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Sierra Beachfront Motel

160 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300 New Zealand See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this motel for a night on our way South. We were happy with our stay as it is well situated on the waterfront and not too far from the town centre. The unit had everything we needed, was reasonably priced and we...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Gavatron07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location is great- on sea front and around 20 minutes stroll into town. Owner friendly and room spacious and reasonably well equipped. However the equipment was old (microwave display didn't work) and we are not keen on wet room style showers. Not the cheapest...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed overnight and found this motel very comfortable, clean and warm. Very obliging and friendly owners and it was a pleasurable stay. Good value for money in a beautiful beach front location. Recommended

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank dajeck
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Luckily we had booked well in advance for this extremely well located Motel on the road in front of the sea. Due to the damage from the earthquake so many places in town are damaged so roadworks are everywhere. Our room was very comfortable with...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Janet F
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Great location Okish place to stay if you not tooooo fussy - had everything we needed BBQ we used on Sat night was disgusting but after a good burn off and clean we were ready to go - the umbrellas helped us stay dry as...More

Date of stay: October 2017
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
USD 74 - USD 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Price range
USD 74 - USD 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Kaikoura
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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21 June 2016|
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Response from jaybe | Reviewed this property |
There is one on the road North but it would be too far too walk. There may have been a food shop a walk away where all the shops are but can't really remember.
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"Studio straight ahead down the driveway offers a lovely sea view."
4 Jan. 2017
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"the back rooms would be better because they are set back from the road and traffic"
29 Jun. 2016
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"End room very hot in summer months would be great in winter months."
24 Jan. 2016
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"The further from the road, the better"
26 Dec. 2015
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