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14 Harvey Road, Motueka RD2, Marahau, New Zealand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Set in a beautiful location this place is how every hostel / budget accommodation should model their business Warm friendly welcome on arrival, practically brand new rooms with feather duvets which were much appreciated in the winter! Great powerful warm showers TV room with wide range of movies and board games I was their with Big mixed group/tour and everyone... More

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Surbiton, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good modern accommodation blocks laid out in separate cabins - some private, some dorms. Comfy single beds (no bunks!) but we found the dorms a bit sparse - lack of shelving/hooks, only a couple of electric sockets, one small wall-heater and seemingly a complete lack of insulation! It was very cold overnight! The place seems more geared towards the good... More

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Melbourne, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the barn was a stunning experience for me. The surrounding is fantastic, close to the beach and close to the hiking track. The staff was very helpful and awnsered all my questions and wonderings. they have everything you need for a great time in abel tasman, it was a blast!

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Siena, Toscana, Italy
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64 reviews 64 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here with my mom and sister, we opted to stay in the shared tents, but they also offer bunkhouse accommodation and spots to pitch your own tent. Catering to low-budget travelers, it's a no-frills place, with a friendly laid-back atmosphere. The main bunkhouse also has a communal kitchen and bathroom facilities, and is a great place to meet... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this place by accident and totally loved it. Within walking distance to the start of the Able Tasman great walk and the beach. Reasonably priced, great service and family friendly. We almost changed plans so we could return for a second night. Highly recommended.

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Saint Johnsbury, Vermont
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We stayed at The Barn for 3 nights and could easily have stayed longer. It is right next to the entrance to Abel Tasman National Park and the friendly, helpful staff booked kayak and water taxi trips for us. The layout is superb - lots of options from tents to dorms to cabins. We stayed in a sparkling clean new... More

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Arrowtown, New Zealand
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Convenient for the location. Accommodation was ok. We had a little cabin that had a gorgeous view. However it is just a tin cabin with no insulation and can be pretty cold, hence why you get two large blankets. New toilet blocks were great. Nice to have a hot, good pressured shower after a long hike. Didn't find the staff... More

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Average welcome and check in. good enough twin cabin with extra duvet and hot water bottle with clean sheets. Had a fanastic view of the park and sea. Brand new toilets and showers block. The showers were great. I think the barn inside kitchen could do with an upgrade and maybe a few more tables but the fireplace was super... More

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

stayed here for 2 nights and wished we had more time, stayed in a basic double cabin, nothing spectacular apart from the views over the ocean, but the facilities were top notch. a new shower block and a quirky barn (guessing the original accom) with a decent kitchen, bbq are and tv room (there is no reason to use this,... More

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Nelson, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I got in after reception had closed, looked for a staff member for a few minutes, did not find one then figured I would pay in the morning. The next day I woke up and the owner had taken my bicycle as opposed to waking me up and asking for money. I put on a smile and walked towards the... More

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Address: 14 Harvey Road, Motueka RD2, Marahau, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Marahau
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