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Overview of The Fairways at Ocean Ridge

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Terrace/patio
Balcony
Fridge, microwave, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle
29-inch Smart TV with satellite channels, DVD player

The Fairways at Ocean Ridge

3.5 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in

Explore the area

    AirportKaikoura (KBZ)3 min drive
    Popular LocationKaikoura Museum4 min drive
    Popular LocationOhau Waterfall Walk and Seal Pups20 min drive
    Popular LocationOkiwi Bay28 min drive

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Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

No guest room rating
  • 84 sq m
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds

Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom

5/5 guest room rating
  • 67 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Studio

4/5 guest room rating
  • 18 sq m
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds

About this area

Kaikoura

Located in Kaikoura, The Fairways at Ocean Ridge is in a rural area and on a lake. Peninsula Walkway and Ohau Waterfall Walk and Seal Pups are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Kaikoura Beach and Mount Fyffe. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking. Guests love the property's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kaikoura Museum - 4 min drive
  • Kaikoura Beach - 4 min drive
  • Fyffe House - 9 min drive
  • Ohau Waterfall Walk and Seal Pups - 20 min drive
  • Okiwi Bay - 28 min drive

Getting around

  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 132 min drive

Restaurants

  • Sakim Bento - 4 min drive
  • Corianders Ethnic Indian Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Allure Cafe - 4 min drive
  • Black Rabbit Pizza - 4 min drive
  • Coopers Catch - 4 min drive

About this property

The Fairways at Ocean Ridge

3.5-star aparthotel near the beach
Guests at this beach aparthotel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as barbecue grills and a picnic area. Each apartment offers comforts like a pillowtop bed and Egyptian cotton sheets, plus free WiFi and a Smart TV with satellite channels. Guests can appreciate conveniences, such as a fridge and a microwave, and other amenities include a DVD player and room service.
The Fairways at Ocean Ridge offers 21 forms of accommodation with DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 29-inch Smart televisions come with satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Kaikoura aparthotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the aparthotel include complimentary bicycles.

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

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Beach

  • Near the beach

Ski

  • Close to a ski area

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Free off-site parking
  • Street parking available
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge) up to 8 kilometers

Family friendly

  • Free cot/infant bed

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils

Dining

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:00 AM: NZD 30 for adults and NZD 20 for children
  • Room service available

Bedrooms

  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Rollaway/extra beds: NZD 30 per night

Bathrooms

  • Towels provided
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • 29-inch smart TV with satellite service
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • Desk

Comfort

  • Heating

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/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
  • No lifts
  • Soundproofing
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Blackout curtains
  • Free local calls
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • On the lake
  • Next to a golf course
  • Near the airport
  • Near a train station
  • In a rural location

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Free bike hire on site
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Cave exploring nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Whale watching nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector

General

  • 21 rooms
  • 1 floor
  • Built in 2008
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 6 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information; access will be through a private entrance

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval, private entrance

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 30 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

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.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: NZD 30 for adults and NZD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 30 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 2.35 per cent

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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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

Fairways Apartments Kaikoura
Fairways Kaikoura
Fairways Apartments Apartment Kaikoura
The Fairways Apartments
The Fairways at Ocean Ridge Kaikoura
The Fairways at Ocean Ridge Aparthotel
The Fairways at Ocean Ridge Aparthotel Kaikoura

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4.6
Wonderful
Rating 5 - Excellent. 188 out of 256 reviews
5 - Excellent 73%
Rating 4 - Good. 50 out of 256 reviews
4 - Good 20%
Rating 3 - Okay. 10 out of 256 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 256 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 256 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Small studio for one night stay after excellent Whale Watching 🙂
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2021

2/5 Poor

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Amenities
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Beautiful apartment
Beautiful apartment, very clean and excellent managers. Will stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021