Magical Stewart Island with Sails Ashore & Kowhai Lane Lodges
Stewart Island is everything that is excellent about Natural New Zealand
Beautiful deserted Bays
A wonderful marine playground, and spectacular in a storm.
Rakiura National Park
New Zealands 14th & “Youngest” National Park
Ulva Island Open Sanctuary...
New Zealand the way it was
Land of Glowing Skies
Sunset Over Paterson Inlet
Stewart Island / Rakiura is on most New Zealander's Bucket ListWe can show you why
Stewart Island Accommodation & Tours
Sails Ashore is everything you would expect from boutique luxury bed & breakfast accommodation And is all about exploring and enjoying the Island at your own pace. Your hosts, Iris & Peter, welcome you into our home and will be more than happy to share our knowledge of the Island with you.
Sails Ashore is a proud member of Heritage Inns
Our two tours draw on our combined 80 plus years of Island life. Explore with us the natural world of Ulva Island Open Sanctuary… a glimpse of a world past, and/or the “People Story” of this magical Island on an “Island Life” Scenic Road Tour
We give our guests a 28 minute video and photo album as a souvenir.
Anne, Iris & Peter are your Hosts and Guides. Iris & Peter have lived on the Island for all of our married life. As well as your hosts we are also your tour guides… we do not hire staff.