We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Abba Lodge

Save
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Abel Tasman National Park
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Show Prices
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

6 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 6: English reviews
Start your review of Abba Lodge
 Click to rate
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We arrived here after a full day walking, unsure whether we had made it to the right place and arrived at this gorgeous lodge only to be told we had to sleep in the staff quarters down the road. It was quite frankly heart breaking but obviously we knew that we hadn't paid the elaborate prices so excepted it. We...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jayneym2016
Porirua, Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We stayed here as part of the Abel Tasman Kayaks 3 day tiki tour (budget option). We were put into the 'Dorm', which was OK but there were other people on the same tour who got what looked like private rooms for the same price so that was a bit disappointing but not the Lodge's fault. Facilities were fine, nice...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Eszter C
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 March 2015

We stayed one night in the two older 4-bunk rooms attached to the main block while walking the Abel Tasman track. It suited us well, with the pizzeria open for dinner, and carrying our own breakfasts. The kitchen and the lounge were rough, as noted in other reviews, but the shower/bathrooms were fine. The option of the facilities of the...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank PenLea
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 27 March 2014 via mobile

This hostel was so dissapointing. It belongs to awaroa lodge which is completely the opposite. well you cannot compare them because one is a budget backpackers and the other one a hotel. But because they have the lodge there they dont care at all about the backpackers housing. We stayed in a private room which was ok. But the mattress...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank ChristineSKr
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 January 2013

Spent our last night of an otherwise perfect road trip around the south island at the Awaroa Backpacker's Lodge. It was the most expensive backpacker's (NZ$125 for a double room) we stayed in on this month long trip and surprisingly, the dirtiest as well. The common lounge had a funky smell and I initially thought perhaps there were heaps of...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank Churrup
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 17 March 2012

What a shame, this place screams opportunity but the owners don't seem to care. It may be linked with Awaroa Lodge but they are miles apart! The day we arrived it was raining and as we were tramping we were obviously wet, Barry (a co-manager/owner of both businesses) was very welcoming. He gave us our key and directions to our...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Tavuk
awaroagm, Manager at Abba Lodge, responded to this review

First of all, ABBA Lodge is simply a basic backpacker standard Lodge. A convenient stopover in the wonderful Awaroa Bay within the Park and only priced $14 more than the local DOC hut.. The facilities available at ABBA are superior to those at DOC hut and these are: Electricity, Hot Showers, normal toilet, large lounge, with internet, TV and phone,...

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Amenities

Additional Information about Abba Lodge

Address: 11 Awaroa Bay, Abel Tasman National Park 7143, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Abel Tasman National Park

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Abba Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?