The River Inn is nestled in Golden Bay a unique New Zealand region offering endless variety - Golden beaches...alpine valley's...fishing rivers. The grand 110 year old historic inn offers excellent budget accomodation close to the beaches and sea.
Golden Bay is one of New Zealands most diverse and appealing holiday destinations. It is located north west of Nelson. Click here to view a map of the region.
Highlights of the Golden Bay region include:
Marble Mountain, pastureland, bustling township of Takaka and windswept Seacliff's, glaciated mountain ranges and beaches. GB's famous walks - the Abel Tasman National Park Coastal Track and Kahurangi's Heahpy Track . Hiking in Cobb valley, gentler tracks lead to Pupu Springs, Wainui Falls and the Kaituna Goldfield.There's something for everyone in the Golden Bay area. Breath taking scenery, beautiful safe beaches, arts and crafts what more could you want!
Accommodation and Rates
We offer a wide variety of different room types to suit all travellers. Single, double, bunk beds, tent and campervan sites and a spacious dormitory with a bunk room, TV and own kitchen.
We have fully lockable rooms with a safe available for valuables
Finding your Way to the River Inn, Takaka.
Drive from Nelson or Motueka via Scenic Highway 60 over the "Marble Mountain"
(Takaka Hill) and take in the views over Tasman Bay, Golden Bay and Kahurangi
Bus services following scenic routes provide comfortable direct
travel from Nelson or Christchurch into Golden Bay daily.
Alternatively, Fly into the heart of Golden Bay, landing at Takaka airport. Scheduled flights (ex Wellington) with Takaka Air Services. *Heaphy track connections available*
Facilities and Services
We are an official member of the New Zealand BBH Guide
The River Inn