Takaka Accommodations

Accommodations in Takaka

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The SpaceThe hostess, a descendant of the original house/land occupants, has lovingly restored this villa and surrounds to provide a unique country homestead experience. This room is available by itself to accommodate 2, or in conjunction with king-size room (see Ashley Villa Upstairs B&B), to suit a party of 4. Guest AccessGuests have access via main front door to 1 bedroom plus bathroom and small lounge area. Small fridge, kettle and toaster, plus crockery/cutlery/glassware, are provided in lounge area, along with tea, coffee, milk and sugar. Continental breakfast provided downstairs in farmhouse kitchen (cereal, fruit & yoghurt, toast & spreads) Interaction with GuestsThe hostess occupies the downstairs area of the house, so is available to offer local knowledge and assist with any other queries. The NeighborhoodThis room is part of a character villa set amongst farmland in beautiful Golden Bay, which itself offers 2 national parks and several stunning beaches. The area also offers numerous art and craft outlets, many delightful cafes/restaurants (including the world famous Mussel Inn), exhilarating mountain bike trails and a colourful main street where all basic necessities can be purchased. Getting AroundThere is no public transport in Golden Bay, although a daily bus service runs between there and Nelson. Guests are best to have their own transport, although there are a couple of mountain bikes available for hire at Ashley Villa Other Things to NoteAshley Villa is set in a large cottage garden area through which a small creek meanders. A fire pit is situated beside the creek for balmy evenings. Guests are requested to treat property with respect and maintain acceptable noise levels.
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Excellent
4 reviews
4br Home/Apartment
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Interaction with GuestsWe rent the house when we are on extended holidays so will not be present during your stay. Getting AroundYou can walk to numerous cafes and restaurants and the supermarket
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3br Home/Apartment
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The SpaceThe location is fantastic for any activity in the bay. We spend as much time in the bay as we can to enjoy the unique wildlife and scenery - heaven! Guest AccessEverything the house has to offer. Interaction with GuestsWe live in Nelson The NeighborhoodWe love being so close to everything that Golden Bay has to offer. Its fantastic to wake to the sound of the birdlife and wander down to feed the eels at the bridge on Rose Road. Getting AroundThere is no public transport in Takaka apart from the bus to Nelson.
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The SpaceOur space has a laid back feel. Make yourself at home and enjoy the house and your room. We have tea and coffee making facilities in your room but feel free to use the kitchen for any cooking requirements. You are welcome to sit and relax around the propety. If there are more than two of you It will cost $30 per extra person and we can accomadate up to 5 people at a time. There is a queen, and a single room that can be used and also a cot and highchair are avaliable. Guest AccessYou have access to our kitchen and outside living area as will as your two bedrooms and bathroom. Interaction with GuestsWe interact with you as much or as little as you want. You can join us if it works out for dinner or close the doors and have your own space. We love to hear about your travels and what your part of the world is like. If you need any advice on adventures you want to plan then make sure you ask as we know this part of the country pretty well. The NeighborhoodThe area has a rural feel and access to walks and bike rides are right out your door. It's a 10 min drive to the nearest beach at rotitai and the famous paynes ford swimming and climbing area is 5 mins walk away. Start of the able Tasman walk is a 20min drive and start of the heaphy is 50 mins. The local cafés and restaurants are only 5 mins away in the Takaka township. Takaka is a unique little village with a mixture of farming and alternative communities. You will find nice boutique shops and there is a good size supermarket. There are lovely resturants and take-away places as well. You will find the menus to these in your room folder. Getting Aroundyou need your own car here or a bike! Other Things to NoteThere is a hairdryer in the bathroom
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4br house
    Take time out and relax at our delightful, peaceful and private, fully furnished 3 bedroom+ house with valley views and hills beyond. Located in beautiful Takaka, Golden Bay - 1 hour 45 minutes from Nelson in the top of the South Island in New Zealand. French doors open onto extensive verandahs and the large deck provides the perfect place to read and relax. A BBQ, outside tables, chairs & hammock provide outdoor ambiance. Listen to the Tuis and Wood-Pigeons in the large private garden which has many areas for kids to play hide and seek and run around. French doors also open from the main bedroom, with queen bed, to the wrap around verandah providing expansive views of the valley, hills and garden. The second bedroom contains a queen bed and the other has one single mattress and a queen bed - all with garden views. A fully fitted kitchen has an electric stove and gas top, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. The open plan dining room and living room has a wood burner fire to keep warm in winter - firewood is provided. A gorgeous handcrafted Housetruck with double bed, water and power is available - a romantic getaway. Above the garage is an upstairs games room with 2 single beds and seating area - along with a table-tennis table, dart board and stereo with IPOD input. It's an 8 minute walk down to the river swimming hole, away from the hustle and bustle of summer tourists. Sometimes over summer the river stops flowing as the Dam is closed off to save water - so there will be no water for swimming - but most days after 4.30pm the water is released again. The beach is only a quiet 20 minute drive away. Books, magazines, board games, tennis rackets are all available to use. Only 15min ride from the bottom of the Rameka Mountain Bike Track and 20min ride to Kill Devil Mountain Bike Track. It is a relaxing 12 minute drive into Takaka township. This is a spacious home, a haven from busy life (no television) on a sheltered, sprayfree, private 4 acres. The home is well-equipped and warm with a unique twist of different spaces for a variety of family and friends. Handcrafted housetruck included. The tipi shown in the picture may or may not be up, if it is not available a shade cloth will be up for sun protection. One moutain-bike is available for use. Organic vegetable gardens may have salad greens available to use. The Tasman area is known for: * Te Waikoropupu Springs (or Pupu Springs), which holds the world record for fresh water clarity. * Cycling centre of NZ * The Heaphy Track is the place to be for winter mountain biking * Three spectacular national parks for hiking * A paradise for kayaking and rock climbing * Loads of events all year round * 25 wineries producing award-winning wines * One of world's best fly fishing destinations * Top ten white water destinations in the world * Ski or snowboard at Rainbow Ski Area * Creative arts
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    The SpacePrivate room in our farm home. Guest AccessFull use of the kitchen and bathroom. Interaction with GuestsAvailable if you would like some suggestions of places to see. The NeighborhoodQuiet rural setting, surrounded by farmlands and hills. Getting AroundPlenty of parking space. Other Things to NoteWe often have fresh eggs, fruit and vegetables grown in our garden which can be purchased at a low rate. Organic, fresh and delicious.
