Fyffe Country lodge -RECOMMENDED on TripAdvisor.com -STAY IN KAIKOURA at this bed & breakfast lodge
This magnificent Qualmark rated 5 star Kaikoura Luxury lodge (also known as an Inn or Hotel) offers luxury accommodation on a Bed & Breakfast basis and is a Kaikoura Landmark Property. This 5 Star Qualmark rated Kaikoura luxury lodge is beautifully constructed of hand made rammed earth blocks. The roof is hand split Canadian cedar shakes. This luxury B&B motel oozes charm ambience and a timeless atmosphere. A "Must Stay" whilst visiting this world class marine playground. This lodge is close to Whalewatching and Dolphin & Seal Swimming.
Stay in Kaikoura at this Kaikoura Exclusive Lodge and enjoy award winning wines, regional delights from this Kaikoura Restaurant where the menu celebrates the freshest of New Zealand produce sourced daily. This luxury lodge caters for weddings & private functions.
Built in 1993 this architecturally designed lodge is surrounded by manicured gardens with stunning alpine views to Mt Fyffe and the Kaikoura seaward ranges. You can step back in time and enjoy the ageless surroundings and panoramic vista at this Kaikoura accommodation capturing the gracious lifestyle of a bygone era. It is only a 300m walk to the shoreline from this Boutique Lodge.
Kaikoura New Zealand
Kaikoura is the Pacific's marine playground and is renowned for whale watching and dolphin swimming.
This region has stunning scenery where the mountains meet the sea , where the rugged beauty of the coastline is hard to match. Mt Fyffe towers some 1600m above the Kaikoura Township while the Kaikoura Seaward ranges extend to the Southern Alps.
The local attractions are interesting and varied from scenic helicopter flights to quad bike safaris, golf, deep sea fishing, seal swimming and tramping. Hump back whales along with the giant sperm whales, Orca (killer whales) Right & Blue whales are seen playing in this marine playground. Tours are available on a Daily basis. Hector & Dusky dolphins are seen in pods of perhaps 3-400. Fur Seals line the coastline and wandering albatross grace the cold pacific waters.
Crayfish is the regions delicacy and is a luxury for seafood lovers - a must if visiting or passing through or staying at this Rammed Earth lodge.
Blenheim is a scenic drive just 1 ½ hrs away while Picton Ferry is 2 hrs.
Christchurch is a 2 hr drive from Kaikoura.
Transport is via Train, Bus, Helicopter or flights from Kaikoura Airport. Rental cars are available in Kaikoura for those who arrive via train and are spending a few days exploring the region.
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