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Whistling Frog Cafe & Accommodation

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Balcony
Free WiFi
TV, DVD player
Free WiFi

Overview of Whistling Frog Cafe & Accommodation

Whistling Frog Cafe & Accommodation

2 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Laundry
  • Outdoor Space
  • Breakfast available
9 Rewcastle Road, The Catlins, Chaslands, Southland, 9586

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCathedral Caves5 min drive
  • Popular LocationMcLean Falls6 min drive
  • Popular LocationMatai Falls14 min drive

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Standard Cabin, 1 Bedroom

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • Studio
  • 6 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed OR 1 Single Bed

Chalet, 1 Bedroom

5/5 guest room rating
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 Double Bed, 1 Single Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Classic Double or Twin Room

  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed OR 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed

About this area

Chaslands

Whistling Frog Cafe & Accommodation is located in Chaslands. The area's natural beauty can be seen at McLean Falls and Cathedral Caves. Guests love the campsite's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Cathedral Caves - 5 min drive
  • McLean Falls - 6 min drive
  • Matai Falls - 14 min drive
  • Purakaunui Falls - 32 min drive
  • Porpoise Bay Beach - 42 min drive

Getting around

  • Dunedin (DUD-Dunedin Intl.) - 98 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Whistling Frog — 1 min walk
  • Whistling Frog Cafe & Bar - 3 min walk
  • The Little Rocket - 8 min drive

About this property

Whistling Frog Cafe & Accommodation

Campsite in Chaslands with restaurant and bar/lounge
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free campsite has a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, laundry facilities and a library are on-site. All 26 campsites provide conveniences such as microwaves and coffee makers, plus in-room free WiFi and TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find DVD players, hobs and room service.
Whistling Frog Cafe & Accommodation offers 26 forms of accommodation with DVD players. Satellite televisions are provided. This Chaslands campsite provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the in-room microwaves and coffee/tea makers.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Family friendly

  • Playground

Food and drink

  • Fridge (mini)
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Toaster oven
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Freezer

Dining

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 10 AM–11 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Room service available

Living spaces

  • Library

Entertainment

  • TV with satellite service
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities

Pets

  • Pet friendly
  • NZD 10 per pet per stay
  • Dogs welcome
  • Service animals exempt from fees

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • No lifts
  • Roll-in shower
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Wheelchair accessible (with limits)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free local calls
  • Front desk (limited hours)

General

  • 26 rooms
  • Built in 2007

Where to eat

  • The Whistling Frog – Restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 5:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:30 AM - 7:30 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of NZD 10 per pet, per stay
Dogs welcome
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NZD 15.0

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: NZD 10 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa and Mastercard

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Catlins Kiwi Holiday Park Campground Chaslands
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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 20 out of 45 reviews
5 - Excellent 44%
Rating 4 - Good. 16 out of 45 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 45 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 45 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 45 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Perfect for a 1 night stay and dinner halfway through the Catlins
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Expansive property with multiple accommodation types. Stayed in the motel room was clean and serviceable. Great cafe
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We loved being able to park our car right out front. Also great walking such a short distance to the restaurant and reception. My husband was also very happy there was a pool table and holy hour! Food was delicious.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021