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    Adrift in Golden Bay

    52 Tukurua Road, Takaka 7182, New Zealand
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    21 - 25 of 180 reviews

    Reviewed 22 November 2016

    I have stayed at this property several times and each time I look forward to a return visit. The many positive reviews speak to the quality of the property and its outstanding team. The setting is amazing, especially if you opt for one of the...More

    2  Thank AlwaysOnTheAirplane
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 30 January 2017

    Thanks for staying with us whilst you are in New Zealand, always great to see you again! Really appreciate your feedback of the things you like about Adrift and I am sure it will be helpful to others considering staying with us.

    Reviewed 10 November 2016

    What an amazing place, right on the beach with the sound of the waves to wake to. The cottages are well set up with under floor heating in the bathroom, a really nice spa bath with all the toiletries. A choice of breakfasts, all in...More

    1  Thank Ian M
    Response from Emily L, Manager at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 11 November 2016

    Thanks for your review Ian! A relaxing, peaceful retreat is just what we hope our guests will experience here at Adrift.

    Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed here for several days during our honeymoon and we loved this place! We were greeted by one of the owners when we arrived and she showed us around the grounds and our cottage. When I booked the place, I got...More

    3  Thank Rue C
    Response from gordonz, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 8 November 2016

    Thank you so much for your detailed review, it is always encouraging to us and our staff. We're so pleased we could be part of your honeymoon - glad you enjoyed your time with us! All the best for your new life together.

    Reviewed 20 October 2016

    Right on the beach, very quiet, easy to get to - but about 1 minute drive off the main highway. Owner was very friendly and the BBQ grills were brand new. Cottage was very nice and the breakfast was very nice. Great walking along the...More

    1  Thank Chris B
    Response from gordonz, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 8 November 2016

    Glad you enjoyed your time at Adrift In Golden Bay. Thank you so much for posting your feedback.

    Reviewed 18 October 2016

    Stayed in the Honeymoon cottage and it was truly everything you could ever want from your honeymoon accommodation. Walk straight out the door and on to the beach, fantastic in room spa, and the bed was just perfect. Ask about the on site penguins and...More

    1  Thank Alena H
    Response from gordonz, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 8 November 2016

    Thanks for staying with us on your honeymoon. The baby penguins you saw are both doing well... mum and dad must be working hard keeping them fed as they are now almost the same size as their parents!

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Price range
    • US$206 - US$747 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Golden Bay >
    • Takaka
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    • Adrift In Golden Bay Nelson
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    4acadia
    1 April 2016|
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    Response from Gordon H | Property representative |
    Hi, Our child policy allows children over 12 years only, so your 13 year old is fine. All of our cottages have one bedroom, but with the addition of a sofa-bed in the lounge, can accommodate up to 3 people. Thanks for... More
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    Rezruf
    31 January 2015|
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    Response from Emily L | Property representative |
    Hi Rezruf, thanks for your question. You can fly into Nelson airport, then drive from there (1 hour 45 min drive), or you can drive directly from Christchurch. The most direct route is north to Amberly and through the... More
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    "Worth paying more for the beachfront cottages I think. A real treat"
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    "Beachfront Cottages get the best sea views"
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    "Studio is attached to owners house cottages are separate, some on the beach"
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    "The studio was the best!!"
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