceptional! (90 reviews)
"We regret that we arrived Te Mahru late in the evening and only spent one night. Got a beautiful garden with hot tubs. Great place to relax. Breakfast was excellent and in a home like setting where everyone sit together at the dining table and know each other. The owner is extremely helpful and friendly. ..."

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2022

Te Mahuru Retreat
Bella Vista Motel Kaikoura
4 out of 5
45-47 Churchill Street, Kaikoura, 7300
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $72 per night from Dec 23 to Dec 24
$72
per night
Dec 23 - Dec 24
0.41 mi from city center
4.3/5 Excellent! (187 reviews)
"Nice and central great service"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2022

Bella Vista Motel Kaikoura
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Kaikoura hotels information

Number of reviews 3079
Accommodation 108 hotels
Lowest Price $47
Highest Price $174

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Kaikoura?

Bendamere House Bed & Breakfast is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 3.5-star B&B offers free breakfast and free parking. Reviews from our site also recommend Te Mahuru Retreat and Admiral Court Motel as top choices for your stay. See all available top hotels, or vacation rentals in Kaikoura.

What are some of the best vacation rentals in Kaikoura?

Seaview House: Visitors give good reviews to this Kaikoura vacation home rental, which is equipped with a furnished patio, air-conditioning, and free WiFi to help you feel comfortable during your stay. It has 3 bedrooms as well as a kitchen with a full-sized fridge, a dishwasher, and a stovetop, so you can cook with friends or family. Other favorite homes for rent in Kaikoura are Large modern home with mountain view and Wakatu (wait a while) Cottage . See all vacation rentals in Kaikoura.

Which popular hotels in Kaikoura are known for their enhanced cleaning measures?

The White Morph - Heritage Collection is a 4-star motel offering property cleaning with disinfectant, linens washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F, and social distancing measures. For more options to choose from, browse all hotels in Kaikoura with enhanced sanitizing practices.

If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Kaikoura, will I receive a refund?

Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation's cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Filter your search by fully refundable to find flexible hotel deals in Kaikoura.

Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Kaikoura?

For more details about changing or cancelling your trip to Kaikoura, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.

What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Kaikoura?

Based on our traveler reviews, Alpine-pacific Holiday Park is a top choice for a less expensive stay. Another top choice for your stay on the cheap is Willowbank Motel. View all budget hotels in Kaikoura.

What's the best accommodation for a family vacation in Kaikoura?

Te Mahuru Retreat is a top 3.5-star B&B on Expedia for families, and features free parking and free breakfast. Other good choices for your family trip include Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge and The Pier Hotel and Restaurant. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Fyffe View Ranch Adventure Park. Find more child-friendly accommodations in Kaikoura.

What's the best hotel for a romantic vacation to Kaikoura?

The Point Bed & Breakfast is a favorite 4-star B&B for couples, and features bathrobes and free breakfast. Another good option for a stay with your sweetheart is Nikau Lodge. See all romantic hotels in Kaikoura.

What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Kaikoura?

Wacky Stays is a top B&B for people traveling with their pets, and offers a free children's club and in-room kitchens for its human guests. Mediterranean Motel Kaikoura is another good option if you're bringing your pet along. See more pet-friendly hotel accommodations in Kaikoura.

Where is the best place to stay near Fyffe House?

Adjacent to Fyffe House, Admiral Court Motel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star property offers free parking and free WiFi. Other good choices within a short distance include The White Morph - Heritage Collection and The Pier Hotel and Restaurant.

What about the best place to stay close to Peninsula Walkway?

One of the top choices for your stay is The Point Bed & Breakfast, located next to Peninsula Walkway, and this 4-star B&B offers free breakfast and free parking. Admiral Court Motel and The Pier Hotel and Restaurant are other good choices nearby.

What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Kaikoura?

Nikau Lodge is a top 4-star beach B&B offering free breakfast and free WiFi, located within a short 7-minute walk of Kaikoura Beach. Other good options for your beach trip include A1 Kaikoura Motel & Holiday Park and Sunrise Lodge. See more stays near the beach in Kaikoura.

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