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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 24 December 2014

    We stayed in Adrift for three nights as part of our honeymoon and enjoyed every moment. It is an excellent standard of accommodation, we stayed in one of the villas, and the morning breakfast hampers were a good start to the day! Bess and Gordon...More

    Thank Dan P
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 26 January 2015

    Great that you enjoyed Adrift and some of the activities that Golden Bay has to offer as part of your Honeymoon. Thank you so much for taking time to write your review.

    Reviewed 23 November 2014

    We were in Golden Bay for 2 nights and really enjoyed our peaceful stay. We had a beachfront villa which was perfect. The bathroom is luxurious with a nice deep 2 person spa bath. The bedroom is positioned so you lie in bed looking at...More

    Thank AngieM301
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 26 January 2015

    Thanks for taking time to post a review and for your recommendation. January has been consistently warm and dry here in Golden Bay and the sea has warmed to a very pleasant temperature for swimming. We look forward to hosting you again.

    Reviewed 11 November 2014

    We looked forward to returning to Adrift having stayed there in 2011, and were not disappointed. There have been a few changes since our first stay and the landscaping is not yet finished, but the standard is excellent as before and the cottages are just...More

    Thank mekydro
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 26 January 2015

    Thanks for returning to Adrift and that your stay with us was the highlight of your New Zealand holiday. With lots of watering this summer we have had good growth in the new landscape plantings and hope to post some new photos soon. We are...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2014

    We racked our brains to think whether there was anything negative to say, but just couldn't think of anything worth mentioning. Clean, comfortable, great amenities, fantastic location, lovely hosts. What more can one want? The breakfasts are generous and delicious. There's excellent wifi; a DVD...More

    2  Thank David A
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 26 January 2015

    Thanks for your recommendation. Glad you appreciated the privacy and our amenities. Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review; they are a great encouragement to all who work here.

    Reviewed 28 August 2014

    The website left a great impression of this wonderful place. The hosts were friendly and welcoming. We loved to learn about the little blue penguins and to see the nest. Was such a treat to watch the dolphins swimming in the bay whilst we drank...More

    2  Thank S1ouxiqueue
    Response from Gordon H, Owner at Adrift in Golden BayResponded 26 January 2015

    Thanks for taking the time to write a review and glad you found that Adrift exceeded your expectations. Great that the local wildlife cooperated so you could see and hear them!

    About
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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$210 - US$922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • 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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    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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