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Kuramea Holiday Park

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43 Park Lane Pounawea, Owaka 9585 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Tennis Court
Self-Serve Laundry
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Awesome place to stay. Hosts are the best very accomodating nothings a problem. Very clean. New year in pounawea is the best. Family day in the park live band at night. Bottle auction. And fireworks at midnight. 🎉

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely stay in one of the waterfront motels. The units look a little older from the outside, but the interior is modern, clean and tastefully decorated. The views are lovely, and the owner is friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed on a powered site for one night and enjoyed ourselves. The facilities were dated yet charming however clean and fresh. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Loved walking up and hearing the birds. Recommend staying here. :)

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I just love this place. Great hideaway to get away from the hustle of bustle. Beautiful sunrises and sunsets and a lovely forest walk. Kowhai flats are very modern, clean and comfortable and great for large parties. Highly recommended. Hosts are very welcoming and friendly...More

Thank CharleneB1191
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Our apartment was so tastefully decorated with everything we needed for our stay. It felt very modern and bright with the older building providing a retro feel. The views across the bay are wonderful and the owners and lovely and helpful. There is a big...More

Thank Sinéad J
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Kuramea Waterfront Motels are situated on the waterfront at Pounawea in The Catlin's. We have two Motel units that are fully self-contained, the units have two separate bedrooms and sleep four people, one Queen size bed, two singles. The Motels boast a spacious Lounge and Dining area with a flat-screen T.V & free-view. Cook your own meals in the well equipped Kitchen which is separate to the main living area. The Bathroom is a large wet-area type bathroom & has excellent wheelchair access. Linen,towels and soaps are provided and also complimentary coffee,tea and hot chocolate. The bedrooms have electric blankets & a view of the sea from the window. Enjoy the many activities close by such as Kayaking, Tennis, Golf, Fishing, Diving, Bush Walks and more. There is a children's playground only 100 meters down the road from us and all the natural attractions of "The Catlins" such as Nugget Point, Purakaunui Falls & Jacks Blowhole are right on your doorstep! For groups of 8 - 14 people we also have two tourist flats, which are also self-contained. One Unit sleeps 6, the other sleeps 8. See "Tourist Flats" the "Accommodation menu" on our website for details.

Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Quaint, Charming
Number of rooms
Formerly known as
Pounawea Accommodation Centre and Keswick Camping Ground
New ZealandSouth IslandOtago RegionOwaka
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"Waterfront Motels have great views!"
30 Jan 2017
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"There are only two beachfront units so either one is perfect."
12 Dec 2014
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