Whale Watching

An unforgettable experience. Kaikoura is one of the rare coasts in the world, where you find whales the whole year round. The whale watch station is a short 5 minutes drive away from our motel.

Dolphin Swim

Dolphin Encounter pioneered dolphin swimming in Kaikoura New Zealand and have developed the tours for those wishing to enhance their understanding of dolphins in their natural environment.It is a truly unique experience! 

Levis Pedal Kayak

The best way to finish your day – on the Pacific ocean. The Sunset Tour is just amazing, you can see the local fur seals playing, visit the new “Hope Spring” or get your first T5 Geocache.

Coast Track

The Kaikoura Coast track has been voted one of the best hiking tracks in New Zealand. View rigid cliff faces, 8000 year old tree stumps, fossils and tremendous coastal views.


Enjoy easygoing rides suitable for the whole family like the Kowhai River Track or choose the steep Mt Fyffe Track. You can rent bikes in Kaikoura at favourable prices.

Whale Watch Flight

With one of the world’s most experienced whale watching pilots at the helm, let Murray and his friendly team of pilots/instructors fly you over the Kaikoura Sea Canyon to view the mighty Sperm whale from the tip to the tail.  

Fishing Charter

Not only will you enjoy an unforgettable fishing trip but you will also experience some of Kaikoura’s famous marine life including seals, albatross and dolphins as well as breathtaking mountain and sea views.

Lavendar Farm

Feel like in France. Enjoy a relaxing stroll through the lavender gardens in a tranquil atmosphere, have a coffee or tea, browse through the lavender products the shop, a shortt 5 minute drive away from our motel.