Peaceful modern cottage in bush environment

Flat or duplex | Kaiteriteri | #20688

9.7/10 (28 ratings)
  • 2 people
  • Studio
  • 1 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Quiet peaceful location. Summers here are renowned, but don't forget spring & autumn opportunities.
  • Amid native growth and bird environment.
  • Friendly helpful hosts - living onsite & ensuring a high standard of cleanliness & preparation

Spacious studio unit with large conservatory which gets all afternoon sun until it sets. Off-street parking available.

1.2 kms from the beautiful golden sands of Kaiteriteri Beach. This is very popular for summer swimming/boating/paddle boarding/sailing and other water sports, and is a very safe swimming beach. Nearby estuary is a very popular water playground for young children.

1.5 kms from general store and restaurants at Kaiteriteri Beach - Shoreline and Beached Whale. 6.5 kms to restaurants in Marahau.

2 kms from mountain bike track with grades for all abilities.

Less than 8 kms to start of Abel Tasman National Park walking rack at Marahau. Tourist boats provide a variety of trips daily from Kaiteriteri Beach and from Marahau to and from various destinations within the Park, as well as a daily boat service from Kaiteriteri to Nelson and vice versa.

Explore the remote Golden Bay area - 1 hour to Takaka, and a further hour to Farewell Spit. Eco tours along the spit in 4-wheel drive vehicles are available but dependent on tides.

Visit some of the many artists' galleries in the Tasman and Golden Bay areas.

Visit wineries in the Motueka/Moutere Valley/Mapua/Nelson areas - wine tours are available.

15 kms to Motueka shopping centre - churches, library, supermarkets, Sunday market, etc.

35 kms (approx. 40 mins) to Mapua for restaurants/fresh fish/Sunday market etc.

Spend a day visiting some of Nelson City's attractions - World of Wearable Arts and Classic Car Museums, Eyebright ("One of a Kind Store" - in its beautiful garden setting, Hoglund Glass, good shopping, etc.

Approx. 1 hour from Nelson Airport.

Visit Ngarua Caves or Harwood's Hole on Takaka Hill - 1/2 hr drive, and then walk through beech forest to Harwood's Hole.


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • DVD player
  • Easy access
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bed layouts

  • Studio unit

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Cleaning: Visitors to clean-up and leave the property as found.
  • Extras: Linen FREE (included)
Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Low season
27-Jun-17 to 11-Oct-17
$120/night $120/night
Shoulder season
12-Oct-17 to 14-Dec-17
$150/night $150/night
High Season
15-Dec-17 to 19-Feb-18
$200/night $200/night
Shoulder season
20-Feb-18 to 30-Apr-18
$150/night $150/night
Low season
01-May-18 to 27-Sep-18
$120/night $120/night

*Pricing may vary depending on the dates you choose and the number of guests. Additional charges (extras) and minimum stay criteria may also apply. Service fees may also apply.

Reviews (32)

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  • As above - nice place with all you need and in a...

    As above - nice place with all you need and in a quiet location.

    TimM9373 100%|1x Mar 2017

  • The batch is perfect for a couple

    The batch is perfect for a couple. Wonderful sun room to have breakfast or home cooked meal. The batch is spotlessly clean. Location is just a few minutes from beaches and fun things to do.

    Linwood 100%|1x Jan 2017

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thanks so much, Linwood. Lovely to meet you both. Pleased you enjoyed your stay.

    Ray_GwenGr1 100%|64x

  • Charming little and peaceful cottage

    Charming little and peaceful cottage

    KamilaV9 100%|2x Aug 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thank you for your kind comments.

    Ray_GwenGr1 100%|64x

  • A great place to stay, and the owners are really hospitable and...

    A great place to stay, and the owners are really hospitable and friendly.

    HelenMa11 100%|5x Apr 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thank you for your kind comments, Helen. We enjoyed meeting you and having you stay.

    Ray_GwenGr1 100%|64x

  • Beautiful peaceful place, room was very clean and tidy

    Beautiful peaceful place, room was very clean and tidy.

    BaileyDe1 100%|1x Mar 2016

    Owner/manager responds:

    Thank you. We enjoyed having you stay in our cottage.

    Ray_GwenGr1 100%|64x

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