No accommodation is available at the Mussel Inn but you are welcome to sleep in your car in the car park if you feel unsafe to drive. HOWEVER - THIS ONLY APPLIES TO PATRONS OF THE MUSSEL INN. If you are just looking for somewhere free to park up over night - look elsewhere! If you would like proper accommodation close to the Mussel Inn, check out the following:
Golden Bay Lodge - Upper Tukurua road. Beach front units.
Shambhala - backpackers - over the road, on the coast
Sunrise Apartment - at Shambhala
Laidback Lodge - an easy walk, just down the road
Golden Bay Holiday park - Tukurua
Somerset House - Collingwood
The Innlett - Pakawau
The Cockle - Pakawau
or if you fancy the sunset side of the Bay - Ratanui Lodge
For a list of other options throughout the Bay...
click here for Golden Bay's promotions association website