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    2br Home/Apartment
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    The Space- Spacious (85 square metres), light and roomy with old world charm. - A piece of history - a solid substantial building. - Centrally located, ideal for foraying out to the dozens of sights and attractions. Golden Bay is a mecca for tourists, travellers and holiday makers and justly famed for its varied attractions including: Art hub, magnificent beaches, good fishing, stunning scenery plus world class walks and tramps - to name a few. Attracted by the beauty of the district many artists, both foreign and domestic, have chosen to make it their home. It is also the 'Green' capital of the country with, per capita, more people voting 'Green' than anywhere else in NZ. Golden Bay has the good fortune to be blessed with some of the highest sun-shine hours in the country. The accommodation offered is one of two flats/apartments on the top floor of the two-storey Art Bank. Formerly the BNZ building, acquired in 2013, it has recently undergone extensive renovation. This beautiful building, for many of the locals their favourite in a town that has retained most of its lovely old buildings, also happens to be the tallest structure in Takaka. It opened in January 25th. 1915 so has recently celebrated its centenary with one very big party! Constructed of reinforced concrete on a concrete base it has external walls of over a foot thick which provides excellent sound-proof qualities. Therefore, though it is right in the middle of town and wonderfully handy to everything, one can rest assured of being able to have a good nights sleep. Looking forward to welcoming you. Guest AccessThe apartment is yours entirely. Access to the main street is by a side path. There is a hideaway quiet, sunny nook on the downstairs veranda (attached to the Art Bank) which you're at liberty to use - smoking permitted. Laundry downstairs, free of charge, powder provided, clothesline only. Extra toilet and shower also available downstairs. Interaction with GuestsI live in the house next door, if you need anything or have any questions just come through the gap in the fence to the yellow house to find me. Otherwise, guest privacy is fully respected. The NeighborhoodCentral location in middle of hippy/hipster/farmer/fisher town. Public park and memorial garden next door with children's playground and skateboard park behind. Village Market on every Saturday (in Summer) 50 meters from your door. Stroll to cafes, restaurants, pub and cinema. A five minute amble to the beautiful Takaka river. Getting AroundNo public transport in Golden Bay. Shuttle bus daily Nelson/Takaka return. Bicycles available - no charge. Many people hitch hike to get around - there are designated HH stands. Other Things to NoteThirty stairs to reach apartment with U-turn landing half way up. Loft bed in second bedroom not suitable for children under ten years - platform and ladder 2.3 metres high. Building has been deemed a potential earthquake risk. Top quality tap water from private bore.
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    The SpaceA spacious sunny room, part of a quaint country cottage, with a comfortable double bed to retreat to after exploring Golden Bay's beauty. The room is private with it's own entrance and accesses a lovely garden where you can relax and have your breakfast while listening to sounds of a variety of birds around. The cottage as well as the room is cosy. Furnished and decorated with beautiful ethnic artefacts from the many cultures your host has visited to create an atmosphere of warmth and style. Only 5 min. from Takaka township and less than 15 min. from the beaches. Fresh clean bedding, towels, heater, wireless Wifi, washing machine and bikes available. Local jam, honey, toaster, electric kettle, tea and coffee making facilities are provided in the room. A gas cooker is available in the garden camping style 'kitchen' to make a simple dinner if needed. Off street parking available. I can provide an extra mattress if needed for a third person or on request a portacot. Guest AccessThe bathroom, shower and bath, is shared with the host (one person) and privately accessible from your room. The toilet is separate and has outside access. The garden just outside the guests room is lovely to relax in and enjoy. Plenty of lemons from the big lemon tree in the back garden and black boy peaches and feijoas in season. Pick a few leaves from the veggie garden in summer for your dinner. Feel at home in your independent own room and garden. Interaction with GuestsYour host is open for interaction as much or as little as you would like. I can help you plan your stay and advise you on great walks, tramping, the plentiful beaches, local restaurants, cafes, entertainment or which masseuses to help you relax even more or when the next yoga class will be. I have all the local knowledge you need. The NeighborhoodThe house is in a quiet rural and friendly neighbourhood made up by just a few houses. There are beautiful views of the Kahurangi National Park in the background. In walking distance from your room you can go swimming in a beautiful swimming hole in the Anatoki River. Close by you can go fishing in the Anatoki Salmon Farm and feed the famous Anatoki eels at the Wild Earth Nature Park. Takaka township is 5 min from your my cottage with shops, banks and local art. Getting AroundHaving your own vehicle to get around Golden Bay is recommended as there is not much public transport in the Bay. I am happy to give a lift to town or back when possible and with some prior arrangement can pick you up or drop you off at the Golden Bay airport. Town has a car hire service available. I can offer, on request and at an additional cost, guided tours with my car around Golden Bay. I have two bikes available for guests to use. Public transport (bus) is available to and from Nelson and from Takaka to Abel Tasman and Kahurangi National Park.
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    1br Bed & Breakfast
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    The SpaceWe have double and share twin rooms in a 110 year old villa. Bedrooms are of a generous nature. We provide a great cooked break fast and if you wish for a small cost can join us for dinner. Please use our kitchen as you wish. BBQ provided.We also have a spa pool for your pleasure. We are within walking distance of cafe's and pubs of Takaka. We are central to most of have Golden Bay attractions. We are close to public transport. What is unique about us is were are friendly, easy going and we will do the best we can to make you stay a fantastic experience. Mike and I have both been brought up in Golden Bay so we have great local knowledge. The whole house can also be rented on selected dates, contact us for information. Guest AccessShared Kitchen Bathroom Spa Parking Interaction with GuestsAs much or as little as you like. We are quite happy to help you out with any information needed about travel in the area.
