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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our apartment at the motel. Thank you for your hospitality. It is very convenient to places to eat and a pleasant walk down to see the seals. There is some very nice local art decorating the rooms, a great touch.

Thank mikeandsuan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked in here before the earthquake and spent several weeks wondering if we would actually make it in time for Christmas. Fortunately both the inland route and State Highway 1 were open on the day we were due to arrive and so we arrived on schedule. The welcome we received from Julianna and Mike was amazing and they...

Thank Malcolm S
Hanlontown, Iowa
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The location is ok, it's not right on the beach like some others in the area but the price reflects this.The staff was helpful and friendly and the room was clean and fairly up to date. There was nothing outstanding about it and the price was ok.

Thank Hankfiji
Lunenburg, Canada
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

My husband, son and myself were visiting New Zealand on holiday from the US. We had the unfortunate luck of arriving in Kaikoura the very day of the earthquake. We had gone to bed in peace and quiet in a lovely little beach town and were awakened immediately after midnight on November 14, 2016 to the world being shaken to...

1Thank Kennedy-Brown
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 November 2016

A group of five couples stayed at Admiral Court Motel for two nights. The accommodation was very clean, in great condition and the owners were so wonderfully accommodating about all the changes we needed to make at short notice. They were very welcoming, very helpful and quietly contributed to a successful car club outing. The rooms had everything you'd expect....

Thank HelenM_NickD
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Our family of five (inc three teenagers) stayed two nights in August. Warm, comfy, clean rooms that were well equipped. Very friendly host gave us some good tips on where to get the best views locally. Nice restaurant (Green Dolphin) just next door.

Thank Sophie B
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

As per the title. Nice rooms, a little dated but really clean and tidy. Very friendly and great value for money. I don't often stay in Kaikoura but I have now found my 'go to' place when I do. Get shower pressure, warm comfortable beds and even a DVD player in the room - but not needed as lots of...

Thank deang243
Morrinsville, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 June 2016

my travel companion and I checked in at dusk, owner very helpful with places to dine. Motel is in a great location at far end of town, very peaceful, our unit had a lovely view onto the harbour, as we were high enough to see over the buildings in front. beds were comfy, the 2 room unit had all we...

Thank trke2016
Taranaki Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 June 2016

My partner and I checked in after dark, the room was quiet and clean. Was a little dated thru out but well maintained. Was a little shocked that we ran out of hot water on the 2nd shower. The next morning we got to enjoy beautiful sea views from the shared deck.

Thank Cat06274
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 May 2016

This Motel is in a great location at the other end of the Esplanade from town on a wee street called Avoca which is opposite the Pier Pub and next door to the fantastic Green Dolphin a Restaurant. Great hosts, clean room, comfy Queen bed and superb shower. Definitely worth staying here with food close by and excellent walking opportunities...

Thank PennyPie

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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Admiral Court Motel

Address: 16 Avoca Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Kaikoura
Price Range: $110 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Admiral Court Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Unit 7 has two spacious bedrooms and a spacious living / dining room, good views and balcony access”
 of 5 bubbles HelenM_NickD, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a unit at the top of the hill - views out to the mountains”
 of 5 bubbles del_b, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Our room was No.7 and had a sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisMhjk, 8 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Some would have ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles L4545GNjanm, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“We had an end room, which meant there was only one neighbour on one side. If you worry about noise from other guests like I do.”
 of 5 bubbles NZPANDA, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
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