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Luxury Castle for Large Groups and Events in Nelson, New Zealand

3.9 10 Reviews

"Thank you very much for all your help organizing our wedding. We had a perfect day and couldn't imagine having our wedding anywhere else, The place i…"

  • Entire accommodation to yourself

    Enjoy having the accommodation to yourself; with all facilities for exclusive and private use

  • Perfect for hiking

    The host recommends this activity

  • Free cancellation if cancelled within 24 hours of confirmation and more than 15 days before check-in

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Entire Castle

Castle • 16 guests • 6 Private Bathrooms • Private Kitchen

About this place

The Mudcastle is nestled in the picturesque Neudorf Valley, a 45-minute drive from Nelson city. It offers self-catering accommodation in a stunning location, perfect for couples seeking complete privacy or for small groups wanting a unique getaway.
Hand-built using local materials by owners Kevin & Glenys, it’s surrounded by beautiful gardens which you’re welcome to relax in & minutes away from the region’s iconic wineries and many other attractions.
The owners live in separate quarters on the property. They will be there to welcome you and answer any questions you may have. Your group will be the only guests staying at the Mudcastle and you will have exclusive use of the entire Castle.
There are 3 suites with ensuite bathrooms. Additionally, the castle features 5 bedrooms all sharing three additional bathrooms comprising 3 toilets, 3 showers & 1 bath. All rooms have fluffy robes & slippers, complimentary toiletries & towels & heating. There’s a comfortable lounge area & library.

We encourage you to visit The Mudcastle website for full details on our unique accommodation. Up to 16 guests can spread out across 8 bedrooms. Up to 4 additional guests are permitted by arrangement only, on rollaway beds added to existing room configuration at $55 per bed per night.
# 1 The Peach Suite - queen bed & ensuite. Separate entrance, kitchenette & small dining area plus private plunge pool. Tea & coffee facilities.
#2 The Gold Turret - queen bed & ensuite. Located away from the main Castle. Tea & coffee facilities. The plush ensuite bathroom is located down a spiral staircase.
First Floor Suite & Rooms all offer beautiful views and space to relax.
#3 The Rose Suite - king bed, single bed & ensuite. Tea & coffee facilities.
#4 The Green Room - queen bed, shared bathroom facilities.
#5 The Yellow Room - double bed, shared bathroom facilities.
#6 The Pink Room - queen bed, shared bathroom facilities.
#7 The Apricot Room - single bed, shared bathroom facilities.
#8 The Lilac Room - twin single beds, shared bathroom facilities.
Rooms 7&8 are accessed via a second staircase.

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14 beds

  • 1 King-size bed

  • 4 Queen-size beds

  • 1 Double bed

  • single-bed

    4 Twin/Single beds

  • single-bed

    4 Extra Beds additional charge

Features and services

  • Wi-Fi/Internet

  • Private Kitchen

  • Bathtub

  • Heating

  • Private Outdoor pool

  • Hiking

  • Swimming

  • Fishing

  • Microwave

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Property reviews

3.9 - 10 Reviews

Accommodation rules

  • Check-in: 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM early check-in allowed additional charge
  • Check out: 10:00 AM late check-out allowed additional charge
  • No Infants allowed Under 2 years old

  • Children allowed 2-12 years old

  • No Pets allowed

  • No smoking

  • No parties

  • No events

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 featured on a UK television series called, "The World's Most Extreme Homes."

We encourage you to visit The Mudcastle website for full details on our unique accommodation.

Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.

Cancellation policy: Fifteen

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Free cancellation up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed.

After that 24 hours, cancel before and get a 50% refund.

Free cancellation up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least .

After that 24 hours, cancel before and get a 50% refund.

No refund if you cancel less than days before check in.

Free cancellation until .

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Location and surroundings

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Upper Moutere, South Island (New Zealand)

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Activities near Upper Moutere, South Island

  • Swimming on-site

  • Hiking

  • Water sports on-site

  • Biking on-site

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing on-site

  • surf-board

    Stand-up paddleboarding on-site

  • Fishing on-site

  • Boating/Sailing on-site

  • Wine tasting on-site

  • Meditation on-site

  • Wildlife watching on-site

  • Golfing on-site

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 adventures 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.