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    2br Home/Apartment
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    The Space- Spacious (120 square metres), light and roomy with four metre high ceilings. - Heritage Listed, opened 1915. - North-facing, large covered balcony with pleasant open outlook over memorial park. -Children's play ground on Council property behind, also skateboard park. - Comfortably accommodates four adults. - All the benefits of a central location. - Situated in the middle of town with eleven art and craft galleries in main street and plenty of good cafes and restaurants to choose from. - Excellent central location for foraying out to walks, tramps, beaches and other beautiful destinations for which Golden Bay is justly famed. Guest AccessSide pathway takes to you out on to the main street. Quiet, enclosed, hide-away nook on ground floor veranda (attached to Art Bank) with comfy sofa - a great escape, you'll never be found! Interaction with GuestsThe apartment is entirely yours. I reside in the property next door so am available for any questions or help, just come through the gap in the fence to the yellow house to find me. Otherwise, your privacy is fully respected. The NeighborhoodThe tallest building in town - and the biggest (apart from the supermarket.) Art Bank - a community collective of local artists is on the ground floor. Balcony overlooks council garden memorial park. Children's play ground area at rear of adjoining property. Stroll to the cafes, restaurants, pub and movie theatre. A five minute walk to the beautiful Takaka river. Excellent central location. Getting AroundThere is no public transport in Takaka, Golden Bay. A bus service operates a daily service Takaka/Nelson -Nelson/Takaka. There are bicycles available for the use of guests, free of charge. Other Things to NoteThirty stairs to reach apartment with U-turn landing half way up. Tea, coffee, milk, breakfast cereal, butter and various condiments plus other basics supplied for your arrival. Excellent top quality water on tap - from private bore. Apartment not serviced - unless required/requested for long term stays. Bicycles available for your use - no charge. Building has been classified potential earthquake risk. Laundry downstairs, powder provided, no dryer - clothesline only.
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    Good
    4 reviews
    2br Home/Apartment
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    Centrally located this funky house has big decks and spacious grounds. An open plan interior has 3 double beds and 1 single. Tv, netflix and broadband are included. This home is 2km to town and 10mins to Pohara. Enjoy!
    Chalet
    Excellent
    24 reviews
    1br Chalet
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    The SpaceTranquil, private bush setting with views out to the Kahurangi National Park - an ideal place to unwind and relax. We offer a Queen Bed in the chalet with tea and toast making facilities. It has a outdoor area and you can use a BBQ. Bathroom and composting toilet are shared with your hosts in their artistic earth home. This is situated 50 meters from the Chalet. Come and share our organic lifestyle property with chickens, gardens, bush settings and our stunning cob earth home. Having lived in Golden Bay for 10 years we would love to share with you our knowledge of various walks and tramping options or simply amazing places to visit! More choices of delicious continental or cooked vegetarian breakfasts are available at an extra cost Guest AccessThere is tea & toast making facilities in the chalet. The bathroom & composting toilet are shared with your hosts in their artistic earth built home, situated 50 meters from the chalet. Guests are welcome to use the lounge & washing machine. Interaction with GuestsWe are living on site & are available for when guests have any questions about things to see & do in Golden Bay. The NeighborhoodGolden Bay is an area of profound beauty. We are 10 minutes away from various beautiful beaches & walks. The world famous Te Waikoropupu Springs are just 5 minutes drive away. We live in a very peaceful & private corner of Golden Bay. We recommend allowing two to three days to explore Golden Bay. Getting AroundParking on site near the chalet. Great to have your own vehicle as there is limited public transport. Other Things to NoteCell phone coverage is patchy in Golden Bay. We have Wi-fi at the main house. We are vegetarian & live an eco-friendly lifestyle.
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    Poor
    9 reviews
    5br hotel
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    Situated in Takaka, this hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Rawhiti Cave, Te Waikoropupu Springs, and Wainui Falls. Tata Beach is 9.2 mi (14.8 km) away.
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    4br Home/Apartment
      Take time out and relax at our delightful, peaceful and private, fully furnished 3 bedroom+ house with valley views and hills beyond. Located in beautiful Takaka, Golden Bay - 1 hour 45 minutes from Nelson in the top of the South Island in New Zealand. French doors open onto extensive verandahs and the large deck provides the perfect place to read and relax. A BBQ, outside tables, chairs & hammock provide outdoor ambiance. Listen to the Tuis and Wood-Pigeons in the large private garden which has many areas for kids to play hide and seek and run around. French doors also open from the main bedroom, with queen bed, to the wrap around verandah providing expansive views of the valley, hills and garden. The second bedroom contains a queen bed and the other has one single mattress and a queen bed - all with garden views. A fully fitted kitchen has an electric stove and gas top, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. The open plan dining room and living room has a wood burner fire to keep warm in winter - firewood is provided. A gorgeous handcrafted Housetruck with double bed, water and power is available - a romantic getaway. Above the garage is an upstairs games room with 2 single beds and seating area - along with a table-tennis table, dart board and stereo with IPOD input. It's an 8 minute walk down to the river swimming hole, away from the hustle and bustle of summer tourists. Sometimes over summer the river stops flowing as the Dam is closed off to save water - so there will be no water for swimming - but most days after 4.30pm the water is released again. The beach is only a quiet 20 minute drive away. Books, magazines, board games, tennis rackets are all available to use. Only 15min ride from the bottom of the Rameka Mountain Bike Track and 20min ride to Kill Devil Mountain Bike Track. It is a relaxing 12 minute drive into Takaka township. This is a spacious home, a haven from busy life (no television) on a sheltered, sprayfree, private 4 acres. The home is well-equipped and warm with a unique twist of different spaces for a variety of family and friends. Handcrafted housetruck included. The tipi shown in the picture may or may not be up, if it is not available a shade cloth will be up for sun protection. One moutain-bike is available for use. Organic vegetable gardens may have salad greens available to use.
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      4br Home/Apartment
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      Te Kakau is a three bed roomed house just five minutes walk from the Takaka Village. You have access to a large completely private back garden with Te Kakau Stream running through it. This really is your home away from home. Feed the vibrant birdlife or the local eels from the bridge - This is a small, springfed stream, which flows just to the west of Takaka’s Commercial Street and into the Takaka River. It was a small Maori eel fishery area and was an outdoor playground for local children to boat, fish and swim in. The water supply to the house is from a bore and so you will be drinking some of the most pristine water for which Golden Bay is famed, just out of Takaka are the famed Te Waikoropupu Springs which are well known for their crystal clear pools unseen anywhere else in the world. You are also within stones throw to some of the best beaches in the country, golden sands and wild life abound. There is something for everyone in the Golden Bay no matter what your interest.
