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Private room in nature lodge

Great value budget double in the Catlins

Jan User Profile

Great value budget double in the Catlins

Private room in nature lodge
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Sparkling clean
8 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Budget double room with lots of share bathrooms. Full linen provided and at the end of the hallway, there is a tea and coffee nook. Also a TV lounge.
Lodge includes a large games room with free pool table and darts, large guest kitchen and separate dining room. Great sunrooms to relax and keep warm.
Free WIFI, free BBQ and DVD hire. Just 150 metres to the local Isite office and local pub while the supermarket is about 300 metres walk.



House Rules

No smoking
Check-in time is 1PM - 9PM


25 Reviews

Deb User Profile
February 2018
As described and all good. Large communal kitchen has everything you would need, staff were very helpful and the place is quiet overnight. Hot water for a shower.
Gaye User Profile
February 2018
Great value and great location for exploring the Catlin's. Excellent host. Basic but everything you need and easy walk to town.
Jake User Profile
April 2017
Jan's place was fantastic, a very cool concept, being an old rural hospital turned hostel. The place was kept very clean and well looked after, the staff were very friendly and informative. We had messed our booking up and thought we had breakfast included and we had chosen the …
Yannick User Profile
March 2017
This is a commercial hostel. Was an hospital before so plenty of rooms and communal areas. Clean, comfy bed, quiet, well located and warm welcome.
Rob User Profile
April 2018
Very unusual and different. Good amenities....bath tub , great kitchen, tv lounge.
Ryan User Profile
April 2018
Really funky style, felt like a school trip and seriously good sleep. Would definately come back nextime.
Ana User Profile
April 2018
I have stayed in around 20 Airbnbs and this is the first time I am not giving 5 stars. Please be advised that this is a proper business and not a regular Airbnb. Jan, the host, only addressed us twice: one was to ask whether we had paid (weird question, we all know how Airbnb wor…

Hosted by Jan

Owaka, New ZealandJoined in June 2013
Jan User Profile
253 Reviews
I classify myself as a "gypsy" in that I live in different places - from Christchurch to Owaka to Finland! I love the outdoors, am very energetic and have been self employed for over 25 years. I really enjoy tramping/hiking in Europe and in New Zealand. I love Bon Jovi and…
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