Tucked away at the top of the south, way off State Highway 1, Nelson is a town of 50,000 people...
The sun sets over Nelson city. © George Guille
Come and experience one of New Zealand's longest established art galleries, set in the beautiful Queens Gardens. Start your exploration of the artistic riches from . . . More . . .
Things to do
From fine dining to fresh fish, casual cafés, brew bars, raw food or a world of international flavours, you can taste it all in Nelson. Read the story . . .
We create precious jewellery of uncompromising beauty. All the work is handmade, original and crafted 'to be worn', including The World's Most Famous Ring - . . . More . . .
Refurbished, quiet self-contained air-conditioned smokefree 1-bedroom apartment/flat (sleeps 4, 2 in sofa bed). Quality and affordable accommodation. Off-street parking, private garden, sundeck with views. . . . More . . .
Locally owned and operated, Nelson Auto Rentals has a small fleet of modern cars, vans, and 4WDs. All vehicles are available 24 hours a day, . . . More . . .
Abel Tasman National Park
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 . . .
Nelson is the gateway city to one of New Zealand's most spectacular regions. With three National Parks on the doorstep, Nelson offers visitors a unique . . . More . . .
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 . . .
Cable Bay Adventure Park, 15 minutes from Nelson city, is where you can enjoy one of our immensely popular 4-Wheel Motorbike adventures. . . . More . . .
Feel the excitement as you enjoy a scenic flight with stunning views as you climb to altitude over snow-capped mountains, golden beaches and turquoise oceans...paradise. . . . More . . .
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 . . .
Excellent CENTRAL LOCATION - situated in a quiet street but only a 3min stroll to sunny Nelson's bustling town centre with shopping and restaurants, park . . . More . . .
Welcome to Nelson: haven for cyclists, art enthusiasts, lovers of craft beer and fine wines, and everyone in between. Located in the geographical centre of . . . More . . .
Choose from 2 hours to 5 days with cruising, walking, guided sea kayaking and beachfront lodge-stay options. Coach transfers from/to Nelson. . . . More . . .
Kaiteriteri is the destination to experience all year round! Located right on the beach front, we offer a range of accommodation from camping and budget . . . More . . .
A nature-land setting in Marahau. Tame farm animals and river swimming holes. Old Macdonalds Farm situated on 100 acres is the place to stay. . . . More . . .