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    Adrift in Golden Bay

    52 Tukurua Road, Takaka 7182, New Zealand
    011 64 6-880 0633
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    Reviewed 23 December 2015

    This is a beautiful place right at the sea with a great beach. There are 4 cottages, three with fantastic sea view, one a bite further back and has therefore only limited view. There is also a studio available with excellent view, garden and access...More

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    Reviewed 15 December 2015

    Overlooking a beautiful white sandy beach, surrounded by seabirds (including the wonderful Tui's calling and dancing around). A relaxing and peaceful spot. Magic. An easy 10 minute drive to Takaka for food options.More

    Thank TheNoodle23
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 26 December 2015

    Great that you enjoyed our peaceful little corner of New Zealand. It has been a good year of flowering for the many flax plants at Adrift so we have had an abundance of Tiu as they feed on the nectar the flaxes produce. We really...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2015

    Adrift is a gem of place. From its prized position on the beach, to its beautifully manicured gardens and lawns to the detail and quality of the bungalows and its inclusions, it is an accommodation well worth a few days stay. We arrived quite late...More

    1  Thank Stephen E
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 14 December 2015

    Thank you Stephen for taking the time to post a review, for your kind words and for the feedback on which activities in Golden Bay you enjoyed. Golden Bay has a very mild climate, no extremes, so particularly in our part of the bay grass...More

    Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

    Absolutely loved my stay here. Have recommended to friends and 10/10 would stay here again. Amazing views and you are right up on the beach front. Wonderful hosts that supply an amazing hamper of breakfast goodies that are mostly homemade and delicious. Would be a...More

    Thank Elizabeth M
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 10 December 2015

    So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks for recommending us to your friends. Yes, now our home-grown strawberries are ready and soon we will add our fresh raspberries and plums into the mix!! Really appreciate you taking the time to write.

    Reviewed 25 November 2015

    What can I say, everything was perfect! The view, quality of the sheets, staff, location. Peace and quiet, very romantic. It felt as though they had thought of everything one might need. Had to drive to find a place for supper but we were happy...More

    Thank Mrss975
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 10 December 2015

    Great that you enjoyed your time at Adrift and all that we offer. Thank you so much for the review, it is always encouraging to us and our staff .

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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$187 - US$946 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Golden Bay >
    • Takaka
    • Also Known As
    • Adrift In Golden Bay Hotel Takaka ,
    • 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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    "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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    "Go for a beach access room"
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