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14 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly and humorous hosts await you at The Barn with rather spectacular views. Facilities are equipped with everything you'd need and if you happen to arrive on a soggy day, don't fear as there will be a roaring fire in the communal area. As a frequent camper, I'd say it's the best I've come across.

Thank Matty S
Exeter, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great spot. Keen to help everyone, finding spaces to park the campers, even though the masses had arrived after 2 days of constant rain. Nothing was too much trouble. Helped us to book trips and organised free transport. We would highly recommend. Well done guys. The

Thank 186254Jane
Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The Barn has the option of camping, campervans, cabins and dorms so someting or everyone. It was really clean, well run, toilet facilities for campers were excellent. I was impressed that they haven't just tried to fit in as many tents and campervans as possible, so each tent pitch has a good amount of room and the bathrooms were never... More 

Thank Footyems
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed here just one night but it was very nice. Clean and decent matresses, mosquito nets on windows, showers and toilets were good. Reception has drinks, some food and leaflets. Short walk to the beach where there is a restaurant. And even shorter walk to most of the kayak companies. I didn't use the kitchen or lounge facilities so... More 

Thank Alicia C
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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43 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Very close to Abel Tasman walk. Staff very helpful and kitchen big and clean. Rain rather affected our stay but definitely recommend this place. They kindly returned our money when we had to leave a day early

Thank Henrietta E
Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

At the doorstep of Abel Tasman National Park, the Barn has the most breath taking scenery!! With views of the sea and the mountains, you can't go wrong. You get to wake up to incredible sunrises over the sea, and hang out by the warm fires at night with an incredible abundance of stars. You're close enough to town, but... More 

Thank P5226BEpickles
Franz Josef, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The Barn was an absolutely dream. Right at the cusp of Abel Tasman park, you have spectacular ocean views, and access to the beautiful beaches of the park at your doorstep. All of the cabins, kitchens and common areas were very well kept and cozy. I can't say enough about the people who run this place - Rhonda, Will you... More 

Thank claireconger
Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived late so contacted the office and spoke to a very polite woman who left us simple instructions (park up and pay in the morning) it's a clean place with good showers and cooking facilities, in the morning we payed and the woman told us everything to do in the area, we ended up staying another night Nice place... More 

Thank michaelnaylor32
1 review
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Thank goodness we continued our trip past all of the stale camps along this road to find an absolute gem, an incredible, loving, warm, beautiful place ran by the most amazing and fun people so thankful! Hand written signs, fairy lights, fleet wood Mac playing on arrival in the reception and around the communal dining area, recycling points, everything so... More 

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71 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Definitely recommend staying here if you're doing the track. Even if you don't, a beautiful place to retreat, have a wander and go explore. Great views, cosy cooking areas and comfortable beds. Super clean too! The owners are very friendly and welcoming. And there's good wifi! Highly recommend!

Thank Anneline K

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Additional Information about The Barn

Address: 14 Harvey Road, Marahau 7197, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Marahau
Price Range: ₹ 2,386 - ₹ 4,227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Barn 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Rooms near the campsites are quieter, and have spectacular views of the ocean & sunrises.”
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“perfect location and very friendly staff and guests.”
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