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Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments

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Deluxe Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Ocean View | Living area | 32-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels, TV
Beach nearby, black sand
Deluxe Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Ocean View | Terrace/patio
Economy Room, 1 Bedroom | Terrace/patio
Deluxe Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Ocean View | Living area | 32-inch flat-screen TV with satellite channels, TV

Overview of Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments

Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments

3.0 star property
Waterfront hotel within easy reach of Kaikoura Beach

9.2/10 Superb

245 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Lounge area
  • Laundry facilities
The price is NZ$222
Price available on 05/03/2023
126 Esplanade, Kaikoura, Canterbury, 7300

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About this area

What's nearby

  • On the waterfront

Getting around

  • Blenheim (BHE-Woodbourne) - 104 min drive
  • Christchurch International Airport (CHC) - 135 min drive


  • The White Morph Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • The Craypot - 12 min walk
  • Why Not Cafe - 13 min walk
  • The Whaler - 13 min walk
  • Zephyr Restaurant - 14 min walk

About this property

Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments

Situated by the ocean, Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments is a great choice for a stay in Kaikoura. Freebies such as WiFi and self-parking are added perks, and guests looking to stay active can experience the nearby hiking/biking trails. Fellow travellers love the helpful staff and beach location.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 18 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

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


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

What to do

  • Beach nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby


  • Front desk (limited hours)


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium satellite channels

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Washing machine
  • Laundry detergent

What to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Toaster
  • High chair
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee


  • Local maps
  • Cleaning supplies

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 1.5 per cent

Hygiene & cleanliness

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

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.


<p>On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited.</p> <p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.</p> <p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments Hotel
Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments Kaikoura
Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments Hotel Kaikoura

Frequently asked questions

Does Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments 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 that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments?
As of 8 February 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments on 5 March 2023 start from NZ$222, 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.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
What is there to do at Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as hiking. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours and hunting.
Are there restaurants at or near Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include The Craypot (12-min walk), Why Not Cafe (13-min walk) and The Whaler (13-min walk).
What's the area around Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments like?
Kaikoura Waterfront Apartments is located on the waterfront, a short 18-minute walk from Kaikoura Museum and 8 minutes' walk from Kaikoura Beach. Travellers love the hotel's prime location.







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8/10 Very good

Joergen, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Franck, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Linda, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lance, 1-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Mathias, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Rob, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Sharon, 1-night trip
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Somerford, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

wendy, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Ralitsa, 1-night trip
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