Island has a variety of accommodation - see below. During peak
periods (Christmas & New Year to March and Easter), many of
the popular places tend to be booked out. We therefore, recommend
Island does not have accommodation. Ulva Island is largerly held
as part of Rakiura National Park with a small piece of private property
owned by the Hunter Family Trust. The Hunter Family accommodation
is not available for public let.
majority of accommodation is in Oban Village in Halfmoon Bay and
within easy access of all the facilities (shops, restaurants, cafes,
post office, flight & ferry arrivals/departures). Accommodation
is also available away from the main village, including Golden Bay
and upto Horseshoe Bay. Facilities
vary depending on choice of accommodation. Please note, the Motel
category has some cooking facilites in each room, allowing you to
self-cater if you wish.
is a table of rates. These can change without notice and will vary
depending on whether the booking is for one, two persons or more
14 MAIN ROAD BACKPACKERS
We have purchased an old house in the centre of Oban Village, immediately opposite the Department of Conservation office for use as a 5 bed backpackers. As an old 1940's wooden house, it needs alot of care, however, we are hoping to make it comfortable before renting it out for accommodation.
will cost more than in the South Island because things like electricity,
heating and laundry costs more here.
contact Ruggedy Range, if you
would like us to book accommodation on your behalf in Stewart Island,
Invercargill, Bluff, Riverton, the Catlins, Dunedin or another destination
in Southland, Fiordland or Otago.
let us know the type of acccommodation you would like, any special
requirements and your budget so that we can make relevant suggestions.