The Catlins, Owaka,

Greenwood Farmstay

Contact Alan & Helen-May Burgess

Ph (03) 415 8259

739 Purakaunui Falls Road
The Catlins
South Otago

$200 - $220

The Catlins, Owaka,

Greenwood Farmstay

Photos of Greenwood Farmstay


Property Description

Welcome ... Our homestead is within walking distance to the beautiful Purakaunui Falls.

Sheep, cattle and deer are farmed at "Greenwood" on land from the Purakaunui Falls to Purakaunui Bay.
Alan who has a wealth of local history and farming knowledge enjoys taking guests around the farm and to our 200 metre cliffs that overlook Purakaunui Bay where part of the Narnia movie "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" was filmed.

We enjoy conversation and dining with our guests in the evenings.

Our home offers warm, very comfortable accommodation. All guest bedrooms have an ensuite or a private bathroom. Many rooms open out to our large garden where there are several sitting areas. A piano, guitar, keyboard and a library of books for you to enjoy.

Enjoy a special experience at Greenwood Farmstay in elegant accommodation. We will help you explore the natural wonders of the Catlins or you may just relax and enjoy the indoor and outdoor areas for guests at "Greenwood".

Email/phone for directions.


B&B Details

Type: Luxury B&B & Homestay & Farmstay
Email: Email this host
Phone: (03) 415 8259
027 438 4538
Beds: 2 Queen
2 Single
Total 3 Bedrooms
(3 bedrooms)
Total capacity for 6 guests
Baths: 2 Ensuite
1 Private
Every guest room has their personal bathroom
Tariff: Double: $200.00 - $220.00
Single: $190.00 - $200.00
Children: $120 under 10 (negotiable)
Dinner: $55 per person (3 course meal )
Other: Optional: Kitchenette is available for guests by arrangement
Breakfast: Full (Continental + cooked)
Nearest Town: 15 km SE of Owaka
Pets/Children: Children welcome




Location Information

The rugged beauty of the Catlins Coast is renown for its native forests, waterfalls, beaches, the yellow-eyed penguins, sea lions, dolphins and native birds and their bird song. Biking, fishing, surfing, hiking, .... explore there are activities for everyone.


Reviews: 4 reviews

"Oh, we were very pleased with the great service and the warm accommodating the guests by Alan and Helen-May Burgess. There were wonderful days. Thank you very much for this! Monika und Reinald"

Reinald Wunderwald, 04/03/2015

"24-26/01/09 We had a warm & friendly welcome from Helen-May & Alan. Having dinner with them was a very nice touch and a pleasant change from eating out. We enjoyed alan's trip around the farm and getting up close to the yellow eyed penguins was one of the highlights of our trip."

David & Carol Rudram, 08/04/2009

"very welcoming people, wonderful accommodation, may and allan help to plan your trip(s) and the meals are delicious. also nice to live on a working farm"

Peter Van Der Hout, 25/02/2006

"Thanks for the cosy bed, wonderful meals, spectacular farm tour, great conversation."

Lee and mary cutler, 08/10/2001