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Adrift in Golden Bay

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  • Average1%
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“the cottages”(29 reviews)
“mussel inn”(23 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
5.0 Star Hotel
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Special Rate: 20% to 40% off til 23 Dec
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We just spent two weeks driving around the South Island. We stayed in luxury lodges, 4-5 star hotels and up market B&B’s. Adrift was our favorite and best value place to stay. We had three nights in the honeymoon cottage and loved it. The owners...More

Thank mmcfj
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to stay, extremely friendly and the sunrise was spectacular. Would highly recommend it as we found it had everything and you felt like you were there by ourselves. Good area to stay as plenty to do near by.

Thank Rick C
Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved staying in one of the beachfront cottages at Adrift. It was a treat for a birthday weekend, and although pricey, it was PERFECT. We adored the privacy. We slept with all the windows and curtains open to listen to the sea, the dawn...More

Thank corncob3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third visit to the beachfront cottage. It was exceptionally clean as per the other visits were. The grounds are pristine and the ambiance is one of the most relaxed in New Zealand. We enjoyed sunny warm days and the sea was also...More

Thank Nicky M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our third visit to Adrift, and its still the loveliest beach accommodation we have stayed in. The view has changed slightly since last time, as the two cabbage trees have died, but it is still stunning. Gordon, Bess and family do their best to make...More

Thank mekydro
Response from Emily L, Manager at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for another wonderful review! We're so happy that you're still enjoying your visits here. We're waiting in anticipation for our replacement cabbage trees to grow up as we also miss what they add to the view!

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Traveller (103)
Room & Suite (46)
Pool & Beach (9)
Dining (4)
Hotel & Grounds (62)
Bathroom (3)
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2017 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Price range
US$212 - US$922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$212 - US$922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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