Kowhai Flat, Pounawea

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Overview of Kowhai Flat, Pounawea

Entire apartment

Kowhai Flat, Pounawea

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire apartment

4 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 11

Popular amenities

  • Air conditioning
Owaka, Otago

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTeapot World5 min drive
  • Popular LocationCatlins Lake9 min drive
  • Popular LocationJack's Blowhole21 min drive

Space details

4 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 11
Bedroom 1
    1 single bed
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
    1 child bed
    1 single bed
Bedroom 4
    1 queen bed

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Kowhai Flat, Pounawea

Condo in Owaka
Pounawea is a beautiful little Holiday Town surrounded almost by a Waterfront Estuary where the Owaka River meets the Catlins River. With Bush Walks, Golf, Tennis, Kids Park and much more only walking distance The Kowhai Flat is in a prime location!

Pounawea is only 6 min drive from the nearest Town, Petrol Station, Four Square and Restaurants. And close to all the Catlins attractions such as Jack's Blowhole, Purakainui Falls, Matai Falls and so on.

Across the Estuary is Surat Bay, famous for its stunning beaches and Sea Lions.

The Kowhai Flat is situated at Kuramea Holiday Park boasting lots of run around space for the kids! It is a semi-detached Flat (1 of 2 Flats) situated on the Kuramea Holiday Park.

Wake up to the sound of the Native Birds and enjoy your stay in the Catlins!
Special conditions:
Smoking allowed outside only

Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;
Guest accommodation at this condo offers air conditioning. Fridges and microwaves are provided.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Internet access

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Oven


  • 4 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Towels provided


  • TV


  • Air conditioning


  • No pets allowed


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Smoke-free property

Things to do

  • Hiking nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Horse riding nearby


  • Sleeps 11

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
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
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

Property is also known as

Kowhai Flat, Pounawea Condo
Kowhai Flat, Pounawea Owaka
Kowhai Flat, Pounawea Condo Owaka

About this area


This condo is located in Owaka. While the natural beauty of Catlins Lake and Jack's Blowhole can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can head to Kaka Point Scenic Reserve. Discover the area's water adventures with nearby fishing, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking and horse riding. Guests appreciate the property's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Teapot World - 5 min drive
  • Catlins Lake - 9 min drive
  • Jack's Blowhole - 21 min drive
  • Cannibal Bay Beach - 23 min drive
  • Nugget Point Lighthouse - 35 min drive


  • Kuku Cafe - 5 min drive
  • Lumberjack Bar & Cafe - 5 min drive

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 10 out of 15 reviews
5 - Excellent 67%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 15 reviews
4 - Good 27%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 15 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 15 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 15 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%






Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Great place
Great location and value for money. Ideally should state that it is attached to another Bach but otherwise had a great time
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Great family stay
Perfect for a wider family gathering

5/5 Excellent

Awesome hosts

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Looks can be deceiving! A pleasant surprise and well worth a visit. Will be back again.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

4/5 Good

Awesome location
Great communication with property manager. Friendly and flexible