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The Barn

Orbitz.comUSD 54*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We are an older couple travelling with a small tent, we checked out the other sites and decided that the barn was best suited to us for size and location. It's very much a young persons site and the camp kitchen reflected this. Showers are great clean and hot. The site is minutes from the start of the main track,...

Thank katyguest2016
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed there for 3 nights in a mixed shared bedroom and had really a good time. The room was clean and everything looked new. There was only one bunk bed in the room and the rest of us had a normal bed. The kitchen was big enough for all the people but only had one toaster (why?). Toilets and...

Thank Ikear
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Arrived here on the Stray bus in January, and was really pleasantly surprised with the shared accommodation. Rooms were big, beds were comfortable and the whole area was just beautiful! The staff here were amazing and super friendly. The kitchen area did get a little crowded at dinner time, and the showers did also get really busy at peak times....

Thank mazmataz
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Positives: many individual showers, parking, location (excellent), sports facilities, friendly people. Negatives: no dry areas in shower rooms so basically have to get your kit off outside in the campsite then enter with no items, can be quite noisy, campsite lost our booking (but still managed to find us a wee spot)

Thank hanamiko
Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a cabin with my wife while my son and family stayed in their tent Communal kitchen area's which were busy both morning and evening, supplied with crockery, cutlery, pots and pans etc The sand flies were a real pest so make sure you have plenty of protection The area around the site is fabulous and boat trips to...

Thank corkytheoldsoul
Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 January 2017

BUT As others have reported the noise levels at night at the Barn are ridiculous. We booked two tent sites a couple of weeks before arriving and were given two large sites near the kitchen and all facilities. As I said nocomplaints about the location of the facilities Through the day it was very quiet but as night arrived the...

3Thank BobJordanB
New Zealand
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We stayed in a cabin at The Barn for one night before a brief Abel Tasman Track experience then moving on. It was a fairly standard camping ground set up designed for short term travellers who mostly are presumably going to walk the track. The cabin was clean, tidy and comfortable and we were pleasantly surprised to find linen and...

Thank DerrickandMyra
Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The location is great - you basically cannot get closer near the entrance to Abel Tasman. Also, you can walk to two good places for dinner. I had a double cabin which had a very nice sunrise view in the morning and the mattress was also good. The facilities are good but it is more of a camping site than...

Thank whiteorbit1
Reviewed 9 January 2017

If sleeping through the day and partying at night is your gig, then this is the place to stay. Don't expect much sleep after the camper van loads of under 25's roll in for the night. Camp manager doesn't seem to care too much, but then why would he? He's far enough away in another field not to be bothered.

Thank Joanne J
BarnAbelTasman, Manager at The Barn, responded to this review

Hey Thanks for your feed back. We hope everybody has a good stay that comes to The Abel Tasman National Park and The Barn. We have a selection of Cabins, Dorm rooms and Camping sites to try and suit your style of travelling. We do not condone noise after 10:30pm and as such have nightly patrols around this time. We...

Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Nice hostel with good facilities. The place is clean and comfortable. The only fault was the staff, their attitudes were terrible, really unhelpful and ignorant especially Rhonda. I think they need to improve their manners because they have a great place.

Thank Mr_Slyman

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Address: 14 Harvey Road, Marahau 7197, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Marahau
Price Range: $55 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Barn 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Best access for Abel Tasman”
stressbunny, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask to be at the back away from the campfire area”
hanamiko, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“For 'rooms/hotels' above read 'Tent Sites'”
BobJordanB, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“perfect location and very friendly staff and guests.”
J5024ZRtims, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The cabins are really beautiful”
laurabruynseels, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
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