Tuatapere Motels Backpackers & Holiday Park
Tuatapere Motels, Shooters Backpackers and Holiday Park is a fine complex with all the modern facilities including a spa and sauna, located on the Southern Scenic Route. They offers a range of different accommodation options from motel units and backpacker rooms to well-maintained power and non-power sites. Located within their landscaped grounds is a mini golf park and a playground.
They are the closest accommodation to the Hump Ridge Track - a 43km circuit that starts and finishes at the western end of Te Waiwai Bay. Freedom and guided packages are available and on this walk you will see an abundance of wildlife including fur seals, dolphins and kea birds. There are also any other tranquil bush walks available in Tuatapere, allowing you to experience the true Southland wilderness.
Jet boating is available in the districts lakes and rivers; you will also find a cafe, bar and supermarket just a short walk from your motel unit or backpacker room.