The Nelson Tasman region has a wealth of exclusive luxury lodges, international and award winning hotels, high quality motels, serviced apartments, camping grounds and holiday parks, holiday homes and farmstays, backpackers, hotels and wonderful down-to-earth luxury and boutique bed and breakfast establishments.

With over 160 listed accommodators, Nelson Tasman's hallmark of relaxed personal service is evident with unique motels on the seafront, historic bed and breakfasts, rambling holiday parks in the countryside, restored cottages and home-hosted stays on picturesque Nelson Tasman farms and orchards. The region will endear you to return and experience more. At the heart of an enjoyable Nelson Tasman holiday is the warm and hospitable welcome you'll receive.

We can also cater for large sports groups, tour groups, families and for those wanting a little something special. Both Nelson City and Tasman District councils produce information on freedom camping, in the region.  Click here for Nelson city information and here for Tasman District information.

Rates shown in the listings are as follows; minimum rate is off peak double and maximum rate is peak double, except in the case of Backpackers and Holiday Parks which is the lowest rate and the highest rate depending on the type of accommodation offered.


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Abel Tasman Overnight Aboard

Spend an evening in the aptly named Anchorage Bay and get a taste of all the Abel Tasman has to offer aboard our comfortable catamaran. This is a private charter for a small group of five or less with opportunities to kayak, stroll the beaches and tracks and stargaze in this Join us for an evening in the sheltered Anchorage Bay where you choose whether to relax on board, take one of the kayaks for a paddle, go for a swim or be dropped off for an evening bush walk when tracks are quieter. Our 13m catamaran 'Torea' is available for exclusive ... View details

Wilsons Beachfront Lodges Abel Tasman National Park

A genuine Kiwi welcome with hot showers and fine food in the Park. All-inclusive holidays at Torrent Bay Lodge and Meadowbank Homestead at Awaroa. No need for you to give up modern comforts to enjoy the tranquillity of Abel Tasman National Park after day visitors have left. Torrent Bay Lodge and Meadowbank Homestead at Awaroa provide the only lodge-style accommodation right on the beach within the Park boundaries, ideally spaced to explore the coast ... View details