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See why so many travellers make Anchorstone their campground of choice when visiting Stewart Island. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a charming setting with an array of amenities designed for travellers like you. Free wifi is offered to guests, and rooms at Anchorstone include a refrigerator and a kitchenette. For travellers arriving by car, there is free parking. During your visit, be sure to check out a popular Stewart Island lobster restaurant such as South Sea Hotel dining room and pub, which is a short distance from Anchorstone. There is no shortage of things to do in the area: explore popular islands such as Ulva Island. We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at Anchorstone as you experience all of the things Stewart Island has to offer.
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Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Invercargill Airport55 km
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All reviews self cater horseshoe bay explore the island place to stay great location next morning bird life kath cabin 4square host bed fly kiwi ferry
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just spent 3 nights at Anchorstone which was even better than we had hoped. Fabulous location with sweeping views of Horseshoe bay and birds galore in the grounds. Kath collected us from our flight and dropped us off at the start of the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Jenni D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kath was very helpful with pickup and drop-off, and the use of a car during stay. the cottage is well equipped comfortable and clean. Milk and a very good cake was already on board to survive the first day. The view through the window is...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Maggie4659
Response from anchorstone, Owner at AnchorstoneResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 19 February 2018

I would have rated this place "very good" on account of its cleanliness, convenience and comfort.But travelers should be aware that there are three cottages and in one of them the living/bedroom is considerably compromised by the excessive size of the wheelchair accessible bathroom. This...More

Date of stay: January 2018
1  Thank hrd2pleez
Response from anchorstone, Owner at AnchorstoneResponded 21 February 2018

I am sorry that you thought that. The luxury cabin you were allocated was the only one you could have booked for the length of your stay. The cabin you ‘wanted ‘ on arrival was booked for 7 nights as a twin configuration and was...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Awesome place to stay, the host Kath was so friendly and the cabins were to die for, the bed was so comfy! The added bonus of the use of their vehicle was a great way to get around. Best holiday I’ve had in years!

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Graeme I
Response from anchorstone, Owner at AnchorstoneResponded 17 February 2018

Thank you, Graeme. Really glad you had a good break. Thank you very much for coming!

Reviewed 2 November 2017

Anchorstone is a beautiful place to stay. The bird life around the cabins is amazing as well as fabulous views. The cabins were cozy and spotless, and had everything you need in them. The bed was the most comfiest bed I have ever slept in!...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank AimeeD412
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Response from Virginia W | Reviewed this property |
Ps. I just keep an eye on this page for Kath as she is super busy at the moment. Best to give her a call or an email :)
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"one of the two non-accessible rooms."
18 Feb 2018
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"All cabins have a view of Horseshoe Bay, a laundry, plus the use of a vehicle during your stay."
13 Mar 2017
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"Only 3 options and all good. If need disabled tell Kath and if available she will make sure you get the..."
2 Feb 2017
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"3 studio cabins, all good !"
19 Oct 2016
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US$202 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New ZealandSouth IslandSouthland RegionStewart Island
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