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Waikava Harbour View

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“one night”(10 reviews)
“fish and chips”(6 reviews)
“local museum”(3 reviews)
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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14 Larne Street, Waikawa, New Zealand
66.6 km to Invercargill Airport
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All reviewsone nightfish and chipslocal museumtoi toibush walkcurio baypeaceful locationlovely accommodationworked fineinternet access isremote areaperfect base to explorecomfortable bedthe main lodgeamazing viewslovely spotno cell phone coverage
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good clean spacious accomodation in a nice setting. Arrived late afternoon, stayed overnight with only issue being wi fi voucher not valid in morning. Made it Difficult to book day activities online that morning.

Thank 364tlolo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a well appointed cabin. The view is wonderful and would be nice to sit and admire on a warm sunny day (which is not June!). The cabin has excellent amenities and we just walked in and walked out. We did not have to...More

Thank kiwisqurt
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We stayed in the Toi Toi cottage and found it just perfect for our stay. Clean, simple and comfortable. The views are amazing from all the windows. Adequate heating. Just enough internet provided to check emails - that is all we needed. Just make sure...More

Thank YoungatheartKiwis
Response from Waikava, Owner at Waikava Harbour ViewResponded 6 May 2018

Thanks young at heart Kiwis for your awesome review I am really pleased you enjoyed your stay at our place and took in the magic of nature in this beautiful area. kind regards Judy

Reviewed 16 April 2018

We stayed at the Toi Toi lodge and it was very clean and more spacious than we had expected. The bed was really comfortable and has those lovely bed warmers. The view from our porch was of the water and surrounding wetlands, very beautiful at...More

Thank Shannon S
Response from Waikava, Owner at Waikava Harbour ViewResponded 6 May 2018

Thanks heaps for your great review Shannon and I'm glad you can take away great memories of Waikawa at the the southern end of the Catlins. kind regards Judy

Reviewed 7 March 2018

We stayed in the Toi Tois unit overlooking the estuary. It was clean, tidy and quiet. Just what we wanted in coming to the Catlins - no cellphone coverage, adequate internet, just peace and quiet. As a jump-off place to explore the Catlins it was...More

Thank John H
Response from Waikava, Owner at Waikava Harbour ViewResponded 6 May 2018

Thanks for your top review John I'm so pleased you found 'just what you wanted' at our place and its wonderful you were able to take in the raw beauty of the south Catlins. kind regards Judy

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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$66 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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New Zealand > South Island > Southland Region > Waikawa
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"Ask for the unit closest to the estuary for views, if it is available. Toi Toi's I think it is called."
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"Choose the self contained cabin for getting away from it all"
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"We had the disabled chalet. Both seemed to have good views."
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"All the rooms are great, they only have 3 seperate cabins and all have a good view."
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