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Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments
Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments
3 out of 5
126 Esplanade, Kaikoura, Canterbury
The price is NZ$148 per night

Situated on the waterfront, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kaikoura Beach, Kaikoura Museum and Fyffe House. Peninsula Walkway and Mount Fyffe ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (10 reviews)
Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments
The White Morph - Heritage Collection
The White Morph - Heritage Collection
4 out of 5
92-94 The Esplanade, Kaikoura
The price is NZ$150 per night

With direct access to the beach, this Kaikoura motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kaikoura Beach, Fyffe House and Kaikoura Museum. Mount Cookson and Peninsula Walkway ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (132 reviews)
The White Morph - Heritage Collection
Mondello Kaikoura
Mondello Kaikoura
3 out of 5
29 Beach Rd, Kaikoura, Canterbury
The price is NZ$124 per night

Located in the heart of Kaikoura, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Kaikoura Museum and Kaikoura Beach. Mount Cookson and Fyffe House are also within ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (27 reviews)
Mondello Kaikoura
Alpine-pacific Holiday Park
Alpine-pacific Holiday Park
3 out of 5
69 Beach Road, Kaikoura
The price is NZ$74 per night

Situated near the beach, this eco-friendly holiday park is within 1 mile (2 km) of Kaikoura Museum and Kaikoura Beach. Mount Cookson and Fyffe House are also ...

4.2/5Excellent! (92 reviews)
Alpine-pacific Holiday Park
Kaikoura Quality Suites
Kaikoura Quality Suites
4 out of 5
154 Beach Road, Kaikoura
The price is NZ$148 per night

Situated by the ocean, this motel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Kaikoura Beach, Kaikoura Museum and Mount Cookson. Fyffe House and Peninsula Walkway are also within ...

4.4/5Excellent! (20 reviews)
Kaikoura Quality Suites
Alpine View Motel
Alpine View Motel
3 out of 5
146 Beach Road, Kaikoura
The price is NZ$125 per night

Situated on the beach, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Kaikoura Beach and Kaikoura Museum. Mount Cookson is 1.3 mi (2.2 km) away.

4.1/5Very Good! (82 reviews)
Alpine View Motel
Kaikoura TOP 10 Holiday Park
Kaikoura TOP 10 Holiday Park
3 out of 5
34 Beach Rd, Kaikoura
The price is NZ$86 per night

This family-friendly Kaikoura holiday park is located near the beach, within a 10-minute walk of Kaikoura Museum and Kaikoura Beach. Fyffe House and Peninsula ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (97 reviews)
Kaikoura TOP 10 Holiday Park
Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
4.5 out of 5
146 Esplanade, Kaikoura, Canterbury
The price is NZ$162 per night

Offering direct access to the beach, this Kaikoura hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Fyffe House and Peninsula Walkway. Mount Fyffe is 7.5 mi (12.1 km) away.

4.4/5Wonderful! (23 reviews)
Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
Blue Seas Motels Kaikoura
Blue Seas Motels Kaikoura
3.5 out of 5
222 Esplanade, Kaikoura
The price is NZ$89 per night

Situated near the beach, this aparthotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Fyffe House and Kaikoura Beach. Kaikoura Museum and Peninsula Walkway are also within 2 miles ...

4/5Very Good! (112 reviews)
Blue Seas Motels Kaikoura
Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge
Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge
4.5 out of 5
18 Churchill Street, Kaikoura
The price is NZ$150 per night

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 ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (136 reviews)
Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge
Waves Luxury Apartments
Waves Luxury Apartments
3.5 out of 5
78 Esplanade, Kaikoura, Canterbury
The price is NZ$294 per night

Offering direct access to the beach, this Kaikoura apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Kaikoura Beach and Kaikoura Museum. Mount Cookson and Fyffe ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Waves Luxury Apartments
Kaikoura Cottage Motels
Kaikoura Cottage Motels
4 out of 5
Cnr Old Beach RoadMill Road, Kaikoura
The price is NZ$130 per night

Situated near the beach, this aparthotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Mount Cookson, Kaikoura Beach and Kaikoura Museum. Fyffe House and Peninsula Walkway are ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (122 reviews)
Kaikoura Cottage Motels

Accommodation In Kaikoura

Visit Kaikoura, in New Zealand's Canterbury region, to see where the Southern Alps meet the sea. Along the peninsula, you'll observe the remains of Maori settlements from as long as 900 years ago! After European settlers arrived, the area was known for its whaling stations, but in the mid-1800s, most of the locals eventually turned to agricultural farming instead. Nowadays, the area is best known for its conservation efforts, saving the creatures that it once hunted to near-extinction. Stay with us in one of our Kaikoura hotels, which will allow you to take advantage of amazing marine life like whales and fur seals. You can even dive into the ocean and swim with dusky dolphins.

Things to Do

Go whale watching anytime of the year and see if you can spot a Sperm Whale, Pilot Whale or Orca. If you'd like to see some cute seals playing in the shallow waters, take the Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway. It's about an hour and a half, one way, to the seal colony and you'll pass some impressive limestone formations and seabird colonies on the way, too. If you really love hiking, take the Mt Fyffe track, which gives a beautiful panoramic view of Kaikoura, from the top. After taking in the view, make sure you stop off at Fyffe House, one of the local colonial whalers' cottages that's managed to survive since the 1860s. It's the oldest building in Kaikoura and its foundation is actually built upon whalebones, giving some interesting insight into the whaling industry of a bygone era.

Events

On the first Saturday of October, Canterbury locals flock to Kaikoura for the annual Seafest. During the event, you'll enjoy live entertainment and plenty of local cuisine, especially crayfish. In fact, the Maori name "Kaikoura" translates to "meal of crayfish", so make sure you tuck into at least one plate of this local delicacy while you're here.

Getting Here and Around

Christchurch Airport is about two hours away and there are regular bus and train services from Christchurch to Kaikoura. If you don't want to hire a car to get around town, there's a local sightseeing shuttle bus service that can take you to the most popular tourist attractions and, of course, drop you off at the boat for a whale-watching tour. If you'd like to explore some of the nearby regions, why not stop in at the thermal pools of Hanmer Springs or head to the Marlborough wine region? Two hours north of Kaikoura is Picton, the gateway to exploring the North Island.

So wot are you waiting for? Check out these cheap flights to Christchurch and book your Kaikoura accommodation with us today!

How much is a hotel room in Kaikoura?

Hotels in Kaikoura start at NZ$74 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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