First Light Kaikoura

  • 36 Ward Street, 7300 Kaikoura, New Zealand - View on map
4.8 /5
Hotel type: Apartment
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Hotel themes – First Light Kaikoura

  • ✓ Countryside
  • ✓ Beach / seaside
  • ✓ Luxury
  • ✓ Nature / wildlife
  • ✓ Romance / honeymoon
  • ✓ Mountains

Quick description

Offering free WiFi, First Light Kaikoura is within a 6-minute drive of Kaikoura Train Station and Encounter Kaikoura. The property can arrange private fishing trips and whale spotting flights. All apartments feature a kitchenette.

The apartments are equipped with air conditioning, a DVD player and a flat-screen TV. Each offers the views of the surrounding mountains, the sea or the garden. The en suite bathroom comes with shower and a hairdryer.

Guests enjoy free parking and free use of BBQ facilities.

Rooms: 2

Important information

Please note that children under 18 years of age cannot be accommodated at this property.

Please note that due to the recent earthquake, some roads are closed and alternate routes may need to be taken to access the property. For further information please refer to the New Zealand Transport Agency's website. Please inform First Light Kaikoura in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

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Queen Room with Garden View

Food & Drink

Toaster, Microwave, Kitchenware, Kitchenette, Refrigerator, Electric kettle, Dining area


Shower, Hairdryer, Toilet, Free toiletries, Bathroom

Room Amenities

Seating Area, Carpeted, Air conditioning, Clothes rack, Electric blankets, Heating, Soundproofing, Sofa, Private entrance


DVD Player, Radio, Flat-screen TV, CD Player, TV


Patio, Mountain view, Garden view, View


Entire unit located on ground floor

This air-conditioned apartment features a kitchenette and a patio with views of both mountains and native garden. It includes a DVD player and a flat-screen TV.

Apartment with Balcony

Food & Drink

Toaster, Dining area, Kitchenware, Microwave, Stovetop, Kitchenette, Electric kettle, Refrigerator


Toilet, Hairdryer, Bathroom, Free toiletries, Shower

Room Amenities

Heating, Seating Area, Soundproofing, Private entrance, Air conditioning, Electric blankets, Clothes rack, Carpeted, Sofa


TV, Radio, Flat-screen TV, CD Player, DVD Player


Garden view, Mountain view, Balcony, View, Sea view

This 2-storey air-conditioned apartment features a balcony offering panoramic mountain views and partial sea views. It includes a kitchenette, a DVD player and a flat-screen TV.

After booking, all of the hotel’s details, including telephone and email address, are provided in the online booking confirmation, confirmation email.

Facilities of First Light Kaikoura


Fishing, Golf course (within 3 km), Cycling, Hiking, Snorkelling

Food & Drink

BBQ facilities


Bikes available (free)

Common areas

Sun terrace, Garden, Terrace

Cleaning services



Designated smoking area, Heating, Air conditioning, Facilities for disabled guests First Light Kaikoura Facilities for disabled guests, Non-smoking rooms, Non-smoking throughout, Soundproof rooms, Adult only


Free WiFi! WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.


Free parking! Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).

Policies of First Light Kaikoura


From 14:00 Until 21:00 hours


From 07:00 Until 10:00 hours

Children and extra beds

Children cannot be accommodated at the hotel.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.


Pets are not allowed.

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