Historic Felbridge Cottage

Cottage | Wakefield | #28913

9.6/10 (17 ratings)
  • 8 people
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 beds
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Kids ok
  • No Pets
  • No smoking


  • Located in a lovely village close to an amazing variety of attractions in the Nelson Region.
  • A great base to explore the Nelson Lakes, Nelson and Golden Bay areas.
  • Check out our website www.felbridge.co.nz for more information.

Wakefield is 30km south of Nelson City, a 25 minute drive. The village is home to a primary school, 4 churches, a doctors surgery and pharmacy. Several local shops and businesses thrive in the village and help to make it a wonderful place to live. The bakery and butchers are renown for quality, the Four Square supermarket is always busy, and two cafes provide a place for socialising for some time out.

Within Wakefield village, and all within walking distance of Felbridge House, there are:

•Tennis courts


•reserve and river walks

•the Nelson cycle trail

•Soccer and rugby grounds

•BBQ facilities in local reserve

•Purchase a key to the school swimming pool in the summer months

•2 cafes

•gift shop

The Nelson region is renown for being a diverse and exciting place to spend time. Within the region there is plenty to keep you occupied, including:

The Abel Tasman National Park – perfect for walking, boating, kayaking and exploring.

Horse Riding – Join Fiona on a one to five day horse trek through Nelson’s untamed back country.

Cycling – Tasman’s Great Taste Trail passes right through Wakefield. There are also numerous other biking tracks in the region that cater for all tastes and abilities.

Winerys – Nelson is a popular wine producing region and there are many winerys to sample and enjoy.

Food – the choice of places to eat and drink around Nelson is huge. All tastes and occasions can be catered for and the general quality of food and drink in the area is supreme.

Art – Nelson is renowned for its artistic community. Painters, writers, potters, stone masons, glass artists and jewellery makers are among the many talented artists that populate the region.

Markets – Nelson market is held on Saturday mornings and is a popular destination for locals and holiday makers alike.

Fishing – there are endless opportunities to fish in the Nelson area, from sea fishing in the Abel Tasman, to catching your own fresh water salmon for tea at Anatoki Salmon.

Special conditions: Smoking allowed outside only please. Pets allowed with prior approval


  • Barbecue - Gas
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Electric blankets
  • Freeview (TM)
  • Fridge
  • Heat pump - Aircon
  • Highchair
  • Internet (Broadband)
  • Microwave
  • Mobile coverage - Spark
  • Mobile coverage - Vodafone
  • Oven
  • Radio/Hi-Fi/Stereo
  • Shower
  • Spa pool
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

Bed layouts

  • 2nd Bedroom

    2 x Single bed

  • Bunk Room

    1 x Bunk bed

  • Lounge

    Combined living/sleeping area

    1 x Fold-out sofa bed

  • Main Bedroom

    1 x Queen bed

Availability & rates*

Maybe booked

  • Extras: Cleaning FREE (included); Linen FREE (included)
  • AA Smartfuel: Get 10c/litre fuel discount when you book and stay at this property for TWO nights or more [More info]

Rate period Week day Weekend/Holiday
Shoulder season tariff
25-Oct-16 to 30-Nov-16
$125+/night $125+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $15/night; Children: $10/night;
High season tariff
01-Dec-16 to 31-Mar-17
$175+/night $175+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
Low season tariff
01-Apr-17 to 30-Nov-17
$125+/night $125+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/night;
High season tariff
01-Dec-17 to 25-Jan-18
$175+/night $175+/night
For up to 4 people. Extra occupants: Adults: $10/night; Children: $10/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. Bookings paid for through Bookabach online payments incur a 3% credit card transaction fee.

Reviews (17)

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  • Great accommodation that exceeded my expectations

    Great accommodation that exceeded my expectations. Beautiful little cottage that has all the modern conveniences. Loved it, I will be back.

    Gordon Whitworth 100%|1x Oct 2016

  • Lovely grounds and lots to do

    Lovely grounds and lots to do. Spa to soak in, table tennis and more. Really stunning spot.

    genkerrnz 100%|1x May 2016

  • A very homely place with all that we needed

    A very homely place with all that we needed

    lynell156 100%|8x Apr 2016

  • Great place to stay

    Great place to stay

    angend661 100%|10x Mar 2016

  • A lovely property, very peaceful and quiet location, child friendly

    A lovely property, very peaceful and quiet location, child friendly. Well equipped with everything we might have needed, shame we only booked one night!

    KatieM3005 100%|6x Mar 2016

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