Dusky Lodge offers budget accommodations. Free WiFi in public areas and free on-site parking are provided. The property features a heated pool and a hot tub to relax in after a day of exploring.

Guests staying at Dusky Lodge Kaikoura can prepare a meal in the shared kitchens available.

For those looking to relax at the property there are sun decks, otherwise, the tour desk can help advise guests on what to see in the surrounding areas.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Dusky Lodge has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Nov 4, 2015

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose Dusky Lodge

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beach
  • Kaikoura Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    4,050 feet from property
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Kaikoura Beach
    4,050 feet
Closest Airports
  • Marlborough Airport
    61.6 miles
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Amenities of Dusky Lodge
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Seasonal
  • All ages welcome
  • Saltwater pool
Spa
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Dusky Lodge takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

5:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Eftpos Dusky Lodge accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

The property is spread over three buildings: the main large complex and two smaller blocks which are located across the street. Check in is in the main complex.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Please inform Dusky Lodge of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Swimming pool #1: Closed from Tue, Apr 19, 2022 until Thu, Dec 01, 2022

FAQs about Dusky Lodge

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Dusky Lodge is 2,450 feet from the center of Kaikoura.

  • Check-in at Dusky Lodge is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • The prices at Dusky Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Dusky Lodge on this page.

  • Dusky Lodge offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Swimming pool
    • Spa facilities