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#1 Best Value of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 6 days ago
A nice room and helpful hosts

We stayed at the Gateway Motor Lodge in Kaikoura for two nights. The room was spacious, clean, and comfortable. The owners were extremely helpful when we ran into a potential problem involving... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great stay

We had an upstairs 2 bedroom apartment which was quite spacious and with a full kitchen and nice balcony with a great view of the mountains. Everywhere was very clean and beds comfortable. Nice big... more

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16-18 Churchill Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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#2 Best Value of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 19 December 2017
Comfortable stay.

Clean and comfortable, this motel is well placed to walk down the hill into Kaikoura. The view of snow-capped mountains from the landing outside our room was stunning and although the motel is... more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
Good motel

This motel was good enough for our one night in Kaikoura. The owner provided several great tour, restaurant/bar recommendations. The only issue we had was a lack of air conditioning or windows which... more

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45 - 47 Churchill Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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USD 236*
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Good Location With Lovely Views

We stayed here for 2 nights and it was most enjoyable. Select a room with a sea view as it is worth it. The self catering apartments are well appointed and very comfortable. Less than 10 min walk... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amazing location overlooking the crystal blue sea

We stayed for one night at this charming seafront hotel in Kaikoura. It is a clean, more than basic hotel with very large rooms and unforgettable sea views from the balcony. Our bedroom had a full... more

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92-94 Esplanade | post code: 7300, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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  • Beachfront
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#4 Best Value of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 20 December 2017
Handy Location

One of the better places to stay in Kaikoura, has its own restaurant which has excellent food. Rooms are a little small. There is a desk but a bar stool for a chair is abit annoying especially when... more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Located on the strip out of main town area

We only stayed here for a night as we had planned to go whale watching. The weather was inclement so we did not get to go. The room were standard and not too large. The staff here were helpful... more

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115 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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#5 Best Value of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Well recovered from the quake

The owners have done a wonderful job in restoring the Anchor Inn to such a good standard after the quake. The rooms are in top condition. The facilities are excellent and we had a very relaxing stay... more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Perfect!

Paul and Lyn were fantastic hosts. The location was perfect. We had room 2 which was fabulous, beautiful views, a great kitchenette, very spacious room with a comfortable bed and was spotless. We... more

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208 Esplanade | Cnr Margate Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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  • Beachfront
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#6 Best Value of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 8 May 2017
Don't book it!

A very negative example of customer service. We booked the hotel and the minute we learned that due to the closed road from Blenheim to Kaikoura we cancelled it. However they refused to refund us by... more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
Wonderful Kaikoura

Lovely clean cosy room, the view from our 1st floor suite was spectacular. We were fortunate that we started our holiday on the east coast before the earthquake and visited this delightful place as... more

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154 Beach Road | PO Box 181, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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#7 Best Value of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nice

Friendly and informative welcome. Allocated parking and the room facing the sea was fine with nice balcony. WiFi perfect. Cleaned well and everything working well. 2 great restaurants on the... more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
Comfortable accommodation with fantastic service

We stayed in a 2 bedroom unit which has views out over the water. The unit was well equipped for our stay, very clean and comfortable. It had two good sized bedrooms with comfortable beds and easily... more

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16 Avoca Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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#8 Best Value of 20 hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 6 days ago
The Perfect Place to Stay in Kaikoura

We had a beautiful sea view corner room 11. All staff were super friendly nothing seemed too much trouble. The breakfast buffet was very good & coffee was great. The room was decorated tastefully... more

Reviewed 1 week ago
excellent!

The hosts running it are warm and wonderful, helpful with reservations and very knowledgeable about the area. We stayed in the larger rooms in the main building, which are clearly larger and better... more

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146 Esplanade | Corner Esplanade and Brighton Street, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
011 64 3-319 5748
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Reviewed 9 January 2018
Nice place to stay

Good for couples. Enjoy the spa:) has plenty of space~bed is comfortable. Have additional bath towels for you to take to spring and pool. Only 5 mins walk to center. Quite in the night~ will come... more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
Excellent base to stay in Hanmer Springs

Excellently appointed accommodation in quiet location, but only 5 minutes walk from hot springs and restaurants. Large bed,spar bath and outside private patio area. Owners even provide towels to take... more

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34 Harrogate Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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  • Spa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cute, very tidy and very friendly staff

Loved this set up. And fresh baking on arrival. Very tidy and great location. Walking distance to everything. Free Sky TV and WiFi was a great extra. Staff were very helpful and friendly... more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Excellent stay!

