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Akaroa Village inn

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06/06/2017 07/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great place to stay. A night in akaora for 4 ladies who decided two days in akaora would be fun. Motel so great and was everything we needed. We left car at motel and went on several walks - we had perfect weather. Kerry and Shane lovely hosts and very helpful. We had great time we will be back....

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Shane B, General Manager at Akaroa Village inn, responded to this review

It sounds like you had a great time! What a great way to catch up with friends; a good walk, some fresh air and the great outdoors.

Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good unit with great amenities. Very friendly owners. Made to feel really welcome. Peaceful setting with great view of harbour. Enjoyed our visit to the giants house. great walking around the town. Good visit to the museum. Watched the film. Highly recommended.

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Shane B, Manager at Akaroa Village inn, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting beautiful Akaroa! It seems you enjoyed a nice, relaxing time away. We will have a cosy bed ready whenever you choose to come over the hill.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a relaxing place is the Village Inn! Great views of Akaroa harbor from living and master bedroom, and both had balconies! Plenty of free wifi for 1 1/2 days-- comfortable beds-- walk anywhere from this location-- loved the modern decor- free parking- would def stay here again!

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Kingscliff, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We will definitely come back to this little gem of a town. Our stay was comfortable and relaxing. The room was amazing. Our hosts Jenny and Colin were so lovely and helpful. Loads of cafes and restaurants. All fantastic.

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Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If we could have stayed here longer, we would have. The self contained apartments are privately owned so each set up might be different but the one we stayed in, right on the waterfront was beautiful. Very well appointed inside, very spacious with all the mod cons, incl washing machine. It was perfect. We cannot fault our stay there. You...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A perfect getaway for myself and my daughter, arriving on a bitterly cold day the day improved significantly with the warm welcome we received on arrival at reception. Stayed in the Captain Cook rooms and the bedding was absolute top quality and a stunning view out to the harbour. A perfect location thank you.

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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We treated ourselves to a night here after two days hard trekking. The Luxury Suite was expensive compared to other accommodation in Akaroa, but the spa and extra comfy bed made it well worth it! Great view and huge balcony. Only downside was that it was over the office which was noisy quite early on.

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UK
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We chose the Akaroa VIllage Inn as the start of our tour of the South Island Just over an hour away from Christchurch airport, even the drive over to Akaroa is a pleasure (make sure you stop at the Hilltop Tavern for a stunning view of what awaits you). Having stayed before, we knew that the location is perfect for...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I do not usually write reviews, but this accommodation was so outstanding, that I really wanted to do so! Karen was so welcoming of us - which included my guide-dog - and did everything possible to make our stay the most comfortable, relaxing and enjoyable of times. We arrived in the pouring rain, and she made certain that our apartment...

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Just finished a 9 night stay at the village inn and I have to say everything was perfect. This was my second time staying here and things have improved out of sight since new managers Kerry and Shane took over 12 months ago. The location is the best in town, right on the wharf and the apartments were clean, spacious...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Immerse yourself in the uniquely charming accommodation available at the picturesque Akaroa Village Inn on the Banks Peninsula in NZ. Offering the ultimate in Akaroa waterfront accommodation, this Banks Peninsula village accommodation is a seaside community retreat with a thriving culture and fascinating marine ecosystem. Your accommodation in Akaroa at the Village Inn has stunning sea views, with most of the upstairs or downstairs units having two bedrooms. Renowned for comfort, style, and convenience, your accommodation is across the road from many Akaroa cafes and restaurants, and is only 90 minutes from Christchurch. From your accommodation in Akaroa on the Banks Peninsula you can explore the many bays and harbours in the area by sea kayak or boat, walk or cycle one the region's many tracks, or enjoy the village shopping and some of the local events organised throughout the year. The Akaroa Village Inn offers waterfront accommodation for families or couples for the perfect holiday or weekend getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Akaroa Village inn

Address: 81 Beach Road | Akaroa, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Akaroa
Price Range: $110 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Akaroa Village inn 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Our room ground floor great everything we needed”
488travel, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Room with a view over the harbour is great”
LEB684, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“If you can afford it, choose ground floor waterfront apartment! Mind you, people walking by often tended to look in, but who cares?!!”
O3845FKannas, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“May want to see if room has stairs (both to access room or once inside to a 2nd floor).”
lmkruse, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an ocean view”
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