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    Kanuka Ridge Abel Tasman Backpackers

    21 Moss Road, Marahau, Abel Tasman National Park 7197, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good28%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “double room” (6 reviews)
    “abel tasman” (38 reviews)
    “minute drive” (3 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 70 reviews

    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    We arrived at Kanuka very late on 4th April in the dark. We were still greeted at reception, by the friendlist owner we have met in backpacking accomodation yet. Sadly we can't remember the names but the couple had just taken over ownership in the...More

    Thank Fran S
    Response from Stuart R, Owner at Kanuka Ridge Abel Tasman BackpackersResponded 21 September 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us at Kanuka Ridge backpackers and the Abel Tasman National Park. You will be pleased to know that we have installed a number of Solar lights in the areas that...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    A group of ten of us stayed at Kanuka ridge and were given great hospitality from the moment we arrived. The shared room had a small deck and was only a short walk to the communal showers and kitchen which were very clean and well-equipped....More

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    Response from Stuart R, Owner at Kanuka Ridge Abel Tasman BackpackersResponded 18 May 2017

    It was great to have your group stay with us at Kanuka Ridge Backpackers,we enjoyed it as much as you. We are glad that you enjoyed our small hostel. We look forward to seeing you all again on your next adventure in the Abel Tasman.

    Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

    My friend and I (both 19yo) had such a lovely stay here in February. The owners were very friendly and went the extra mile to make sure our stay was enjoyable. They lent us their bikes to cycle down to the nearby beach for sunset...More

    Thank georgieim
    Response from Stuart R, Owner at Kanuka Ridge Abel Tasman BackpackersResponded 9 May 2017

    Thanks very much for your kind review. We are pleased you enjoyed Kanuka Ridge Backpackers and your bike ride at sunset down to our beautiful beach in Marahau.

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    The owners were fantastic, they helped us plan and book our trip. The place is neat and clean. Our family had two ensuites, the bathrooms are quite big, and definitely clean. Kitchen is tidy. Our children enjoyed the DVD room. Remember to buy groceries for...More

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    Response from abeltasmanbackpacker, Owner at Kanuka Ridge Abel Tasman BackpackersResponded 28 April 2017

    Thank you for your kind and wonderful review. We are pleased you and the children had a great time at Kanuka Ridge and in the Abel Tasman National Park. I enjoyed catching up on my swedish. We hope to see you again one day !

    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    We just stayed there for one night, but we wished we stayed longer! absolutely neat place near marahau, hot showers and a nice, tidy kitchen! (knifes that really cut! :D) The beds are so comfy and we felt welcome from the very first second we...More

    1  Thank Joy Z
    Response from abeltasmanbackpacker, Owner at Kanuka Ridge Abel Tasman BackpackersResponded 28 April 2017

    Grüezi Andrina und Joy, we are both glad that you enjoyed the hospitality of Kanuka Ridge. We look forward to seeing you both in the future in NZ or in CH. if you want to check out on the progress of our renovations, go to...More

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    About
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • New Zealand >
    • South Island >
    • Nelson-Tasman Region >
    • Abel Tasman National Park
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    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (28)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (23)
    Bathroom (3)
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    Room Tips
    "The private rooms have a great balcony with stunning view, and luxurious bathrooms!"
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    "Worth paying the extra for an en-suite cabin."
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    "Select double room which has toilets attached. During nights , there wont be much light... so it would be..."
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    "Choose ensuite if you are concerned about walking outside down gravel driveway to get to bathroom."
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