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Sails Ashore Port Room — Standard (2 nights min)

Our Port Room is disabled access, with a wet area ensuite, with heated floor and with fully guest controlled centrally heating, 24/7. Guests have satellite TV and DVD player and a huge selection of local interest books and DVDs. The decore features native Rimu timber and origional works of art.

As well as Iris' elaborate continental breakfast guests enjoy a selection of teas, ground coffee and homemade cookies.Includes complimentary transfers on arrival and departure, extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD

King Double or Twin.

Sails Ashore is Bed & Breakfast. As with our other rates, the price includes ... Complimentary return transfers from plane and ferry, guest laundry, and Stewart Island DVD.

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Sails Ashore Port Room — Standard (3 nights min)

Our Port Room is disabled access, with a wet area ensuite, with heated floor and with fully guest controlled centrally heating, 24/7. Guests have satellite TV and DVD player and a huge selection of local interest books and DVDs. The decore features native Rimu timber and origional works of art.

As well as Iris' elaborate continental breakfast guests enjoy a selection of teas, ground coffee and homemade cookies.Includes complimentary transfers on arrival and departure, extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD

King Double or Twin.

Sails Ashore is Bed & Breakfast. As with our other rates, the price includes ... Complimentary return transfers from plane and ferry, guest laundry, and Stewart Island DVD.

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Sails Ashore Starboard Room — Standard (2 nights min)

Our Starboard Room is standard access, with a cubicle shower heated floor ensuite, and with fully guest controlled centrally heating, 24/7. Guests have satellite TV and DVD player and a huge selection of local interest books and DVDs. The decore features native Rimu timber and origional works of art.

As well as Iris' elaborate continental breakfast guests enjoy a selection of teas, ground coffee and homemade cookies.Includes complimentary transfers on arrival and departure, extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD

King Double or Twin

Sails Ashore is Bed & Breakfast. As with our other rates, the price includes ... Complimentary return transfers from plane and ferry, guest laundry, and Stewart Island DVD.

2

Sails Ashore Starboard Room — Standard (3 nights min)

Our Starboard Room is standard access, with a cubicle shower heated floor ensuite, and with fully guest controlled centrally heating, 24/7. Guests have satellite TV and DVD player and a huge selection of local interest books and DVDs. The decore features native Rimu timber and origional works of art.

As well as Iris' elaborate continental breakfast guests enjoy a selection of teas, ground coffee and homemade cookies.Includes complimentary transfers on arrival and departure, extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD

King Double or Twin

Sails Ashore is Bed & Breakfast. As with our other rates, the price includes ... Complimentary return transfers from plane and ferry, guest laundry, and Stewart Island DVD.

2

Kowhai Lane Tui Room — Standard (3 nights min)

Our Kowhai Lane Tui Room overlooks Halfmoon Bay and has an ensuite bathroom including heated towel rails, toiletries, hair dryers and shower.

The room has a TV & reading lights, a radio and clock, electric blankets and 24/7 central heating.

Kowhai Lane is self catering, with shared kitchen. Tea, ground coffee and milk are supplied, there is a guest pantry, which is stocked on a use and replace in kind basis. We are happy to stop at the local shop for extras.

Includes complimentary transfers on arrival and departure,extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD

King Double or Twin

Kowhai Lane is self catered. As with our other rates, the price includes ... Complimentary return transfers from plane and ferry, guest laundry, and Stewart Island DVD.

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Kowhai Lane Piwakawaka Room — Standard (3 nights min)

The Piwakawaka (fantail) Room overlooks the garden and has an ensuite bathroom including heated towel rails, toiletries, hair dryers and shower.

The room has a TV & reading lights, a radio and clock, electric blankets and 24/7 central heating.

Kowhai Lane is self catering, with shared kitchen. Tea, ground coffee and milk are supplied, there is a guest pantry, which is stocked on a use and replace in kind basis. We are happy to stop at the local shop for extras.

Includes complimentary transfers on arrival and departure, extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD

Queen Bed

Kowhai Lane is self catered. As with our other rates, the price includes ... Complimentary return transfers from plane and ferry, guest laundry, and Stewart Island DVD.

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Kowhai Lane Kiwi Room — Standard (3 nights min)

Our Kowhai Lane Kiwi Room overlooks our beautiful garden and has an ensuite bathroom including heated towel rails, toiletries, hair dryers and shower.

We also provide Tea/Coffee making facilities, TV & reading lights, a radio and clock, electric blankets and 24/7 central heating.

Kowhai Lane is self catering, with shared kitchen. Tea, ground coffee and milk are supplied, there is a guest pantry, which is stocked on a use and replace in kind basis. We are happy to stop at the local shop for extras.

Includes complimentary transfers on arrival and departure, extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD

King Double or Twin

Kowhai Lane is self catered. As with our other rates, the price includes ... Complimentary return transfers from plane and ferry, guest laundry, and Stewart Island DVD.

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Kowhai Lane Apartment — Standard (3 nights min)

Kowhai Lane Garden View Apartment is perfect for a small family or group of friends.

There is a kitchen, dining room and a separate bedroom with heated floor ensuite. There is a large sofa bed in the dining area. It is centrally heated 24/7 and has satellite tv and a large library of local interest DVDs and books.

It is ideally suited to a couple, 3 adults or a small family and is disabled access.

Tea, ground coffee and milk are supplied, We are happy to stop at the local shop for extras.

Includes complimentary transfers on arrival and departure, extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD

King double

Kowhai Lane is self catered. As with our other rates, the price includes ... Complimentary return transfers from plane and ferry, guest laundry, and Stewart Island DVD.

