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Beach front accommodation at Papatowai

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    Tironui apartment bedroom 1
    Tironui apartment kitchenette
    Tironui apartment dining/living area
    Property description
    Condo/Apartment – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
    Self-catering accommodation at Papatowai in the heart of the Catlins right at the sea side with views to the sea and easy access to the sandy beach, estuary and native forest walks. Unit one (Kereru cabin) is a studio unit set up as a double or as two singles. Unit two (Tironui) is a two bedroomed flat with one double bed and two singles.
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Boat Available
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared Yard
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Waterfront
    • Water Views
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    Listing #FKN3913182 by: FlipKey
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English first
Dunedin, New Zealand
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75 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013 for a stay in January 2013
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Stayed for three days at the end of January 2013. The location was excellent (a short walk to the beach) and the view was good, although the roof obstructed much of it from one window when seated. The kitchen and associated kit was as expected in this sort of place, but the fridge lacked an ice box which was a... more

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Thank you for your review, you will be pleased to know that we have replaced the bed. more

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40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013 for a stay in December 2012

We stayed in the 2br upstairs unit at Papatowai for 4 nights in December 2012. The accommodation was comfortable. The dining area is very small (there is a microwave but no oven) and the unit has no lounge/living area. However the unit is in a wonderful spot overlooking the estuary and ocean, with direct access down a track to the... more

Management response:

The Catlins is a great place for those who like nature and easily accessible beaches, forests and rare wildlife. We love to share these things with guests on our tours.... more

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Nieuwerkerk aan den Ijssel, The Netherlands
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012 for a stay in November 2012

Easy to find accomodation, in quiet village, with a very small shop. Buy food at a bigger village if you don't like surprises. Beautiful view, no need for a television. Seperate bedrooms, good kitchen. Very clean, so enjoy. more

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We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at "Tironui". Thanks for taking the time to post a review more

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