This property is a 4-minute walk from the beach. Overlooking Halfmoon Bay and the islands of the Foveaux Straits, Kowhai Lane Lodge is just 5 minutes’ walk from the waterfront. A 4-hour Ulva Island tour is included in your accommodations rate. All accommodations offers a TV and electric blankets.

Set on Stewart Island, Kowhai Lodge is surrounded by lovely gardens, home to many species of native birds. It is 6 minutes’ walk from the ferry terminal and ferries to Bluff. There is a free bus transfer to and from the air terminal.

Accommodations options include private rooms and self-contained apartments. All are heated and offer a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer.

Shared facilities include a communal kitchen and a self-service laundry. There are secure lockers provided for gear storage while hiking the nearby trails. Guests enjoy a communal lounge with a DVD library.

Kowhai Lodge Stewart Island is 4 minutes’ walk from Oban’s shops and restaurants. The communal kitchen offers a shared pantry and fresh fruit, tea, coffee and milk is supplied each day.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Kowhai Lane Lodge has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 14, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

FREE parking!


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4 reasons to choose Kowhai Lane Lodge

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English

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Closest Airports
  • Invercargill Airport
    34.8 miles
How to get to Kowhai Lane Lodge from Invercargill Airport
    Private shuttle
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of Kowhai Lane Lodge
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
Internet
No internet access available.
Parking
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (free)
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

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

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Check-out

Until 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 not allowed.

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 not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Kowhai Lane Lodge accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 2.5% charge when you pay with any credit card. Excluding EFTPOS

Please note that the property meets guests upon arrival off either the ferry or plane. Please inform the property in advance of you travel details, as soon as possible the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

Included in the rate is a 'Sails' Ulva Island Open Sanctuary tour with the following details:
- Tours can start early morning or late afternoon
- 4 hour return trip
- Departs from the accommodations, guests are taken to the water's edge and on a 10-minute boat ride
- Guests arrive at Ulva Island open sanctuary and are then taken by the guide on a 0.9 mi easy walk
- Guest return via boat back to the accommodations
- Tour usually consists of approximately 6 people
Please contact Kowhai Lane Lodge for additional information.

Please note that the Ulva Island tour is conducted in English only.

Please inform Kowhai Lane 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.