Plan your stay - Accommodation

112 The Hangar

Categories: Accommodation
Located less than 1km from the Wakefield entrance to the Great Taste Trail you will find our luxurious, private accommodation offering nightly stays or longer on 40 acres of paradise. We are open all year around to make the most of our stunning Nelson weather with a spa pool and swimming pool covering all seasons for your stay. Along with bike storage and charging stations we provide breakfast and dinner on request to make your journey and stay easy with no need to carry anything, sit back when you arrive and let us look after you. Local guests are most welcome, talk to us about our deals. Cycle your own backyard and enjoy a break with friends and family! Maximum Occupancy 6 persons.
112 Pigeon Valley Road, Wakefield

Accent House B&B

Categories: Accommodation

We are both privileged and excited to be heading into our 2nd summer season as owners of The Boutique Bed and Breakfast “ACCENT HOUSE” in beautiful Mapua. We look forward to welcoming guests to Accent House which is set in an acre and a half of park like native landscaped gardens.

Recently a building which was specifically designed for cyclists on the Tasman Great Taste Trail and incorporates secure storage/parking/bike wash/visitors bathroom plus clothes washing and drying machines was added to the property.
Usage is not restricted to our guests. Passers by may appreciate using these facilities for a fee.
+64 3 540 3442
148 Aranui Road, Mapua, Nelson, New Zealand

Baton Country Escape

Categories: Accommodation

Halfway between Motueka and Tapawera will see you arrive at The Baton Country Escape, 1.4km from the Baton Bridge. A sunny three-bedroom home on a working farm awaits you with meals provided on request and a 'pay for what you use' fridge. Wifi, lockable double garage and bike charging facilities. A heat pump and a fireplace for winter travellers. 

+64 27 361 3553
144 Baton Valley Road, RD 1, Motueka

Baton Run Hut Haven

Categories: Accommodation
We provide cabin style accommodation and some basic rooms for cyclists. We are 13.5 km from the Baton Woodstock bridge and are stationed right next to the cyle trail swingbridge bridge that crosses the Baton river. We can provide food by arrangement and charging for E-bikes.

The Pedallers Nest is ideal for bike packers who wish to just stop one night. Located behind the main farm house you can enjoy a hot outside shower, and a cosy room to sleep. Also available is Honeywell Hut (sleeps 5) and Shepherds Rest (sleeps 2). Huts have been lovingly restored over the years with a ton of creative, rustic charm. Recycled timber, rescued from the farm has been used in the detail, including old bridge and cattle yard timber. 
03 522 4164
1360 Baton Valley Road

Bethany Park

Categories: Accommodation

Just off the golden sands of Kaiteriteri Beach with a 15 minute walk to waters edge, Bethany Park is located beside the Kaiteriteri Mountain Bike Park in the fabulous Tasman Bay. Bethany Park has many accommodation options and caters for all group sizes. Hop on your bike and explore all that the bike park has to offer from our front gate.

+64 3 527 8014
88 Martin Farm Road, RD2 Kaiteriteri, Tasman

Cherry Homestead

Categories: Accommodation

We welcome you to stay in our cute little farm cottage here at Cherry Homestead, an old tobacco farm converted into an organic small scale orchard.
The cottage is privately situated on the property and overlooking the farm and the Kahurangi mountains. The cottage is newly renovated and sleeps up to 5 people with 3 people in the little sleep out.

With the Great Taste Trail on our doorstep, it's the perfect stop to rest those tired legs. Offering a fully self-contained cottage, including private deck with BBQ, stunning view, on-site craft studio, we hope to make your stay an unforgettable one.

0277 635 871
1684 Motueka River West Bank Road, 7196 Motueka

Cycle Journeys

The South Island is home to some of the best Great Rides in New Zealand, and  this includes the Great Taste Trail. Come and explore the trail with our support and friendly advice. From bike hire to daily luggage transfers, shuttles to accommodation bookings, we can do everything to provide you an unforgettable self guided cycling experience.

Great Memories - No Worries

0800 22 44 75
117 St Vincent Street, Nelson

Eden's Edge Lodge and Cheese Shop

Categories: Accommodation

Peaceful and serene self-catering lodge with many amenities. Just 4 km from Motueka. Cheese shop on the lodge grounds.

