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    The Pier Hotel

    1 Avoca Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    • Excellent19%
    • Very good63%
    • Average9%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible9%
    6 days ago
    “Beautiful views and cosy basic accommodation ”
    24 Mar 2017
    “Worth a visit”
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    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 19 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    The old hotel has been decorated to a comfortable standard and the staff are friendly. They seem to focus on the restaurant part of the business which is hugely popular. It was good to have a help-yourself-continental breakfast. The views are stunning. You could sit...More

    Thank Louise L
    Reviewed 25 March 2017

    Staying locally and we wondered along from the town centre for a morning stroll . This restaurant / hotel was about 40 mins away , we took the chance to go in for lunch and it was very good Has both restaurant and bar food

    Thank Graemejs2014
    Reviewed 2 August 2016

    Ideal sea-side location at the end of the main street (Esplanade) towards the peninsula where we could walk to the historic old pier and ex whaling Fyffe House. Stunning view of the Ingals' Bay with Kaikoura range on the background. The room we got was...More

    Thank GabyVM
    Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

    Really good food, but typically the service was only good. Staff where friendly, but I'm guessing understaff as they where too busy attending to many tables to really serve any of them. The food was excellent, I had the Pork and it was fantastic. The...More

    Thank deang243
    Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

    Falling asleep to the squawks of seagulls didn't bother me at all. Our room had a wardrobe, two twin beds with a ton of blankets on it, and a sink. The beds were ridiculously squashy so it felt almost like sleeping in a hammock or...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
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    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 69 - USD 74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Kaikoura
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    Nearby Restaurants
    The Pier Hotel Restaurant
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    .02 km away
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    Nearby Attractions
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    1.09 km away
    Kaikoura Marine Aquarium
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    Room Tips
    "Didn't stay , only a lunch"
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    "Front rooms for best views and easy access to the upstairs verandah."
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    "front rooms get better WIFI reception"
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    "Rooms at rear are further away from the bar not that noise was an issue in"
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