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Hilltop Accommodation Catlins

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“living area”(3 reviews)
“twin room”(3 reviews)
“the kitchen”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were told to call and check in and got a message saying the manager was not available. We asked for a call back and did not receive one. The accommodations were amazing and we would go again. The view was wonderful. We had the...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

The Hilltop top house had 4 bedrooms and two bathrooms and shared kitchen and living area. We had the smallest bedroom due to having arrived last and it was a bit tight with space for luggage but bed was super comfortable. Shared facilities worked well...More

Thank 987carita
Response from Stuart M, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 3 weeks ago

Pleased that you enjoyed your stay, and thank you for taking the time to review

Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed in the ensuite in the lower cottage. No other residents so had place to ourselves. It was a homely cottage, but somewhat tired and shabby. Cleanliness not great. WI-FI appalling. Location was convenient and can see why some may like its character and views...just...More

Thank Stuart K
Response from Stuart M, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 5 March 2018

We are sorry that we did not meet your expectations . We have now adjusted the internet antennae which may have been affected by the wind, and are putting more attention into cleaning, a constant chore in a refurbished character home which started life over...More

Reviewed 7 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
Response from Stuart M, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Diane. Great that you appreciated our view and location. We have now moved the twin room to give a little more space

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 4 June 2016

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

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$77 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$77 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Arrive early to have a choice of rooms"
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"Arrive before it gets dark, as there is very little lighting and no cell phone signal. Book dinner..."
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"There are 3 double rooms, and one twin in the top house. As there are two bathrooms in the top house there..."
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