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Room type

The Roses Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Queen Suite, Coastal View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

King Suite, Mount Fyffe View

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Apartment 1 Bedroom, Garden and Mountain View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests

Get an overview of this hotelSuburban bed & breakfast with free breakfast and spa tub

At Austin Heights Scenic Bed & Breakfast you'll be 2.1 km (1.3 mi) from Fyffe House and within 5 km (3 mi) of Kaikoura Museum and Kaikoura Beach. Highlights at this Art Deco B&B include free buffet breakfast, free self parking, and a spa tub.

You can enjoy LCD TVs with satellite channels, and all 4 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi, furnished balconies or patios, and sofa beds. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators and room service. Tempur-Pedic beds and premium bedding welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include rainfall showerheads and bathrobes. Living rooms, dining areas, and sitting areas are also available.

This smoke-free bed & breakfast offers free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and a garden. Additionally, you'll find coffee/tea in the lobby, free use of bicycles, and laundry facilities. Each morning free breakfast is served between 6 AM and 9 AM. There's also the convenience of free train pick-up service.

With a stay at this 4.5-star Kaikoura B&B, you'll be 13.9 km (8.6 mi) from Mount Fyffe.

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities will be closed during June and July:
  • Spa tub

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Austin Heights Scenic Bed & Breakfast features a spa tub and complimentary bicycles. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. This Art Deco bed & breakfast also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. Complimentary self parking is available on site. A total renovation of this property was completed in May 2013.

Austin Heights Scenic Bed & Breakfast is a smoke-free property.

  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Total number of rooms - 4 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Beach towels 
  • Free self parking 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Spa tub 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 1976 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Garden 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free local calls 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Separate living room 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6 AM and 9 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the bed & breakfast include a spa tub and complimentary bicycles.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hot springs nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 
  • Safari nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
The property does not allow children in the Deluxe coastal view suite and Deluxe Mount Fyffe Suite categories.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

No pets or service animals allowed

No elevators

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Guests must transfer via required shuttle to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 48 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the train station. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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