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      1br Home/Apartment
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      The SpaceAngels Landing is just how it sounds. Youll enjoy the peace here and a good nights sleep while in a central location to all that Golden Bay is famous for. 2 minutes to the bustle of Takaka "city". Be prepared for enlightening starry evenings with no unnatural light nearby. The view from your deck coupled with the deep natural presence is worth coming for on its own. Labyrinth rocks maze is meters away and a must do. Guest AccessYou have your own beautiful private space (incl garden) with table and chairs, comfortable beds, storage, ensuite, fridge freezer, off st parking, on a private lane with almost zero noise. Private entry and exit, own deck. Laundry and 2 burner stove and kitchenware can easily be arranged for longer stays also. Interaction with GuestsHappy to interact or leave you in total privacy. The NeighborhoodVery quiet, close to town but feels like another world! You may not want to leave it is like a coccon of relaxation here. The room atmosphere and your backyard always brings smiles and comfortable relief. Youll be 2 minutes drive from the cafe and art splattered culture of Golden Bay. Astounding natural reserve borders your apartment with many other famous scenic areas only minutes away. Getting AroundYour host can arrange carriage to and from Golden Bay destinations if you have no vehicle, airport pick ups and drop offs are also available if arranged prior (all costs arranged on an individual basis). Other Things to NoteYou will be near all of the beautiful and world renowned nature of Golden Bay, including Abel Tasman and Kahurangi Natioanl Parks, Wharariki Beach and Farewell Spit, the myriad of golden pristine beaches throughout the area plus much more. Mountain biking, swimming, astounding hikes and some very precious spots I can share also.
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      Excellent
      3 reviews
      3br Home/Apartment
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      The SpaceAirbnb@43 is a Classic Kiwi villa built at the turn of the century so it's not perfect but it has heaps of character, enjoy the large rooms and high ceilings as well as it's proximity to Takaka township. Guest AccessThe whole house and garden is accessible for all guests. Interaction with GuestsI can help with most requests, I can offer Kayak hire, bike hire, climbing equipment hire, and can arrange guided trips in Kayaks, on Bikes, or Rock Climbing. Vehicle relocations for Heaphy Track etc also available on request. The NeighborhoodWe are in Takaka township and a 2 minute walk from local shops and cafe's, there is everything you need without having to get in a vehicle! Check out the Village Theatre, our local cinema for nightly shows, the Wholemeal Cafe, Satutrday Market and the Dangerous Kitchen, as well as amazing local artists galleries and shops. The Roots Bar for beer and music as well as a great social hub. Getting AroundWe are a 5 minute walk from Takaka isite centre and Bus terminal.
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      2br Home/Apartment
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      The SpaceThe cottage is approx 50 square m with one double bedroom with ensuite bathroom and separate dining lounge area. one person can sleep in the lounge on a spare single mattress, or the wide flat sofa. The toilet is in it's own out-building just outside the bedroom door. The Bush Cabin is up a 20 m path from the cottage, secluded amongst trees, with a lovely view. It has a large double room with toaster, kettle, sink bench, and it's own deck. Guest AccessThe cottage is quite close to our home, which faces away from the cottage, so there is reasonable privacy for guests. The cottage has it's own parking space adjacent to the double bedroom. Interaction with GuestsBreakfast foods available on request. The NeighborhoodOur home is on the edge of an intentional community called the Rainbow Valley Community, where the residents live a co-operative, sustainable lifestyle. We have an abundant organic vege garden, fruit trees and some milking goats. Visitors are welcome to have a look around, look at the cows, goats, horses and pigs and walk along the roads and tracks thru the farm to the river. Please be considerate of homeowners privacy. 3km down the road you may visit the Anatoki Salmon Farm and Farm Park. Getting AroundWe are only 15 mins drive to Takaka, and a further 10 mins to the popular beaches near Takaka. There are numerous wonderful natural landscapes to explore in Golden Bay as well as the many cafes and galleries to visit! Other Things to NoteAs we are on an elevated site about 300 m from the river, where there are not so many sandflies near the cottage, but make sure you bring some repellent for when you are walking in the forest or near the river!
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      My place is close to Abel Tasman National Park. Tramping, Kyaking. Excellent Climbing at Paynes Ford. Mountain Biking and Road Cycling. High concentration of local Artists and crafts.. You’ll love my place because of It's location and it's atmosphere. My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travellers, and families (with kids).
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      The SpaceREVIEWS The Yurt and House Truck provided a unique, peaceful and tranquil setting. The accommodation is extremely well maintained and beautifully presented, and our family loved our stay. We would highly recommend this as a relaxing destination. Te Paamu Retreat is a place like no other. What a gorgeous, relaxing, magical world to enter into for a few precious days. Thanks so much Amiti and Richard for having us stay. Yurt is beautifully crafted and housetruck charming and full of character. Fabulous hosts. We will certainty be back. We loved staying at the Yurt. It's a very special place and you can feel the love and care that has gone into putting it together. The location is beautiful and very rustic. Perfect to get away from everything A wonderful, wonderful retreat! Our sons (9 and 7) thought they had gone on holiday in a 'Famous 5' book, what with rope swings, waterholes, orchards and their very own house bus! The facilities were great, the yurt was very glam, and the house bus just adorable ... and what a pleasure to have no TV! Easy drive onto Takaka for supplies ... could happily have stayed for much, much longer. Check in time: 4pm Check out time: 11am PRICING: Low.............Mid..............Peak $120...........$150.............$170 Peak season: 19th December - 15th January Minimum stay 4 nights. Mid season: 1st December - 18th December + 16th January - 30th April Minimum stay 3 nights. Low season: 1st May - 30th November Minimum stay 2 nights. All pricing is for up to 5 guests per night stay. Please note, shorter stays may be possible if we have back to back bookings - please enquire. Experience this unique stylish accommodation set in nature. Beautiful, ever changing views of the valley and mountains beyond. A short nature walk to the swimming hole in the Takaka river. The 15 acre organic surrounds have various friendly animals, a short (700m) downhill mountain bike track, swings and swimming hole. In season help yourself to fruit from the orchards, and fresh greens from the wee garden. Takaka town is a short and scenic 12 minute drive, with the array of beaches just beyond. Minimum stay 4 nights during peak season(shorter stays may be possible if we have back to back bookings - please enquire.) Come and relax in our peaceful and private paradise. Sit in the garden on the 'Flintstone' deck with mountain and valley views, listening to tui and bellbirds or walk the stunning forest loop track to the river... Guest AccessThe yurt and housetruck are set in there own private garden. There is outdoor furniture and plenty of space to relax and enjoy the views. The accommodation has its own vehicle access and parking. There is a short 5 minute walk to the river swimming hole. Interaction with GuestsI try to meet my guests when they arrive, to introduce myself and show them around. Also to explain how things work and where to find what they might need. Then if you need to contact me for anything during your stay I leave my phone number so that you can have your privacy. The NeighborhoodGolden Bay is one of the safest and friendly places in the world, and it is surrounded by outstanding nature. There is many enjoyable things to do here, some of which are nature walks, rock climbing, mountain biking, swimming, fishing, kayaking, horse-riding, yoga, golfing and tennis. There are many artists living in the area, so lots of galleries to see. Also some great cafes and lovely interesting shops. Getting AroundYou can fly into Nelson and drive over the Takaka Hill which takes about 1.45mins from the Nelson Airport, Takaka has it's own airport too that you can fly in and out of from Wellington City only. It is handy to have a car in Golden Bay - we can help you with organising a rental if required. There are also buses that come over from Nelson. Other Things to NoteSpecial conditions: Toilet is a composting toilet (no maintenance or management needed!). May not suit elderly, very young or disabled persons as some stairs in the truck, undulating deck surface, and outside bathroom. Owners have an old friendly collie dog who may come to say hello!
