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Things to do while on your stay

Barnacle Bills accommodation is the perfect place for couples, families or groups to base themselves whilst in Kaikoura. Located close to town, with nearby walking tracks on the peninsula which take you to the South and North Bays. There's loads of things to do in and around Kaikoura, so it's the perfect place to stop and stay a while, relax and enjoy! Here are a few suggestions which are nearby when you choose to stay at Barnacle Bills.

Kaikoura Boutique Hotel
Boo Teek Café

10-minute walk via Tom's track.

Come discover the beautiful café & bar on Kaikōura's Esplanade.

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Kaikoura Aquatic Centre & Swimming Pool
Kaikōura Aquatic Centre

5-minute flip-flop walk.

Located just down the road from us.

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Mayfair Theatre Kaikoura
Mayfair Arts & Culture Centre

Walk 15mins to see a movie via Tom's track.

Historic Movie Theatre

& Gallery Space

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Penninsula Walkway Entrance Maui Carving Southside
Kaikōura Peninsula Walk

Hop on the 9km walkway just a stone throw from the door. 

Makes nice run too:).

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Pier Hotel Kaikoura
Pier Hotel

Iconic character filled

Kiwi Restaurant & Bar 

with magnificent view and staff.

25 mins walk:)

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Whale Watch Kaikoura
Whale Watch

A must do activity for the whole family

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Albatross Encounter Kaikoura

Dolphin & Albatross Encounters

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Kaikoura Township - Seaward Ranges Lookout View.jpg
Kaikōura Lookout
12 mins walk.

For one of the best views of Kaikōura visit the lookout up the hill.


Stop and stay a while

To view and download a copy of the Kaikōura Visitor Guide and Map Click Here

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