+64 3 528 4242
137 Lodder Lane, RD3, Riwaka, Motueka

Hardy Street School House

Categories: Accommodation

Centrally located and set up for biking and other adventures, the Hardy Street School House is the perfect base for discovering the beautiful Nelson / Tasman region, and it’s only minutes’ walk to Nelson’s best Cafe’s, Restaurants and Bars.

Hardy Street School House is one of the oldest buildings in Nelson (1860). A full renovation was completed in 2023 to convert the interior into two contemporary, self-catering luxe apartments with either 2 bedrooms, 4 bedrooms or combined for 6 bedrooms (all rooms ensuite) for larger groups. Both apartments include secure bike storage and share a private decked courtyard, the perfect place for a post-exploration catch-up or unwind.


319 Hardy Street NELSON 7040

Hidden Sculpture Garden

A sculpture garden and galleries set in 5 acres of mature garden/forest with pond. Featuring the work of David Carson and varied New Zealand artists. Also  provide accommodation, with a cottage that sleeps 1 to 4 and house that sleeps up to 9.

021 522981
4854 Motueka Valley Highway

Kaiteriteri Recreation Reserve

Categories: Accommodation

Famous for it's Golden Sand beach and blue-green water, Kaiteriteri offers a well appointed Camp ground with Cabins, General Store, Restaurant and our Mountain Bike Park. Activities include Kayaking, Water Taxi tours to Abel Tasman National Park, walking tracks and Mini Golf. We are at the Northern end of the Great Taste Trail.

The Tasman region is famous for its produce, both from the water and the land, there is no better place to enjoy this than Waterfront Restaurant at Kaiteriteri. Our head chef and his team have created menus showcasing local produce. The dining experience is enhanced with a fine selection of Tasman wines and craft beers. Based at the world renowned Kaiteriteri Beach, we are delighted to offer exceptional dining in a relaxed coastal environment.

+64 3 527 8010
5 Kaiteriteri-Sandy Bay Road, Kaiteriteri

Kimi Ora Eco Resort Ltd

Just a 10-minute walk from Kaiteriteri Beach, Kimi Ora Eco Resort offers rooms with a balcony and sea views. Guests enjoy free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and a range of luxury facilities including a spa and wellness centre.

Kimi Ora is a 10-minute drive from Abel Tasman National Park and a 50-minute drive from Golden Bay. Nelson Airport is a 1-hour drive away.

All rooms offer a kitchen or a kitchenette. They feature a dining and lounge area with a satellite flat-screen TV and a DVD player. Some rooms boast a fireplace, a spa bath, air-conditioning or BBQ facilities.

Enjoy a swim in the heated indoor or outdoor pools, or warm up in the hot tubs, steam room or saunas. The games room features a billiards and table tennis table. You can make use of free guest bicycles and mountain bike hire, to explore the famous Kaiteriteri Mountain Bike Park.

Kimi Ora Restaurant serves vegetarian cuisine. Your free continental buffet breakfast includes cereals, organic cheese and yoghurt, fresh fruit salad, toasts, spreads, nuts, juice and organic tea and coffee.

+64 3 527 8027
99 Martin Farm Road, Kaiteriteri, Motueka, 7197

Knott Home

Categories: Accommodation

Knott Home is located in the heart of Brightwater and is on the Tasman Great Taste Cycle Trail.  Situated opposite HQ café where you can enjoy a gourmet breakfast or brunch or a glass of wine with lunch options. Easy 2-minute walking distance to other local amenities.  Surrounded by local wineries and well known for growing great Hops, Brightwater is a great place to base yourself so you can explore the great outdoors. 

Knott Home is a quiet oasis that offers several different accommodation options. Accommodation is separate/stand alone to our private home and your privacy well be respected. Set at the rear of the property and surrounded by a private and fully fenced garden area with a swimming pool and spa you will be able to sit back and relax in the outdoor seating areas whilst you enjoy the many local amenities at hand.

Off road parking and easy self- check in with lock box access makes it a simple and hassle-free arrival process. Ample space for bike parking.

