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So pretty at sunset.

it was off-season, we were the only people around, just us, the dog, and the penguins coming in for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
hoongalleryart
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Motueka, New Zealand
Long drive over mountain road but it was such a reward on arrival!

Golden Bay is stunning! The road from Nelson is also pretty amazing/stunning with numerous hairpin... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mebates00
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

it was off-season, we were the only people around, just us, the dog, and the penguins coming in for the night.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank hoongalleryart
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Golden Bay is stunning! The road from Nelson is also pretty amazing/stunning with numerous hairpin bends rewarded by fabulous scenery! The area has many sandy beaches which were so quiet as its now winter in New Zealand but at 24C we werenโ€™t complaining! The rock...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank mebates00
Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

Excellent swimming beach, other locations around the bay are so flat you have to walk out a kilometre to get into waist high water. But this beach has a good slope of clean grainy sand so you can immerse in the gorgeous clear water quite...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank pamelacay
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Great place to kayak, amazing scenery, would definitely go back and do more kayaking. No cafe in the area though.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mellanie B
Reviewed January 21, 2019

During our week's stay in Pohara, we went to the gorgeous Tata beach several times, for swimming, kayaking,and sunbathing. This beach has everything you could want: long stretches of golden sand, clean and free from debris, a seashore which shelves fairly steeply to allow swimming...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Robin S
Reviewed January 14, 2019

The calm waters of Golden Bay lapping on golden sands, enhanced by warm sun, clear blue skies and the most family friendly beach you could wish for. Kayaks, stand up paddle boards for hire and superb waffles on sale. What's not to like?

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GregoryK1268
Reviewed October 25, 2018

great spot to relax.nice sandy beach but good for water activities also.real family spot and better than having to drive over the windy,gravel road to much heard of popular spot Totoranui??!!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank TravellingBrook
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Beautiful pristine golden-white sandy beach, excellent clear water swimming, boat access, north facing to the ๐ŸŒž, very relaxing to spend a lazy afternoon here having a picnic enjoying the tranquil scenery

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank David M
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Easily the most beautiful beach in Golden Bay, great kayaking company down the end and always stunning views of the Tata islands

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank AlexandraJane96
Reviewed April 8, 2018

We were only passing through but glad we stopped and ,lingered a while at Tata Beach. Lovely sandy beach with lovely blue waters to enjoy, swim, kayak or whatever floats you boat. and there is a boat ramp too! Good carpark, cafes nearby or bring...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Allgoodthyngs
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