Experience world-class service at Sails Ashore Lodge

Just 400 metres from Halfmoon Bay, Sails Ashore Lodge offers rooms with a private balcony overlooking the bay and gardens. Breakfast and a 4-hour Ulva Island tour are included in your accommodation rate. Guests enjoy a sunny communal terrace and a book and DVD library. Guests can enjoy photographing the native wildlife, or relax in the guest lounge. The property also offers a free shuttle service to and from the port and air terminal. Sails Ashore Lodge Stewart Island is 5 minutes’ walk from the Stewart Island Ferry Terminal and central Oban. Ulva Island is a 4-hour walk away. All rooms are heated and include a refrigerator and an electric kettle. Each room has electric blankets, satellite TV and a DVD player. Continental breakfast is served in the dining room and includes muesli, homemade bread, juice, coffee/tea and fresh fruits.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (10.0)

Free private parking available on-site


Availability

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Property practices

This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
10
Facilities
10
Cleanliness
10
Comfort
10
Value for money
10
Location
10
High score for Half-moon Bay

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  • Dawn
    New Zealand New Zealand
    Sails A Shore Lodge is a great location for the ferry and Centre of Oban. Iris and Peter are generous and knowledgeable hosts who go out of their way to make your stay special. The rooms at the lodge are very comfortable. We watched the sunrise...

Property surroundings

Facilities of Sails Ashore Lodge
Great facilities! Review score, 10

Most popular facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle (free)
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
View
  • Garden view
  • Sea view
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Snorkelling
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
    Off-site
  • Hiking
    Additional charge
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
  • Satellite channels
  • Video
  • DVD player
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Shuttle service
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Electric blankets
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Car hire
  • Carpeted
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules
Sails Ashore Lodge takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in
From 14:00
You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.
Check-out
Until 10:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required option.
Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets
Pets are not allowed.
Cards accepted at this property
VisaMastercard Cash is not accepted
Smoking
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties
Parties/events are not allowed

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

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

Guests enjoy an Ulva Island tour with the following details:

- Tours can start early morning or late afternoon

- 4 hour return trip

- departs from the accommodation, 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 1.5km easy walk

- guest return via boat back to the accommodation

- tour usually consists of approximately 6 people

Please contact Sails Ashore Lodge for additional information.

Your Hosts are fully vaccinated against Corona Virus.

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

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Legal information

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

FAQs about Sails Ashore Lodge

  • Sails Ashore Lodge is 600 yards from the centre of Half-moon Bay. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Snorkelling
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Beach
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • The nearest beach is just 400 yards from Sails Ashore Lodge. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Sails Ashore Lodge is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • The prices at Sails Ashore Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Room options at Sails Ashore Lodge include:

    • Twin/Double