Surat Bay Lodge is a friendly hostel situated in New Haven on the edge of the Catlins Estuary right next to a beautiful beach (Surat Bay) inhabited by native New Zealand Sea Lions.
This is a spectacular and inspiring place to base yourself for a few days, and experience one of New Zealand’s finest natural havens of wonderful scenery and wildlife in its native environment.
They are 5 kilometres from Owaka (the main town in the Catlins) and off the Southern Scenic Route that runs between Te Anau, Invercargill and Dunedin. Surat Bay Lodge is a member of BBH (Budget Backpacker Hostels) – the largest hostel network in New Zealand – and they offer guaranteed discounts for BBH Club Card members.
Phone/Fax: (+64) (3) 415 8696
19 Surat Bay Road
Owaka, The Catlins
South Otago, New Zealand