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      3br Home/Apartment
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      The SpaceThe closest you will get to nature and Middle Earth! The eco-friendly cottage is fully solar-powered (electricity and hot water), backed up by a small generator and a wetback. Facilities include a wood range, gas heater, gas cooker and gas fridge. Guest Access15 min. to Takaka and beaches, private gravel access (suitable for 2-wheel-drive, not for very low-riding vehicles). There are three tracks on the property (one uphill, one to the water intake, one down and along the creek. The forest is SAFE - there are no dangerous animals! Interaction with GuestsThe caretaker lives between the cottage and Takaka. Any questions while you are at the cottage - contact the caretaker! The NeighborhoodThe perfect base to explore Golden Bay, including Pupu Springs, West Coast beaches, Farewell Spit and famous walks, such as the Abel Tasman National Park and Heaphy Track. Or just enjoy the enchanted birdlife and spectacular views and simply RELAX!
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      1br Bed & Breakfast
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      Sandy and Mike Mckay welcome you to Pukeko Retreat B&B in sunny Golden Bay. The family owned B&B is set in a comfortable and homely refurbished 1910 villa in Takaka township with rural outlook. We are an easy walk to shops, cafes and restaurants and 5-10 mins drive to the nearest beach. Born locally Mike and Sandy are highly knowledgeable about the area and its attractions. We also have a hot tub which you are most welcome to use :). The king bed can be split into singles if you choose.
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      My place is close to Abel Tasman National Park. Tramping, Kyaking. Excellent Climbing at Paynes Ford. Mountain Biking and Road Cycling. High concentration of local Artists and crafts.. You’ll love my place because of It's location and it's atmosphere. My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travellers, and families (with kids).
      Other
      Excellent
      4 reviews
      4br Other
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      The SpacePerfect for respecting holidaying families/groups wanting a central location that feels like an oasis with so much to offer you may not want to leave. Garage is available if required just ask. You can even entertain yourselves in the massive Labyrinth Rocks nature park on the boundary. Children can play on the full size trampoline plus we have a mini adventure play area. Free use of safety equipment and instruction provided. For guests theres endless peace, birdsong, windchimes and babbling water. Drive 2 minutes to the full bustle of Takaka to indulge in all the action, shopping, markets and food delights available. Master room with full ensuite including bath. Other rooms adjustable based with singles and queen. One bedroom is small. There can be mattresses available for extra guests if requested. Various toys, games available including dolls, duplo blocks, air hockey, table football, electronic keyboard, kids library, bicycles, skates, Android smart televisions, plus some surprise bonuses possibly including local discounts depending on your interests. There is a guest apartment on the property that is completely private relative to this house. If there were 2 separate groups staying it would be unlikely they would ever see each other. Guest AccessThe full 4 bedroom house is available. The stunning garden with sculpted walkways and gardens and off street parking. There is another separate semi self contained space possibly available by request with separate bathroom, dining and elevated deck area overlooking gorgeous private gardens. This could be perfect for grandparents, teenagers or another set of parents. Interaction with GuestsYes I am available on call to assist including guidance on golden bay walks. Though I will leave you to yourself unless called. Other Things to NoteOur mini adventure playground is so much fun, I'll be happy to arrange safety equipment and instruction for free! We are on filtered rain water so please conserve while also making yourselves comfortable ☺
      Bed & Breakfast
      2br Bed & Breakfast
      • Wifi
      Golden Caves is established on a private 31 acre lifestyle block in Takaka Valley less than ten minutes from the rural township of Takaka, the main centre for Golden Bay and a great place to be if you want to visit places like Abel Tasman National Park. Imagine a region with endless variety, where golden beaches, alpine valleys and fishing rivers. Golden Caves is surrounded by mature native trees. You will be accompanied by the sound of native birds like the frisky Piwakawaka, the shiny Tui or the sparkling quail. We love to have the opportunity to welcome you to our 'slice of paradise'. Golden Caves Bed and Breakfast is new to the region and we realise that we have to go the extra mile to honor your booking. Contact us for more specific information. We take pride in going that extra mile to make your stay memorable and are looking forward to welcome you and make you "Feel Home Away From Home!" We are positive that the Golden Bay will be a highlight of your journey. The room is equipped for 2 adults
      Hotel
      3.5-star Hotel
      Situated in Takaka, this apartment is within 9 mi (15 km) of Te Waikoropupu Springs, Rawhiti Cave, and Wainui Falls. Tata Beach is 9 mi (14.4 km) away.
      hotel
      hotel
      • Breakfast
      • Gym
      • Parking
      • Pets Allowed
      • Swimming Pool
      • Wifi
      Golden Bay Motel is a great choice for a stay in Takaka. Guests will have free perks like WiFi and self parking. Apartments feature kitchens, furnished balconies or patios, and flat-screen TVs.
      hotel
      hotel
      • Breakfast
      • Gym
      • Parking
      • Pets Allowed
      • Swimming Pool
      • Wifi
      Golden Bay Motel is a great choice for a stay in Takaka. Guests will have free perks like WiFi and self parking. Apartments feature kitchens, furnished balconies or patios, and flat-screen TVs.
