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Stewart Island Lodge

Come and stay with us in our peaceful bed and breakfast accommodation at Stewart Island Lodge. 

Private and secluded, Stewart Island Lodge is a wonderful place to relax in great comfort while providing a base for your Island exploration. It’s just five minutes’ walk from the village centre where there are restaurants and a small pub.

The lodge has commanding views of Halfmoon Bay and Foveaux Strait.  Its grounds are home to many native birds including kaka (native parrots) and provide a contemplative place to relax.  The terrace offers sweeping views of the gardens and ocean beyond providing an idyllic place to kick back and watch the birds.

Our six guestrooms are sumptuous, enjoy stunning outlooks and open directly onto an expansive balcony.

  • Accommodation in six king or twin bedrooms, all with ensuites
  • Communal guest lounge with great views over the bay
  • Continental breakfast included
  • Complimentary pick up from Ferry
  • Freeview TVs in all rooms
  • Tea/coffee making facilities available in each bedroom
  • Extensive gardens
  • Five minute walk to village and restaurants

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Getting to the Lodge

Located at the southern tip of New Zealand, Stewart Island is readily accessible by ferry from Bluff (1 hour) and small plane from Invercargill (20 minutes).  Both options have several departures daily.

Getting to Bluff is easy as coach transfers from Invercargill connect with the Stewart Island Ferry all year (pick-ups from Invercargill Airport, Tuatara Backpackers Lodge, Victoria Railway Hotel and i-SITE Visitor Centre).

Coach connections are also available from Queenstown and Te Anau, November to April.

On arrival at Stewart Island, please check in at the Oban Visitor Centre (located immediately adjacent to the ferry terminal). We will then transfer you to the Lodge.

If you arrive by air, please let us know so that we can pick you up from the airport on Stewart Island.

Check In/Check Out Times

Check in 12pm; check out 10am (irrespective of ferry departure) – Note some limited luggage storage is available.


A full continental breakfast is served from 7am until 9am in main dining room (can be served earlier/later by prior arrangement).

Small group bookings

Stewart Island Lodge is available for group bookings for up to 12 people (6 bedrooms, lounge, kitchen and BBQ) may be available, please enquire.


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