Nelson: living the good life

Tucked away at the top of the south, way off State Highway 1, Nelson is a town of 50,000 people...


Nelson. © Alan Harris

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Abel Tasman Kayaks

Abel Tasman Kayaks was established in 1986, realising a vision to bring visitors into the glorious Abel Tasman National Park. Sea kayaking is such a . . . More . . . 

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Horoirangi Marine Reserve

The beautiful Horoirangi Marine Reserve lies north of Nelson city, along the eastern side of Tasman Bay.  Read the story . . . 

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Pohara Beach TOP 10 Holiday Park

Welcome to Pohara Beach TOP 10 Holiday Park. As the closest Holiday Park to the pristine northern end of the Abel Tasman National Park where . . . More . . . 

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Kahurangi Marine Reserve

North of Kahurangi Marine reserve is a remote wilderness visited more by seals than humans. Read the story . . . 

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Wakatu Hotel

Central Location, FREE Wifi The Wakatu Hotel - A True Colonial Pub. The popular Wakatu Hotel is situated in the heart of Nelson. . . . More . . . 

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Farewell Spit: a sandy phenomenon

At the western end of Cook Strait, extending 35km east in a pleasant, sweeping arc east from Cape Farewell, the northernmost extremity of the South Island,  Farewell Spit is the longest natural sandbar in the world. Read the story . . . 

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Abelia Motor Lodge

Mountain views. Pleasant complex. Comfort and clean room with friendly host. Enjoy the sun and panoramic views from your room. Only a 7-minute drive to . . . More . . . 

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Taranaki's gardens: a sight to make the heart sing

Taranaki's gardens are a sight to make the heart sing — especially since you don’t have to do the weeding. Read the story . . . 

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Tudor Lodge Motel

Situated in a prime location, 400m from Tahunanui Beach Nelson, Tudor Lodge Motel combines period-style and modern comfort, offering quality accommodation with all modern facilities, . . . More . . . 

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MTB the Rameka Track: gut-busting fun

Mountain bikes are forbidden from the Abel Tasman National Park — all except for one section, the Rameka Track from Takaka Hill down into the Rameka Gorge. Read the story . . . 

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Arcadia Motel

For a great vacation at a super location stay with us here at the Arcadia Nelson. Just a short walk down to the idyllic Tahunanui . . . More . . . 

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Boating: Kiwis on the water

Writer and passionate sailor Sarah Ell thinks we should all dedicate some time to messing about in boats this summer . . .  Read the story . . . 

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Abel Tasman Ocean View Chalets

RELAX - DREAM - BREAKAWAY FROM THE EVERYDAY. Superb location overlooking Marahau Beach, nestled along the bushline offering panoramic views towards the islands, Tasman Bay, . . . More . . . 

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Nelson Lakes National Park: New Zealand’s Lakes District

Nelson Lakes National Park lies at the head of the Southern Alps and features majestic mountain ranges and the breathtaking lakes of Rotoroa and Rotoiti at its very heart. Read the story . . . 

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Nelson City TOP 10 Holiday Park

FUN, FUN, FUN IN THE SUN! CLOSEST HOLIDAY PARK TO THE CENTRE OF NELSON!We are only a leisurely walk or a very short drive from . . . More . . . 

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Loved by the locals: Nelson

Enjoy cafes, galleries and good beer in the centre of New Zealand. Read the story . . . 

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