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    Adrift in Golden Bay

    52 Tukurua Road, Takaka 7182, New Zealand
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          Overview
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          • Average1%
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          “the cottages” (29 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Wheelchair Access
          Self-Serve Laundry
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          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

          Had an awesome stay here, the cottages are excellent and well equipped & comfortable. The Spa bath was totally relaxing. Excellent BBQ. The breakfast basket was yummy, and we had a great time cooking & eating together with the other couples we were staying with...More

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          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

          My husband and I stayed here for several days during our honeymoon and we loved this place! We were greeted by one of the owners when we arrived and she showed us around the grounds and our cottage. When I booked the place, I got...More

          2  Thank Rue C
          Response from gordonz, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 7 November 2016

          Thank you so much for your detailed review, it is always encouraging to us and our staff. We're so pleased we could be part of your honeymoon - glad you enjoyed your time with us! All the best for your new life together.

          Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

          Had a wonderful night at adrift with my partner. It's serene and relaxing. The grounds are well looked after. And the beach is just a few steps away. (We stayed in the honeymoon suite) I have to agree with a couple of recent reviews that...More

          Thank travidy
          Response from Gordon H, Adrift Family at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 9 April 2017

          Thanks for your positive comments and we're glad you found your night here at Adrift to be serene and relaxing, which is what we are striving for. We're genuinely sorry that what we provide is not what you were expecting as far as luxury. You...More

          Reviewed 29 March 2017

          Three of us stayed here in March 2017for two nights.This is a well- located property on the Golden Bay beach, with beautiful landscaping of the grounds. It is presented and priced as a luxury resort, with beach views.Unfortunately our cottage did not have one.To be...More

          Thank Shyam B
          Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 9 April 2017

          Thank you Shyam for your feedback and for your positive comments on the things that you appreciated about our property and accommodation. We’re very sorry we did not meet your expectations; I'm guessing that you were expecting a more formal resort, which we are not....More

          Reviewed 21 March 2017

          I recently spent a night at Adrift with me partner to have a special night away. I was expecting something really amazing and was left quite underwhelmed. The place is really beautiful with well looked after grounds and the cottages are high quality although slightly...More

          Thank Allison J
          Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 27 March 2017

          Thanks for the feedback – I'm very sorry to hear that your stay was not what you had anticipated. We advertise the cottages as self-catering with breakfast provisions supplied, so I am not too sure where the expectation came from that the English Breakfast Hamper...More

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          About
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          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$176 - US$582 (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 ,
          • Adrift In Golden Bay Takaka, New Zealand
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          4acadia
          Hello! I hoped to find out if kids (I have one 13 year old) are allowed at the property. Thanks!
          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
          How do I get there from Christchurch?
          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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          "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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