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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 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

    Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

    Loved this beautiful little spot, 15 minutes from Takaka. Chalets were spacious, spotlessly clean and had lots of little special extra touches throughout. Double spa and beautifully tiled spacious bathroom was very luxurious although you do have to climb into the spa bath for a...More

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    Response from Emily L, Manager at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 4 October 2015

    Thank you very much for your review. Great to hear that you enjoyed the privacy of our little place. Thank you also for your valuable feedback on the bed – since your stay, while we've been closed over the winter, we've added Sleepyhead Super Plush...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2015

    Had one night in this lovely accommodation. Set in beautifully landscaped gardens, right on the beach. The cottage had everything that one could desire for a luxurious stay. Well situated between Takaka and Collingwood made it an easy drive to all the sights. Gordon was...More

    Thank rmb_10
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 25 May 2015

    Thank you so much for the review. Pleased you were able to stay, even for a short time and enjoy a little of what Golden Bay has to offer.

    Reviewed 2 May 2015

    Fabulous location on the beach - swam every morning. No light pollution, so the stars at night were phenomenal - wear something on your feet, I nearly stood on a hedgehog ! The cottage was very well equipped and the continental breakfast basket was more...More

    Thank APDC2014
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 3 May 2015

    Glad you enjoyed the amazing night sky, swimming and exploring Golden Bay. Thanks for taking the time to write your review!

    Reviewed 22 April 2015

    We had a blast here. The staff was very friendly and attentive, and we were just a walk down a short path to the ocean (you can see it from all the rooms). Incredibly peaceful, we stayed an extra night. Loved it!

    Thank Jarrett S
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 3 May 2015

    Great that you enjoyed your time with us and appreciated the peace and quiet. Thanks for your encouragement, it's really appreciated.

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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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$212 - US$922 (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
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    • 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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    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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