Although I only stayed for one night, I had a brilliant experience here. Sue was fantastic from the beginning, taking me round the room and explaining everything I needed to know about Hanmer... more

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21 Harrogate Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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70.8 km from Kaikoura
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Reviewed 1 week ago
old fashioned luxury

I won a competition which gave me 1 nights accommodation at the heritage hanmer. very nice clean rooms. luxurious beds, a bit too soft for me, but very nice. very good breakfast 1 got 3 plates... more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Weekend Away

We decided to have a weekend away and stayed one night at the Heritage at Hanmer Springs. The hotel is very well located in the centre (almost) of town. It has large grounds an outdoor pool and... more

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1 Conical Hill Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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  • Pool
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Overnight at the Springs

On a stiflingly hot afternoon we headed away from the coast at Waipara and headed inland to Hanmer Springs and the Alpine Lodge Motel. The hotel is on the Main Street, although the entrance is on... more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great spot but a bit tired

We had a lovely night stay and found the location really handy distance to the town, restaraunts and hot pools. Check in and out was very easy with a lovely friendly host. We did find the room a... more

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1 Harrogate Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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70.9 km from Kaikoura
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Reviewed 8 January 2018
Large comfortable unit

Room was big and comfortable, very conveniently situated near restaurants and the pools. Manager helpful and friendly, however the office was supposed to be open at 8.30am, but was still shut when I... more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Very good value

We enjoyed our stay here in July so decided to stay again to break the trip from Christchurch to Blenheim. We were in a studio on the other side of the complex from our last stay and the unit was... more

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29 Amuri Avenue | PO Box 29, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Convenient place to stay

Stayed here with family of 5 just for one night. Very clean and tidy and accomodating hosts. Easy walking distance to the pools and they supplied towels for use at the pools which saved hiring... more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
Very Clean, Spacious & Good Position

Just on the edge of Hanmer but within walking distance of the centre this motel is well placed without being potentially in the noiseier heart of the town. Staff are friendly and helpful and the... more

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3 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent location

We stayed just one night in Hanmet springs and we could not have picked a better location ! It is 1-2 Min walk to the hot springs and they have complimentary towels you can borrow. Good size room and... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent accommodation in Hanmer Springs

Great accommodations and super friendly staff. We stay at Tussock Peak Motor Lodge for 2 nights. Great location close to the hot springs and the shopping/restaurants and walking trails. Large, clean... more

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2 Leamington Street, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Great family accommodation

Greeted by very friendly and helpful owner. Excellent family room, very clean and has everything you need. Great location with short walk to places to eat and to the main centre where the thermal... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Views from the spa were incredible!

We stayed for two nights in one of the executive spa rooms. It offered sensational views of the mountains from the room and from a private balcony spa. Hosts were both bubbly, kind and helpful. Would... more

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2 Amuri Avenue, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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71.0 km from Kaikoura
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Reviewed 21 October 2017
Nice motel/Great spot

Stayed for one night in a studio room.Nice balcony.Room was spotless but some furniture is getting a bit tired.Bed comfy.Area at back of unit also has seating (area needed a good sweep and a bit it... more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Warm welcome nice night

We arrived unexpected as we booked the night minutes before arriving, but there was a warm welcome from the owner. You are welcomed like family and it's always a pleasure to stay in such a motel. The... more

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24 Jacks Pass Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
011 64 3-315 7224
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Best place to stay at Hanmer Spring

Friendly helpful staff , good location - short walk to town and hot pools. Beautiful room with a balcony and Spa Bath. Very spacious room, Ample heating available for the cold morning , comfy So... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Different place to stay

We are caravaning around NZ over a 12 month period. It was suggested to us to say here, glad we did. Lovely people Quiet Cost = nothing really Charge $30.00 the first night then $20.00 for the rest... more

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35 Hanmer Springs Road | PO Box 115, Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Modern, clean and convenient

We had an ensuite cabin which was modern and clean. We were lucky to find reasonably priced accomodation here at a very busy time of the year, and despite the fact that the site looked pretty full... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Clean, well organised site.