      Motel
      2br Motel
      • Wifi
      • Breakfast
      • Parking
      • Swimming Pool
      Rose Cottage Motel is a 4 minute drive from Takaka township with its great selection of cafes, shops and art galleries. We are also close to some wonderful swimming holes, walks and beaches. All units have a private balcony with seating and use of the indoor pool during the Summer season. Mature Totara trees surround the property and extensive gardens provide ample places to relax with a good book. Rose Cottage is ideal for couples, solo adventurers, and families (with kids).
      Home/Apartment
      Excellent
      32 reviews
      3br Home/Apartment
        Come and stay at East Takaka Road, situated five minutes from the Takaka township, ten minutes to closest beach in a tranquil setting. The house sits on a hill overlooking farm land, surrounded by well kept gardens, looking out to the mountains of the Kahurangi National Park. A very comfortable home with everything visitors could need, plenty of space, well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds. BBQ in the evening and watch the sunset over the mountains. A great location to enjoy close proximity to all the Golden Bay has to offer and come back to the peace and quiet of rural living. Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;
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        Home/Apartment
          Minimum stay 4 nights (shorter stays may be possible if we have back to back bookings - please enquire.) Come and relax in our peaceful and private paradise. Sit in the garden on the 'Flintstone' deck with mountain and valley views, listening to tui and bellbirds or walk the stunning forest loop track to the river... A beautiful hand-crafted 7m diameter yurt and a restored vintage housetruck are both stylish and comfortable Both accommodations are unique in their appeal, funky, handmade and memorable, linked together with a rustic slabbed wooden deck and small detached bathroom. The 15 acre organic surrounds have various friendly animals, a short (700m) downhill mountain bike track, swings and swimming hole. In season help yourself to fruit from the orchards, and fresh greens from the wee garden. Takaka town is a short and scenic 12 minute drive, with the array of beaches just beyond Special conditions: Smoking in outside areas only. Toilet is a composting toilet (no maintenance or management needed!). May not suit elderly, very young or disabled persons as some stairs in the truck, undulating deck surface, and outside bathroom. Owners have an old friendly collie dog who may come to say hello! Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;
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          2br Home/Apartment
            Solabode is a 2 bedroom 2 bathroom Takaka holiday home in Golden Bay. This modern holiday home is bright and comfortable, with fantastic indoor/outdoor living and a great position to explore Golden Bay from! This Takaka holiday home includes open plan living that flows onto a fully fenced, private backyard... Enjoy the sunshine and mountain views from your favourite vantage point, with the outdoor fireplace and BBQ on hand for easy holiday dining! There are 2 bedrooms at this Golden Bay accommodation. Bedroom 1 includes an ensuite bathroom and is fitted with a queen bed, bedroom 2 also includes an ensuite bathroom is fitted with a queen bed. Both bedrooms enjoy outdoor access for easy summer stays. For days exploring Golden Bay, you are only 5 minutes from Rototai Beach, 5 minutes from Takaka, and a 15 minute drive to the world famous Mussel Inn. Solabode welcomes you... Come and unwind after a day exploring the beautiful Golden Bay! Special conditions: Please note: a maximum of 4 adults allowed at this property, with the 5th person being a child under the age of 13 years old. To help you enjoy your last day, and ensure the property is in top condition for every guest, a mandatory departure clean applies to this property. The fee for this is additional to the nightly rate, and pricing is available when making your booking, subject to your group size. Minimum nights, bond, special conditions and other fees may apply. Please see Bachcare website for details and full terms and conditions. Extras: Cleaning (Required, NZ$0.00 per stay); Linen (Optional, NZ$25.00 per person);
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            3br Home/Apartment
              Tranquility and peace in the heart of Golden Bay! Strawberry Cottage is the perfect haven to relax and get away from busy lives. Surrounded on 3 sides by the Kahurangi National Park (Middle Earth), the property is set amongst 100 acres of regenerating native bush and streams, with several bushwalks that get you close to nature. The eco-friendly cottage is fully solar-powered (electricity and hot water), backed up by a small generator and a wetback. Facilities include a wood range, gas heater, gas cooker and gas fridge. 15 min. to Takaka and beaches, private gravel access (suitable for 2-wheel-drive, not for very low-riding vehicles). The perfect base to explore Golden Bay and Middle Earth, including Pupu Springs, West Coast beaches, Farewell Spit and famous walks, such as the Abel Tasman National Park and Heaphy Track. Or just enjoy the enchanted birdlife and spectacular views and simply RELAX! Special conditions: Families and children are welcome! Children under 3 years are FREE. Minimum stay 3 nights. Smoking outside only. Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (included);
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              2br Home/Apartment
                Golden Bay is a mecca for tourists, travellers, holiday makers, and justly famed for its varied attractions including art hub, magnificent beaches, good fishing, stunning scenery plus world class walks and tramps. Attracted by the incredible beauty and serenity of the district, many artists have made it their home. It is also known as the 'Green' capital of NZ with, per capita, more people voting 'Green' than anywhere else in the country. Golden Bay has the good fortune to be blessed with some of NZ's highest sunshine hours. The accommodation offered is one of two apartments on the top floor of the two-storey Art Bank. Formerly the BNZ, it was acquired in 2013 and has undergone renovation. This impressive building, opened Jan. 25th 1915, is the tallest building in Takaka, and the second biggest (after the supermarket.) Constructed of reinforced concrete on a concrete base, it has external walls over a foot thick which makes for excellent sound-proofing qualities. Therefore, though it is right in the middle of town, so central and wonderfully handy to everything, one can rest assured of being able to have a good nights sleep. The Village Market, held every Saturday in Summer, is approx. 50 meters from your door. A five minute stroll brings you to the lovely Takaka river. Looking forward to welcoming you. . Special conditions: Thirty stairs to upper floor with U-turn landing half way up. Please remove street shoes before entering apartment - shoe rack provided. Not suitable for toddlers due to height of balcony, though left to parent discretion. Smoking permitted on balcony. Top landing library, DVD's, mags and games shared with the other apartment. Building has been rated a potential earthquake risk. Bicycles for use - free of charge. . Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (included);
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                2br Home/Apartment
                • Wifi
