Location: State Highway 92, south-east Otago.
Price (per night): $10 -15 for adult members, $5 for kids. $20 - 15 for non-members.
Situated on Forest & Bird’s 550-hectare Lenz Reserve 32km south of Owaka, Tautuku Lodge is set within walking distance of beaches, wetlands and forest tracks and provides a good base for exploring the Catlins and seeing native wildlife including sea lions and yellow-eyed penguins. The main lodge, the Coutts cabin (pictured) and an A-frame sleep 10, 4 and 2 respectively. Animals are not allowed.