The Lazy Seal Cottages
Only minutes to the Beach, famous Cape Foulwind Seal Colony, Walkways, 18 hole golf course, and many other attractions are our two Self Contained Cottages. Both cottages are private from each other, very clean, warm and cosy, both have full kitchen and bathroom facilities your own private decks and BBQ areas. Our new cottage has two queen bedrooms, which is great for a family or friends travelling together. You can dine at the award winning Bayhouse Cafe and Restaurant or stroll down and enjoy a night at the 'local' Star Tavern. Other attractions include Underworld rafting, horse trekking, jet boating, cave tours, kayaking, beach walks and sunsets at the lighthouse or just sit back and relax in the cottage an enjoy the tranquil tunes of the tui's (native birds) or the roar of the Tasman Sea.
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Check out these Must-do's nearby
Park up on the main highway at Punakaiki and enjoy an easy 20-minute walk into an ancient world of pancake-shaped rock formations 30 million years in the making, along with mighty blowholes and terrific surge pool. Read the story . . .
Tear yourself away from the spectacular views along The Great Coast Road and take a detour back in time to Denniston, a near-deserted mining town on a bleak, windswept 600-metre plateau, once home to the richest coal-mining seams and the infamous 45-degree Denniston incline. Read the story . . .
Discover pristine rainforest, limestone caves with cathedral-like passages and magnificent, magical arches on guided walks through this treasure-chest nook of the Kahurangi National Park. Read the story . . .