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The Sandcastle

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Fridge, microwave, hob, toaster
Minibar, individually decorated, individually furnished, free WiFi
Flat-screen TV
Minibar, individually decorated, individually furnished, free WiFi

Overview of The Sandcastle

Entire cabin

The Sandcastle

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Laundry
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGolden Bay15 min walk
  • AirportTakaka (KTF)20 min drive
  • Popular LocationKahurangi National Park23 min drive
  • Popular LocationWharariki Beach70 min drive

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Chalet - sleeps 6

5/5 guest room rating
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Double Beds and 2 Single Beds

Design Double Room

  • Studio
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Queen Bed

Chalet - sleeps 4

5/5 guest room rating
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Beds

Design Tent

  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

Pohara

Located in Pohara, The Sandcastle is in a rural area and near the beach. While the natural beauty of Abel Tasman National Park and Kahurangi National Park can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can head to Abel Tasman Coast Track. Guests appreciate the property's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Pohara Beach - 11 min walk
  • Golden Bay - 15 min walk
  • Wainui Falls - 22 min drive
  • Kahurangi National Park - 23 min drive
  • Wharariki Beach - 70 min drive

Restaurants

  • Penguin Bar and Cafe - 20 min walk
  • Totally Roasted - 4 min drive
  • Roots Bar - 13 min drive
  • The Curry Leaf - 13 min drive
  • Wholemeal Cafe - 13 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cabin to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

The Sandcastle

4-star cabin near Abel Tasman National Park
Along with laundry facilities, this smoke-free cabin has a 24-hour front desk and a garden. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include barbecues and a picnic area. All 6 individually decorated cabins provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like fridges and microwaves.
The Sandcastle offers 6 forms of accommodation with minibars. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead.

This Pohara cabin provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Beach

  • Near the beach

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Family friendly

  • Playground

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils

Dining

  • Breakfast available for a fee: NZD 5 per person
  • Minibar
  • Room service available

Bathrooms

  • Shower
  • Rainfall shower head

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV with satellite service

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Decking or patio
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities

Pets

  • Pet friendly

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Daily housekeeping
  • 24-hour front desk

Location highlights

  • In a rural location

Safety features

  • Smoke detector

General

  • 6 rooms
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

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Policies

Check-out

Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay for free

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: NZD 5 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

National rating

This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our ratings system.

Property is also known as

Sandcastle Cabin Pohara
Sandcastle Pohara
The Sandcastle Cabin
The Sandcastle Pohara
The Sandcastle Cabin Pohara

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4.3
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 3 out of 7 reviews
5 - Excellent 43%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 7 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 7 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 7 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 7 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.0/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with pets, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely cottage, clean and had everything we needed. So nice to bring our wee dog. Well definitely be back.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Love the surroundings, the relaxing feel about the property, the ability to have your dog there, (a pity we didn't have our one) The style of the accommodation, you really felt like you were on holiday in the batch style of accommodation
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Steve was just lovely. The outlook was picturesque and we loved having use of the communal pizza oven.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019