Good service from reception. Pitch for motorhome was fine. Toilet and laundry block excellent. Easy to walk into town and all local amenities. Although close to road, the hedge blocks the noise... more

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34 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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#11 of 20 Hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 5 days ago
Budget accommodation, clean and roomy

Air-conditioning worked well in heatwave. Room initially smelled mouldy, but went with the air-con working. Very roomy with 2 separate bedrooms and a separate kitchenette and a large lounge... more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Lovely owners, great apartments

We booked two apartments for one night. One for the in-laws and one for me, my partner and our two kids aged 1 and 3. On arrival we went to reception to check-in and the owners were wonderful, really... more

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205 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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#17 of 20 Hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 20 December 2017
Nice and simple

For a dated build the room was spacious and been updated with all the mod cons . Service s exelent. Could do with shelves in the bathroom for people to put toiletries especially for the ladies who... more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Simple and nice

Big rooms, basic toiletries provided. Laundry facility is available on site. The heater wasn't very powerful and hence it was a bit cold at night. The property is very close to the beach and is on... more

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146 Beach Road | State Highway 1, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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  • Beachfront
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#14 of 20 Hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 13 April 2017
Nice Place

The owner is originally from Germany. She is very friendly and is an avid geocacher. It's a small hotel but in a great location just a short walk from the beach. This is on the north end of town and... more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
Super pet friendly accommodation

The owners are so friendly our 7m poodle cross puppy was made to feel like a member of the family. Our room had a blanket, water bowl and treat for her. Clean and comfortable facilities. Just a... more

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239 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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#15 of 20 Hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great location by the sea

Very clean and comfortable motel. Loved the way the car park was arranged in front of units. Friendly and helpful staff, and solid WiFi free of charge. Close to township and yet far enough away for... more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Great location

Very comfortable motel with everything we needed. The best feature is the location close to the shoreline within walking distance of both the seal colony and the centre of Kaikoura. The sweep of the... more

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222 Esplanade, Kaikoura, New Zealand
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#18 of 20 Hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 8 October 2017
Seafest

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... more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
Excellent location

Just across the road from the sea and only a short walk to the town centre we found the motel perfect for us. Our room was spotlessly clean and we were warmly greeted on our arrival by the owner... more

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160 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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  • Beachfront
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USD 118*
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Reviewed 2 January 2018
Basic, but adequate

We booked a two room unit for two nights around a whale-watching trip. It was easy to book in and we were greeted warmly by a very nice man. We found the rooms basic, but clean, and the beds were... more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
A reasonable motel, for a reasonable tariff. Work in progress.

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... more

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183 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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#6 of 20 Hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 28 December 2017
Superbe

Frankly every thing is superbe EXCEPT the fact that neither the duty manager, nor the back up line is answering. How are people having problem are supposed to manage ? ( imaging you forget your key... more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Spacious Apartment in central location.

We fell in love in Kaikoura and our stay in the Waves apartment contributed to this. A central location across from the beach and with views of the mountains. The two bedroom, two bathroom... more

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78 The Esplanade, Kaikoura 7301, New Zealand
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#12 of 20 Hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 2 days ago
A great view

Our room was a second floor room with 1 bedroom the apartment was very spacious and a lovely little kitchen. The lounge had a lovely view over the bay. The owner was very helpful and sorted our WFI... more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Room with a view

Highly recommend staying here but in the Lockwood section with the grass frontage if you have children it’s somewhere they can play safe they are small rooms but comfortable and clean handy parking... more

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266 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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#10 of 20 Hotels in Kaikoura
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Reviewed 2 days ago
One of the best!

I can’t speak highly enough of Tim and his mum. They do a superb job running this hostel and we just loved it! We stayed in a double room shared bathroom and we were in the main building. The room... more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Favourite hostel in NZ

Stayed here for 4 nights and after travelling New Zealand for 3 weeks this has been our favourite place to stay. We were in a double room in the main building, the rooms are spacious and bright... more

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74 Beach Road, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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Reviewed 11 July 2017
Hide away

Stayed here for the Christchurch show weekend. the place really rocks as we were here for the Kaikoura quake so our stay was longer then planned. Deb ( Campmother) and Ted (Father Ted) were great... more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
Perfect in every way

We booked this motel after reading about it in the lonely planet book and trip advisor. I always believe in keeping open minded about what I read, both good and bad, not that there was anything bad... more

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134 Esplanade, Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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  • Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 10 February 2017
Nice motel with excellent beachview!

This motel had a sign on the road: 75 $ for a double room with beachview. We decide to book this room immediatly. Its a bit old fashioned, but the owners gave a good service. This motel with an... more

Reviewed 10 February 2016
DECENT PLACE,BEST LOCATION,WORTH THE PRICE AND MOST HELPFUL OWNERS!

me and my husband were visiting kaikoura as our first destination while on our trip to the south island...its one of the most beautiful places where you enjoy the different moods of the sea....so... more

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168 Esplanade, Kaikoura, New Zealand
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