Accommodation



Accommodation at Curio Bay in the Catlins

Why don't you spend a couple of days discovering this southern paradise and great surfing spot. Take a surfing lesson and enjoy the beach. Join us on a wildlife tour or walk the nearby coastal forests – there's so much to see and do here.

We have two types of accommodation: self contained beachfront holiday houses or our budget BBH backpackers hostel, Penguin Paradise Holiday Lodge.

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BackPackers



Penguin Paradise Holiday Lodge, Waikawa.

Come relax in our lovely small quiet lodge located 5 minutes from Curio Bay (sleeps 8 maximum). Come explore the unspoiled natural beauty of the Catlins. Cathedral Caves, waterfalls, dolphins, sea lions, penguins, fossil forest, and endless isolated beaches.We offer comfortable accommodation with modern facilities, also lovely open fireplace with wood supplied to keep you warm. Lots of information from the ex wildlife ranger owners, small museum and food nearby. Doubles, twins and share beds. All beds are fully made up. Shared facilities. BBH prices from $27 per person per night. See pictures.





Curio bay holiday houses



All Curio Bay rental holiday houses are fully self contained including blankets, linen and towels. They are on separate beachfront locations stepping right onto the sand. No roads to cross. All rentals have their own private beach access. Holiday houses/studios prices start from $120 per night through to $250. (1 night stays are OK). Please email for prices and fact sheets.


Dolphin View Holiday House: Popular large 3 bedroom house with lots of glass around the front giving great ocean views. Double glazed windows for warmth. Huge front covered deck. Large living area, New functional kitchen with new cooker and fridge/freezer. 2 double bedrooms and 1 bedroom with 3 singles. Electric heating only. See pictures.


Hectors House: Large 2 level 3 bedroom holiday house with the best views on the bay. Large balcony, heat pump/air con units for heating/cooling. Bathroom/toilet with full length bath.1 double bedroom and 2 bedrooms with a double bed with a single bunk overhead. Games room with pool table and other games downstairs. See pictures.


Seaside Cottage: our favorite! Cute 2 bedroom cottage with two queen bed rooms, sleeps 4. Very nice garden with exceptional sea views from lounge and main bedroom. Has new oven, fridge/freezer, beds etc.Bath/shower/toilet. All cooking equipment is supplied. Dining table/chairs. Log burner with firewood supplied. "I really wish this place was mine!" See pictures.


Curio Bay Seaside Accommodation: Near new beachfront studio looking directly onto the ocean. Attached to the end of the owners house with a separating wall to give you total privacy. Lie in your new queen size bed and enjoy the views over the bay. Queen sized bed with a king single, sleeps 3 people max. See pictures.


Private front area with outdoor seating, separate room kitchenette with all utensils provided including fridge, microwave and hot plates for cooking. Very nice separate bathroom and shower. There is also a BBQ area for your use.