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Buena Vista Marahau Apartments

71 Marahau Valley Road, Abel Tasman National Park RD2, New Zealand
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“great location”(4 reviews)
“national park”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

We stayed here in the Salsa apartment for 4 days in March while we walked the Abel Tasman Trail. The chalet is in a beautiful quiet valley about a mile from Marahau. It is surrounded by trees with many birds including fantails active. The bed...More

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Response from buenavista2015, Owner at Buena Vista Marahau ApartmentsResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for a wonderful review. We are very lucky to live in such a beautiful part of NZ, to be able to give our guests an extraordinary experience. Happy travels.

Reviewed March 1, 2018

We stayed at Buena Vista Apartments on a recent tour of NZ. We were looking for somewhere convenient to kayak into Abel Tasman Park from the top end, and this location fits the bill exactly. You can hire kayaks, boat trips, etc 5 mins from...More

Thank Paul R
Response from buenavista2015, Manager at Buena Vista Marahau ApartmentsResponded March 2, 2018

Thanks Paul and family for your more than lovely review. It was nice to have you staying with us. We cater for many different tourist each summer, and some just stand out with being nicer and happier than everyone else. You have been a highlight...More

Reviewed February 11, 2018

We only stayed for one night but was lovely and comfy and very close to the beach. The owners were wonderful and went out of their way to return a belonging we left behind - thank you so much Christa!

Thank Naomi R
Response from buenavista2015, Owner at Buena Vista Marahau ApartmentsResponded February 13, 2018

Thanks for your lovely review. We are very happy to help our guests as much as we can. So they can have a fantastic Marahau experience. Happy travels.

Reviewed December 23, 2017

The well appointed apartments were a great place to look out over the bay and recover from a days walking or kayaking. The hosts were only too happy to make the stay as enjoyable as possible. The gardens invited the birds and the quiet of...More

Thank Michael H
Response from buenavista2015, Owner at Buena Vista Marahau ApartmentsResponded December 25, 2017

Thanks for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to host you guys. We are very lucky to be living in such a great place like Marahau all year round.

Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place to stay! Spent some time here over the summer holidays and it was gorgeous. The hosts were lovely and very accomadarung. The views from their property over marahau/able tasman are unbeatable! Would highly recommend :)

Thank Janelle S
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Refrigerator in room
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Ask for the suites with a view. Only 1 of the 3 suites is large enough for kids."
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"Salsa is for a family and Tango for a couple on honeymoon"
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"Depends if you prefer bush or view!"
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"We would recommend Tango for the view...but didn't see the other units."
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