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4.0 out of 5

"Clean and tidy accomodation. Great sized rooms and all the amenities we needed. Lovely location across the road from the beach and 50m from a great pl ... " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 18 Jan 2022

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Hotel Description

At Sierra Beachfront Motel you'll be within a 15-minute walk of Kaikoura Beach and 1.7 km (1 mi) from Kaikoura Museum. Highlights at this beach hotel include in-room free WiFi and LED TVs.

You can enjoy TVs, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers, featured in all 13 rooms. Refrigerators and microwaves make in-room dining convenient.

This smoke-free hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, barbecue grills, and a picnic area. Plus you'll find laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this Kaikoura hotel, you'll be 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Fyffe House and 2.8 km (1.7 mi) from Peninsula Walkway.

Standard Room (One Bedroom Unit)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$88* Per night/room 28 Jun. - 29 Jun.

Standard Room (Twin Room)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Studio, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchen (Large Unit)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

Sierra Beachfront Motel ratings based on 69 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Sierra Beachfront Motel

Everyone (27) Couples (22) Family (16)
5 out of 5
Clean and tidy accomodation. Great sized rooms and all the amenities we needed. Lovely location across the road from the beach and 50m from a great playground. Short drive to town or walkable without young kids

Posted by on 18 Jan. 2022

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5 out of 5
Very easy to find. Friendly helpful staff

Posted by on 26 Nov. 2021

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5 out of 5
Very clean and affordable. Friendly welcome at reception. Comfy bed.

Posted by on 27 Mar. 2021

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5 out of 5
Our motel had everything needed for a comfortable 2 nights stay. Lovely helpful hosts. and the children loved being close to the sea.

Posted by on 28 Feb. 2021

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5 out of 5
Perfect for requirements. Arrived late and my room and access were all organised.

Posted by , from Paekakariki on 3 Feb. 2021

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5 out of 5
A clean, spacious and modern queen bed studio with kitchenette and ensuite. Next to beach front with fantastic views. Relaxing and bright surrounds

Posted by , from Porirua, NZ on 20 Jan. 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 14 Oct. 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 16 Jul. 2020

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3 out of 5
Very basic and quite shabby accommodation but seemed clean. Cheap and not so cheerful!

Posted by on 11 Jul. 2020

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3 out of 5
It was winter but room very cold despite one small heater on full time. Second fan heater did not work

Posted by on 2 Jul. 2020

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About the Sierra Beachfront Motel

Location 160 Esplanade, Kaikoura, 7300

Property Features

As a guest of Sierra Beachfront Motel, you'll find barbecue grills, a picnic area, and laundry facilities. WiFi is free in public spaces. Self parking is free. This Kaikoura hotel is smoke free.

  • 13 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Sierra Beachfront Motel offers 13 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Full-sized refrigerators/freezers and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. LED televisions come with premium satellite channels.

  • LED television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Heating
  • Ensuite bathroom

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 8 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 8 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa and Mastercard. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning

Hotel Names

  • Sierra Beachfront Motel Kaikoura
  • Sierra Beachfront Motel
  • Sierra Beachfront Kaikoura
  • Sierra Beachfront
  • Sierra Beachfront Motel Hotel
  • Sierra Beachfront Motel Kaikoura
  • Sierra Beachfront Motel Hotel Kaikoura

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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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.