Self-Contained Cottage, Kaikoura
On the beachfront at Hapuku, 10 minutes north of Kaikoura, The Factory offers unique 5-star luxury self-contained accommodation in an historic building. With dramatic views of snow-covered mountains on one side and the ocean on the other it is the ideal base to explore all the amazing activities available in Kaikoura, home to the famous Whale Watch. Your stay at The Factory is exclusive, with only one party booked at a time, so you may just choose to relax and enjoy the stunning location. Your glamorously designed accommodation is in a separate wing of the factory with exclusive use of the private courtyard with outside spa. Fully self-contained, you can choose to self-cater and make use of the fresh produce from the garden or you can experience the full breakfast where almost everything is made, grown or caught locally. With luxurious furnishings and linen, a log burner fire and heated flooring throughout. The Factory accommodates up to 6 people in 3 king bedrooms and suits couples, families or friends travelling together. Whale-watching, dolphin, seal, albatross and birdlife viewing close by.
The Factory offers accommodation in the guest wing of a beautifully converted Dairy Factory.
3 king bedrooms, a bathroom and fully self-contained kitchen and living area, it is the perfect place for up to 6 people at a time to enjoy exclusive use.
Linens and furnishings are luxurious and comfortable, underfloor heating throughout and a log fire ensure comfort all year round and the private outside spa and courtyard with barbecue enable you to relax and enjoy the gorgeous surroundings in peace. The Factory welcomes families with children and will provide a cot or single bed if needed. The grounds, with a tree hut and small flying fox, are safe and a delight for children of all ages. You can choose to self-cater or a full breakfast can be provided using ingredients grown on the property or sourced locally. Our hens, Poppy and Pansy lay your eggs, Paul loves fishing and makes great coffee and is always happy to do so when he is around. Native birds abound; tuis, bellbirds and native wood pigeons compete with the sound of the rolling surf – paradise!
- Welcome drinks and snacks, NZ champagne and beer
- Self-cater, full kitchen & BBQ
- Platters or barbecue plates
- Gardens with treehouse
- Historic building
- Helicopter pad
- Spa pool
We do have 2 cats on the property – Cookie and Sparkie – they are not allowed to go in to the guest wing to ensure people with allergies are not affected but love company outside.
Price: $480 to $600
Self-cater / Bed & Breakfast
$100-$130 extra adult $70-90 extra child
Platters or barbecue plates by request in advance, $30pp
APARTMENTS 1 | MAX GUESTS 6
The Factory is 10 minutes north of Kaikoura. Turn on to Factory Road off the main highway, turn right on to Hapuku Road (this still shows up as Old Beach Road on most GPS systems and Google Maps) and then The Factory is on the right.
MINIMUM STAY 2 nights December 15 until January 31, Easter and Public Holidays
CHILD POLICY Children welcome, child price under 12. Cot and extra single bed available.
CHECK-IN 2pm | CHECK-OUT 10am
CANCELLATION 7 days 100% | 30 days 25%
SEASON Open year round
- Paul & Janet Boocock
- T +64 3 319 3034 / M: 022 011 5233
- W www.hapukufactory.com
5 Old Beach Road, Hapuku RD1, Kaikoura 7371
Whale watching flights or cruises, dolphin tours and swimming, superb sea life discovery, local hikes and day walks. Kaikoura Wilderness Walk.
Kaikoura shops & cafes - 15 minutes
Whale Watch - 15 minutes
Christchurch Airport - 2 hours 30 minutes
Picton Ferry - 2 hours
Activities in this area
- Whale Watching Flights
- Whale Watch Cruise
- Dolphin Encounter
- Albatross Encounter
- Kaikoura Wilderness Experience
- South Island Private Tours & Transfers