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Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I stayed here for two night in June, woke up to absolutely beautiful morning views, with pukekos and all the 4-legged friends around and about. Chris was really helpful with the local things to do and see, and also gave me a great little map and good tips on Golden Bay, my destination from there. Loved my stay here!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

The room we stayed in was pretty nice and had everything we needed. The views from the hillside are great as well. The problem we had was with the receptionist. We arrived right before 5 pm and asked her if there was a place to eat nearby. She directed us to the grocery store a few hundred meters down but... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

Ocean View chalets are an excellent place to stay if visiting Abel Tasman. The chalets, although a little dated, are secluded from one another so you feel as though yours is the only one. The views across Sandy Bay and the surrounding bush give a wonderful feeling of peace and quiet. The chalets are well appointed and large enough for... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

The location of Ocean View Chalets is perfect. Our room was secluded, yet in an ideal location for fabulous ocean and bush views. It is an ideal 'stepping-off' point for tours of Abel Tasman National Park. The room was very comfortable and well appointed. It has 2 good sized bedrooms to sleep 4 in comfort. The manager (Chris) was friendly... More 

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Brisbane
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Set amongst trees with views to the ocean. A short walking distance to everything there is to offer in the area. Cabin was very neat & equipped with most things one would need. Chris at reception is very friendly & helpful with suggestions. Very enjoyable stay.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Chris met us in welcome to these lovely chalets. Dated now, everything in wood but very clean and all you need for a short stay. Chalets are individually set amongst the trees, no midges when we were there in March! Very private and romantic. Gorgeous views over Sandy Bay. The family who own the chalets are hyper green with lots... More 

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Chris P, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets, responded to this review

Dear Linda M, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that you appreciate our environmentally friendly outlook. There are instructions for the stoves in the rooms and for the washing machines in the laundry. Please feel free to email me directly for further... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

We stayed here for four nights and we could have happily stayed longer. The staff are very attentive and nothing is too much trouble. There are laundry facilities for which you pay a very small fee. The breakfast is continental style but eggs however you like them are included. They are self catering so make sure you get supplies before... More 

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Chris P, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets, responded to this review

Dear janeburrage28, Thank you very much for your kind review. It is always a pleasure to hear that someone enjoyed their stay. We wish you all the best. Kind regards, Chris, Robert and the team at the Ocean View Chalets More 

Worcester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

This was just an amazing place to spend Christmas - stunning views - secluded - exceptionally well equipped self catering accommodation - including a dish washer and a washing machine. We were in the Premium one bed chalet which was very spacious and secluded with two private balconies and sea views from the bed. The living space is fully equipped... More 

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Chris P, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets, responded to this review

Dear Karen-Michael-UK, Thank you so much for your fantastic review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us over Christmas, and I agree completely - the views from the Premium One Bedroom Chalet are stunning. Kind regards and all the best, Chris, Robert and the team at the Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets More 

San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

The worms are a good thing! They are part of the hosts' dedication to an environment-friendly approach to inn-keeping. Organic waste is saved to feed the worms, which turn the materials into a high quality compost. As for the views, you could sit in the living room of your chalet, or on the patio, and do nothing but drink in... More 

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Chris P, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets, responded to this review

Dear LandCruisers, Wow - what a fantastic review. I am so happy you enjoyed your time with us. Its always great to hear. We wish you all the best, Robert, Chris and the team at the Ocean View Chalets More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

Outstanding in all respects location value efficiency and friendliness of staff(Chris) breakfast environmentally aware cleanliness balance between sympathy with nature(exterior) and fine quality of internal fittings. Would recommend to anyone

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Chris P, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets, responded to this review

Dear Brian B, Thank you so much for your fantastic review. It was lovely having you stay and hopefully we will get to see you back here some day. Kind regards, Chris, Robert and the team at the Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets More 

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in native bush, with spectacular ocean views, our private self contained chalets offer the perfect getaway. Start the day with a scrumptious buffet breakfast and a smile. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets

Address: 305 Sandy Bay Marahau Road, Marahau 7197, New Zealand
Location: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Marahau
Price Range: $86 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Ocean View Chalets Hotel Abel Tasman National Park
Ocean View Chalets South Island
Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets Marahau, Nelson-Tasman
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