Kaikoura hotels

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Kaikoura, New Zealand
19 May — 20 May2
Kaikoura, New Zealand
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Kaikoura hotels

Good to know

Low season

JulyCheapest month to stay with an average 64% drop in price.

High season

OctoberMost expensive month to stay with an average 79% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$119Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$452Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

How much is a Kaikoura hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

2 stars and below

3 stars

4 stars and above

When to book a hotel in Kaikoura

Price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
Average nightly price per month
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Top tips for finding perfect Kaikoura hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Kaikoura, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Kaikoura in July and January.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Kaikoura if you stay on a Tuesday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Kaikoura found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $79, while the most expensive was $218.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Kaikoura for 1 day.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Kaikoura

  • Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Kaikoura. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • Travellers who like staying near Mount Lyford recommend The Hamptons.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Kaikoura districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Kaikoura city centre

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Kaikoura?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Kaikoura by showing you the exact location of each hotel.

Best Kaikoura hotels

Most recommended Kaikoura hotels

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The Hamptons - Kaikoura - Beach
The Hamptons - Kaikoura - Beach
The Hamptons
9.7 Excellent
$162+
$162+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Hapuku Carriages - Kaikoura - Outdoor view
Hapuku Carriages - Kaikoura - Outdoor view
Hapuku Carriages
9.6 Excellent
$253+
$253+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Nikau Lodge - Kaikoura - Outdoor view
Nikau Lodge - Kaikoura - Outdoor view
Nikau Lodge
9.2 Excellent
$163+
$163+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Manakau Lodge - Kaikoura - Outdoor view
Manakau Lodge - Kaikoura - Outdoor view
Manakau Lodge
9.2 Excellent
$185+
$185+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Koura Bay Resort - Kaikoura - Outdoor view
Koura Bay Resort - Kaikoura - Outdoor view
Koura Bay Resort
8.8 Excellent
$133+
$133+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Panorama Motel - Kaikoura - Bedroom
Panorama Motel - Kaikoura - Bedroom
Panorama Motel
8.3 Excellent
$136+
$136+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Wacky Stays - Kaikoura - Bedroom
Wacky Stays - Kaikoura - Bedroom
Wacky Stays
8.1 Excellent
$136+
$136+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly