Gorgeous Cottage Rental near Abel Tasman National Park in Ruby Bay, New Zealand

Ruby Bay, South Island (New Zealand)
1 unit
4 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Barbecue

Boasting stunning views of Tasman Bay, this gorgeous cottage rental is located on New Zealand’s South Island in Ruby Bay, and is ideal for up to four glampers looking for a getaway to explore and enjoy the great outdoors.

This marvelous vacation rental has two bedrooms and a bathroom. The first bedroom features a king-size bed, while the second bedroom features two twin-size beds. The bathroom has a shower, a sink, and a toilet, as well as toiletries and a hairdryer. All linens and towels are provided.

The open-concept living room, kitchen, and dining room allows guests to interact at all times, no matter if they are cooking or resting on the sofa. The living area features a comfortable sofa and a flat-screen TV, making it the perfect place to kick back and relax after a day exploring nearby Abel Tasman National Park. When glampers get hungry they can make their way to the kitchen area, which features a stove, an oven, a refrigerator, a toaster, a coffee maker, and a microwave. There is also a dishwasher for easy cleanup. Guests can enjoy their culinary creations at the dining table with seating for four. Other amenities include access to laundry facilities and broadband Internet.

Outside, there is a lovely patio with a barbecue grill and garden furniture where guests can savor a mouth-watering meal, enjoy a glass of wine while admiring a magnificent sunset, or marvel at the twinkling stars in the midnight sky. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Electric blankets
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Hairdryer
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Linens
  • Toiletries
  • Television
  • Sound system
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Shared Barbecue

This wonderful escape has two accommodations, which have everything guests need for a comfortable stay. The host provides fine linens and plush towels. Glampers can pack light since there is a washer to keep all their belongings spick and span. Guests will have access to broadband Internet to keep in touch with loved ones back home. Both accommodations have a flat-screen TV complete with a DVD player. Additionally, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer are provided. Additionally, guests will have access to a lounge with a laptop computer.

Those staying in the suite will receive a complimentary, country-style breakfast during their stay. Tea, coffee, fruit juice, and water are always available. Furthermore, a complimentary drink in the guest lounge is provided every evening.

Outside, guests will find beautiful gardens they can wander through as they take in the breathtaking sea and mountain views.

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Guest Services

  • Breakfast

Location + Surroundings

  • Supermarket
  • Shopping

Nestled on a 15-acre property, this eco-friendly glamping site is located in Ruby Bay on New Zealand’s South Island. Motueka is about 15 miles away, while Nelson is about 20 miles away. Abel Tasman National Park, which boasts miles and miles of trails, is about 22 miles away. The Ngarua Limestone Caves are about 45 minutes away, while Kaiteriteri Beach, with its pristine waters, is about 30 minutes away. Kahurangi National Park, which is home to 18 different species of Native New Zealand birds, is also nearby. Read More


  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Bird watching
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wine tasting
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Water sports
  • Scuba diving

From hiking through miles and miles of rugged terrain to visiting local wineries for tours and tastings to teeing off at the nearby golf courses, there will never be a dull moment when staying at this fantastic glamping site. Nature enthusiasts can venture to Abel Tasman National Park where they can hike, bike, or horseback ride through the gorgeous wilderness and admire the beautiful local flora and fauna as they go along.

Those who enjoy water sports have several opportunities to go sailing, kayaking, canoeing, and boating while visiting Abel Tasman National Park. Nearby Kaiteriteri Beach is the perfect place to soak up the rays and splash about in the pristine water before heading to the Ngarua Limestone Caves and make their way through these ancient caverns. Keen fishermen can make their way to Golden Bay where they will be able to cast their lines and try to reel in trout or salmon. For those who want to discover the world under the sea, Golden Bay is a great place to go snorkeling or diving. Wine aficionados can head to Te Mania wineries for a tour and tasting after spending the morning local art galleries, such as Suter Art Gallery.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

  • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
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Additional Information

Smoking is not allowed.

Pets are not allowed, but a Labrador does live on the property.

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