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Adrift in Golden Bay

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  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
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“the cottages”(29 reviews)
“mussel inn”(24 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights and it's beautifully located with beach access. It's a long stretch of quiet beach and we made some great use of the SUP available to guests. It was windy a lot though and the beach is tidal which means...More

Thank JaxSyd
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Adrift is beautiful and such an easy place to be - everything is provided and the cottages are private and self-contained so that you can do all your own food if you want to. Breakfast comes in a basket each day fresh fruit, home made...More

Thank Huggis
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Adrift wow spectacular host and beautiful property ,we had stayed there for 2 nights at the beach cottage the view was out of the world our cottage was meteres away from the beach ..loved the breakfast basket in the morning we are defentily going to...More

Thank Suhana A
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed over New Year for 4 nights. You would think you were the only ones there as it is peaceful and private. We had a beachfront cottage and loved it. Breakfast provisions were excellent, varied and quality products. We had access to the washing...More

Thank 435lynw
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Wow!! Seriously gorgeous and your home away from home in New Zealand -- Adrift packs it all in: romance, breathtaking scenery, sheer comfort and unbelievable value. Proprietors Bess and Gordon make you feel welcomed pampered and cared for -- like coming home to mom and...More

Thank spencerstuart
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Amenities
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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$218 - US$648 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$218 - US$648 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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