Manakau Lodge

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
198b Parsons Road, Hapuku, 7371, New Zealand
5.0 out of 5 rating 246 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Hapuku, Manakau Lodge is in the mountains, a 4-minute drive from Seaward Kaikoura Range and 6 minutes from Mount Cookson. This 4-star lodge is 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from Kaikoura Beach and 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from Mount Fyffe.


Make yourself at home in one of the 4 air-conditioned rooms featuring Smart televisions. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Rooms have private patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This lodge also features a fireplace in the lobby and tour/ticket assistance.


At Manakau Lodge, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include luggage storage and coffee/tea in a common area. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mount Cookson - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Seaward Kaikoura Range - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Kaikoura Beach - 8.6 km / 5.3 mi
Mount Fyffe - 11.1 km / 6.9 mi
Kaikoura Museum - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Ohau Waterfall Walk and Seal Pups - 12.5 km / 7.8 mi
Fyffe House - 15.4 km / 9.5 mi
Peninsula Walkway - 16.4 km / 10.2 mi
Ohau Point Lookout - 19.1 km / 11.8 mi
Okiwi Bay - 22.6 km / 14.1 mi

The preferred airport for Manakau Lodge is Christchurch Intl. Airport (CHC) - 191.1 km / 118.8 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property does not permit food in guestrooms.
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

  • Guests under 12 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Terrace
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking