The House is very cute , bigger than we though it,was. Clean and very tidy. It has alot of information about activities we could do. The wi-fi conection is great ( fast of other in the hole… More
30 Jul 2015
"What A Great Place To Stay"
I booked this place to stay with family after we had all attended a wedding in Havelock so we could chill out for a couple of days. I only wish we had had longer. It was wonderful. Wonderful views, wo… More
17 Mar 2015
"Ideal holiday venue."
Great service from an owner with an eye for detail. This is a fantastic holiday home on an elevated site with great views over the bay. The rooms are furnished to a very high standard and are very com… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
Gail and Murray wanted to create a place to stay, away from the mass market accommodation, a place where guests can enjoy the peace and quiet of Island life. Drive to the wharf and we will whisk you across to your Island paradise in just a few minutes.
21 Mar 2015
"Great stay at Jackett Island"
We had a great week at Jackett Island. Thanks to Gail, Murray and Buck for your hospitality. We enjoyed the beach, BBQ, fishing and exploring the island. The island, especially the beach, is very suit… More
1 Mar 2015
the island getaway was a perfect stay and break for us. We were on our honeymoon and having some chill/luxury time after kayaking/tenting in Abel Tasman. We stayed 3 nights.
The place is incredibly… More
13 Sep 2015
"Simply amazing "
My family and I had the pleasure of a two-night stay on the supremely beautiful Jackett Island. Gorgeous and peaceful this is the perfect place to relax.
Too many highlights to mention, our stay kic… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Kaiteriteri Beach with its golden sands and clear green/blue water is a must see if you are contemplating a visit to beautiful New Zealand. Our cottage is located 1.5 kms from the beach, and we have lovely views of Tasman Bay from our property.
Boats leave daily nearby …see more
25 Apr 2015
"Great base for Abel Tasman exploration."
My girlfriend and I stayed in the single bedroom cottage at the rear of the property in late March. The cottage is well equipped with a large comfortable bed, and a lovely BBQ on the decking area over… More
Thank you so much for your generous review. We are so glad it met (or exceeded) your expectations. It was our real pleasure to have you staying and to be able to share our beautiful environment with you. Thank you so much for leaving the cottage so clean and tidy. Do come again on your next visit to New Zealand!
3 Mar 2015
"Idyllic location and fantastic hosts!"
What a lovely and relaxing place to stay for a few days or longer. We booked the one bedroom cottage early March for three nights and it completely exceeded our most optimistic expectations. Ray and G… More
Thank you so much for your review and very favourable comments. We are delighted you enjoyed the cottage and its environment. It was our pleasure to have you staying, and to get to know you. Thank you for leaving the cottage so clean and tidy. We look forward to your return!
This is a lovely property for one couple with kids. We stayed with two couples because the website had listed the property as having two bathrooms, but what this meant was one shower with one either s… More
"Superb house, excellent location.. very comfortable"
We used the glass house for couple of nights while we traveled the north of the south island. The house was amazing with stunning views. The standard of accommodation was extremely high. Linen was so… More
Thanks for your kind feedback, so glad you enjoyed your stay!
We stayed here for 6 nights. Beautifully designed house surrounded by trees all around. Open the double sliding doors for an indoor /outdoor living.
The place is on one of the top ten places to stay… More
18 Nov 2015
Travelling as extended family of 7 to a wedding, we booked the Treehouse as it was in the perfect location for us and we felt it would offer enough space for everybody who was coming along.
On first … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.05 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Not beach front but oh so close.Halfway between Nelson and Abel Tasman National park, in the heart of the wine and art that this region is so famous for. …see more
22 Mar 2015
"a cosy cottage near the sea"
we really enjoyed our stay here. the cottage is obviously well loved and cared for and nestles in a lovely little garden. it was perfect fro our needs and we highly recommend it. guy and val sutton… More
24 Feb 2015
"It was the most beautiful place to stay during our tour to New Zealand."
I agree with the reviews of Dec. 2014 and Jan 2015. I recommend this property also for older travelers, but you must know, that the stairs are very steep to the second bedroom in the first floor..… More
23 Feb 2015
"Beautiful and well appointed getaway cottage"
I took my young daughter and friend for a few days, and we were so happy with this beautiful cottage. Perfect location for heading off to both Nelson and Kaiteriteri, or just hanging out in Mapua. The… More
Nearest beach 3 km; Not suitable for children; Car essential;
It's all here for your home away from home holiday. All photographs are taken locally by the owner. …see more
5 May 2015
"Impeccably clean, well appointed, hosts a font of local information."
The sun arcs over your front patio each day and the uber-friendly hosts offer suggestions on everything from local agriculture to local walks, art, and wine. Perfect, strong broadband and a large sele… More
Thank you Heidi for those kind words, we always like to ensure our guests have a pleasant stay in our Studio. May I just point out to readers of this review that the 'disco lights' mentioned above is in fact the LED rain shower that shows different colours according to the temperature of the water, a popular facility.
23 Dec 2015
"Luxury and Superior Service - A Gem of a Find!"
From the moment you pull in the drive of the Tasmangreen Studio you realize you are in the hands of true professionals who specialize in luxury accomodations. The beautiful gardens and outdoors set t… More
When we have guests like Roxa & Terry it makes Hosting a real pleasure. We feel honoured they traveled so many thousands of miles to our country and spent some time in our Studio. They were extremely polite and conscientious and we would be most happy to recommend them to other Hosts, and would welcome their return in the future..
9 Mar 2015
"An excellent base for exploring the Nelson/Abel Tasman area"
We stayed for 3 nights at the Tasman Green studio on a recent visit to South Island, New Zealand. The studio was spotless and very well appointed; Roger and Stephanie have thought of everything (and m… More
Thank you very much for placing this review, it was a pleasure to meet you both. The mountain bikes have been very popular as the Tasman Great Taste Trail becomes well known. We would be most happy to welcome you both again in the future.
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; No pets allowed;
Low impact, sustainable, ethnic, idyllic, eco, traditional, alternative ... are all words that describe the accommodations. Peaceful and secluded the panoramic night vista has not a single light visible, and all you can hear is the river below and the native owls ... …see more
9 Jan 2016
Our family had the pleasure of spending 5 nights in the unique Yurt and House Truck. The accommodation is situated in a peaceful and tranquil setting which is conducive to complete relaxation. You ove… More
Obviously sleeping in a boot is not something that you can do every day, only for that this place is amazing. The bed is very big and confortable, and the sweets that are waiting for you in the desk a… More
30 Jul 2013
"What a 'Bootiful' place to stay!"
We were treated to a night in The Boot while travelling NZ and it definitely met our expectations. Our hosts were attentive to our needs, providing bikes for us to ride to a local town, Mapua, for lun… More
12 Jun 2011
"A Romantic Magical fe days away"
I was looking for a place to spend a romantic few days away with my partner and found 'The Boot' on the internet. It sounded lovely so I booked for 4 nights.
Everything about 'The Boot' totally exce… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Glorious and secluded ex orchard worker's cottage.Bramley Cottage enjoys stunning views over the orchards, vineyards and the mountain ranges beyond. These ex orchard worker's cottages have been finished to a high standard with a relaxing, intimate environment. Call Anna …see more
Distance approx 13.46 miles from Kaiteriteri Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; No pets allowed;
Cottage is a studio room complete with queensize bed, small kitchenette, ensuite with shower over small bath plus laundry facilities. The two decks complete with chairs and tables allow full advantage of the morning and evening sun. Quiet & peaceful.
13 Aug 2015
"Lovely tranquil cottage "
Very comfortable and with a wonderfully peaceful feeling, Waterwheel Cottage proved the perfect getaway. Beautiful gardens, original artworks and nice touches like a homemade loaf of zucchini bread an… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 2 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Enjoy stunning views over the remaining orchards, vineyards and the mountain ranges with Mt Arthur rising majestically. These ex-orchard worker's cottages have been finished to a high standard with a relaxing, intimate environment, private gardens and decking. Toffee Ap …see more
Distance approx 13.48 miles from Kaiteriteri Show on Map
Nearest beach 10 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
Rocky Ridge Cottage will not disappoint, peaceful, relaxing, magnificent views, watch the sunset, enjoy a outdoor bath under the stars, sit around the outdoor fire pit. If you want a unique getaway this is the place for you. With the outdoor breakfast bar, fire pit with …see more
16 Apr 2015
"Perfect place to relax"
Thanks Jean for the use of your brilliant cottage. Rocky Ridge is perfectly positioned to explore Golden Bay and Abel Tasman., Takaka is nearby for fabulous meals in a variety of inexpensive places.
Thank you for staying with us, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you here again.
3 Feb 2015
Absolutely loved the immaculate cottage and its location. A very beautiful, tranquil spot yet close to Takaka township and beaches. The cottage was perfect for our family of four and our two young c… More
Thank you, it was a pleasure to have you here.
2 Feb 2015
"Remote Hideout behind the "Rocky Ridge""
After staying in the Rocky Ridge cottage for 9 nights it was very difficult to let go.
Not only is the place with everything you may ever need in a self-catering cottage, but also it is loverly situa… More
We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and would love for you to come and stay again
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 3 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Check Corru Gate, our other cottage on our 7 acres. 3 bdrm/arty/eco/child-friendly. NZ$100 cheaper per night …see more
23 Feb 2015
"Exceptional property and host"
Corru gate was everything we hoped for. We are 4 Canadian friends travelling throughout NZ and the 4 bedroom house was ideal. It was clean and well appointed, close to many of the towns, parks and sig… More
We loved hosting you and I'm so glad that our golfing and other recommendations were appreciated by you. Thanks so much for your glowing review. You are right - the Mapua/Nelson/Abel Tasman area is wonderful to experience. Pop over from Canada again!
Nearest beach 2 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
Corru Gate is stylish and different. City chic meets country style in this sunny, private, modern, designer, child-friendly 3 bedroom holiday home with an iconically Kiwi flavour set on a 2ha farm overlooking the Ruby Coast. Close to Abel Tasman and Nelson.3 min Mapua. …see more
23 Jan 2016
"Fantastic accomodations and hosts, great for kids!"
Wonderful accommodations and property - 3 year old son loved the trampoline, feeding the sheep/chickens and picking fresh lemons and plums. We were able to tour the country side on bikes rented from … More
Thanks Phil! You really made the most of your stay with your trips to the beaches and wineries and around the country routes using the tour guides we made. We're glad that you enjoyed the animals and fruit from our 7 acres too. And we feel humbled by your comments about Corru Gate being a wonderful find.
13 Jan 2016
"Perfect spot and so much to do"
We stayed a week at Corru Gate and would have liked to have stayed longer. Great little comfortable cottage with everything you need. Our son George (4) had a great time feeding the sheep and chicke… More
Wow! Thanks for the lovely review. It was great that you got to enjoy the property and the local beaches, artisans, wineries, countryside as well. As you say, the best of both worlds. Thanks, too, for leaving Corru Gate in such excellent condition.
Clean and tidy everywhere. Nothing too much trouble for the owener or staff.
Easy to get to the beach and surrounding areas.
Just a great place to stay, i cannot wait to spend time there again.
18 Jan 2016
Absolutely stunning accommodation Just yards from the beach. The views are amazing. The accommodation is spacious and spotlessly clean. Extremely helpful and pleasant owner. I would recommend thi… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 5 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Located in the heart of Tasman, one of New Zealand's most beautiful regions. The cottage's size, character and central location, make it the perfect retreat. Couples will love the private and intimate setting, and families have plenty to keep the kids entertained. …see more
6 Jan 2016
"A wonderful place to relax and listen to the birds"
We (2 parents and 2 children) arrived very weary after a long journey and were immediately pleased we'd booked Beech Hill house to restore ourselves. Nic had clearly put a lot of thought into the pla… More
This was a room in their private home. Very clean, quiet, good bed and bathroom. Lovely breakfast left for me as owners not there. If I can suggest, $135 for a night was far too cheap!… More
Thank you very much for your positive comments.We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us even though we did not get to meet you. Price was discounted because of our absence and we are glad that it all worked out well for you.Hopefully will meet another time!
10 Jan 2015
"Super gemütlich und freundlich"
Schon bei der Ankufnt fühlt man sich hier zu Hause. Dieses Privathaus ist liebevoll eingerichtet, sauber und der Garten lädt zum Verweilen ein. Die Besitzer sind sehr, sehr freundlich, hier gibt es … More
Danke sehr viel fur ihre freundliche Kommentare. Wir freuen uns, dass Sie ihren Aufenthalt bei uns genossen und hoffen, dass Sie einen wunderschonen Urlaub in Aotearoa hatte.
Thankyou very much for your kind comments. We arre glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you had a wonderful holiday in Aotearoa.
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
Modern, newly built, accommodation in Mapua village , with indoor-outdoor flow onto expansive decking for outdoor entertaining and polished concrete floors with underfloor heating for winter warmth. Walk to the restaurants cafes and shops on the Wharf. Mapua Accommodat …see more
29 Dec 2015
"Impeccable luxury in the perfect location."
These new, architecturally designed units are furnished to the highest standards. John is the most welcoming host and the units have everything you would need for an enjoyable stay in the beautiful A… More
Great to have you and your family stay with us. Looking forward to seeing you again in January.
