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5.0 out of 5

"Very conveniently located and restaurant was great, as was the bar. " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 21 Sep 2019

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Hotel Description

Enjoy the free WiFi at this Halfmoon Bay inn

Oceanside stay

At this inn, you'll be steps from Rakiura Museum and within a 10-minute walk of Observation Rock. Rakiura National Park and Ulva Island are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Restaurant, bar/lounge

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this inn. WiFi in public areas is free. A garden, a picnic area, and luggage storage are also on offer.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

In addition to free WiFi, the 27 guestrooms offer refrigerators and hair dryers.

Standard Room, Shared Bathroom (Hotel Twin Room)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$63* Per night/room Jan 29 - Jan 30

Traditional Hotel Double plus Single

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Hotel Seaview Double plus Single

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Room, Shared Bathroom (Cottage Twin)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, Shared Bathroom (Hotel Double Room)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Studio, Kitchenette (Studio Units)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

South Sea Hotel ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for South Sea Hotel

Family (1)
5 out of 5
Very conveniently located and restaurant was great, as was the bar.

Posted by on Sep 21, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 1, 2019 by sue

thanks for your great feedback

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. South Sea Hotel also features a garden, a picnic area, and laundry facilities. This Halfmoon Bay inn is smoke free.

  • 27 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

South Sea Hotel offers 27 accommodations with hair dryers. This Halfmoon Bay inn provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Refrigerator
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM.

South Sea Hotel has a restaurant on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM. If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: At the bar.Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM.
Guests arriving after hours will need to go to the following location to check in: At the bar.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host.This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 10 and NZD 30 per person (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • South Sea Hotel Oban
  • South Sea Oban
  • South Sea Hotel Inn
  • South Sea Hotel Halfmoon Bay
  • South Sea Hotel Inn Halfmoon Bay

National Rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.