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Abel Tasman Stables

Marahau Valley Road, Motueka, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Very homely, lovely location
We were desperately looking for a 1 night break from our busy... more
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Nelson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were desperately looking for a 1 night break from our busy Nelson business. George was a lovely host and the property is in an idyllic location just back from the Abel Tasman park entrance and the 2 local restaurants. The house has lovely views - it is more of a 'homestay' than a true Bnb, but George puts in...

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mühlviertel
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Stayed there for 2 weeks and loeved it, frsh oranges from the tree fresh egg from georgs chicken nice bars around and absolutly beautifull for hikes! The perfect place to ground yourself and relax! When i ever go back to nz i will be there!

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2015

We booked this B&B for 1 night through the Nelson Information center. going by the photos the option of a free WIFI. As we were kayaking during the day we checked in the motel at 5pm. We paid around 140 dollar ( cannot remember the exact amount). Most of the nicer 1 bedroom LUXURY apartments in Nelson (around 40 minutes)...

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Reviewed 26 March 2015

The photos might make this hotel look appealing, but this is not the case. The promoted photos are of the main lodge and make it look more akin to a 4 or 5 star room that we paid the price for! The rooms were dated, the carpet worn, towels frayed & NO WiFi. What was also extremely concerning was the...

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Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 18 February 2015

The property sits just south of the park and Great Walk. We stayed in the two bedroom cabin, which with its kitchen and privacy, was perfect for the two of us. A good take-away (Tui Takeaway) and kayak company were next door. The cabin faced a huge lawn, and summer flowers surrounded the cabin. George, the affable manager, was delightful,...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 6 February 2015

I read the rave reviews on here and obviously expectations were high. George was a very amiable chap and the setting is stunning, however the cabin was a little grubby - particularly the toilet and fridge. We had a long journey with a baby and cleaning toilets is not what you want to be doing on arrival. The cabin was...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and I truly wish we could have stayed longer - a lot longer! George made us feel right at home and he had lots of great advise. The cabin we stayed in had a kitchenette and washing mashing plus plenty of space to hang clothes outside. It was a big size cabin with a...

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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 11 March 2014

George is a very experienced B&B host as well as a native of Marahau. He was very friendly and helpful in making sure we were able to have the best experience in Able Tasman. We stayed in the house which was modestly furnished, in a great location, where you have an ocean view surrounded by a country location.

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Burke, Virginia
Reviewed 2 March 2014

I would have never known about this place had I not read others' comments on Trip Advisor. What a wonderful place to stay! We only stayed there one night, during our whirlwind 3 week hiking trip in New Zealand, but if I had known more about Abel Tasman National Park and George's comfortable accommodations, I would have planned to stay...

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2014

One of the highlights of our trip, we initially booked one night through the i-site but eventually stayed 4 night since our son and his wife were living nearby. The rooms are certainly not stables! We had a huge unit with wheelchair access via the deck, in addition to the usual amenities it included a free washing machine and large...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motels and homestay bed and breakfast.Located in tranquil garden setting close to beach and only five minutes walk to the entrance of the world famous Abel Tasman National Park.Two excellent restuarants, a great takeaway and well stocked shop just a few minutes walk away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abel Tasman Stables

Address: Marahau Valley Road, Motueka, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Motueka
Price Range: $137 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Abel Tasman Stables Motueka, New Zealand - Nelson-Tasman
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