We’ve got your Abel Tasman experience covered!

The Abel Tasman Centre is the departure point for walking, kayaking and boat trips in the Abel Tasman National Park.


The Abel Tasman Centre is proud to be a certified Zero Carbon business.

Located on the Marahau waterfront, the Abel Tasman Centre is the hub of the Abel Tasman Village.  The Centre is the booking office and check-in point for Marahau Water Taxis, Marahau Sea Kayaks, the Marahau Beach Camp and other local activities and accommodation options.  The Abel Tasman Centre is also a well stocked general store.  Hooked, the waterfront cafe and beer garden is located right next door.

New Zealand’s premier
sea kayaking

Guided and freedom kayak trips.
Experience the breath-taking beauty of the Abel Tasman National Park.


In the heart of the Abel Tasman village

The perfect base for your Abel Tasman National Park adventures.

Our classic Kiwi camping ground is just a few steps from the gorgeous Marahau beaches and the departure point for trips into the Abel Tasman National Park.  Set in peaceful surroundings among mature trees, Marahau Beach Camp offers tent and campervan / caravan sites, private cabins and a backpacker lodge.


Water transport in the Abel Tasman National Park

Find a trip to suit your needs! Short walks, long hikes, relaxed scenic cruises or simply a day at the beach.


World class
waterfront dining

Sensational waterfront cafe, beer garden and restaurant.

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With breathtaking views across Tasman Bay and cuisine created from the very best locally sourced produce, Hooked has been a favourite of locals and visitors for well over ten years.  Hooked has a sun-drenched dining area along the waterfront and a sheltered beer garden serving the finest local craft beers and wines.

About The Abel Tasman National Park

Our comprehensive guide to New Zealand’s most iconic national park.

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The Abel Tasman Centre
Marahau Waterfront
229 Sandy Bay – Marahau Road
Marahau 7197
New Zealand

 0800 80 80 18
 +64 3 527 8176