Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Standard Studio, 1 Queen Bed | In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Private kitchen | Fridge, microwave, stovetop, electric kettle
Deluxe Room, Spa Bath | In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

4.5-star property
Upscale motel within walking distance of Kaikoura Museum

8,8/10 Fabulous

417 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
Map
18 Churchill Street, Kaikoura, 7300
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Barbecue grills
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
For families
  • Kitchen
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping

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About this area

Getting around

  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 135 min drive

About this property

Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge

4.5-star motel by the ocean
You can look forward to a terrace, a garden, and laundry facilities at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • A seasonal outdoor pool
  • Free self parking
  • RV/bus/truck parking, luggage storage, and a front desk safe
  • Tour/ticket assistance and barbecue grills
  • Guest reviews speak well of the central location and helpful staff
Room features
All guestrooms at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge include perks such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and safes.
More amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with hair dryers
  • Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels
  • Balconies or patios, kitchens, and refrigerators

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 20 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

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

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Onsite RV/bus/truck parking (fees apply)

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Barbecue grills

What to do

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Services

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

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishes, and utensils

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Children & extra beds

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for NZD 16.5 per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • The seasonal pool is open from November to March

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

No visitors or unregistered guests are allowed in guestrooms.

Also known as

Gateway Kaikoura
Gateway Motor Lodge Kaikoura
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Kaikoura Gateway Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Does Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge?
Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge?
Yes, there's free self parking. RV/bus/truck parking is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
What is there to do at Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge and nearby?
Have fun with activities like hiking, kayaking, and mountain biking, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours. Enjoy amenities like a seasonal outdoor pool and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Sakim Bento (6-min walk), Slam Club (6-min walk), and Coopers Catch (7-min walk).
Does Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge have self-catered rooms fitted with kitchens or kitchenettes?
Yes, a kitchen is available in every room, and also includes cookware, a refrigerator, and a microwave.
Does Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a balcony or patio.
What's the area around Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge like?
Kaikoura Gateway Motor Lodge is a short 6-minute walk from Kaikoura Museum and 8 minutes' walk from Kaikoura Beach. Travelers recommend the motel for its central location.

Overall score and ratings

8,8

Fabulous

9,1/10

Cleanliness

9,0/10

Staff & service

8,8/10

Amenities

8,8/10

Property conditions & facilities

8,6/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Big Spacious room, was clean and tidy.
Sanjeev, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Lovely friendly helpful staff. 400 metre walk to the township. Very clean and comfortable and a good price.
Michael, 2-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Very handy to the centre of Kaikoura but we had a lovely quiet unit out the back. Very helpful and lovely owners gave us a warm welcome. We'd definitely return.
Lawrence, 1-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Friendly staff property was clean and well appointed
Will, 2-night romance trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

Karina, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great stay, very nice facilities. We hope to be back and for longer :)
Ivy, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Mervyn, 3-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Jennie, 1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Near the town - a short walk. Nice pool.
John, 2-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Weekend Visit
Great stay, although in Kaikoura, a little way away from the main street. Clean and tidy room and a comfortable bed. Pool lovely addition. Highly recommend
Neil, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review