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    Willowbank Motel

    183 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent15%
    • Very good19%
    • Average31%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible17%
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    “walk to town” (2 reviews)
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    Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 74 reviews

    Reviewed 24 October 2016

    I stayed here with a group, for two nights. The book in process, is smooth. My room was clean, with a good kitchen area. The bathroom, had a cantilever basin top, with a huge crack, in the sink, which had been repaired. The remainder of...More

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    Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

    we arrived around 8pm and have no problem checking in. after checking in, we found out that the tv in the room wasn't working and contacted the receptionist. we are allowed to switch to another room provided if we haven't messed up any settings from...More

    1  Thank Tiffany L
    Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

    Had a great night at Willowbank. Greeted by a lovely and very helpful member of staff who showed us to our unit. Was very clean and had amazing facilities. Fully kitted out Kitchenette so that enabled us to eat in for the night. Local shop...More

    1  Thank Laura B
    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    Stayed here for one night on a weekend trip away. The host Alice was very friendly and helpful. The studio unit was extremely tidy, cosy and quiet. It is self contained and had everything you needed. Bed was comfy and shower was great. Thanks for...More

    1  Thank Duncan A
    Reviewed 16 June 2016

    Situated on the north side of town which was ideal for the travel onto Wellington the next morning. Very very clean and tidy, a true compliment to the staff as well as the friendly check in and the big wave and smile on departure in...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • USD 80 - USD 124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • South Island >
    • Canterbury Region >
    • Kaikoura
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    • Willowbank Hotel Kaikoura
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    Room Tips
    "The rooms were mostly studio apartments and all similar"
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    "Rooms suffer from noise when local fire station sirens goes off - day or night."
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    "If light sleeper you would want a room near the back of the property as it is on State Highway 1."
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