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    Adrift in Golden Bay

    52 Tukurua Road, Takaka 7182, New Zealand
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    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

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    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 .

    Reviewed 1 November 2015

    We made a long haul drive from Blenheim to Abel Tasman and Golden Beach area and arrived late at this property. Gordon was most accommodating and welcoming. We had the studio room and found it very comfortable and perfect for our needs. We enjoyed breakfast...More

    1  Thank Marevan2
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 11 November 2015

    Great that you enjoyed the natural wonders of our clear sky and lack of light pollution here in Tukurua. The southern hemisphere skies offer some dazzling spectacles; the Milky Way and its neighbouring galaxies, the Magellanic Clouds definitely not to be missed especially by anyone...More

    Reviewed 21 October 2015

    Even though it was a little early in the season for bathing in the sea it was still wonderful to be able to sit on the deck in the sun, or take a few steps down the garden to stroll on the beach. The resort...More

    Thank manofekent
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 11 November 2015

    Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review and for your feedback. Glad you were able to make the most of our facilities. We realise our spa baths can be a problem for “mobility impaired” guests and have since purchased a...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Price range
    • US$188 - US$423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • 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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    "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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    "All rooms provide privacy and I don't believe noise could ever be a problem. Intimate"
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