Majestic Castle in the Peaceful Countryside near Nelson, New Zealand

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Upper Moutere, South Island (New Zealand)
Nature Lodges
1 unit
16 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Jacuzzi/Hot Tub · Swimming pool

This majestic castle is located in the countryside near Nelson, New Zealand, and can accommodate six guests. There are eight bedrooms and eight bathrooms. Guests will find a queen-size bed in the first bedroom, a king-size bed and single-size bed in the second bedroom, a queen-size bed in the third bedroom, a double-size bed in the fourth bedroom, a double-size bed in the fifth bedroom, a queen-size bed in the sixth bedroom, a single-size bed in the seventh bedroom, and two single-size beds in the eighth bedroom.

The first three bathrooms each have a toilet, a sink, a bathtub, and a shower while the other five bathrooms each have a toilet and a sink, and contain three showers and a bathtub between them. Linens and towels are provided. Guests will also find a lounge, a library, a formal dining room, and a bar. Outside, they will find a terrace, a garden, a barbecue area, a swimming pool, and a hot tub. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, a fireplace, a baby grand piano, and a billiards table. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Pool table
  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Electric blankets
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • King-size bed
  • Hairdryer
  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Extra Bed additional charge
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Deck/Patio
  • Microwave
  • Shared Jacuzzi/Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Game room
  • Linens
  • Iron
  • Fireplace
  • Toiletries
  • Television
  • Dining table
  • Tea kettle
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Hammock
  • Highchair
  • Telescope

Inside, guests will enjoy Wi-Fi, a fireplace, a baby grand piano, a library, a bar, and a billiards table. Outside, they will enjoy a terrace, a garden, a barbecue area, a swimming pool, and a hot tub.

Complimentary breakfast is provided each morning with a number of options available, such as bacon, eggs, and croissants. Dinner can be provided with prior arrangements.

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Guest Services

  • Bar/Pub

This site can host weddings and other special events. Dinner can be provided with prior arrangements. Massage services can be provided as well. Guests should inquire with the host at the time of booking for more details.

Location + Surroundings

Located just outside Nelson, New Zealand, this magnificent castle is surrounded by peaceful, rolling countryside. To the east, guests will find Rabbit Island, Ruby Bay, and Tasman Bay. To the west, they will find Kahurangi National Park, which encompasses 1,745 square miles of pristine natural beauty. To the south, they will find Mount Richmond Forest Park, which offers 640 more square miles of forests and mountains, as well as Nelson Lakes National Park. The site is about 40 minutes from the city of Nelson and it is five hours north of Christchurch. The journey from Wellington takes about six and a half hours with ferry transportation included. Read More

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Bird watching
  • Meditation
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wine tasting
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Water sports
  • Stand-up paddleboarding

With Tasman Bay and three national parks nearby, guests will find an abundance of outdoor activity options in the surrounding area, including hiking, biking, rafting, sea-kayaking, cruising, sailing, jet boating, stand-up paddleboarding, kite surfing, fishing, and canyoning. Wine and beer aficionados can visit a number of boutique wineries and craft breweries in the region. Those craving adventure can go skydiving through Skydive Abel Tasman, and those seeking arts and culture can visit art galleries and museums, such as the Nelson Provincial Museum.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Events allowed
  • 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

Pets and smoking are not permitted.

This property has been featured as a top 10 wedding destination by Airbnb, in addition to being a finalist on the television show, "My House, My Castle" and selected by a U.K. film company for a television series called, "The World' Most Extreme Homes."

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