Waves on the Esplanade Apartments, Kaikoura

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Waves on the Esplanade in Kaikoura provide eleven luxurious 5-star Qualmark-rated apartments just a stone's throw from the water's edge.

  • Ranked No 1 accommodation in Kaikoura by Trip Advisor
  • A Traveller's Choice 2012 Winner

Kaikoura Accommodation

We are the closest luxury accommodation to the town centre, offering the ideal combination of lifestyle, location and a great holiday destination with the ultimate combination of expansive ocean and mountain views.

These apartments are within close walking proximity of Kaikoura's town centre and its amenities and exactly 1km from the well-known Whale Watch centre.

Award-winning restaurants are only a matter of metres away. Each architect-designed apartment has two bedrooms and two bathrooms (1 ensuite) and is fitted and maintained to the highest standards with modern kitchen and laundry facilities.

Waves on The Esplanade apartments suit a wide range of guests from couples, families, corporate groups, tour groups and, of course, overseas guests.

The apartments are all double glazed, smokefree, with heat pump/air conditioning and fully equipped with modern appliances: Sky TV, DVD player, CD player/stereo unit, free wireless internet access. Master bedroom has ensuite and king-size bed, bedroom 2 offers king/twin option and own separate bathroom. All our apartments have their own completely private balcony -the ultimate spot for that relaxed drink and outdoor dining. Extra portable beds, portacots and highchairs are available for children. Apartment 5 is a purpose-built, fully accessible unit with lift access and wet-area shower.

We have one Premier suite' for honeymooners, special occasions or those simply wanting the combination of ultimate views and luxurious surroundings.

  • Free Wireless internet.
  • Bicycles and kayaks are available for those wishing to explore the outdoors, and scooters & skateboards for the children!
  • An outdoor spa is available for guests.
  • We are always happy to assist with any other bookings you require.

Resident hosts: Liz & Damer Farrell

ACCOMMODATION RATES: Quoted in NZ$, Subject to change.

Peak Season
1 - 2 persons $220 - $300
3 - 4 persons $240 - $325

Low season
1 - 2 persons $190 - $230
3 - 4 persons $205 - $250

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78 The Esplanade

Phone: +64 3 319 5890

Freephone: 0800 319 589

Fax: +64 3 319 5895

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