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    Kowhai Lane Holiday Home

    6 Kowhai Lane | Oban, Stewart Island 9530, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed 3 nights in the self catering apartment which was cosy, well equipped and very comfortable. Peter met us from the ferry and took us on a short trip around the main area of Oban before taking us to Kowhai Lodge where we were...More

    1  Thank Susan S
    Reviewed 5 March 2017

    We stayed for 4 nights and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The self catering rooms are en suite and share a kitchen plus 2 large lounges. They are well equipped and our hosts did everything they could to make our stay enjoyable. There are a number of...More

    Thank jmankelow
    Reviewed 18 February 2016

    We spent three nights at Kowhai Lane and really enjoyed it. Comfortable bed, hot shower, lovely views, use of a kitchen and 2 lounge areas. Iris and Peter were friendly and most accommodating, and Peter's tour of Ulva Island was excellent. Highly recommended.

    2  Thank SydneyIrene
    Reviewed 13 February 2016

    Spend a few days here with Peter and Iris Tait as your hosts, and you won't want to leave. From the time Peter collected us from the ferry until when he dropped us back, they were there when we needed them and in the background...More

    1  Thank Su A
    Reviewed 16 April 2015

    From the time you get off the ferry or plane, Peter and Iris will help you enjoy what Stewart Island has to offer. Kowhai Lane Lodge is comfortable, clean, and well-equipped. The view is superb. Make sure to book the Ulva Island tour. Peter has...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$216 - US$331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
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    • Southland Region >
    • Stewart Island
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    • Kowhai Lane Holiday Home Stewart Island, South Island
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    Room Tips
    "Front room has the best view and king-size bed."
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    "Some rooms have water view. There is cell service, but no wifi."
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    "There is an option of a cheaper room rate by paying at time of booking which came in at just under $200/night..."
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    "Kereru is the corner room and the most quiet being furthest away from the common rooms, but it does have..."
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