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Hack and Stay Horse Backpacker and Farm Stay

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22 Grant Road Puramahoi, Takaka 7182 New Zealand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed there for 4 nights as a guest and did lots of tracks and even some vaulting. I learned so much in these five days and I´m so thankful for this amazing experience. A great place to be for all horse loving families and...More

Thank hedibeier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stumbled upon the hack and stay during a couple of weeks camping solo around golden bay, when greeted by Bärbel and her friendly team in such an amazing spot I couldn't wait to stay. With the beach nearby for sunrise and the quirky attractions...More

Thank davegoody624
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our stay at Bärbels farm. We spent one night with our campervan. Both, the facilities and the kitchen for campers were very clean and lovely. On recommendation we did a night walk to the beach (which is about 20 minutes one way) and...More

Thank weneedsummer
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Its a nice place in nature with lovely owners. The horses are amazing and the ride to the lonely beach was just perfect. Thank you for this great day. They also have space for campers with unlimited hot shower and a nice kitchen with everything...More

Thank Sebastian S
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We stay only one night. The host Baerbel is so nice, they have a beautiful farm with some walks near, you can go to the beach or see glowworm (20min and 10 min walk) or do some rides. nice kitchen and bathrooms. I recommend this...More

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Horses, Hostel, Holiday for outrider Hack'n Stay is dedicated to those who want to enjoy the simple things in life. Enjoy time with our horses or even bring your own one. You can ride, walk or bike to the beach from More the 160 year old funky farm house 3 horse themed and cosy rooms, pizza oven and fully equipped kitchen. You join the farm with 10 well trained horses, 3 cows, chicken and part time farm dogs. You can book with us personalized horse rides all over Golden Bay Ride on Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$75 - US$280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Golden Bay > Takaka
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$75 - US$280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Golden Bay > Takaka
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Pool & Beach (7)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (5)
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Response from baerbel66 | Property representative |
Yep, a nice shelf for food and a drawer in the guest fridge. Each room has a own space
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"You go for the experience"
9 Jan 2018
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"Ground floor double room at back was perfect."
15 Apr 2017
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"For parents with smaller children the 'blue rider' room is just perfect as it has enough room to..."
27 Apr 2016
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"Ask for fresh herbs and vegetables if you want to cook something really delicious"
16 Apr 2016
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