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Pet Friendly, Romantic Getaway or Family Retreat

2015  NZ Supreme Bach Of The Year -  Bookabach

2015 NZ Best Pet Friendly Property - Bookabach

Super Host - Airbnb

The cottage is situated in a quiet forest setting in Mahana, the centre of sunny Tasman's coastal belt. 

The close proximity to Wineries and Beaches, midway between Nelson City and Abel Tasman National Park, makes it the perfect getaway destination for a Romantic Getaway, or a Fantastic Family Holiday.

Couples will love the private and intimate setting, 
Children will be easily entertained, and Pets will love the space.

Stay in and relax, with under floor heating for added comfort and warmth in the cooler months., and in the warmer weather enjoy BBQ meals outside, in the relaxed forest setting.



Queen Bed


2 King Single Beds



Pet Friendly
Voted Best Pet Friendly Property in NZ 
Bring your pet on holiday with you
- Pets stay free - with prior approval
Glow Worms

Wander thru the forrest to visit the Glow Worms in the native gully at night 

Kids Outdoor Play Area


The Play House, Trampoline, Swing, and Sand Pit, are all set amongst the trees for the kids to enjoy

Walk Your Dog
Exercise your pet along the forest tracks
Visit Our Pets


Visit the Ponies and Goats, or play with the Dogs

Outdoor BBQ Area

Enjoy the Summer evenings in the relaxing BBQ area




Outside BBQ & Dining Area


Master Bedroom


Outside BBQ Area


Main Living Area


Master Bedroom


Main Living Area


Tree Swing


2nd Bedroom


Outdoor BBQ Area













Visit the many local wineries or visit the Rimu Bar at the Mapua Wharf to sample the lcoal wines

Abel Tasman National Park

Catch a tour operated boat or walk the track to see the beautiful Park

Beaches and Mountain Biking
Relax at the any of the safe local  swimming beaches, or bike the numerous Mountain Bike tracks 
Tasman Great Taste Trail


Cycle the Trail in either direction from Mapua, to Nelson via Rabbit Island or to Kaiteriteri

The Craft Brewers Capital


Enjoy the many local Craft Beers on tap thoughout the region

Mapua Wharf
Enjoy the local Cafes, Restaurants and Boutique Shops Wharf Side


"Best place of a 5 week trip to NZ. Super cool design, really kid friendly with loads for them to do and perfectly located. 30 mins to Nelson one way, 30 mins to Abel Tasman the other and Mapua and Rabbit Island on the doorstep. Loved it and could have stayed 2 weeks" - JC



Tel: +64 21 448 571

195 Dominion Rd, Mahana, Tasman, New Zealand

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