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10 Best Hotels in Stewart Island

South Sea Hotel
2.5 out of 5
26 Elgin Terrace, Oban
per night
11 Apr. - 12 Apr.
23.61 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (176 reviews)

"Minutes to walk to the ferry. Adjacent to store and shops. Restaurant on premises. Lounge with a great view. Older building. Small room but clean, nice shared bathroom and shower."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar. 2020

South Sea Hotel
Bay Motel Stewart Island
3 out of 5
9 Dundee Street, Oban
per night
6 Apr. - 7 Apr.
23.36 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (140 reviews)

"Our ferry sailing was cancelled, and there was no problem arranging new time. The double unit was spacious, private and we enjoyed listening and seeing the birdlife nearby. Definitely recommend to friends."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar. 2020

Bay Motel Stewart Island
Kererū House - Rakiura/stewart Island
10 Horseshoe Bay Road, Oban, Oban, Southland
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23.71 km from city centre
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kereru house

"wonderful property plenty of room for the 12 of us everything we needed was there everyone had a wonderful stay and we all want to come back really cant think of any negatives with our stay here"…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar. 2020

Kererū House - Rakiura/stewart Island
3 out of 5
191 Horseshoe Bay Rd, Rakiura National Park, Oban, Stewart Island
per night
6 Apr. - 7 Apr.
24.63 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Amazing place! A real sanctuary after walking or tramping. Beautiful view, everything you need for a relaxing break or base to explore Oban."…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb. 2020

Studio set in a Beautiful Bush Setting
174 Horseshoe Bay Road, Oban, Southland
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24.62 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (76 reviews)

"Attention to every detail. Beautiful location. Amazing hosts. Will definitely return, thank you!!"…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar. 2020

Studio set in a Beautiful Bush Setting
Stewart Island Lodge
4.5 out of 5
14 Nichol Road, Halfmoon Bay,, Oban, Southland
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23.58 km from city centre
Stewart Island Lodge
Lands End Boutique Hotel
3.5 out of 5
10 Ward Parade, End Of State Highway 1, Bluff
per night
19 Apr. - 20 Apr.
57.06 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (55 reviews)
Cozy Boutique Getaway

"The owners of this boutique hotel are extremely hands on and personable from check in to departure. The rooms are small but clean and cozy. They are loaded with everything you might need! The views are stunning! The location is great if you’re heading to Stewart Island. The breakfast is fantastic. ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

Lands End Boutique Hotel
Foveaux Hotel
2.5 out of 5
40 Gore Street, Bluff
Free Cancellation
per night
6 Apr. - 7 Apr.
57.53 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (29 reviews)

"Extremely helpful and friendly hosts. Safe car parking, complimentary breakfast. Property a bit old but new owners making a lot of improvements."…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb. 2020

Foveaux Hotel
Bradshaw House Bluff
3 out of 5
34 Bradshaw Street, Bluff
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57.21 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"Good view and a good space. Carpet was not clean, a bit of noise one night."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

Bradshaw House Bluff
Bluff Ocean Vista Motel
2.5 out of 5
152 Marine Parade, Bluff
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57.54 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (69 reviews)

"Immaculate property exactly as described.good location and all facilities were top notch very helpful owner"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb. 2020

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Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Stewart Island?
Based on our traveller data, South Sea Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay. This inn offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good options for your stay include Anchorstone and Stewart Island Lodge.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Stewart Island, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to get the top deals on offer in Stewart Island.
What's the best accommodation option to stay near the beach in Stewart Island?
South Sea Hotel is a top 3-star property for a beach holiday, and features in-room kitchenettes and laundry facilities. South Sea Hotel is another good choice to stay near the beach. Spend some quality time by the water at Millars Beach.
What's it like staying in Stewart Island?
Visitors to Stewart Island will definitely enjoy the local tours, seaside and bars. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its seafood restaurants. In Stewart Island, there are 6 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Stewart Island?
The city’s natural setting is picturesque, including the the sea and these places to visit: Rakiura National Park, Millars Beach and Halfmoon Bay. A couple of additional sights to add to your itinerary are Ulva Island and Observation Rock.
What's the seasonal weather in Stewart Island?
The hottest months are usually January and February, with an average temperature of 21°C, while the coldest months are July and June, with an average of 2°C. Average annual rainfall for Stewart Island is 997 mm.

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