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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We loved this apartment! We received a very warm welcome and 'Tango' was extremely homely. The style is ski chalet and quite charming The apartment had a separate bedroom which was a bonus. The kitchen included a microwave and dual induction hob - great for self catering. The view out the front does have a buena vista and there is...

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buenavista2015, Owner at Buena Vista Marahau Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks guys for this lovely review. We live in a wonderful area and try our best to give our guests a great Abel Tasman experience. Enjoy the rest of your trip through New Zealand.

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Tango for 3 nights and enjoyed the lovely location in the forest yet still close to the National Park. Christa was very helpful and made sure the wifi was effective. The apartment is cosy and has all the necessary facilities for a short term self-catering holiday

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buenavista2015, Owner at Buena Vista Marahau Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks guys for the great review. Its wonderful to host guests, who enjoy and appreciate the place. We are very lucky to live here at the edge of the beautiful Abel Tasman Park. All the best to you.

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lucky to find Buena Vista Apartments - they're well located, spacious, comfortable and such warm, kind people! We'd definitely stay over as many times as we return to Marahau! On top of it all, they were nice to acommodate our travelling needs.

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buenavista2015, Manager at Buena Vista Marahau Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks so much Guilherme and family for your lovely review. It was wonderful to have you guys stay with us. We wish you well with your future plans. Hope your son's injury has healed perfectly. All the very best. Cheers Christa

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved my stay here - so relaxing and enjoyable. Accom is only a 15 min walk to the Abel Tasman Coastal Track which suited me perfectly. Also clean & tidy. Great sitting out on the deck with a cold beer and the beautiful native bush at your doorstep - especially after a day's kayaking or walking/running on the track Christa...

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Lewes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Absolutely great location and a truly beautiful flat. Sadly the welcome was not to match. We added extra guests ahead of time, which was agreed in writing with the host Christa, as was the additional cost. Perhaps this prompted distrust, which was unfortunate but it seemed to cause an issue from the outset and we were beset by criticism and...

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buenavista2015, Owner at Buena Vista Marahau Apartments, responded to this review

Second review. Hi Claire and team, thank you for the second review from your party. I'm sorry that you arrived with more people than agreed - we do charge for extra guests. I'm pleased that you liked Herman and enjoyed the Abel Tasman, it is a beautiful part of the world. Hopefully you'll have a relaxed 2017."

Hikurangi, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Lovely and helpful hosts- thank you Christa,we felt very welcome!!! Great location--the perfect start to explore this wonderful part of New Zealand! Tidy rooms-- -everything you need for a relaxing holiday We will come back!!!!!!

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Thanks to Christa and all of the staff. So helpful and great people. We felt so welcome, and settled straight into the holiday because of this. Rooms and facilities are also very well presented, very clean, and the rooms have everything you need.

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buenavista2015, Owner at Buena Vista Marahau Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you guys for your review. Its been lovely to have you here at Buena Vista, and to help you enjoy your holiday from day one. Hope to welcome you again. All the best for your little man, he is gorgeous.

Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 December 2016

We had a wonderful experience at Buena Vista! The location is superb with the water, bush, birds and the views and the beach and park close at hand. The apartment was spotless and well-appointed and we found Christa incredibly friendly, welcoming and helpful - she happily went the 'extra mile' to help us out. Thanks very much. We will certainly...

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buenavista2015, Owner at Buena Vista Marahau Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks you guys for your great review. Its very rewarding, if people are happy and enjoying them selves when staying with us. You can always come back to our little bit of paradise, right by the edge of the popular Abel Tasman National Park with its golden beaches. Happy New Year.

Lewes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

NOT RECOMMENDED ! On a fabulous once in a lifetime trip to New Zealand and after meeting so many lovely NZ hosts we came upon Christa, this host .. She was hostile, rude, insulting and dishonest .. Constantly asking for more money than agreed. DO NOT STAY HERE .. Many other lovely, friendly places nearby.

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buenavista2015, Owner at Buena Vista Marahau Apartments, responded to this review

Hello Claire and team, this is very funny, how you turn things around. Arriving with more people, than you had booked with us, for one. Being unhappy and travel tired. Not appreciating the most beautiful area to travel in and the great accommodation we provide to our guests. I feel sorry for you. Happy New Year and be good to...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

A short walk from the start of the Abel Tasman track and the heart of Marahau, this accommodation is comfortable and well appointed. Free wifi and good kitchen. Christa is very knowledgeable and can book activities and recommend places to visit. We stayed in the Tango apartment which was spacious for a couple. View of the sea from the main...

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buenavista2015, Owner at Buena Vista Marahau Apartments, responded to this review

Thanks you for your lovely review. Yes, we are so very fortunate, to be living in an area full of natural beauty. The park, the golden beaches, the great coastal walkway - that's what made us leave our home and settle here. Good luck with your travelling and we might see you again at Buena Vista.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Buena Vista Marahau Apartments

Address: 71 Marahau Valley Road, Abel Tasman National Park RD2, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Abel Tasman National Park
Number of rooms: 3
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