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    Hilltop Accommodation Catlins

    77 Tahakopa Valley Rd, Papatowai, New Zealand
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    • Excellent55%
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    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    Although Hilltop was very central to The Catlins and the view magnificent on a clear day, we found sharing the kitchen facilities and the size of the twin room was not what we expected. The open fire was very welcoming on arrival. Thanks to Toby...More

    Thank DianeC380
    Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

    Had the lower house to ourselves for our one night's stay. This house has the bunk rooms and the room with ensuite. Old house with a character and fabulous sunrise view from our room. The owners are also very welcoming and within reach in case...More

    Thank 654mariels
    Response from Stuart M, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 5 June 2016

    It was great to meet you both, and we are so pleased you enjoyed your time at Hilltop

    Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for three nights to see the sights of the catlins. We had booked a double with shared bathroom, but on arrival we were upgraded to the double ensuite. The room was amazing! The bed was huge and the bathroom was a decent...More

    Thank kanabara
    Response from Stuart M, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 19 January 2016

    Thanks for taking the time to review. We are pleased you enjoyed your three nights with us, and found us such a great central base to explore both the northern and southern parts of the beautiful Catlins.

    Reviewed 28 December 2015

    We booked the bedroom with bathroom on suite in the smaller cottage and were fortunate enough to have the whole house to ourselves. The views were spectacular. Everything was spotlessly clean. The kitchen had everything we needed. A great stop over in the Catlins.

    Thank Heather K
    Response from Stuart M, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 9 March 2016

    Thanks for your 5 star review. Pleased you enjoyed your stay

    Reviewed 19 November 2015

    I stayed in the dorm room along with my girlfriend and i have to say i was incredibly impressed! We were the only 2 booked in to the little cottage and it was lovely. The facilities were brilliant, the scenery is amazing, and overall an...More

    Thank anadu21
    Response from Stuart M, Manager at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 19 January 2016

    Thanks for your comments. Pleased that the two of you enjoyed your stay Hilltop is great for a weekend getaway.

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