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The Factory

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Reviewed 2 February 2016

What a fantastic place to stay, hosts Janet and Paul provide an exceptional experience second to none! Lovely location, slightly outside the town, next to the beach, peaceful seclusion at it's best. Interesting accommodation, unique, individual style of decor, wonderfully comfortable beds, soft down pillows,...More

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Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 16 February 2016

Why thank you for all your kind comments. So glad you enjoyed your stay here.

Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

We just finished a 7 week trip to Australia and New Zealand, which included 18 different accommodations, and breakfast at The Factory was by far the best. No exaggeration it is absolutely fantastic with multiple courses and variety from day to day. Highlights include homemade...More

Thank KLNPC
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 2 February 2016

Well thank you for all your lovely comments - very much appreciated! We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you guys again one day.

Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

I stayed at The Factory last week with my husband and 8mo son, and we had the most wonderful stay. The place itself was amazing, a special mix of old and modern furniture and fittings, with plenty of space and comfort . I was stunned...More

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Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 2 February 2016

Thank you so much for all these wonderful comments. We loved having you stay with us and miss those beautiful smiles from your gorgeous son - thank you so much for sending us the photo. All the very best, it was great to hear about...More

Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on our last night of our three weeks family trip to the South Island . Without a doubt this was one of the best place we stayed. Janet and Paul made us very welcome. They were amazing host . The breakfast was...More

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Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 27 January 2016

Thank you so much for writing such a nice review for us. It was great to meet you all and we are so glad we helped to end your holiday on a high note. All the very best

Reviewed 24 January 2016

The Factory in Kaikoura, South Island,NZ is a gem of a place to stay! We went there for the whale watching. Stunning accomodation for up to 6 people (we were 4) beautifully furnished and appointed with a real log stove, which gave a great atmosphere...More

Thank William A
Response from Janet B, Owner at The FactoryResponded 26 January 2016

Why thank you William for all your kind words - we really appreciate the time taken to let others know of your thoughts about The Factory. We are so glad you enjoyed staying here as much as we enjoyed meeting you all. Hope the rest...More

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Hot Tub
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Price range
USD 340 - USD 370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
USD 340 - USD 370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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There are 2 cats in the main house. They are not allowed anywhere near the guest wing and they know it. We have done that just for anybody with allergies. We have had lots stay who have been allergic to cats and we haven't... More
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