                Golden Bay is a mecca for tourists, travellers and holiday makers and justly famed for its varied attractions including: Art hub, magnificent beaches, good fishing, stunning scenery plus world class walks and tramps - to name a few. Attracted by the beauty of the district many artists, both foreign and domestic, have chosen to make it their home. It is also the 'Green' capital of the country with, per capita, more people voting 'Green' than anywhere else in NZ. Golden Bay has the good fortune to be blessed with some of the highest sunshine hours in the country. The accommodation offered is one of two fully self-contained apartments on the top floor of the two-storey Art Bank. Formerly the BNZ building, it was purchased in Oct. 2013 and has since undergone extensive renovation. This imposing building, for many of the locals their favourite in a town that has retained most of its lovely old buildings, also happens to be the tallest structure in Takaka - and the second biggest, after the supermarket. It opened January 25th, 1915 We celebrated the centenary with one very big party! Constructed of reinforced concrete on a concrete base it has external walls of over a foot thick which provides excellent sound-proof qualities. Therefore, though it is right in the middle of town and wonderfully handy to everything, one can rest assured of being able to have a good nights sleep. There's the added bonus of the beautiful Takaka Memorial Park right next door, and children's playground and skateboard park on council property behind. Also, there is a covered veranda downstairs you are welcome to use. It's just a five minute stroll to the lovely Takaka river. The Village Market, held every Saturday in Summer is approx. 20 meters from your door. Look forward to giving you a comfortable and memorable stay. Shirley Leah Art Bank Special conditions: Thirty stairs to top floor with U-turn landing half way up. Please remove street shoes before entering apartment - shoe rack provided. Kitchen has bench top oven only. Loft bed not suitable for children under 10 years - ladder and platform 2.3 meters high. Building has been rated a potential earthquake risk.. Bicycles available - free of charge. Extra toilet and shower downstairs available for use. Laundry downstairs, free of charge, clothes line only - no dryer. . Extras: Cleaning (included); Linen (included);
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                Home/Apartment
                • Wifi
                A spacious sunny room, part of a quaint country cottage, in a quiet rural and friendly neighborhood made up by just a few houses. Address is 181 One Spec Rd, Takaka 7183, Kotinga Area The room is private with it's own entrance and accesses a lovely garden where you can relax and have your breakfast while listening to sounds of a variety of birds around. The cottage as well as the room is cozy. Furnished and decorated with beautiful ethnic artifacts from the many cultures your host has visited to create an atmosphere of warmth and style. Fresh clean bedding and towels are provided. Heater, wireless Wifi, washing machine available. Local jam, honey, sugar, coffee and a variety of teas are provided. A bread toaster, electric kettle, coffee plunger, thermos flask, tea pot, cutleries and crockeries are available in the room. Fridge in the kitchen can be used to store your food. If you want to use the kitchen to prepare a meal please request the host. Only 5 min. from Takaka township with shops, banks and local art and less than 15 min. from the main beaches. There are beautiful views of the Kahurangi National Park in the background. In walking distance from your room you can go swimming in a beautiful swimming hole in the Anatoki River. Close by you can go fishing at the Anatoki Salmon Farm and feed the famous Anatoki eels at the Wild Earth Nature Park. Off street parking available. Special conditions: Main kitchen and lounge of house is for private owner use but kitchen can be used on prior request. Smoking outdoors. Pets can stay only if they are nice to my cat (: Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;
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                3br Home/Apartment
                  In the heart of Golden Bay our home is central to so many of the wonderful attractions of this area. Pohara Beach is a short 5 minute drive away, or Patons Rock Beach in the other direction. You can easily cycle to the base of the amazing Rameka mountain bike track from the house, or visit the stunning Paynes Ford recreational reserve. We are close to Takaka but in a rural setting, surrounded by fields with great views and lovely gardens front and back. 3 double bedrooms and a large living/ dining / kitchen area give you plenty of room, and the large front deck adds on plenty more space. Come and unwind, relax and enjoy ... Special conditions: Sorry, no pets and no young children. Hazards exist on the property such as a small unfenced fishpond and ungated access to the road. NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave; Bring your own linen (towels/sheets/tea towels);
                  Farm Stay
                  Farm Stay
                  • Wifi
                  *Under new ownership as of November 2015* Bay Cottage is located in a very tranquil - lush -subtropical setting on a 7ha certified organic orchard only 4km for Takaka and 200 meters from the beach. The cottage is self-contained and offers a kitchen and en suite built from native timber. If you want a get-away destination that offers close proximity to the township, beaches, and local restaurants yet serene and quiet this is the ideal setting. Check out our guest book. *Since new ownership we have given the cottage a makeover with new fridge and toilet* We run a few animals including sheep / chickens and our turkeys. The orchard is subtropical and offers a variety of fruit and nut trees including many South American species: Avocados Oranges Mandarins Tamarillos Casana Casimora Cherimoya Feijoa Lucuma Guava Macadamia Our cottages guest are welcomed with an organic basket of season fruit and veges. Arrival time: From 3pm Departure time: 11am Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;
                  Home/Apartment
                  3br Home/Apartment
                    Te Kakau is a three bed roomed house just five minutes walk from the Takaka Village. You have access to a large completely private back garden with Te Kakau Stream running through it. This really is your home away from home. Feed the vibrant birdlife or the local eels from the bridge - This is a small, springfed stream, which flows just to the west of Takaka?s Commercial Street and into the Takaka River. It was a small Maori eel fishery area and was an outdoor playground for local children to boat, fish and swim in. The water supply to the house is from a bore and so you will be drinking some of the most pristine water for which Golden Bay is famed, just out of Takaka are the famed Te Waikoropupu Springs which are well known for their crystal clear pools unseen anywhere else in the world. You are also within stones throw to some of the best beaches in the country, golden sands and wild life abound. There is something for everyone in the Golden Bay no matter what your interest. Special conditions: Smoking allowed only outside Pets welcome with prior approval There is a stream running through the property may not suit small children Extras: Linen (included); NOTE: Under Kiwi bach tradition you are expected to: Clean the house and do the dishes before you leave;
                    Motel
                    6 reviews
                    Motel
                      Stop at Mohua Motels to discover the wonders of Golden Bay. The hotel has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms, facilities for disabled guests, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park are just some of the facilities on offer. All rooms are designed and decorated to make guests feel right at home, and some rooms come with television LCD/plasma screen, internet access – wireless, internet access – wireless (complimentary), whirlpool bathtub, non smoking rooms. Access to the hotel's garden will further enhance your satisfying stay. Convenience and comfort makes Mohua Motels the perfect choice for your stay in Golden Bay.
