at The Innlet
drag and zoom the google map below
is a 2 hour drive from Nelson to The Innlet. The road passes through
Motueka and crosses the Takaka Hill (Marble Mountain). Takaka is the
last town with Banks and ATMs and a variety of shops.
Buy your food before you arrive at The Innlet!
From there it is a further 30 minutes drive to The Innlet. You may wish
to turn off to the village of Collingwood 10km before The Innlet: fuel,
tiny museum, Rosy Glow Chocolates, Courthouse cafe and small
supermarket. Take careful note of the sign posts.
The Innlet is on the road to Farewell Spit and Pakawau: take care not
to miss a turn off or you may end up at the Heaphy Track!. Zoom on the
google map below. We are 300 meters before Totara Avenue on the
left..look for our sign.
Most people arrive by car, but the Intercity Coachlines brings many
travellers from Nelson and Christchurch to Golden Bay and has a
connecting bus, Golden Bay Coachlines, which runs from Takaka to
Collingwood from where we offer a $10 pick up... this is a 22km round
Golden Bay Air run an air service from Wellington to Takaka and can
organise a hire car for you.
Rental Cars in Nelson: In the city centre apex