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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
    • Garden or Yard
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FK245905 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per night
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    • One night surcharge: $27 / stay - Other
    • GST includes in price: $0 / stay - Other
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    $30 Surcharge for one night stays. Longer term rates negotiable
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    Papatowai is a central location in the Catlins, the only place where the Southern Scenic Route meets the sea. Very scenic estuary, beach, forest and ocean views with a range of great walks through native forest and along the coast. Less than 30 minute drive to Catheral caves, Lake Wilkie, McLean, Matai and Purakaunui Falls; Less than 45 minutes to Catlins River Track, Surat Bay, Nugget Point, Curio Bay petrified forest.
    Papatowai is on the Southern Scenic Route half an hour by car south of Owaka and 2 hours from either Invercargill or Dunedin airports. The township has a shop with fuel available. 'Bottom Bus' and 'Catlins Coaster' provide transport links to and from Dunedin and Invercargill.
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English first
Dunedin, New Zealand
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
19 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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