Catlins Whistling Frog Resort

Thriving Freehold Going Concern Business for Sale $4.9m

The Catlins Whistling Frog Resort is strategically located in the Catlins, along the Southern Scenic Route, linking Invercargill to Balclutha-Dunedin.

This thriving business has a serious cash-flow with resulting bottom line profits for the new owner of this business. Only experienced holiday park / food and beverage / hospitality operators will be considered for this exciting opportunity.

The offer: A freehold going concern business including the Chattels and Goodwill. The two primary units being the Tourism complex, complete with cafe, holiday park and a new three bedroom house at the entrance to the property for afterhours check ins and security. There is a Reception, Cafe, Bar plus detached toilets.

Accommodation comprising of five chalets, one cottage, seven motel units and twelve cabins as well as ablution block, laundry/staffroom and tv sitting room. The current owner is in the process of obtaining a resource Consent for staff accommodation on their adjoining property.

The Whistling Frog Resort (also known as the "McLean Falls Holiday Park" and "Catlins Kiwi Holiday Park") was established in 2006 and the “The Whistling Frog Cafe & Bar” soon followed. It is an eco-wise establishment and try to renew, reuse and recycle where possible.

The owners have put together a Vision Statement, a Business Model has been identified and comprehensive Marketing.

The Catlins is a popular tourist destination, known for its well established coastal rain forest, beaches and waterfalls. McLean Falls and Cathedral Caves are located in close proximity.

Brokers comment: This is a very rare opportunity for an experienced couple or family already exposed the tourism accommodation and hospitality sectors to secure a freehold going concern which is a very unique business operation and special location.

We welcome your enquiry, please contact the specialist Tourism & Hospitality Business Broker, Peter Gale on 03 395 6751, mobile 021 608 107 or email: