South Sea Hotel
Rakiura Charters & Water Taxi
The most popular outing on the Rakiura Suzy is the half-day fishing cruise that stops in at the historic Whalers’ Base. Trips can be...
Ruggedy Range Wilderness Experience
Nature-guide Furhana runs small-group guided walks, including 'bird and forest' trips to Ulva Island (half-/full day $135/205);...
Stewart Island Experience
Runs 2½-hour Paterson Inlet cruises (adult/child $95/22), including an hour's guided walk on Ulva Island; and 1½-hour minibus tours of...
Oban's comfy little theatre screens the quirky, cute 40-minute film A Local's Tail , which provides an entertaining overview of Stewart...
Beyond a good selection of the usual groceries, this shop stocks sandwiches, pies and a few surprises besides.
26 Elgin Tce · interesting places nearby
South Sea Hotel information
Welcome to one of NZ's classic pubs, complete with stellar cod and chips, beer by the quart, a reliable cafe (mains $15 to $33) and plenty of friendly banter in the public bar. Great at any time of day (or night), try to wash up for the Sunday night quiz – an unforgettable slice of island life. Basic rooms are available, too.