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    Curio Bay Salthouse

    517 Waikawa Curio Bay Road | Catlins, Tokanui, New Zealand
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Our two families were lucky enough to get a booking just before Christmas and it was an amazing couple of days. We had both the upstairs accommodation which is tastefully decorated and very comfortable and a downstairs 2 bedroom apartment which was also very comfortable....More

    Thank Pam L
    Response from curiobaysalthouse, Manager at Curio Bay SalthouseResponded yesterday

    Thank you Pam, We are happy to hear you have enjoyed your stay with us, we look forward to seeing you again. Many Thanks Melissa

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Upon arrival, there was no one to greet us. That would be no problem, if later that evening someone would come and welcome us. So we let ourselves in (there was a message at the door). We tried to call the owners several times that...More

    2  Thank Fien D
    Response from curiobaysalthouse, Manager at Curio Bay SalthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review, Once again, our apologies we were not there to greet to you, we always leave a welcome note at the door to greet our guests as we are not on site 24/7, Unfortunately, due to a change in ownership your...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

    Considering its close to the end of the earth this accomodation is very modern, tidy, clean and has the most fabulous views. Dolphins play in the bay in front of the house night and morning and sitting on the front patio having breakfast in the...More

    Thank MSTOU-NZ
    Response from curiobaysalthouse, Owner at Curio Bay SalthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your review. We are glad the dolphins came to play during your stay. Due to restricted cell phone coverage in the area we appreciate making last minute bookings can be difficult so we are allowing those last minute travellers some...More

    Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

    Excellent accommodation with fantastic views of the sea. We only stayed one night but would have gladly extended our visit. The accommodation is very comfortable and had everything we needed. We enjoyed sitting in comfort, watching and listening to the sea. We slept well in...More

    Thank Cath M
    Response from curiobaysalthouse, Owner at Curio Bay SalthouseResponded 6 December 2017

    Thank you so much for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay.

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    Very modern, clean and comfortable room/bathroom--well-appointed, includes a kitchenette but no stove. The sliding glass doors open directly to the ocean--leave them open a bit to hear great waves all night long! Just down the beach is the location to view the very rare yellow...More

    Thank jnbGeorgia
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    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 5
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    Siu B
    10 January 2018|
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    Response from curiobaysalthouse | Property representative |
    Hello, Please email us for bookings, ( Yes we do have vacancy for Dec still avaliable) Our Studio Units have kitchenette equipped with 2 burner hob, microwave & electric fry pans, Many Thanks Melissa
    5 March 2015|
    Response from Val6535 | Property representative |
    Hi Elizabeth, We do have a beachfront unit available 5 & 6 April. Thanks. Val
    David M
    8 February 2015|
    Response from Val6535 | Property representative |
    We certainly will, see you both in March. Val
    Room Tips
    "get lower level beachfront room"
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    "We stayed in the center room which we found excellent."
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    "All the rooms face the Ocean"
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    "Your experience will definitely depend on who you have in the room next door."
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