steeples bed and breakfast

Steeples Cottage Location

11kms south of Westport, Buller and 40 kms North of Punakaiki Paparoa National Park. Enjoy our quality accommodation with magnificent sea views, tranquil sunsets and beautiful gardens. Walk our rugged coastline beaches and the ever popular Seal Colony Walkway. Check out and see what our beautiful area has to offer.


Take a day trip to Historic Denniston mine site, Millerton/Stockton through old mining towns to Karamea Oparara Limestone Arches and the Heaphy Track. There is also great dining at our local Star Tavern (walking distance), and The Bayhouse Restaurant at Tauranga Bay. We will cook you a real westcoast whitebait dinner by arrangement.

See below for some more information on these activities.

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Local Westport Activities and Information

General information on Westport, Buller - Paparoa National Park and Pancake Rocks - Day trip to Karamea (Heaphy Track, Oparara Limestone Arches, Fennian Track, Wangapeka Track, Kayaking, Bird watching) - Mountain biking the Denniston Plataeu , 4 Wheel Driving
Westport Aquatic Centre - all year, indoor pool + gymnasium

For walks, mountain bike tracks, 4 wheel driving tracks (has information on lots of walkways including The Heaphy Track, Seal Colony, Oparara Limestone, Punakaiki Blowholes to name a few)

Fishing and Game


Dolphin swimming, seals and birdlife


Whanake Gallery and Espresso Bar
The West Brewery
Coaltown Museum - email:
Hector Pottery