Top Akaroa New Zealand hotels swim with dolphins see penguins

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If you are looking for a great place to spend a holiday, Akaroa on the South Island of New Zealand would make a great choice.  Hector’s dolphins, the smallest marine dolphin, are found in the harbor.  You can enjoy swimming with dolphins in the harbour or sea kayaking.  You can explore the colonial architecture of this historic French & British settlement.  You can find the largest little penguin colony on mainland in New Zealand in Flea Bay.  You can also enjoy great local shopping & cafes.  You can also enjoy nature cruises, Akaroa Winery, golf and many other great activities.

If you are looking for a hotel to stay in, consider one of these, which are the 5 highest rated hotels in Akaroa as rated by users at TripAdvisor.

  1. Akaroa Criterion Motel
  2. La Rochelle Motel
  3. Akaroa Village Inn
  4. Tresori Motor Lodge
  5. The Grand Hotel Akaroa