South Sea Hotel

Address: Elgin Terrace, Stewart Island, South Island, 9846, New Zealand | Hotel
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This hotel is located on Elgin Terrace, Stewart Island.
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    Travel Blogs from Stewart Island

    Dinosaurs and Ferries

    A travel blog entry by lilyfesler on May 22, 2015

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    ... to do it. Tink, Fiona, Dennis, a Brazilian man who doesn't speak much English, and I hopped on a ferry reported to be the roughest ferry ride in the world out to the third main New Zealand island. It was only an hour long, but the swells were no joke. With every wave, the boat would come down at a steep angle then the next wave would hit, drenching the boat up to the top of the windows (enough to make ...

    Kiwi Beach and The Great White Breach

    A travel blog entry by thecurries2012 on Feb 22, 2015

    150 photos

    ... beach for a rest occasionally. Walking the beach in the dark was a pretty terrifying affair with sea weed bubbles cracking underfoot as we just followed the one small light of the guide. Suddenly he stopped, gathered us together and as he shined his light up the beach, a huge a white tail deer popped out of the folliage, looked at us and about turned into the forest, too cool. Sadly we were not out deer spotting and we continued the hunt for a kiwi. Just moments later ...

    Stewart Island

    A travel blog entry by randcinaotearoa on Feb 07, 2015

    70 photos

    ... of the sea was probably felt at its worse there! However we braced ourselves and as soon as we left the harbour the roller coaster ride started! The waves were pretty large, coming over our heads. The windows were spray laden so we could only see enough to know when we would be rolling left or right or up and down! People in the centre seats were suffering badly but we were fine! We saw storm petrels and an amazing double rainbow, with incredibly wide bands of each colour, ...

    Trip to Stewart Island

    A travel blog entry by mikeandtrina on Dec 23, 2014

    7 photos

    ... stopping off at various points of interest. One interesting item the guide pointed out was the telephone tree, it was a party line, so anything said on this phone could be all over the island before night fall.

    After the coach tour we had lunch in the hotel restaurant, then had a walk around Oban.

    The other way on to the island, other than by sea, is by air and the island has a small aerodrome with a single runway. The island operates scheduled flights ...

    The last week / Die letzste Woche

    A travel blog entry by hiwtvi on Apr 22, 2014

    52 photos

    ... Kleid an und Danilo kaufte Gel für seine Haare! Essen war mit dem Preis des Tickets inklusive und auch gab es eine Band. Der Abend hat uns sehr gefallen und wir haben getanzt, getrunken und mit den Einheimischen gequatscht.

    Dem Morgen danach ging es für uns zeitig raus, denn wir wollten die Ostereier-jagt sehen. Mit einem Startsignal rennen die Kinder auf einen abgesteckten Bereich auf dem Strand und versuchen ...

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