+64 021 302-397
31 Ellis Street, Brightwater

Mapua Leisure Park

Categories: Accommodation

Relax in spacious park like setting.  We are a short distance from the Mapua ferry, cafes, bars, restaurants and local galleries. Our accommodation ranges from cabins, chalets to motels. We have a large number of camp sites – powered and non powered.

+64 3 540 2666
33 Toru Street, Mapua, 7005


Categories: Accommodation

Mapua41South is where coastal charm meets modern comfort! Modern boutique accommodation in the heart of Mapua, a friendly seaside village nestled between Nelson and the stunning Abel Tasman National Park.

Two architecturally designed units offer stylish boutique accommodation with indoor-outdoor flow onto expansive decking. Both the Orange Apartment, a one bedroom, self-contained apartment and the Blue Studio, a fully equipped studio unit, offer a warm and comfortable base. Booking both units simultaneously allows intimacy and privacy for larger groups, extended families, etc (up to a max of 6 people).

+64 21 2692855
53a Aranui Rd, Mapua

Motueka TOP 10 Holiday Park

Categories: Accommodation

Relax in park like setting amongst mature trees & native birds. Walking distance to town for cafes, shops & supermarket. A range of quality affordable accommodation from cabins through to studio, one, two & 3 bedroom motels. Bike & luggage storage available. Full ticketing service for local attractions.

+64 3 528 7189
10 Fearon Street, Motueka

Nelson City Top 10 Holiday Park & Motels

Categories: Accommodation

We are the closest Holiday Park to Nelson City and within walking distance to shops, supermarket & cafes. We offer a range of quality affordable accommodation – studio & 1 bedroom  motels, cabins & sites. Communal kitchen with outdoor BBQ area - great for group gatherings. Qualmark rated 4 star plus.

+64 800 778 898
230 Vanguard Street, Nelson

Palms Motel

Categories: Accommodation

We are situated at the beginning of the Great Taste Trail and we have a bike lock up room. Our motel is close to all local amenities. The fully fenced swimming pool is heated in summer and in the pool area is a large electric barbecue and dining area.

+64 3 546 7770
5 Paru Paru Road, Nelson

Parkside Motel

Categories: Accommodation

Perfectly positioned on the southern entrance to Nelson, Parkside Motel offers 13 modern, spacious, sunny, Qualmark Four Star Plus rated accommodation. Relax in comfort after exploring the readily accessible activities on offer in the Nelson and Tasman districts.  150m from the cycle trail which passes on the other side of Jubilee Park.  Just 10 minutes drive from Nelson Airport and 15 minutes from Nelson City’s centre. Sandy beaches, vineyards, craft studios are nearby. Richmond’s business centre with shopping and restaurants are conveniently within walking distance.

All of our quiet units have self-catering facilities and are serviced daily.  Choose between spacious studio and standard and executive one bedroom units, some with spa baths, and roomy two bedroom units. Almost all rooms have balconies or patios with views over the swimming pool, the adjoining park and out to the Mt Arthur Range and Kahurangi National Park. Bike stands a guest laundry and barbeque are available for you to use.

+64 3 544 2264
42 Gladstone Road, Richmond

River Island Cottage

Categories: Accommodation

This delightful cottage is situated right alongside the Baton Valley section of the Great Taste Trail - 3kms up the Baton Valley Road from the Woodstock intersection. Peaceful and secluded, it is the perfect place to rest up and enjoy a true back country experience. Wake up to the sound of bird song and a view of the beautiful Baton River. Great value at $120 per night for 3.  The cottage has one queen size bed and one single, a well equipped kitchen and BBQ. It features an enclosed outdoor shower and a traditional composting toilet. Free wifi.

Additional accommodation may  be available on request.

+64 21 543384 +64 River Island
305 Baton Valley Rd, RD1 Motueka

Rutherford Hotel Nelson - A Heritage Hotel

Rutherford Hotel’s central city location provides a gateway to many of the great cycle ways the region has to offer.

+64 3 548 2299
Trafalgar Square, Nelson, 7040

Snowball Manor

Categories: Accommodation

Snowball Manor offers a rural retreat in Wakefield. Enjoy the comfort of this modern and luxurious bed and breakfast set in 16 acres and just 100m off the Great Taste Trail. 