7 Oct 2015
"Perfect holiday home"
I stayed at John and Lynne’s place for a week in July and had a fantastic time. The two units are separate from the main house and they are both spacious and luxurious, and there is everything you n… More
Thanks. You were terrific guests!
11 Jan 2016
"Amazing for visit of Nelson & Abel Tasman"
My family of 5 (3 adult children) stayed in the two apartments. They were amazing clean, fresh, all the amenities you would need and best of all, greatly located between the Nelson / Marlborough regio… More
Thanks Sita. You and your family definitely were doing the whirlwind tour. I hope it whetted your appetite for more of NZ. Enjoy the upcoming Texas spring time back home .....Cheers, John
We had planned for a few days during our NZ tour to enjoy the Nelson area. This lovely cottage was surprisingly spacious. Elspeth took time to help us to settle in quickly and let us know more about… More
17 Nov 2014
"Retro Cottage with Estuary views"
Quiet & Comfortable stay with changing scenery as the tide came came in and out.
A clean & well appointed cottage with all you could need for a break away.
Appreciated the information booklet and go… More
14 Nov 2014
"Superb in every way"
Miro Cottage is a former apple-pickers cottage in what is now a wine-producing area.
The cottage has recently had some refurbishment work including new kitchen equipment, new flooring and a new bathr… More
Wir waren für 4 Nächte im Miro Cottage. Dieses hat ein Schlaf- und ein Wohnzimmer, eine voll ausgestattete Küche, ein schönes Bad sowie einen kleinen privaten Garten mit Hängematte, mehreren Sitz… More
14 Feb 2015
"Perfectly beautiful south island stay for a family"
Mapua and Karaka courage are just darling and perfectly located. It is an easy drive to Abel Tasman for hiking, to Nelson for the beach or just staying put in this wonderful, scenic town. The … More
23 Jan 2015
"Everything has been thought of- quality and style!"
We stayed at the cottages with our 3 young children and Nana, and we just loved it. This is exactly how I would want my own wee bach- one day!- to be.
The setting was beautiful overlooking the inlet… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; Air conditioning;
Estuary Escape is an easy 2 minute stroll to the fabulous Mapua Wharf for good dining or a mooch around the shops. The property is a discrete getaway whilst being close to the sights and sounds of Mapua and the surrounding region. By car
Nelson - 30 mins
Motuka - 15 min …see more
Distance approx 15.81 miles from Kaiteriteri Show on Map
We have stayed here several times, sometimes with friends. It is the perfect place to relax and watch the water, sunrise, sunset, birdlife. I could never tire of the view.We are both partially disable… More
Thank you very much for your review. It is always a pleasure to welcome you and other guests and to help you achieve what you desire from your stay. See you again soon. Michelle
1 Nov 2015
"Awesome house with amazing view!"
We were on a road trip and choose this place to stay while passing through Nelson region. We stayed for 2 nights and loved it. Newly constructed, well maintained house with an awesome view. Easy to c… More
30 Oct 2015
Fantastic accommodation with stunning views. The owners are friendly and welcoming. All queries answered happily. Facilities are perfect and well equipped. Highly Recommend!… More
Thank you very much for your review. We are so pleased that we met your requirements. Look forward to welcoming you back for your next relaxing break. Michelle
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Air conditioning;
How many places sit directly on the beach and on a Golf course? Let Villa on the Bay give you the truly relaxing holiday you deserve.
This is a place where time no longer matters and the sound of the ocean and birdsong are really the only sounds to disturb your peace. T …see more
17 Sep 2014
"Absolutely Stunning Holiday Villa"
This villa has it all!! Comfort, luxury, views, location and facilties. The accomodation is five star. We were hard put to leave the villa each day to take advantage of the many activities in the s… More
Many thanks for your great review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope we see you again soon!
17 Apr 2014
"An amazing holiday place for the whole family!"
We were a family with grandparents, parents and children enjoying this beautiful and spacious villa. We did not miss anything in the villa and found plenty to do in the surroundings.
Beautiful beach… More
Many thanks for your great feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Villa on the Bay and hope to see you back here again! We have only recently joined Trip Advisor and hope this encourages more families and friends the opportunity to discover this very special part of New Zealand!
17 Apr 2014
"Glorious! The most beautiful house I have ever stayed in."
Wonderful house, wonderful location, fabulous coastal walks in Abel Tasman national park, wonderful busy walks including by nearby fresh water springs, and easy access to Farewell Spit. Highly recomme… More
Thank you for your great feedback! We are very happy you managed to explore some of the beautiful walks and scenery that Golden Bay has to offer and look forward to seeing you for your next Corporate Retreat!