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Marahau Beach Camp

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Waterfront, RD 2, Marahau, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Very well placed for water taxis and walking some of the Abel Tasman track. Nice bistro/pub overlooking bay close by. Our site for motorhome quite spacious if threadbare. Need for more plug-in points so campervans don't park at funny angles, invading your space, to get plugged in. Showers, toilets, dump station etc. very much in need of modernisation. Despite its... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

After an extremely anxious drive up and down a windy road (as first time going to Marahau) ... we were in awe of the beach when it came in view. Park is close to the beach - a bonus! Hot when we stayed – cabin sleep out for 6 with small kitchenette and front porch. No ventilation available, and no... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Just next to the park is a well kept campground across the street from the beach in Marahau. A great restaurant on site. The staff was helpful in arranging activities. We stayed in a cabin with a porch and small kitchenette. Bathrooms close by and clean.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

A beautiful part of the world, so much to do in the Abel Tasman area. A great location across from the beach, the compact camping ground is across the road from the waterfront. Over Christmas they don't like long stays because they like to churn through the campers to support their water taxi business. Facilities could do with some upgrading... More

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Oakville, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

We stayed in a cabin (with a small kitchenette & front porch), and the bathroom facilities were close by. The room was clean and comfortable and the staff members were friendly and helpful, but what we really liked about this place is that it is very well connected to a great restaurant (Hooked on Marahau), a water taxi service and... More

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Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

We recently stayed in one of the cabins. The cabin was well fitted out with crockery and a sink and fridge. Being early February, the camp was relatively full but did not find it too noisy nor the facilities too busy. Whilst slightly more expensive than other similar accommodation at other locations, the extras i.e. fridge, kettle, sink and crockery... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

The location of this small campground is good and convenient for water taxis and walking tracks into Abel Tasman National Park. We camped for two nights between campervans and found it adequate although the kitchen has NO crockery or cooking utensils or any description. Luckily a kind person in the restaurant attached to the park lent us a pot and... More

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100 reviews 100 reviews
56 hotel reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Would not stay again. We were traveling in high season and were not surprised that the camp was crowded; this was to be expected. Even so, we stayed in other camps on our journey and none matched this one for noise levels. We were assigned a tent site in a lawn in front of the on-site backpackers' lodge. The backpackers... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

The only really good thing I can say here is that it wasn't awful, but it was well below the standard we'd encountered in other holiday parks. Plus, the staff were sort of rude to another customer when we were checking in and that sort of made us uncomfortable right from the start. For the price, we'd definitely just stay... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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57 reviews 57 reviews
25 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

We have just got back from having a week at the Marahau Beach Camp. We had our own caravan but we had friends staying in one of the cabins and we started chatting to someone staying in the "Backpackers". The camp had a park-like feel to it with well maintained grounds and small childrens play area which was being well... More

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Address: Waterfront, RD 2, Marahau, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Marahau
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Marahau Beach Camp Nelson-Tasman

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