Main House:

  • Two queen sized bedrooms, both with ensuites and French doors that lead into the garden
  • One room with twin beds and ensuite
  • All bedrooms have underfloor heating and heated towel rails
  • Quality linens and towels
  • Spectacular garden and farm to explore
  • Large outdoor patio which is great for a BBQ and entertaining
  • Access to laundry facilities
  • Spacious living and kitchen with separate lounge - enjoy the home theatre with surround sound
  • Gourmet breakfast
  • Drying room for wet clothing and boots

 Snowball Manor Cottage:

  • One double room and one twin room
  • One bathroom with separate toilet and vanity
+64 3 5418972
71 Pigeon Valley Road

Tahuna Beach Holiday Park

Categories: Accommodation

Nelson's Tāhuna Beach Holiday Park and Motel is the ideal base for your cycling holiday, situated five minutes’ ride from Nelson’s city centre and on the coastal link track to Tasman's Great Taste Trail. Whether you're here to ride the cycle trails or just relax pre or post adventure, Tāhuna Beach Holiday Park has a comprehensive range of accommodation from camping sites and cabins to studios and motel units, plus storage facilities available for bikes.  Direct access to the beach with plenty of recreational activities and cafes and bars within walking distance.

+64 800 500 501
70 Beach Road, Tahunanui, Nelson

Tasman View Accommodation

Categories: Accommodation

Tasman View Accommodation is a unique property offering stylish boutique accommodation, situated on a private farmland setting, directly on the Tasman Great Taste Cycle Trail.  Established on the ridge separating the Moutere Valley from the coastal Mariri area, it offers 360° panoramic mountain and sea views.
We offer the option of 3 self-contained attached double units, each with a separate external entrance. Unpack your bags and make yourself at home in our gorgeous retreat. It is great for couples, small groups or families looking for a relaxing time away from it all. You can enjoy a picnic by one of our natural ponds, a stroll around our 8.6ha farmlands or relax on our private guest outdoor deck whilst taking in the breath-taking views of the region.

+64 21 119 2239
903 Tasman View Rd, Lower Moutere

Tasman Village Cottage

Categories: Accommodation

Beautiful self catering or catered cottage situated in a half acre garden filled with roses, peonies, lavenders, fruit trees, large vegetable garden and abundant bird life.  The cottage has its own entrance and drive well seperated from the house for privacy.  Conveniently located 200m away from The Great Taste Cycle Trail for both cycling and walking. 

+64 3 526-6155
20 Baldwin Road, Tasman, Lower Moutere

The Pear Orchard Lodge

Categories: Accommodation

The Pear Orchard Lodge is a peaceful, self-catering lodge on a working orchard with beautiful sunny rooms, excellent facilities, friendly hosts, and amazing views in the heart of the Nelson Tasman region. Ideal for groups, events, and individual travelers. Sleeps up to 20 people in a variety of room options.

Linen, towels, toiletries, hairdryer, etc all included. E-bike charging stations. Complimentary tea and coffee. Breakfast optional. Enquire about catering options and supermarket deliveries.

+64 3 544 5361
569 Hill Street South, Hope, Richmond 7081

The Wakefield Hotel

The Wakefield Hotel was originally built in 1867 and offers a fantastic restaurant dining experience as well as a full bar snack menu available daily. The Wakefield Hotel has also recently undergone extensive upgrades and redesign of the hotel, gaming room, bar and bedrooms - now boasting double rooms with or without ensuite as well as twin shares and family rooms.

Rob - the Wakefield Hotel's friendly onsite manager, offers a full continental Bed & Breakfast service as well as organising packed lunches for day tripping guests who wish to explore some of Wakefield's hidden treasures.

+64 3 541 8006
48 Edward Street, Wakefield

Totara House

Categories: Accommodation

Totara House is a boutique-styled country Devon long house, located 10 mins walking distance to our beautiful village of Wakefield. Only 10 mins bike ride to the entrance to the Great Taste Trail. We have plenty of power points for your bikes if you have E-bikes.

Our accommodation can offer nighty stays or longer and we are open all year round. We provide continental breakfast in your private room and plenty of tea and coffee.

We have country gardens, they are amazing in the spring and summer months. Totara House provides a warm and friendly atmosphere for you to enjoy.

Maximum occupancy is 4 persons. Local guests are always welcome.

Wakefield, Tasman.