                      Motel
                      Motel
                        Golden Bay Motel is a popular choice amongst travelers in Golden Bay, whether exploring or just passing through. The property features a wide range of facilities to make your stay a pleasant experience. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms, laundromat, photocopying, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas are there for guest's enjoyment. Some of the well-appointed guestrooms feature television LCD/plasma screen, internet access – wireless, non smoking rooms, heating, desk. Access to the hotel's children's playground, garden will further enhance your satisfying stay. Convenience and comfort makes Golden Bay Motel the perfect choice for your stay in Golden Bay.
                        Bed & Breakfast
                        Bed & Breakfast
                          Ideally located in the prime touristic area of Takaka, Shady Rest Bed & Breakfast promises a relaxing and wonderful visit. The hotel offers a wide range of amenities and perks to ensure you have a great time. Service-minded staff will welcome and guide you at the Shady Rest Bed & Breakfast. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy amenities. The hotel offers various recreational opportunities. Shady Rest Bed & Breakfast is an excellent choice from which to explore Golden Bay or to simply relax and rejuvenate.
                          house
                          2br house
                            You will find Golden Caves Bed and Breakfast at the top of the South Island in one of New Zealand's most favorite spots: Golden Bay. Blessed with Mediterranean-type climate with long summers, mild winters and plentiful all-year-round sunshine Golden Bay is a vast paradise for nature/bird lovers or sporty people who enjoy fishing, kayaking, rock climbing or horseback riding. Drive over Takaka Hill, known as 'marble mountain', and discover another world. Nestled in Takaka Valley on a 31 acre lifestyle farm, Golden Caves Bed and Breakfast offers remarkable views in all directions and is just 'steps away' from Abel Tasman National Park renowned for its pristine and safe beaches, sculptured granite cliffs, and its world-famous coast track. Golden Caves offers two spacious, modern and private bedrooms en suite in a quite setting combined with a large guest lounge. We serve a comprehensive and tasteful European or Kiwi breakfast with fresh ingredients and fruit to ensure a good start of the day, Lunch and / or dinner on request.
                            Home/Apartment
                            2br Home/Apartment
                              You will find Golden Caves Bed and Breakfast at the top of the South Island in one of New Zealand's most favorite spots: Golden Bay. Blessed with Mediterranean-type climate with long summers, mild winters and plentiful all-year-round sunshine Golden Bay is a vast paradise for nature/bird lovers or sporty people who enjoy fishing, kayaking, rock climbing or horseback riding. Drive over Takaka Hill, known as 'marble mountain', and discover another world. Nestled in Takaka Valley on a 31 acre lifestyle farm, Golden Caves Bed and Breakfast offers remarkable views in all directions and is just 'steps away' from Abel Tasman National Park renowned for its pristine and safe beaches, sculptured granite cliffs, and its world-famous coast track. Golden Caves offers two spacious, modern and private bedrooms en suite in a quite setting combined with a large guest lounge. We serve a comprehensive and tasteful European or Kiwi breakfast with fresh ingredients and fruit to ensure a good start of the day, Lunch and / or dinner on request.
                              Cottage
                              Cottage
                              • Parking
                              The SpaceSelf contained cottage next to our home, garden and orchard. Quiet and private space, to relax and listen to the bird song. This is simple living in a special location, comfortable and clean with well equipped kitchen, bathroom and laundry. Cosy living / sleeping room with wood burner for wet or colder days. Guest AccessStudio living / sleeping area, step down to small kitchen with fridge and microwave. Hallway leads to bathroom with hot shower. Laundry in covered area outside. Two covered sit out areas. Interaction with GuestsOur home is a short walk through the garden. We will welcome you and show you around and happy to answer any questions. The NeighborhoodWalking distance to bush reserve, swimming holes and rock climbing. Getting AroundYou need your own transport to get into shops in Takaka 4km and beaches on the coast 8km. Other Things to NoteLimited access to Wifi is available to guests from the veranda of our home. Organic vegetables and fruit in season available for sale from our garden.
                              Bedroom
                              3br Bedroom
                              • Wifi
                              • Parking
                              The SpaceMy house is set on a large elevated section with gardens and orchard and wonderful limestone rock features, with views towards the Takaka Hill and mountains to the south where you see great summer sunsets. My home is on the edge of town , a short walk to a cafe for coffee or dinner and also has great rural view. The house is early 1950's with lovely wooden floors, its light ,spacious and comfortable. The property has plenty of lawn space. It has a row of trees and shrubs that shelter it from the road. The property is not fully fenced so it's not really suitable for young children. Guest AccessGuests will have the use of the entire house and property. The bathroom has a shower and a bath,the toilet is a separate room with sliding door access to bathroom and to laundry which opens to the back porch. The bathroom is an older style and clean and functional. There is an outside fire in the limestone rock garden area and guests are welcome to use this in the evenings and enjoy a BBQ as the sun sets. Checkout time is 11am. Interaction with GuestsI work Monday to Fridays except on public holidays.Guests can arrive any time after 4pm and I will pop in after work to greet you give you an introduction to the house. I will be staying in the area during your stay so will be available if anything is needed . The NeighborhoodI love living so close to town and also with beautiful rural views of the fields hills and the mountains which are snowy in the winter . I'm also a short drive to beautiful rivers, beaches- (Pohara , Tata beaches) and many lovely bush walks. My property has many trees with a lovely patch of native bush behind the property around it and is full of birdsong in the mornings and evenings. Getting AroundGolden Bay has limited public transport and your own transport is important to make the most of the scenery and sights. Off street parking is available at my house. From my house its a short walk into Takaka for shopping ,meals and entertainment. The closest swimming beaches are Pohara Beach - 10min drive - and Tata beach-15min drive. You can fly into Golden Bay from Wellington with Golden Bay Air and rental cars are available. Nelson Airport is a 1 3/4 hours drive and there is a daily bus service from Golden Bay to Nelson with Golden Bay Coachlines. Other Things to NoteMinimum stay is 3 nights.(For a 2 night stay the rate is $160 per night for 2 people) The minimum nightly rate is for up to 2 people at $135 per night. Extra guests $20 pp per night.(includes children over 1 years old.) Maximum people in the house - 7 ( 3 Queen beds, this includes 1 x floor single mattress which require own sleeping bag) The washing machine has a cold wash only option. Please bring own clothes wash solution. Guests are asked to please leave the house clean on departing( as it was when you arrived) , ie floors swept , benches cleaned , rubbish out in bins , bathroom cleaned.