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Awatea Tasman Bay

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

The lodge and our room are wonderful decorated and furnished. All the wood in the lodge spends a warm and comfortable feeling. The breakfast with the homemade bred, fresh berries and marmalade were very delicious. Briefly, a lodge and hosts were we felt so entirely...More

Thank zugizug
Response from John H, Owner at Awatea Tasman BayResponded 25 April 2017

Thanks Z for your kind words. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit with us and that you enjoyed our breakfast spread with our homemade breads and jams, fresh fruit (when available) and a good array of cereals. So glad you shared our glorious view...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Quiet and gorgeous location, the room and cabin beautifully furnished! Tastefully furnished, yet comfortable and cozy with great style and everything you can think of provided. Best breakfast and bread! The hosts lovely and generous! Would have to rate this the best stay in all...More

Thank Bryonna C
Response from John H, Owner at Awatea Tasman BayResponded 19 April 2017

Thanks, Bryonna. We were happy to read your nice review and we are glad you had a good stay with us. We very much enjoyed our morning chats with you, too. We do try to keep our place as we would want it to be...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

We spent some days at Awatea Tasman Bay and we were very, very satisfied. the views were amazing, the terrace was wonderful, the house was very clean and tasteful furnished. It could not be better! This is the best we ever had! We had breakfast...More

Thank WimenHelma
Response from Scott S, Owner at Awatea Tasman BayResponded 13 April 2017

Dear W&H, Thank you for such a lovely review of your stay with us in our Cottage! We are very happy you enjoyed your time here and are glad you got to explore the nearby beautiful Abel Tasman National Park. Thanks also for mentioning that...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!! Stayed 4 nights in the cottage and could not fault anything . Scott and John were the perfect hosts and serviced the cottage daily and it was always spotless. The cottage , breakfast and the views were amazing. Definitely going back 😘More

Thank MarkDore
Response from John H, Owner at Awatea Tasman BayResponded 28 March 2017

Thanks for your recommendation, Mark. We’re glad you were able to make it to Golden Bay and the beaches near Abel Tasman National Park– it’s so easy to get there from our place, as we are conveniently located to so many of the fine locations...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

This was the nicest stay we had in New Zealand, and that's saying a lot. We stayed in the cottage, away from the main house...It was incredible-beautiful craftsmanship.... amazing attention to detail....extraordinary view....and a coziness that gave us the feeling for a fleeting two-night stay,...More

Thank Sharon B
Response from John H, Owner at Awatea Tasman BayResponded 28 March 2017

Dear S&S, We’re so pleased you found everything to your liking – we try to provide all the ‘right’ amenities (including the view!) then back away to let people take it all in and enjoy their stay here without us getting in the way. It’s...More

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USD 216 - USD 277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sarah H
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Dear Sarah, thank you for your interest in staying at Awatea Tasman Bay. Unfortunately our Cottage is booked for the two nights in March 2015 you are interested in staying. You are most welcome to visit our official website... More
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