Anchor Inn Motel

Address: 208 Esplanade, Kaikoura, Christchurch-Canterbury, South Island, 7300, New Zealand | Motel
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          • Beach


          • Wheelchair accessibility
          • Free parking
          • Kitchenette

          TravelPod Member ReviewsAnchor Inn Motel Kaikoura

          Reviewed by walainey

          Just delightful

          Reviewed Oct 16, 2015
          by (13 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

          Delightful and gorgeous place to stay. The views sublime with snow capped mountains and sparkling bay glistening in the sunshine. Bed and showers extra good.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          Reviewed by ozbuckleys

          Lovely hosts clean and generously sized rooms

          Reviewed May 9, 2014
          by (5 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

          The room was rather large. We appointed. With a magnificent view of the bay and snow capped mountains.

          The view from room 10
          Kaikoura, New Zealand

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          TripAdvisor Reviews Anchor Inn Motel Kaikoura

          4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

          Travel Blogs from Kaikoura


          A travel blog entry by harryandnorah on Apr 30, 2008

          15 photos

          Leaving Christchurch on a cloudy morning we headed north on Hwy 1. The railway is alongside the road for most of the way here and as we had seen it on the train trip down, we headed inland on Hwy 7 through 'Culverden' and then turned north east on Hwy 70. Passing through 'Rotherham' and then 'Waiau', the road followed a wide valley with cows and …

          Dolphins & Kayaking!

          A travel blog entry by codie on Mar 13, 2015

          44 photos

          ... in. We managed to catch one of the Dusky dolphins going mad flipping and winning around in the air for a while. After that we noticed that there were quite a few doing it off in the distance, it’s their signature move.
          One of the crew pointed out a few Hector’s dolphins swimming passed, they’re really rare ones that are only found in New Zealand and aren’t spotted that much, they’re also endangered.
          By the time i’d looked ...

          Day 11: Amazing Day in Kaikoura

          A travel blog entry by dickd on Feb 24, 2015

          1 comment, 2 photos

          ... organised safety conscious. On the way down we stopped of at the Pharmacy to get some motion sickness tablets; a local brew recommended by the Whale Watcher people. They are expensive ($15 for 4 tablets/2 each) but compared to the cost of the trip, let alone getting to New Zealand, money well spent if it makes the difference to enjoying the trip or not. So to the trip. We set out and the sea was ...

          Swimming with dolphins at the end of the world!

          A travel blog entry by amelm on Jan 28, 2015

          1 comment, 8 photos

          ... whales' and seals' paradise since it contains a lot of easy fish to feed on. In the afternoon, I had a walk on Kaikoura's beach, which was really beautiful with the mountain backdrop. However, the water temperature was very cold, and I didn't go for a swim. The next morning, I was at the dolphin's visitor centre at 5.30 am! There, I put on a very thick wet suit to protect from the cold ocean waters, which made me look like a water ninja! We left on a boat into ...

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