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    Hilltop Accommodation Catlins

    77 Tahakopa Valley Rd, Papatowai, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 15 October 2014

    We booked the en-suite room in the lower cottage. Had the cottage all to ourselves the first night, which was really romantic. Shared it with two single travellers the next night, which was no problem at all. The situation is perfect (if you have a...More

    1  Thank Peter S
    Response from Stuart M, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 6 August 2015

    Pleased you liked our country setting

    Reviewed 13 May 2014

    Finding Hilltop was easy with the spot on instructions given at time of booking, we decided to head there just before it got dark, as knew there was no cell phone signal. We checked in easy (we were staying in the lower house, in the...More

    1  Thank Efc101
    Response from Stuart M, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 6 August 2015

    Thanks for the lovely photos and your review. Yes it is a good idea to settle in at Hilltop before it gets too late in the evening

    Reviewed 5 May 2014

    I was on a multi-day drive through the Catlins, and booked two nights here. I arrived at night, and there's very little lighting. So finding the place was difficult. It was up a long driveway and there are two guest houses. I never saw the...More

    3  Thank SDTravel80
    Response from Stuart M, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 6 August 2015

    We are sorry that you did not find our lodge more appealing. The attraction of our area is the peace and tranquillity of our rural accommodation. Cellphone and internet services are coming to this little place in the middle of nowhere, hopefully soon. There is...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2014

    Located high on a rise, the views are stunning with miles and miles of rolling hills dotted with sheep, edged by dark forests that end at a bay. We booked the double room en suite in the lower house. The house also has a room...More

    1  Thank Julia Kim K
    Response from Stu125, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 8 April 2014

    Thanks for your lovely comments. We are pleased you enjoyed the tranquillity of Hilltop

    Reviewed 28 February 2014

    Stayed at Hilltop on a quick visit to the Catlins and on the recommendation of Dunedin i-site. I stayed in the twin room and Hilltop gave me a good price for one night. # doubles and 1 twin in the top house, a lounge, large...More

    1  Thank fooey1960
    Response from Stu125, Owner at Hilltop Accommodation CatlinsResponded 8 April 2014

    Thanks for staying at Hilltop. Pleased you followed the Dunedin i-site recommendation. Great advice to fellow travellers on filling up with fuel and food supplies before venturing into central Catlins, a fairly isolated place.

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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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    "The twin room at the back has no serious view but is very much part of the garden. All rooms lovely: I had a..."
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