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Lazy Dolphin Lodge - Curio Bay, Catlins, NZ
Welcome to Lazy Dolphin Lodge, situated at Curio Bay, The Catlins, Southern Scenic Route, Southland, New Zealand - featuring our own private beach access and panoramic views of the beach / bay, wildlife and sea.Kayaking With The Dolphins


We offer split level budget accommodation with queen beds, twin beds and shared rooms available - no bunks.

  • Private beach access
  • Panoramic views of Porpoise Bay and Curio Bay
  • Only minutes walk to petrified forest and penguin viewing
  • Watch seals basking in the sun
  • See dolphins in the surf
  • Great surfing
  • Small and friendly
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Heated rooms
  • Freeview (Satellite) TV
  • Friendly host
  • Internet and WiFi available
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ten minutes to award winning Niagara Falls Cafe / Restaurant
  • Plenty of room available for surf boards, kayaks etc



Lazy Dolphin Lodge is ideal for retreat, family gatherings, school camps and group bookings etc, as sleeps 15. As we have 2 floors available, you can book individual floors out and have your own space - top floor sleeps 7, bottom floor sleeps 8

View From Balcony
We provide fully made up beds in all rooms. We offer shared bathroom facilities, and fully equipped kitchen facilities - one each floor. Lounges are available for time out if required.

Telephone access, Email and Internet access, Wi Fi and Laundry facilities are available for a small fee. We also have some food items available if you get caught short.

Rooms / Beds available: 4x double rooms, 1x twin room, 1x shared room which sleeps 3 & 1x family room sleeping 4.

Please contact us for group bookings.