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Kowhai Lane Kereru Room — Standard (3 nights min)

Our Kowhai Lane Kereru Room overlooks Halfmoon Bay and have an ensuite bathroom including heated towel rails, toiletries, hair dryers and shower.

The room has a TV & reading lights, a radio and clock, electric blankets and 24/7 central heating.

Kowhai Lane is self catering, with shared kitchen. Tea, ground coffee and milk are supplied, there is a guest pantry, which is stocked on a use and replace in kind basis. We are happy to stop at the local shop for extras.

Includes complimentary transfers on arrival and departure, extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD extensive local concierge service and complimentary DVD

King Twin

Kowhai Lane is self catered. As with our other rates, the price includes ... Complimentary return transfers from plane and ferry, guest laundry, and Stewart Island DVD.

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Iris, Anne and Peter welcome you to Stewart Island, to Sails Ashore Boutique Hosted Lodge (B&B) and to Kowhai Lane Lodge (Self Catered). As well as being your hosts will also be your guides on your packaged Ulva Island walk. We can show you why Stewart Island is on most New Zealanders Bucket List.

Both properties overlook Halfmoon Bay and are about five minutes easy stroll from the waterfront. As well as delightful sea views, both have private gardens for you to enjoy offering just as you would expect from our 5 Star and 4 star plus standards. Both properties offer disabled access units.

Sails Ashore is 2 night minimum stay, Kowhai Lane 3 night minimum stay, and both are packaged with our discounted Guided Ulva Island walk.

In addition our guests enjoy a 10% discount on the Standard airfare if choosing to fly with Stewart Island Flights. And guests also enjoy a discount with selected local activities and quality Invercargill accommodation. Please inquire

For guests wishing to sample some of our longer walks we offer secure gear storage while away.

Property Facilities

A home away from home, we have everything you will require for a stay on Stewarts Island.

We also offer local advice and tours and will be happy to book anything else that you may need help with organising. Our guests also enjoy discounts with other local operators, including off the standard return airfare with Stewart Island Flights

General Room Facilities

All of our rooms at both Sails Ashore and Kowhai Lane offer ensuites including heated mirrors, toiletries, hair dryers and shower.

At Sails Ashore beds come with 100% cotton luxury linen, electric blankets and there is 24/7 central heating in all rooms.
Refrigerator, local iced water, Tea and coffee making facilities with a selection of fancy brands and home made cookies.
Free local telephone and wifi nternet. Clock and radio plus LCD television and home theatre with a selection of local interest videos. And there is an extensive library of local interest books
A small safe for personal items.

"Port" is disabled access, with wet area shower. Otherwise our "Starboard" suite is a mirror image.

At Kowhai Lane rooms come with high quality linen and covers, electric blankets and there is 24/7 central heating in all rooms.
Free local telephone and "Zenbu" internet. Clock and radio.
Each room has satellite television and in the lounge there is a home theater unit with a selection of local interest videos.
And there is an extensive library of local interest books

Car Parking

We have guest parking, but you will be unable to bring your car to the Island. Cars are available locally for hire

Location / Distances

Both Sails Ashore & Kowhai Lane lodges are only 4 or 5 minutes stroll from the village centre and waterfront.

Check-In Time

Between 2:00 pm and 10:00 pm

Check-Out Time

10:00 am

Reception Hours

8am - 6pm

Directions to Property

You will arrive onto Stewart Island either by plane (our guests enjoy a 10% discount off the return airfare... contact us for details) or by ferry. We will meet you off either. But you MUST advise us your arrival details

Additional Information

A stay at Kowhai Lane does not include meals, but the modern kitchen allows guests full reign to suit your own requirements. There is a stocked pantry which works on a "use and replace in kind" system.

Payment Policy

We require full payment to confirm your reservation,

PLEASE NOTE :- Credit Card payments may attract a 2.5% surcharge

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy (New Zealanders)
longer than 60 days of arrival date………………10% forfeit of total tariff
8 to 60 days of arrival date………………………… 33% forfeit of total tariff
within 7 days of arrival date…………………….. 100% forfeit of total Tariff.
However for the period December 20th to January 10th
and all other Public Holidays no refund, unless we can rebook those dates.
In the event of further Government imposed travel/socialisation restrictions
we will give a full refund of course. And always happy with a postponement.

Cancellation Policy (Overseas Guests)
In these uncertain times we are reluctant to accept bookings from outside New Zealand.
However if pressed we will accept, but under the following terms with no exceptions due to Govt restrictions
longer than 60 days of arrival date………………20% forfeit of total tariff
14 to 60 days of arrival date……………………… 50% forfeit of total tariff
within 14 days of arrival date……………………. 100% forfeit of total Tariff.
However for the period December 20th to January 10th
and all other Public Holidays no refund, unless we can rebook those dates.

As both plane and ferry are subject to adverse weather (not often but it CAN happen)
we recommend travel insurance.
Any cancelled booking we are subsequently able to fill will be refunded in full less 10%.
If a guest cancels a booked activity…………..No refund
If we cancel a booked activity…………………..Full refund

Child Policy

Kowhai Lane, no Children under 10 unless taking all 4 rooms.
Kowhai Lane Apartment children welcome.
Sails Ashore, children welcome if sharing with a single parent, or if taking both rooms.

Check In Policy

We will meet you off either plane of boat, irrespective of time, although your room may not be ready until 1400. But you MUST advise us of your arrival details.

We do ask guests to vacate their rooms by 1000 hrs, but will deliver luggage to plane or boat by arrangement.