Upper South Island and the West Coast Hotels

Split Apple Lodge B&B

  • 370 Kaiteriteri-Sandy Bay Rd Map It
  • Nelson

Pros

  • Convenience and beauty
  • Seaview rooms have private decks, comfortable beds

Cons

  • Steep access drive

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

With breathtaking views across Tasman Bay and the jumbled, forested-covered ridges of Abel Tasman National Park this purpose-built lodge-style B&B seems miles from civilization, but it's not. Just a 10-minute drive from Kaiteriteri takes you to boat trips into Abel Tasman National Park, great swimming beaches, and walking tracks. The massive lounge area creates a busy social hub with a log fire, open kitchen, and a beautiful native beech table. Outdoors, a huge wraparound deck provides a stunning setting for summer breakfasts, evening barbecues, and swapping travel stories. Six lodge rooms are spacious, some with ocean views, and you'll sleep well-tucked under the goose-feather duvets. Hosts Paulette and Bert are very welcoming. Chemical-free rain water is on tap. A home-cooked dinner is available by arrangement in winter.

Hotel Information

Address:

370 Kaiteriteri-Sandy Bay Rd, 4.5 km (2.8 mi) from Kaiteriteri, Nelson, Nelson, 7197, New Zealand

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Phone:

03-527–8502; 027-439–4009

Hotel Details:

  • 6 rooms
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 10/27/2015

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