+64 3 319 3115 info@awatea.co.nz

Animal Friendly

Awatea Country B&B

An animal friendly, modern, purpose built Bed and Breakfast in rural Kaikoura within sight and sound of the Pacific Ocean.

Animal Friendly Awatea Country B&B

Your hosts, Kevin and Ann welcome you to their  home,  Awatea Country Bed & Breakfast. A well appointed contemporary home  purpose built as a B&B.

Awatea is  set on an 8 1/2 acre lifestyle block nestled in an idyllic rural setting, located 6km’s north of Kaikoura just off State Highway 1.

Amenities include: sun-drenched patio areas with spectacular views of the Inland Kaikoura ranges; beautiful dedicated guest dining and lounge areas which allow you to relax in privacy or enjoy the company of others; large well appointed bedrooms each with their own private bathroom.

For those who wish to stay connected, free unlimited wifi  and smart TV’s in all the rooms make it easy.

Awatea is a pet friendly accommodation. Meet our resident spaniels; a highly socialable pair who delight in welcoming all to their home.

Their backyard friends; alpacas, kune-kune pigs, goats, sheep, pheasants, chickens, cattle and our native birds and lizards are all available for your enjoyment.

Guests have the opportunity to relax and enjoy being catered for. A complimentary Kiwi breakfast with bacon and eggs and all the frills sets you for the day. In addition  lunch baskets, snacks and evening meals can be catered for upon request.

Lavender Room

The Lavender room sleeps a maximum of 2 guests in 2 single beds. It enjoys partial ocean views.


Red Room

The Red room can sleep a maximum of 3 guests in a queen bed and rollaway bed. It has a garden view and dedicated outside sitting area.

Blue Room

The Blue room can sleep a maximum of 3 guests in a queen bed and rollaway bed. It has a mountain view and outside sitting area.

White Room

The White room can sleep a maximum of 3 guests in a superking bed and rollaway bed. It has a mountain view and outside sitting area.

Dining Area

Breakfast is served in our dining area with views to both the Seaward Kaikoura Range and the Pacific Ocean. 

This is where you will find our drinks station. Help yourself from our extensive selection of hot and cold beverages.

Common Sitting Area

Relax in our communal sitting area with views to the Seaward Kaikoura range. Choose a game from our selection or sit back and read a book.


Guest Reviews

Lovely lifestyle property that our dog was welcome at. He had a blast running around outside with the owners dogs. Rooms were comfortable and spacious, with local toiletries in reusable bottles rather than single use! Staff was very helpful and friendly and 10/10 breakfast. Will definitely stay again.

Kelsey, NZ

Food was excellent, owners very helpful, I always stay at motels have been converted to b&be after our stay here.

Turner, NZ

Lovely breakfast; very friendly host; comfortable and beautiful surrounds

Cunningham, NZ

Was so great being able to bring our dog and the resident spaniels Bob and Boston were very friendly and good company for our dog. The breakfast was also delicious and Kevin was a great host.

Alicia, NZ

What you Get

Amenities, Services, & Travel Guide

Free WiFi
Free Parking
Bedroom Comforts
Tea and Coffee
Washer & Dryer
Pet Friendly
+64 3 319 3115
29 Skevingtons Road RD 1, 7371 Hapuku, New Zealand