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    Ardara Lodge Bed & Breakfast

    233 Schoolhouse Road, Kaikoura, New Zealand
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          Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

          We stayed one night and very happy. Much better than the motel which my friend stayed in. Beautiful garden, quite, very clean and good breakfast. The owner was very friendly. Will stay longer next time.

          1  Thank yifei l
          Reviewed 2 November 2014

          I didn't read any reviews of this place before I booked and glad I didn't, because any reviews that are below very good are rubbish and untrue! We stayed here one night, our first accommodation stop while touring the South Island. The gardens were beautiful,...More

          Thank heartagram_angel
          Reviewed 12 January 2014

          I stayed in a room next to breakfast room so not the greatest location. Arrived at night and thank goodness I had a gps or I would have had difficulty finding the location on a country road. I imagine that it is a nice view...More

          Thank Linda B
          Response from Winnie H, Guest Relations Manager at Ardara Lodge Bed & BreakfastResponded 26 January 2014

          Thank you for your review Linda H. We are pleased you found your way using GPS, however we feel a drive along SH 1 (Athelney Road) and then a left turn onto School house Road is a fairly simple driving guide, and we are 2.3km...More

          Reviewed 11 November 2013

          We enjoyed our stay here very much, it is a peaceful haven. Yes it is a drive out of the town centre but in our opinion that is a big plus as much of the accommodation nearer town is on the main State Highway. Winnie...More

          Thank Lyn C
          Response from Winnie H, Owner at Ardara Lodge Bed & BreakfastResponded 16 November 2013

          Hi Lyn C Thank you for your wonderful comments, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us in Kaikoura, it sounds like you experienced a lot of what Kaikoura can offer, despite the cancelled boat trip due to weather conditions. We are a short...More

          Reviewed 1 November 2013

          We loved staying in the self contained cottage as the living space is split level it provided the teens some space, as well as some privacy for us. The food was great, and the host was very polite and helpful even when I dragged her...More

          Thank Janelle S
          Response from Winnie H, Guest Relations Manager at Ardara Lodge Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 November 2013

          Hi JanelleS Thankyou for your lovely review, we enjoyed meeting you and your family. Our self contained cottage is proving popular to families and groups alike for this particular reason, two levels giving a bit of space and privacy (there is a bedroom upstairs and...More

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          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Refrigerator in room
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          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
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          • USD 98 - USD 124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Family Rooms
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          "Cottage is perfect for families or if you fancya bit more room and privacy as a couple"
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          "If a family then go for the cottage."
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          "I have attached pictures of the 'Middleton' Room."
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          "Great for anyone how always wanted to sleep in an attic! :)"
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