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Owaka Lodge Motel

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Four light and airy units set in a country garden setting. These motels are situated 50 metres from the local supermarket, three restaurants, an Inn, and across the road from Owaka's famous museum and information centre.This is the perfect place to base yourself while exploring the natural wonders of the Catlins...from the sealions and penguins on the beaches, to the superb waterfalls and the bush walks and birdlife to delight any travelling photographer.Breakfast is available to be served in your room and Gaynor is the only staff member so personal service is the order of the day.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Family Rooms
Microwave
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Quaint
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Dunedin Airport72 km
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All reviews on arrival across the road delicious muffins wonderful southern hospitality the owner stayed here for one night plunger coffee dated decor lovely surprise within walking distance room was clean and comfortable night's sleep the pub a great stay local knowledge small town the kitchen
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I spent 2 nights in this nice motel. We received a very nice welcome from the owner... got lots of tips about the area (which we took advantage of) and enjoyed the delicious muffins that she gave us! The room was clean...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Dom21076
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We only stayed one night but found it very homely, bed was comfortable and unit lovely and clean. Owner is very friendly and makes awesome muffins! Wished we had stayed a bit longer as around the Catlins is very interesting.

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank 0602Elaine
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Nice motel in this small town in the Catlins, well placed for all the area has to offer. We saw sea lions, fur seals, yellow eyed penguins and more. The room had a nice homely feeling, rather than modern, topped off by some muffins to...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank David T
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Just needed a bed for the night. Got in pretty late. The lady had already checked on us whether we're alright. Really sweet. Had a good night's sleep and went off the next day. The small apartment got all you need. Plus, there's shops, pubs...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank NoraHaarlem
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We stayed here for one night in January. Hosts were very friendly and managed to arrange an early check in for us. Bed was comfy. Didn't use the kitchen but looked very convenient. Muffins were a lovely touch

Date of stay: January 2018
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"Going to the Catlins this is the place to stay"
jillsJ1868AG
7 May 2017
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"While the unit was on the road .. it was quiet!! (April 2017)"
raybG74LJ
24 Apr 2017
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"We stayed in the King Bedroom"
davec206
14 Jun 2016
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"Think twice at staying in Owaka unless you aim to explore the catlins in great detail. Especially glum if..."
paulcc115
2 Mar 2014
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PRICE RANGE
US$80 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandOtago RegionOwaka
NUMBER OF ROOMS
4
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