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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, free WiFi
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, free WiFi

Guest reviews

4.4 out of 5 Excellent
363 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Kitchen
Breakfast Available
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationKaikoura Museum6 min walk
Popular LocationKaikoura Beach8 min walk
Popular LocationKaikoura Visitor Centre9 min walk
AirportKaikoura (KBZ)6 min drive

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  • Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 45 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Deluxe Room, Jetted Tub

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Jetted Tub
  • Deluxe Room, Terrace

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Terrace
  • Standard Studio, 1 Queen Bed

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Studio, 1 Queen Bed
  • Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms
  • Superior Room, 1 Bedroom, Ensuite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 45 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 Bedroom, Ensuite
  • Deluxe Studio, Jetted Tub

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Studio, Jetted Tub

About this area

Kaikoura

Located in Kaikoura, Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge is by the ocean. While the natural beauty of Kaikoura Beach and Mount Fyffe can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can explore Peninsula Walkway. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with mountain climbing and hiking/biking trails. Guests appreciate the motel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kaikoura Museum - 6 min walk
  • Kaikoura Beach - 8 min walk
  • Kaikoura Visitor Centre - 9 min walk
  • Fyffe House - 5 min drive
  • Peninsula Walkway - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportChristchurch (CHC-Christchurch Intl.) - 135 min drive

Restaurants

  • Sakim Bento - 6 min walk
  • Allure Cafe - 7 min walk
  • Coopers Catch - 7 min walk
  • Corianders Ethnic Indian Restaurant - 8 min walk
  • Zephyr Restaurant - 8 min walk

About this property

Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

4.5-star motel near Kaikoura Museum
A conference centre, a seasonal outdoor pool and a business centre are available at this motel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a meeting room, laundry facilities and tour/ticket assistance are on-site. All 20 rooms have flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and feature kitchens with fridges, hobs and microwaves. Guests will also find complimentary wireless Internet access, balconies or patios and electric kettles.
Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge offers 20 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Accommodation at this 4.5-star motel has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils.

This Kaikoura motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the motel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee: NZD 16.50-16.50 for adults and NZD 16.5-16.50 for children

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre
  • Conference centre

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Hob

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 16.5 per night

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 16.50 and NZD 16.50 for adults, and NZD 16.5 and NZD 16.50 for children (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 16.5 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
No visitors or unregistered guests are allowed in guestrooms.

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from November to March
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Gateway Kaikoura
Gateway Motor Lodge Kaikoura
Kaikoura Gateway
Kaikoura Gateway Motor
Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge
Kaikoura Motor Lodge
Kaikoura Gateway Hotel
Kaikoura Gateway Hotel
Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge Motel
Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge Kaikoura
Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge Motel Kaikoura

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge and receive a full refund?
Yes, Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge?
As of 24 Oct 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge on 27 Oct 2020 start from NZ$146, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool.
Is Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge located?
Situated by the ocean, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Kaikoura Museum and Kaikoura Beach. Fyffe House and Peninsula Walkway are also within 3 mi (5 km).
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4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Good size family friendly room, comfy beds and spa.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

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Crayfish and fresh fish
Without having to ask, information about the best seafood places would be helpful (especially since it is Kaikoura).
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
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Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
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Had an infestation of ants 🐜 🐜 which wasn’t pleasant and were moved moved to another unit although we then had to rewash the plates & cutlery which were dirty. The relocated apartment was clean & tidy otherwise
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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This motel suited us because it was a nice distance from town so we could walk in and leave the car. Unit was clean, spacious and warm.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2020

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