Catlins Activities

Catlins Farmstay B&B is a great location for visiting the many scenic attractions of the beautiful natural Catlins area.

  • We are situated 10 minutes drive from the fossil forest at Curio Bay where Hector Dolphins and Yellow Eyed Penguins may be seen
  • McLean Falls and Cathedral Caves are a 25 min drive away 
  • Niagara Falls and Cafe are a 2 km walk away (Joke - they fall all of a metre at low tide)! 
  • The seals and sealions at Waipapa Point Lighthouse are a 30 min drive 
  • The Museum and Information Centre at Waikawa are a 6 kms distance 
  • Slope Point the southern most tip of the South Island is a 25 min drive 
  • Nugget Point is a 30 min drive from Catlins Farmstay B & B 
  • Take a 5 km walk around the hill tops of our farm and view the southern coast. Next stop Antarctica! 
  • You may fish for trout in the Waikawa River that flows through our farm or the Mataura River just a 30 min drive away

Ours is a great place to meet real New Zealanders and experience relaxation


“The Catlins is a amazing region but more the people living here. Thank you for opening your home and your heart to us " - Inger and Klaus-- Berlin

Catlins farmstay beach

Catlins Farm Stay garden view from your accommodation

The Catlins sunken forest near Catlins Farm Stay