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Wilsons Abel Tasman

1 Kaiteriteri-Sandy Bay Rd, Abel Tasman National Park 7197, New Zealand
+64 3-528 2027
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Ferry round trip

We turned up late and caught the last outgoing ferry at 1.30pm. We decided to stay on the ferry and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Omar I
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London, United Kingdom
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Boat trip and walk

I did this trip with friends last week. We didn't realise that the walk was so far.We asked if it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
anniew523
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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Vista Cruise, Water Taxi, Walk, Sea Kayak Abel Tasman National Park, guided and independent Combinations to suit you, year-round. A family business welcoming visitors since 1841! Options from 2 hours to 5 days. Overnight at Torrent Bay Lodge or Meadowbank Homestead – Awaroa on the beachfront within Park boundaries. Ensuite accommodation, fine food, no heavy packs to carry. Travel with multiple NZ Tourism Award winners. Let us take care of the details while you switch off and enjoy.
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  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Kaiteriteri-Sandy Bay Rd, Abel Tasman National Park 7197, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We turned up late and caught the last outgoing ferry at 1.30pm. We decided to stay on the ferry and see the coastal side of the abel tasman park. It was a sunny october day and the beaches are stunning. The staff of the ferry...More

Thank Omar I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did this trip with friends last week. We didn't realise that the walk was so far.We asked if it would be OK for us to do as we are late sixties and early seventies. The boat staff assured us it would be. Well it...More

Thank anniew523
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome experience - first time Kayaking but felt at ease. As it turned out, great day to Kayak with awesome views of the National park, great instructor and kayaks. All in all a fun filled half day. Can't wait for the day cruise and walk...More

Thank piyush p
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Shout out to our amazing guide tim who was just perfect. Good communication, fun, cool guy who looked after us well and took us to his favorite secret spots and lagoons. I was there on my own a year before and even though we got...More

Thank svehla
HLHAbeltas, Wilsons Team Member at Wilsons Abel Tasman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for a fantastic review, and recognising the value of a Guide to make the most of a day. Tim is great, and only one of a wonderful team of professionals. We'll ensure he sees your comments.

Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Great day out. We were picked up by water taxi and taken to Torrent Bay where we received a comprehensive safety talk and demonstration of kit. We took to the water in double kayaks and paddled our way around the coastline to Medlands Bay. Here...More

Thank samab120
HLHAbeltas, Wilsons Team Member at Wilsons Abel Tasman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for a great review.

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Best way to see the Abel Tasman National Park. We did a boat cruise and walk. There are kayaking options and accommodation on the beaches which I will try next time.

Thank notagain9
HLHAbeltas, Wilsons Team Member at Wilsons Abel Tasman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Looking forward to hosting you next time, too.

Reviewed 11 August 2017

I used Wilson's as they were the only company working on Christmas day. Brilliant service and on time.

Thank Charlotte12358
HLHAbeltas, Wilsons Team Member at Wilsons Abel Tasman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad we could provide a day out on Christmas Day. Hope to see you back any other day of the year.

Reviewed 10 August 2017

The day started with a scenic boat trip (Split Apple Rock !) along the coast whereby the boat serves as a kind of taxi or shuttle to various beaches : Marahau, Torrent Bay, Medlands Beach, Tonga Quarry, etc. First we made a very nice walk...More

Thank Guy9120
HLHAbeltas, Wilsons Team Member at Wilsons Abel Tasman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for appreciating our wonderful boat crew.

Reviewed 26 July 2017

We did the Abel Tasman 4 hour walk. Were taken in on a smaller boat by Adam who was very friendly and informative. Because of the high tides he took us a few more places on the way and informed us of the history. Really...More

Thank jenny p
HLHAbeltas, Wilsons Team Member at Wilsons Abel Tasman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for reviewing your trip with us. Adam thanks you, too.

Reviewed 23 June 2017

I went on the 5 day walk/kayak trip with Wilsons in February 2017 after hiking the Routeburn Track in the south. I've never kayaked before and was a bit nervous about that aspect, but the guides (Scott, Kirsten, Mi chi) were so helpful, patient and...More

Thank SusanSydney6
HLHAbeltas, Wilsons Team Member at Wilsons Abel Tasman, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for a lovely review. We have shared your comments with Scott, Kirsten and Mi Chi, and hope to see you again soon.

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Phil R
11 March 2017|
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Response from HLHAbeltas | Property representative |
Hi there, it is possible for one to kayak and the other to walk, cruise or relax on the beach. Please email us or call us with your booking number to discuss all the options
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jeyates
10 March 2017|
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Response from HLHAbeltas | Property representative |
For day trips, we use Abel Tasman Coachlines. Overnight, Lodge-based trips include transport on our own coach from Nelson.
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Larry T
5 March 2017|
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Response from HLHAbeltas | Property representative |
There are photos on the website. Hover over A Day in the headings along the top of the home page to find the page for Picnic Lunches.
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