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Akaroa Waterfront Motels

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56 - 64 Rue Jolie, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We walked into this motel/resort off the street hoping for a room one evening on a cold blustery day! The lady who greeted us was very pleasant - we had the choice of a motel room or a ground floor waterfront room overlooking the harbour...More

Thank IanW-QLD
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

My wife & I stayed here for 3 nights over a cold,wet long weekend. The unit was clean, spacious,warm & had everything needed for self-catering. The location is good - on the waterfront & supermarket & several cafes within 200m or so - all other...More

Thank dbuckleymaitland
Response from AkaroaWaterfrontM, Manager at Akaroa Waterfront MotelsResponded 24 June 2018

Dear Dbuckleymaitland. The weather was NOT at it's best when you stayed with us, but I remember it did not stop you from going out! Thank you for staying with us and for your nice comments! Hope we will meet again. Kind regards, Team at...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room: Room is clean, comfortable and large in space. Location: Got car park and near city center, there's a lake nearby which may have some relaxation time Amenities: Got a small kitchen and heaters in the rooms.

Thank CrystalMak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just leaving this lovely little motel now after a perfect stay. We only had one night but loved every minute here soaking up the beautiful views over the water from our top floor studio room. It was great to wake in the morning and pull...More

Thank Louisa66
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We asked for a unit with a waterfront view and that's exactly what we got! Fantastic spacious unit right on the waterfront with the most wonderful views of the harbour. So peaceful and relaxing, just what we needed. Absolutely perfect for a late afternoon glass...More

Thank LouiseL3202
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Located in the beautiful, historic French village of Akaroa, just 1.5H from Christchurch. With 24 refurbished units to choose from featuring studio,1, 2 and 3-bedroom units, you can enjoy affordable comfort with the waterfront right at your doorstep. With most units offering views of the water, spacious living and well-equipped kitchens you have everything you need to make your stay enjoyable. We are only a minutes stroll to the art and craft shops, restaurants, cafes and other attractions Akaroa has to offer. You could also relax in our private hot tropical spa pool.

Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
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Great View, Harbour View
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
USD 91 - USD 146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
akaroa waterfront hotel akaroadriftwood hotel akaroa
New ZealandSouth IslandCanterbury RegionAkaroa
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HI , Thank you for your email. Could you please contact us by email or phone +64333047484, you can also find our details on the top of our TripAdvisor page. We will need your name and your booking number. At this stage we... More
Room Tips
"Waterfront rooms are well appointed and right on the foreshore."
6 days ago
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"The motels are split into two sections. Ours was unit 87 (across the little bridge, by the large outdoors..."
16 Sep. 2018
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"Units to the right (81, 82, 83). Superb with private patio and ocean views"
25 Jul. 2018
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"Waterfront rooms have fantastic views."
7 Jul. 2018
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